Modern Artifacts 5: Early Registration


A selection of pages from the Museum of Modern Art’s first guest book, (signed by Mies van der Rohe, Bette Davis, Albert Einstein, and many more) is the latest offering in a series presented in cooperation with Museum's Archives.

Chief of Archives, Library, and Research Collections at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, Michelle Elligott recently organized Devenir moderne, part of the MoMA exhibition Être moderne at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris. She coedited the book Art in Our Time: A Chronicle of the Museum of Modern Art and cocurated MoMA’s 1969 exhibition; her book on Rene d’Harnoncourt will be published this fall.