ARTIST ROOMS: Jenny Holzer

mac birmingham

27 May – 10 September 2017

Showcasing the work of Jenny Holzer, a pioneer of conceptual art.

Jenny Holzer, Blue Purple Tilt, 2007

A political artist who emerged in the late 1970s, Holzer is known internationally for her work exploring violence, sexuality, feminism, power, war and death.

Using text throughout most of her career, her oeuvre includes paintings, posters, projections, sound, the internet, and her famous LED displays.

In the highlight of this exhibition, text from several earlier works is incorporated into the seven vertical LEDs which form Blue Purple Tilt.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue – Sun, 11am – 6pm
Mon, Closed, except Bank Holidays when the gallery is open 11am – 6pm

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