On the first night of Tate Modern’s ambitious programme of her work, Joan Jonas reiterated that she is not a “performance artist”— the term doesn’t seem right today. She’s an artist.
American artist Joan Jonas (b. 1936) is announced today as the third artist to be awarded the Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon.
Politics & Nature: unnatural and natural states of the world at 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia
Arriving in Venice for the vernissage days whilst elections were in full swing, I was surprised to be confronted by a politically charged Biennale. Colonialism, Capitalism, Socialism, contemporary slavery and migration were some of the themes running through the 56th Edition of La Biennale di Venezia, which opened not long after a period of several weeks during which more than 1,800 migrants – many of them African – drowned whilst attempting to flee across the Mediterranean to Europe..
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Art Basel in Miami Beach 2013 Film program Selected by David Gryn
Joan Jonas, one of the most significant artists in the history of video and performance art, opens the BMW Tate Live Performance Room 2013 series with a new work created especially for an online audience.
Now in its second year, BMW Tate Live is a major four-year partnership between BMW and Tate, which focuses on performance and interdisciplinary art in the gallery and online
Discover US! Carnival Within – An Exhibition Made in America at UferHallen Berlin Vernissage: Friday, March 27, 7 PM
March 28 – May 3, 2009 Vernissage: Friday, March 27, 7 PM Janine Antoni, Joe Amrhein, Tracey Baran, Sanford Biggers,… Read More