Betye Saar: Drifting Toward Twilight

Presented alongside “Betye Saar: Drifting Toward Twilight,” now on view at The Huntington until November 25, 2025, is a short documentary featuring the 97-year-old artist discussing her family and childhood in Pasadena and Los Angeles, her prolific career engaging relics of racism, spirituality, and the natural world, and her eclectic creative process. Follow Betye around the Huntington’s gardens as she selects natural materials for the new site-specific installation and speaks with her granddaughter and East of Borneo contributor Sóla Saar Agustsson about her work and inspirations.

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Vivian Chang on November 13, 2023