SITE Santa Fe

Santa Fe, NM




Roni Horn


SITE Santa Fe and Lannan Foundation are collaborating to bring an exhibition by Roni Horn to SITE Santa Fe. The exhibition opens Saturday, October 7, 2000 with a free public reception from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and runs through Sunday, January 14, 2001. There will be an artist talk with Roni Horn on Sunday, October 8 at 2:00 p.m.

For SITE Santa Fe, "Roni Horn" will present Still Water (The River Thames, for Example), 1999. The first time the project has been shown in the United States, Still Water (The River Thames, for Example), is a set of 15 prints of the River Thames in England. (left: Still Water (The River Thames, for Example), 1999, offset lithographs (photograph and text combined) on uncoated paper each 30 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches, Courtesy of the Matthew Marks Gallery, New York)

New York City-based artist Roni Horn received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and her MFA from Yale University. She has had many solo exhibitions including, in 1999, exhibitions at Jablonka Galerie, Cologne, Germany; Matthew Marks Gallery, New York; Musée d' Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France; and CAPC Musée d' Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France. In 1998, Roni Horn won an Alpert Award in the Arts, and throughout her career, has received three NEA Artists's Fellowships.

Roni Horn's work has been written about extensively in art magazines such as Artforum, Bomb, Flash Art and Art in America and in newspapers including The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post and Suddeutsche Zeitung among others. Ms. Horn has also had numerous exhibition catalogues and books written on her work. The "Roni Horn" exhibition is co-organized by SITE Santa Fe and Lannan Foundation and curated by Kathleen Merrill Campagnolo, the Director of Art and Literary programs at Lannan Foundation. A catalogue, published by Lannan Foundation, will accompany the exhibition. (left: Becoming a Landscape (5) detail: right, 1999, C-print, two sheets 14 1/2 x 22 inches each (image), 24 x 20 inches each (sheet), Courtesy of the Matthew Marks Gallery, New York)

Read more about SITE Santa Fe in Resource Library Magazine

Please click on thumbnail images bordered by a red line to see enlargements.

This page was originally published in Resource Library Magazine. Please see Resource Library's Overview section for more information. rev. 3/18/11

Search Resource Library for thousands of articles and essays on American art.

Copyright 2011 Traditional Fine Arts Organization, Inc., an Arizona nonprofit corporation. All rights reserved.