Alison Saar: of Aether and Earthe

Publication Date 2020
Hardcover, 9.5 x 12.7 inches, 164 pp.,
The first extended monograph on Saar, featuring older and more recent works, gorgeously bound in cloth with embossed details.

Alison Saar: of Aether and Earthe has been named on of the 15 best Black art books of 2020 by Culture Type – an essential resource focused on visual art from a Black perspective that explores the intersection of art, history, and culture.

Preface by Judith Tuch, Fellows of Contemporary Art
Foreword, Leslie Ito and Sancho Lobis
Alison Saar’s Radical Art of Sustenance, Rebecca C. McGrew
Perched, Evie Shockley
Between What We See, Alison Saar and Irene Tsatsos in Conversation
Alison Saar, Alchemist: “the hand is in the making of textures,” Christina Sharpe
Show Us What You’re Made Of, Camille T. Dungy
Still Waiting, Harryette Mullen
Autobiographical Timeline, Alison Saar
Exhibition Checklist
Contributor Biographies


Curators Award

Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe

September 1, 2021 - December 18, 2021
Curated by: Rebecca McGrew, Irene Tsatsos
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