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July 16–October 30, 2022  
Bill Viola
Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria




April 28–August 28, 2022  
Bill Viola: Tiempo Suspendido
Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City, Mexico





March 25–July 26, 2026
The Quintet of the Silent (2000), The Clowes Pavilion Reimagined
Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, Indiana, USA



July 19–October 12, 2022
The Night Journey (2007–2018), PLAYMODE (in Portuguese)
Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil – RJ, Rio de Janiero, Brazil



July 21–October 16, 2022  
The Night Journey (2007–2018), PLAY. Videogame art and more
Reggia di Venaria, Venaria Reale (Torino), Italy


July 1–October 16, 2022  
The Night Journey (2007–2018), Homo ludens. Videojuegos para entender el presente
CaixaForum, Sevilla, Spain


June 1–August 28, 2022  
Ancestors (2012), Gästezimmer [Guestroom] (in German)
Sammlung Pohl, Marburg, Germany


April 12–September 4, 2022  
Il Vapore (1975), The Reflecting Pool—Collected Work 1977–80 (1977–80),
Anthem (1983), plus a screening of The Passing (1991).
Il video rende felici (Video makes you happy). Videoarte in Italia
Galleria d'Arte Moderna and Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy


June 30–September 12, 2022
Fire Woman and Tristan's Ascension (The Sound of a Mountain Under a Waterfall),
both 2005. Mourning: In the Wake of Loss, A Curatorial Essay
Jeonnam Museum of Art, Gwangyang, Republic of Korea




The Night Journey (2007–2018), zkm_gameplay. the next level, ZKM | Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany

The Raft (May 2004), Permanent Collection, National Museum of Contemporary Art Athens (EMΣT), Greece

Ocean Without a Shore (2007), Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ocean Without a Shore (2007), PLANTA - Sorigué, Balaguer (Lleida), Spain

The Silent Sea (2002), The State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Tristan's Ascension (The Sound of a Mountain Under a Waterfall) (2005),
Man Searching for Immortality/Woman Searching for Eternity
(2013), Stavanger Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway

Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water) (2014), and Mary (2016), Commissions for St Paul's Cathedral, London, UK














Gustavo Dudamel conducts the return of this remarkable
production of Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, directed by
Peter Sellars with video by Bill Viola, one of America’s
leading visual artists, and a cast headlined by tenor
Michael Weinius and soprano Miina-Liisa Värelä.

The Tristan Project will be presented in Los Angeles
in its entirety in two cycles of three performances each
(one act per performance):

Acts I–III, December 9-11, 2022
Acts I–III, December 15-17, 2022

Act I
Act II



Photo: Ruth Walz

Revival of the fully staged opera version of Richard Wagner's
Tristan und Isolde
with video by Bill Viola. Directed by
Peter Sellars and conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. Opéra Bastille, Paris, January 17 to February 4, 2023.



The Night Journey (2007–2018), is a collaboration
between Bill Viola and USC Game Innovation Lab,
including award winning game designers Tracy
Fullerton,Todd Furmanski and Kurosh ValaNejad

The Night Journey is one of the first experimental art
games ever made. It uses both game and video
techniques to tell the universal story of an individual’s
journey toward enlightenment.



Stavanger Art Museum talk

Kira Perov, executive director of Bill Viola Studio,
incorporates archival photos and video clips to describe
production of works in Bill Viola: Into the Light



Bill Viola’s Slowly Turning Narrative
Art & Conversation

Join David A. Ross, chair, MFA Art Practice, School
of the Visual Arts and longtime friend of Bill Viola, and
Carol S. Eliel, senior curator, Modern Art, LACMA,
for an insightful discussion of the artist's career
and video installation, Slowly Turning Narrative (1992)



Viola selected as an Honorary Royal Academician
for 2017 by the Royal Academy of Arts, London



View video of the 2017 Guggenheim Bilbao exhibition
(in Spanish, with English comments by Kira Perov)



2014 monograph by John G. Hanhardt, ed. Kira Perov



The Gerald Fox film, "Bill Viola: The Road to St Paul's"
Available on DVD through Arthaus Musik GmbH