Athenaeum Music & Arts Library North Reading Room

North Reading Room


Yours in Food

May 11–July 6, 2019

Opening Reception: Friday, May 10, 6:30-8:30 PM


With John Baldessari’s Yours in Food as an inspiration, we will present artists’ books from the Athenaeum collection in our North Reading Room from May 11 to July 6. Other books in the exhibition include Babycakes with Weights (Ed Ruscha), Al’s Cafe (Allen Rupperserg), The Beautiful Waitress (Jo Harvey Allen), Bon Bon Mots (Julie Chen), Favorite Herbs (Sara Rosenbluth), Honey by the Water (Ian Hamilton Finlay), The Last French-Fried Potato and Other Poems (Emmet Williams), and Lemons Descending (Michael Kuch). Surely a feast for your eyes.