Artists on Artworks—Ariel Goldberg on Berenice Abbott’s New York Album, 1929



Date and Time

Friday, June 16, 2023

6–7:00 pm

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Ariel Goldberg, writer, curator, and photographer

Join writer, curator, and photographer Ariel Goldberg for an in-depth look at works in the exhibition Berenice Abbott's New York Album, 1929. Goldberg’s forthcoming novel, A Century, is based on the creative and intimate lives of photographer Berenice Abbott and her longtime partner, art critic Elizabeth McCausland. Goldberg will provide insight into their creative practice and share excerpts from the novel. Presented in celebration of LGBTQIA+ Pride Month and in conjunction with the exhibition Berenice Abbott's New York Album, 1929.

Learn more about Ariel Goldberg.

Free with Museum admission, though advance registration is required. Note: Space is limited; first come, first served. Registration does not guarantee admission once the event reaches capacity.

Masks are strongly recommended. See our visitor guidelines.

Assistive listening devices with headsets or neck loops are available from the Ticketing Center in the Great Hall. We encourage you to bring your own headphones. For other access accommodations, contact or 212-650-2010.

Image: Berenice Abbott (American, 1898–1991). [Album Page: Midtown, Twenty-third Street Vicinity, Manhattan] (detail). Image: 7.9 x 5.4 cm (3 1/8 x 2 1/8 in.), sheet: 9 x 6.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.), album page: 25.4 x 33.3 cm (10 x 13 1/8 in.), irregular. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Emanuel Gerard, 1982 (1982.1180.34–.41) © Berenice Abbott / Commerce Graphics Ltd. Inc.



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