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Jenny Holzer to receive Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon award

The prize recognises an artist ‘who has made a profound contribution to a particular medium, influencing their own and subsequent generations of artists’. Jenny Holzer will receive the Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon award in January 2023. The annual prize – of which this will be its tenth edition – recognises an artist ‘who has made a profound contribution to a particular medium, influencing their own and subsequent generations of artists’.
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jenny holzer creates evocative NFT in response to roe v. wade overturn

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, jenny holzer responds. On June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court officially overturned Roe v. Wade, shocking those who support the autonomy of uterus-bearing individuals in making their own health decisions. The ruling puts an end to federal abortion rights, allowing state legislatures to decide whether the operation is still legal. As a result, it is anticipated that about half of all states will ban or severely restrict access to abortion.
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Jenny Holzer Responds to Roe v. Wade Overturn With Blistering NFT

To the horror of those who believe in autonomous personal health decisions for uterus-bearing individuals, the Supreme Court officially overturned Roe v. Wade this morning, a move foreshadowed by a leaked opinion draft earlier last month. The decision will end federal abortion rights, leaving the legality of the procedure in the hands of state legislatures — some of which already have plans to ban abortions immediately. As the need for reproductive resources grows as a result of the ruling, artist Jenny Holzer has released an evocative NFT (non-fungible token) to raise funds for crucial organizations.
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Artists Andrea Bowers, Mark Bradford, and Jenny Holzer | Bring Provoking Art to Los Angeles

This month, internationally-renowned artists Andrea Bowers, Mark Bradford, and Jenny Holzer will present three thought-provoking and powerful art installations in Los Angeles communities. The series of artworks come in collaboration with Emerson Collective, which strives to elevate artists focusing on the impact of climate change. At locations throughout the city, these three artists will share their distinct interpretations of climate change’s increasing threat in order to provoke reflection, conversation, and change.
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Legendary Artists Barbara Kruger, Jenny Holzer, Nan Goldin Respond to Roe Draft Opinion: ‘A Surprise To No One’

Click here to read the full article. This past January, artist Alicia Eggert erected a neon-sign reading “Our Bodies” outside of the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C.. Inspired by Cuban artist Tania Bruguera’s 2019 call to “make art for the not yet and the yet to come,” the work proved prescient. On Monday night, Politico published a leaked draft Supreme Court majority opinion indicating that it was likely to overturn Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling which established a constitutional right to abortion. If the decision remains unchanged when it is released in June, the 98-page opinion, confirmed as authentic by...
WASHINGTON, DC
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the work of louise bourgeois as seen by jenny holzer at kunstmuseum basel

Kunstmuseum basel is presenting louise bourgeois’ work as seen by jenny holzer’s eyes. in an exhibition titled louise bourgeois x jenny holzer – the violence of handwriting across a page, the show sees an unprecedented encounter between two giants of american art. ‘the friendship between bourgeois and...
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Jenny Holzer curates Louise Bourgeois: ‘She was infinite’

The idea for an exhibition of Louise Bourgeois’ work curated by Jenny Holzer had been in process for some time before the puzzle pieces came together. But the Kunstmuseum Basel began to work in earnest with Holzer and the Eastern Foundation, Bourgeois’ estate, and at long last, this potent meeting of creative minds is a reality.
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Jenny Holzer on a Life of Turning Public Spaces Into Art

For more than forty years, artist Jenny Holzer has presented her astringent ideas, arguments, and sorrows in public places and at international exhibitions. Her medium, whether on a T-shirt, a plaque, or an LED sign, is writing, and the public dimension is integral to the delivery of her work. Throughout her career, Jenny has received several awards, including the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale, the World Economic Forum’s Crystal Award, and the Barnard Medal of Distinction.

Street Art in the Age of Basquiat: Jenny Holzer and Lady Pink on Streetwise Feminisms, Satanism, and Reaganomics

The following is part of a series of interviews with key figures in Jean-Michel Basquiat’s downtown New York circle in the 1980s. The interviews were conducted in February by Museum of Fine Arts Boston curator Liz Munsell and writer and musician Greg Tate, who together curated the exhibition “Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation,” on view at the MFA through July 25. ARTnews will publish four interviews from the series each day this week.
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