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Tom Fels

Tom Fels' four years on a communal farm provide the background for Farm Friends. Following these years (1969-73) he spent five years as a college administrator before becoming a full-time curator and writer. Some of his many exhibitions have been presented at the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam and the J. Paul Getty Museum in California. His most recent book was nominated for the Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Award, the Philip Johnson Award, and the Wittenborn Memorial Award. Named a fellow of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and of the Huntington Library, he lives with his wife in North Bennington, Vermont.

    Tom's Books

    Farm Friends

    From the Late Sixties to the West Seventies and Beyond

    Farm Friends is a memoir and a study of the generation of the 1960s. Beginning on a communal farm in 1969, it continues as a personal chronicle of the author and his extended family up to the present day.

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