Kornelia Tamm Fine Arts

James Turrell

(American, born 1943)

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James Turrell

Alta, 1990

5,500 USD

Biography

Timeline

1943
Born May 6, 1943, Los Angeles, California
1961
Graduated from the Pasadena High School
1965 - 1966
Enrolled in Art Graduate Studies at the University of California in Irvine, CA, USA
1965
Earned a BA in Psychology from the Pomona College
1973
Earned a MA in Art from the Claremont Graduate School
1974
Received the Guggenheim Fellowship
1975
Received the Matching Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
1980
Received the Visual Arts Fellowship from the Arizona Commission for the Arts and Humanities
1981
Received the Lumen Award from the New-York Section Illuminating Engineering Society with the International Association of Lighting Designers
1984
Received the Katherine T. and John D. MacArthur Foundation Fellowship

Exhibitions

2013 - 2014
A Retrospective, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USA (solo exhibition)
2013
James Turrell Exhibitions 2013
A Retrospective, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
A Retrospective, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA (solo exhibition)
2012
James Turrell Exhibitions 2012
Twilight Epiphany, Skyspace, Rice University Houston, USA
Dissecting Nature, Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
It Happened at Pomona: Art at the Edge of Los Angeles 1969-1973 (Part 3), Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
Prints, Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX
2011
James Turrell Exhibitions 2011:
See! Color!, der Vidar Foundation, Järna, Sweden (solo exhibition)
September 11, MoMA PS1, New York, NY, USA
Highlights of the Peter Blum Edition Archive, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Venice in Venice, Nyehaus, New York, NY, USA
APANI, Arsenale, Venice Biennale, Italy
Present Tense, Kayne Griffin Corcoran, Santa Monica, CA (solo exhibition)
2010
James Turrell Exhibitions 2010:
James Turrell, Gagosian Gallery, London, England (solo exhibition)
ColorForms, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
2009
James Turrell Exhibitions 2009:
Dynamic Light Installation, Dornier Museum Friedrichshafen, Germany
The Wolfsburg Project, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
James Turrell - Geometrie des Lichts, Zentrum für Lichtkunst Unna, Germany
Time & Place: Los Angeles, 1958-1968, Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland
2008
James Turrell Exhibitions 2008:
James Turrell, Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA
Time & Place: Los Angeles, 1958-1968, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
2007
James Turrell, Pomona College, Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA, USA
2006
James Turrell - A Life in Light, Louise T Blouin Foundation, London (England)
2005
James Turrell, Underground Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire (England)

Literature

2010
Zug Zouz, Hatje Cantz Verlag