Jenny Holzer (born July 29, 1950) is an American neo-conceptual artist, based in Hoosick Falls, New York. The main focus of her work is the delivery of words and ideas in public spaces.
Born: Jenny Holzer, July 29, 1950 (age 68), Gallipolis, Ohio
Photography Craig Mcdean Published March 26, 2012. I used language because I wanted to offer content that people—not necessarily art people—could understand.Jenny Holzer. As a private citizen, Jenny Holzer is a woman of few words. As a very public artist–and it is hard to imagine another contemporary American artist whose visual
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The 60 hand-coloured enamel plaques by Jenny Holzer were created in parallel to her Living series, between 1980 and 1982, and are shown here as a large, coherent block. The square white plaques contain red and black text, written in the tone of a factual report, with observations, hints or warnings about the perception of the body, oneself
Jenny Holzer was born in Gallipolis, Ohio, at the coincidentally named Holzer Hospital. Her father was a car salesman, and her mother had a passion for horses and riding that she shared with her daughter.
Jenny Holzer Interview. Jenny Holzer – portrait of the artist Interview by Laura Barnett. The American artist, best known for her projections and work with words, talks about her big
Jenny Holzer: Blacklist “This garden would have you think how hate and fear can poison daily life. It is a monument to the First Amendment and a memorial to the creative artists and …
Jenny Holzer on the Power of the Word in Art As her work goes on display as part of a new group show, the provocative artist reflects on a career making the written word an art form. Art & Photography Culture Talks Art New York. Subscribe to the weekly AnOther newsletter.
Jenny Holzer is an American Conceptual artist best known for her text-based public art projects. Exploring how language is used both as a form of communication and as a means of concealment and control, Holzer has employed a variety of media throughout her career, including large-scale projections, LED displays, T-shirts, and posters.
Jenny Holzer on how to get the message across. Art & Photography How To. Tips from the master of message on using language as a tool for change, collaboration and loving art endlessly. Art & Photography How To Feature Jenny Holzer. Share. Tweet. Whatsapp. Pin. Share. Email. Subscribe to the Dazed newsletter.
Jenny Holzer, There is a period when it is clear…, 1980-1982 (detail image of the bench) March 5, 2017 Modern Art & Design Auction. Born in 1950 in Gallipolis, Ohio, Holzer took art classes at Duke University, the University of Chicago, Ohio University and the Rhode Island School of Design.
Installation view at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; photography by Brian Forrest The LED sign is perhaps Jenny Holzer’s best-known form for displaying her texts, allowing her to smuggle her urgent and provocative words into unlikely sites such as Times Square.
Jenny Holzer was born in Gallipolis, Ohio, in 1950. She received a BA from Ohio University in Athens (1972); an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (1977); and honorary doctorates from the University of Ohio (1993), the Rhode Island School of Design (2003), and New School University, New York (2005).
Jenny Holzer, (born July 29, 1950, Gallipolis, Ohio, U.S.), American installation and conceptual artist who utilized original and borrowed text to create works …
For more than forty years, Jenny Holzer has presented her astringent ideas, arguments, and sorrows in public places and international exhibitions, including 7 World Trade Center, the Venice Biennale, the Guggenheim Museums in New York and Bilbao, the Whitney Museum of American Art …