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Jenny Holzer

Selected Works

Pearl’s Truisms & Survival

Jenny Holzer Pearl’s Truisms & Survival 2013 Horizontal LED sign: RGB diodes, stainless steel housing

Text: Truisms (1977-79) and Survival (1983-85)
9 3/8 x 68 x 2 3/8 inches  (23.6 x 173 x 6.1 cm)
Edition of 6
Signed and numbered on reverse
(Inventory #31516)

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Jenny Holzer Pearl’s Truisms & Survival, 2013

Blue Inflammatory Essays

Jenny Holzer Blue Inflammatory Essays 2008 Curved LED with blue diodes, text from Inflammatory Essays 1979-1982

1 7/8 x 20 x 1/2 inches  (4.8 x 50.8 x 1.3 cm)
Edition of 25
Signed and numbered on the back
(Inventory #27089)

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Jenny Holzer Blue Inflammatory Essays, 2008

Amber Essays-text: Selections from Inflammatory Essays 1979-82

Jenny Holzer Amber Essays-text: Selections from Inflammatory Essays 1979-82 2003 Electronic LED signs with color diodes and anodized aluminum housing, text selections from Inflammatory Essays 1979-82

16 1/2 x 2 x 1/2 inches or 2 x 16 1/2 x 1/2 inches
Edition of 20
Signed on label on reverse
(Inventory #19861)

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Jenny Holzer Amber Essays-text: Selections from Inflammatory Essays 1979-82, 2003
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8 Truisms

Jenny Holzer 8 Truisms 1977-79 Set of eight offset posters on paper

Image/paper size:  34 3/4 x 22 7/8 inches  (88.3 x 58.1 cm)
Signed lower right on last sheet
(Inventory #30422)

Jenny Holzer 8 Truisms, 1977-79

20 Inflammatory Essays

Jenny Holzer 20 Inflammatory Essays 1979-82 Set of 20 offset posters on colored paper

Signed on one sheet, on reverse
Image/paper size:  17 x 17 inches  (43.2 x 43.2 cm)
(Inventory #26145)

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Jenny Holzer 20 Inflammatory Essays, 1979-82

AKA

Jenny Holzer AKA 2006 Set of five etchings

Image size: 19 1/4 x 14 3/4 inches each (49 x 37.5 cm each)
Paper size: 29 13/16 x 22 5/16 inches each (75.7 x 56.7 cm each)
Edition of 40
Signed lower right and numbered lower left on the first print of the set
(Inventory #30934)

Jenny Holzer AKA, 2006
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Truth Before Power

Jenny Holzer Truth Before Power 1983-1985; 1996; Cole, 2004 Set of four digital pigment prints

Edition of 40
Signed and numbered on colophon page
Image size:  19 3/4 x 15 3/4 inches each  (50.2 x 40 cm each)
Paper size:  21 7/8 x 17 3/4 inches each  (55.6 x 45.1 cm each)
(Inventory #22453)

Text: Selections from Survival (1983-85) and Arno (1996) by Jenny Holzer; US government document: “Iraqi Pipeline Through Jordan”; and “To the Forty-Third President,” from Blackbird and Wolf by Henri Cole.  Copyright © 2007 by Henri Cole.  Used by/reprinted with permission from Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC

Available only as a set.

Jenny Holzer Truth Before Power, 1983-1985; 1996; Cole, 2004
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Conclusion black

Jenny Holzer Conclusion black 2016 Aquatint and white ground etching

Text: U.S. government document
Edition of 35, 10 AP
Image/plate size: 22 x 17 inches (55.9 x 43.2 cm)
Paper size: 27 x 21 1/2 inches (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Signed and dated lower right, numbered lower left in graphite
(Inventory #33096)

Jenny Holzer Conclusion black, 2016
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Conclusion blue

Jenny Holzer Conclusion blue 2016 Aquatint and white ground etching

Text: U.S. government document
Edition of 35, 10 AP
Image/plate size: 22 x 17 inches (55.9 x 43.2 cm)
Paper size: 27 x 21 1/2 inches (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Signed and dated lower right, numbered lower left in graphite
(Inventory #33097)

Jenny Holzer Conclusion blue, 2016
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Conclusion yellow

Jenny Holzer Conclusion yellow 2016 Aquatint and white ground etching

Text: U.S. government document
Edition of 35, 10 AP
Image/plate size: 22 x 17 inches (55.9 x 43.2 cm)
Paper size: 27 x 21 1/2 inches (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Signed and dated lower right, numbered lower left in graphite
(Inventory #33098)

Jenny Holzer Conclusion yellow, 2016
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Conclusion red

Jenny Holzer Conclusion red 2016 Aquatint and white ground etching

Text: U.S. government document
Edition of 35, 10 AP
Image/plate size: 22 x 17 inches (55.9 x 43.2 cm)
Paper size: 27 x 21 1/2 inches (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Signed and dated lower right, numbered lower left in graphite
(Inventory #33099)

Jenny Holzer Conclusion red, 2016
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Conclusion orange

Jenny Holzer Conclusion orange 2016 Aquatint and white ground etching

Text: U.S. government document
Edition of 35, 10 AP
Image/plate size: 22 x 17 inches (55.9 x 43.2 cm)
Paper size: 27 x 21 1/2 inches (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Signed and dated lower right, numbered lower left in graphite
(Inventory #33100)

Jenny Holzer Conclusion orange, 2016
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Conclusion green

Jenny Holzer Conclusion green 2016 Aquatint and white ground etching

Text: U.S. government document
Edition of 35, 10 AP
Image/plate size: 22 x 17 inches (55.9 x 43.2 cm)
Paper size: 27 x 21 1/2 inches (68.6 x 54.6 cm)
Signed and dated lower right, numbered lower left in graphite
(Inventory #33101)

Jenny Holzer Conclusion green, 2016
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Selection from ‘Living 1980 – 1982’

Jenny Holzer Selection from ‘Living 1980 – 1982’ 1999 Heliogravure on Zerkall rag paper

Edition of 99
Signed lower right, numbered lower left
Image size:  14 7/16 x 21 3/8 inches  (36.7 x 54.3 cm)
Plate size:  14 5/8 x 22 5/8 inches  (37.1 x 57.5 cm)
Paper size:  17 5/8 x 24 1/4 inches  (44.8 x 61.6 cm)
(Inventory #24504)

Jenny Holzer Selection from ‘Living 1980 – 1982’, 1999
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Money Creates Taste from Truisms, 1977-79

Jenny Holzer Money Creates Taste from Truisms, 1977-79 2004 Glass paperweight multiple engraved with the words "Money Creates Taste"

Edition of 90, 10 AP
3 x 3 inches  (7.6 x 7.6 cm)
Accompanied with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist
(Inventory #31848)

Jenny Holzer Money Creates Taste from Truisms, 1977-79, 2004
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Exhibition Views

Jenny Holzer Exhibition Views

Jenny Holzer: 1977-2013
March 21, 2015 – April 25, 2015, Barbara Krakow Gallery

Jenny Holzer Exhibition Views,
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Exhibition Views

Jenny Holzer Exhibition Views

Jenny Holzer: Archive
April 28, 2007 – June 6, 2007, Barbara Krakow Gallery

Jenny Holzer Exhibition Views,
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Related Information

  • Artist’s Exhibitions at Krakow Witkin Gallery
  • Jenny Holzer Biography
  • Jenny Holzer Press