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Holzer, Jenny 1950-

Overview
Works: 349 works in 606 publications in 5 languages and 8,259 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Biography  Documentary television programs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Quotations  History 
Roles: Interviewee, Author, Illustrator, Artist, Contributor, Conceptor, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Director, Performer
Classifications: N6537.H577, 709.2
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Most widely held works about Jenny Holzer
 
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Art 21 art in the twenty-first century ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Meet contemporary artists at work and speaking in their own words--direct, accessible, and unfiltered--in Season Four of the Emmy-nominated ART:21--ART IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY documentary series. ... This unique four-hour series spotlights 17 artists working in the United States today, and invites viewers behind the scenes to see artists at work in their homes, communities, and unexpected sites--from an old-growth forest to a military base to a film set. The artists ... explore questions ... about politics, mortality, love, nature, science, order, chaos, and more. Themes of Romance, Protest, Ecology, and Paradox provide a connective thread between profiles ..."--Container
Jenny Holzer by David Joselit( Book )
16 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and German and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Holzer has been at the forefront of American art since her work first came to prominence in the early 1980s. She is known for text based works which may appear as spectacular electronic signs, T shirts or carved marble benches
Jenny Holzer by Diane Waldman( Book )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and German and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This revised and greatly expanded edition of the book originally published on the occasion of Holzer's celebrated exhibition at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in 1989 is a comprehensive document of the artist's career. A complete collection of the artist's writings, up to and including her 1996 text for a monument in Erlauf, Austria, is accompanied by color photography of the entire range of Holzer's installations and projects
Jenny Holzer by Diane Waldman( Book )
10 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosebud : Jenny Holzer, Matt Mullican, Lawrence Weiner ( Book )
10 editions published in 1994 in German and English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Truisms and essays by Jenny Holzer( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Holzer : for Frankfurt by Jenny Holzer( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Holzer's portrayal of the city of Frankfurt am Main is one possible response to the loss of the single word within the everyday noise of words. The American artist is famous internationally for her conceptual, poetic works located in the urban space. She shapes a language of dialogue in her light projections that look at the major issues of life that could be engulfed by the bustle of noise and light. This publication documents "For Frankfurt" via many brilliant photographs and the accompanying text provides insight into the conceptual background of the portrayal. Exhibition: City of Frankfurt am Main (2010)
Jenny Holzer : xenon by Jenny Holzer( Book )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
About Jenny Holzer ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Director Claudia Müller followed American conceptual artist Jenny Holzer (b. 1950) over a ten-year period, at work and in numerous exhibitions, gaining a unique perspective on her work. The film traces her career, from the young artist putting up posters in New York City in the late 1970s to the LED (light emitting diode) installations of today ... The works and projects of Jenny Holzer, who among other distinctions received a Lion d'or in Venice in 1990, can be found in all the world's major museums and have been acclaimed by critics and public alike ... Since reappropriating advertising text displays (originally created for propaganda) in the early 1980s, with their rapid blinking and flickering messages, she has developed a wide following.-- http://www.tate.org.uk/modern
Eating through living by Jenny Holzer( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laments by Jenny Holzer( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This videotape is based on the installation by Jenny Holzer of thirteen stone sarcophagi and thirteen vertical LED (light emitting diode) signboards at the Dia Art Foundation ... March 1, 1989 through February 18, 1990 "--Label
Art 21 art in the twenty-first century ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary artists work in globally influenced, culturally diverse and technologically dynamic milieus. In the US artists reflect a varied and changing landscape of identity, values and beliefs. The artists featured in this series demonstrate the breadth of artistic practice across the country and reveal a wealth of multicultural talent. Each episode is organized around a theme to help audiences compare and contrast the artists profiled
Louise Bourgeois. Jenny Holzer. Helmut Lang : 9. Oktober 1998 - 17. Jänner 1999 Kunsthalle Wien by Louise Bourgeois( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Holzer : Lustmord by Jenny Holzer( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in German and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Holzer OH : exposition du 1er juin au 2 septembre 2001, capcMusée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux by Jenny Holzer( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art, architecture, and innovation celebrating the Guggenheim Museum ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[D]ocuments Frank Lloyd Wright's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, whose iconic spiral form presented a groundbreaking environment for the exhibition of art when it opened in 1959. This ... film explores the beginnings of the ... Guggenheim Foundation; chronicles the building's conception, construction, and critical reception; provides thoughtful analysis of Wright's architecture; and reflects on the museum's significant presence in New York and the art world through the 21st century."--Container
Jenny Holzer : Neue Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin--Preussischer Kulturbesitz by Jenny Holzer( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Holzer - KriegsZustand : [Dokumentation zur Laserinstallation am Völkerschlachtdenkmal in Leipzig, die vom 14. bis 16. Juni 1996 stattgefunden hat] by Jenny Holzer( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jenny Holzer by Jenny Holzer( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For over thirty years, Jenny Holzer's work has paired the use of text and the centrality of installation to exaimen emotional and societal realities. Her choice of forms and media brings a sensate experience to the multiple voices, opinions, and attitudes that shape everyday life. With a turn in practice towards a greater visual and environmental presence, Holzer joins political bravura and formal beauty, sensitivity, and power. This publication centers on Jenny Holzer's work from 1990 to the present."--BOOK JACKET
 
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Holtser, G'eni
Holtser, G'eni 1950-
Jenny Holzer
הולצר, ג׳ני
ホルツァー, ジェニー
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