James Cohan, New York, presents Inverted Birth, the gallery’s seventh solo exhibition by internationally acclaimed video artist Bill Viola. Featured are six major works created between 2012 and 2014: Ancestors (2012), Inverted Birth (2014), and four pieces from the Martyrs series, Earth Martyr, Air Martyr, Fire Martyr, and Water Martyr (all 2014). Regarded as a seminal figure in the development of video art, Viola has been celebrated throughout his 40-year career for combining state-of-the-art technology with universal humanistic themes – birth, death, and the unfolding of consciousness.
Bill Viola, Inverted Birth, James Cohan Gallery, New York
Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Count Down 20 Days to Go – Herman James
In the run up to the Aesthetica Art Prize call for entries deadline, today’s artist profile is dedicated to Herman James, who won acclaim for The Arrival, No. 1 in the Photographic & Digital Art category.
This Easter Visit the Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition
Showcasing outstanding and innovative artworks, the Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition features shortlisted pieces from artists in the following categories: Photographic and Digital; Three Dimensional Design and Sculpture; Painting and Drawing, and Video, Installation and Performance.