Herb & Dorothy @ Documentary – Trailer
June 5, 2009
Posted by on
Director Megumi Sasaki captures Librarian Dorothy Vogel and her Postal Service husband Herb Vogel and their passion for collecting art, spanning four decades. Herb and Dorothy Vogel befriended the artists of their 4,000 plus collection. Herb & Dorothy opens in theaters today.
Herb & Dorothy: Despite their modest means, Herbert and Dorothy Vogel are the most important contemporary art collectors you have never hard of. He is a postal clerk. She is a librarian. Their shared passion and discipline defied stereotypes and redefined what it means to be a patron of the arts. Over four decades, the Vogels amassed their collection of over 4,000 works, including ones by Sol LeWitt, Christo, Richard Tuttle, Chuck Close and Lawrence Weiner.
To see more on Herb & Dorothy and their screening dates, locations and theaters, visit herbanddorothy.com.