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The Exhibition

The installation of Barbara Ellmann’s work at the Richmond Center for Visual Art consists of 100 paintings and over 200 drawings. The grids, composed by the curator and the artist are site-specific and unfixed, and for the first time, visitors to the gallery are welcome to suggest permutations of one of the arrangements…


Visual Information Lab

The Lab is an interactive area within the exhibition that provides cues and contextual information that are strictly visual, to inspire stronger connections with the work as viewers move back out into the space and get a second look…


Collaborating Partners

AN OPEN BOOK was developed as both an exhibition and education initiative and the overall project with its many components is a result of the work of several contributors. Learn more about them here, and learn the structure of the exhibition and programming here