Co-curator Norman Neuerburg, PhD., is a historical consultant, the designer of the Getty Museum and a leading authority on “Santos.”
TODOS SANTOS featured the distinctive religious images of New Mexico, Mexico, the Philippines, Lithuania and Italy. These “Santos” were made for use in both church and home by artists desiring to express their faith and devotion.
The exhibition was sponsored by and installed at All Hallows Church in La Jolla, California, as part of Mingei International’s Outreach Program.
One of a Kind
Featuring jewelry, body ornaments and a collection of knitted and crocheted wire hanging flowers and sea creatures by internationally-renowned artist, Arline Fisch.
An intimate exhibition in the Museum’s Theater Gallery featuring a selection of shadow puppets from Indonesia.
Pre-Columbian Art from Mingei's Collection
Part of the Getty Center-led initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, this exhibition offers the most comprehensive presentation to date of the Museum’s significant holdings of objects used by people from the ancient cultures of Mexico, Central and South America.
Recycled and Embroidered Textiles of Bengal
Featuring approximately 40 kantha (decorative stitched quilting made from recycled sari) from the Museum's permanent collection.