Jenny Holzer

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Interview:
Jenny Holzer: "For 7 World Trade" and "Redaction Paintings"
ART21: How did you decide on the text for the World Trade Center piece? HOLZER: I was invited to make something for the lobby at 7 World Trade Center. After much stewing, I came up with the idea of doing text in the wall—not memorial text but text about the joy of being in New York City. I despaired of writing for the piece, as... continue reading
11/03/2007
Interview:
Jenny Holzer: Collaborating with Poet Henri Cole
ART21: How did the collaboration between you two start? COLE: We met in Berlin. We were both fellows. Is that right? HOLZER: We were fellows, yes . . . COLE: . . . at the American Academy in Berlin. And we lived on the third floor of a great, big, old, rambling house . . . next to each other? Maybe there was a room or two... continue reading
11/03/2007
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