Bill Viola is represented by:

Blain|Southern Gallery, London
www.blainsouthern.com

James Cohan Gallery, New York
www.jamescohan.com

Kukje Gallery, Seoul
www.kukje.org

For more images and articles,
please visit their websites.

 

To view the SFMoMA interactive
feature from the 1999 Bill Viola exhibition, click the logo below:

 

For additional information,
please contact us.


Inverted Birth
, 2014
Color High-Definition video projected onto large screen in dark room
Performer: Norman Scott
Photo: Kira Perov

 

Visitation, 2008
Color High-Definition video on plasma display mounted on wall
Performers: Pam Blackwell and Weba Garretson
Photo: Kira Perov

 

 

Ocean Without a Shore, 2007
Video/sound installation
Color High-Definition video triptych, two 65” plasma screens, one 103” screen mounted vertically, six loudspeakers (three pairs stereo sound)
Room dimensions variable
Performer: Blake Viola

Installation view, Church of San Gallo, Venice
Photo: Thierry Bal

Ocean Without a Shore is currently on view at Pennsylvania Acadeny of Fine Arts in Philadelphia. Visit their website for details.

 

 

The Crossing, 1996
Video/sound installation






 

 

 

 



Emergence, 2002
Video Installation
Color High-Definition video rear projection on screen mounted on wall in dark room
Photo:
© Kira Perov

Edition 1/3, commissioned by the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Please click
here for a description of Emergence.

Please visit the J. Paul Getty Museum's feature on Bill Viola: The Passions.

The Getty website also features a short documentary film on the making of The Passions exhibition by Mark Kidel. Please click here to view the film.




Please click on the Wikiverse Seal below for more information on Bill Viola.

 


NEWS


Bill Viola, Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water), 2014
Executive Producer: Kira Perov

ST PAUL'S COMMISSION

Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water) was unveiled at St Paul’s Cathedral on May 21st. Please click here for The Financial Times article on Bill Viola’s St Paul’s Commission.

Admission to view the work is free at the following times: 11:30a & 2:15p precisely, Monday to Saturday. More information here

Tiny Deaths (1993) is on view at Tate Modern, directly opposite St Paul’s across the Millennium Bridge.


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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS

NORTH AMERICA

  • April 24, 2015 - September 7, 2015
  • The Fall into Paradise (2005), "Watch This! Revelations in Media Art," Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

  • November 19, 2011 - Semi-Permanent
    Ocean Without a Shore (2007), "Ocean Without a Shore," Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

EUROPE

  • May 23 - August 28, 2015
    Howard (2008), Three Women (2008), Transfiguration (2007), "The Line Walk," The House Mill, London

  • May 21 - October 4, 2015
    The Reflecting Pool (1977-79), "Signal Pathways," Rudolf Virchow Center, Würzburg, Germany

  • May 9 - November 23, 2015
    Man with His Soul (2013), "PROPORTIO," Palazzo Fortuny, Venice

  • May 5 - September 15, 2015
    Earth Martyr (2014), Fire Martyr (2014), Air Martyr (2014), Water Martyr (2014), "Heartbreak Hotel," Venice Biennale Collateral Event, Zeucca Project Space, Giudecca, Italy


  • April 18 - June 19, 2015
    Memoria (2000), "Holy Mister(y) - The Sacred and the Mystery in Contemporary Art; Exposition of the Shroud," Chiesa del Santo Volto, Turin, Italy


  • April 17 - May 23, 2015
    Information (1973), Impact Art Vidéo 74, Circuit Gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland

  • April 2 - June 20, 2015
  • The Reflecting Pool (1977-79), "Swimming Pool," Espace Croix-Baragnon, Toulouse, France

  • March 13 - November 15, 2015
  • Dalai Lama video clip, "Legacy," Nobel Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

  • March 8 - July 6, 2015
    Mater (2001), Study for Emergence (2002), "Mater, Maternity in Art," Palazzo del Governatore, Fondazione DNArt

  • September 26, 2014 - November, 2015
    Chott el-Djerid (1979), "Fragility, Transparency, Liquidity, Transformability," Vitraria Glass + A Museum, Venice

  • April 21 - June 14, 2015
    The Night Journey ˆ(2005-present), "Archeology of the Future - Art and Games," Kino der Kunst, München, Germany

ASIA

  • April 25 - July 5, 2015
    The Space Between the Teeth
    (1976), The Reflecting Pool (1977-79), Ancient of Days (1979-81), Vegetable Memory (1978-80), Anthem (1983), "MAM Screen," Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan


  • September 28, 2010 – semi-permanent installation
    The Veiling (1995), “Blackbox”, Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, South Kore
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UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS

    NORTH AMERICA

EUROPE

ASIA

  • July 26 - September 27, 2015
    Anthem (1983), "Today is the Day," Miyauchi Art Gallery, Hiroshima, Japan

  • August 21 - 23, 2015
    Deserts (1994), Memory Surfaces and Mental Prayers (1977), "2nd Bandung International Digital Arts Festival," Bandung, West Java

 


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