Exhibition: ‘James Turrell: A Retrospective’ at The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

I’m not a fan of James Turrell although I know many who are. That said, the expansive and experiential nature of the light rooms can’t be described as anything less that amazing

Art Blart

Exhibition dates: 26th May 2013 – 6th April 2014

Many thankx to LACMA for allowing me to publish the photographs in the posting. Please click on the photographs for a larger version of the image.

James Turrell
Breathing Light
2013
LED light into space
Dimensions cariable
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, purchased with funds provided by Kayne Griffin Corcoran and the Kayne Foundation
© James Turell
Photos: © Florian Holzherr

James Turrell. 'Bridget's Bardo' 2009

James Turrell. 'Raemar Pink White' 1969

James Turrell. 'Key Lime' 1994

James Turrell. 'Light Reignfall' 2011

'James Turrell: A Retrospective' installation view at LACMA 2014

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents James Turrell: A Retrospective, the first major U.S. survey of Los Angeles-native James Turrell since 1985. The exhibition features approximately fifty works tracing five decades of the artist’s career. In addition to early light projections, holograms, and an entire section devoted to his masterwork-in-progress, the Roden Crater project, the exhibition features numerous immersive light installations that address our perception and how we see. LACMA’s retrospective is complemented by concurrent, independently curated exhibitions at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH)(June 9…

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