Book + Art

A Mash-Up for Art and Book Lovers!

Read the featured book in advance, then join other guests, Museum and Library staff for a lively book discussion and talk on a related artwork.

Reserve a copy of the book at

Book + Art

Saturday, March 2 / 2PM-3PM

Stiller Auditorium

Featuring The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray and The French Collection Part II, #12, Moroccan Holiday, 1997 by Faith Ringgold. The Personal Librarian is a remarkable novel about J.P. Morgan’s personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene, who became one of the most powerful women in New York, a Black American woman who was forced to hide her identity in order to leave a lasting legacy that enriched our nation.

Space is limited. Online registration required.

This is a FREE program.

This program was made possible in partnership with the Palm Beach County Library System. 

Support for this program was provided by the Marcia Mahon Education Endowment Fund and the Maurer Family Fund for Arts Education Endowment.