Holzer, Jenny, 1950-....

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Jenny Holzer was born in Gallipolis, Ohio in 1950. She received a B.A. from Ohio University in Athens in 1972, and an M.F.A. from the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence in 1977. Holzer often uses language in her work, which includes silk-screened paintings, video, and public light projections.

From the description of Art breaks [videorecording] / Jenny Holzer. [1990] (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 680518066

Videotape production by Mark Pellington and Caesar Video Graphics, Inc., New York, with Jenny Holzer.

From the description of Laments : video recording, 1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122546521

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Creative Time, Inc. Creative Time archive, 1973-2006. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Fashion Moda (Group). Fashion Moda archive, 1978-1993. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Laments : video recording, 1989. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf HOLZER, JENNY, 1950-. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Holzer, Jenny, 1951- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Franklin Furnace artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Ephemera. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Libraries. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library audio archive collection, 1969-2004. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Televised texts [videorecording] / Jenny Holzer. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Creative Time Archive, 1973-2006 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Public Art Fund Archive, 1966-2009 Fales Library & Special Collections
creatorOf Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.). Stuart collection records, 1982-2006. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Fashion Moda (Group). Fashion Moda archive, 1978-1993. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Artists Space Archive, 1973 - 2009 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Public Art Fund. Public Art Fund Archive 1966-2009. New York University, Fales Collection
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Televised texts [videorecording] / Jenny Holzer. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Printed Matter, Inc. Printed Matter, Inc. records, 1975-1991. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf [Jenny Holzer : Australian Art and Artists file]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Holzer, Jenny : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Fashion Moda Archive, 1978-1993 Fales Library & Special Collections
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Art breaks [videorecording] / Jenny Holzer. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Jenny Holzer art breaks [videorecording] / Jenny Holzer. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Painting and Sculpture. Institutional file, Exhibitions. Jenny Holzer: signs and benches. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny. PAD/D pamphlet file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Holzer, Jenny, 1950-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
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associatedWith Art Matters (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Painting and Sculpture. corporateBody
associatedWith Caesar Video Graphics, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Creative Time, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Dia Art Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Fashion Moda (Group) corporateBody
associatedWith Franklin Furnace Archive, corporateBody
associatedWith Pellington, Mark, 1962- person
associatedWith Printed Matter, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Public Art Fund. corporateBody
associatedWith Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.) corporateBody
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Birth 1950-07-29

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