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ALT="Janine Antoni, Performance Still, 2012, Photo"

Janine Antoni

Performance Still, 2012

ALT="Janine Antoni, Gertrude, 2013, Raku fired ceramic"

Janine Antoni

Gertrude, 2013
Raku fired ceramic
7 x 15 x 15 inches
17.8 x 38.1 x 38.1 cm
Edition 2 of 3

ALT="Janine Antoni, Conduit, 2009, Framed digital C-print and Copper sculpture with urine verdigris patina"

Janine Antoni

Conduit, 2009

Framed digital C-print

Image size: 28 x 33 inches

                   71 x 84 cm

Copper Sculpture with urine verdigris patina

Sculpture: 2 x 7 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches

                 5 x 18 x 5 3/4 cm

ALT="Janine Antoni, Host, 2009, Digital C-print"

Janine Antoni

Host, 2009

Digital C-print; diptych

Edition of 10 and 4 artist's proofs

Each image: 22 x 17 inches

                    56 x 43 cm


ALT="Janine Antoni, Up Against, 2009, Digital C-print"

Janine Antoni

Up Against, 2009

Digital C-print

Edition of 10 and 4 artist's proofs

Image: 20 1/2 x 30 in

            50 x 76 cm

ALT="Janine Antoni, Tear, 2008, Lead, steel, HD video projection with surround sound"

Janine Antoni

Tear, 2008

Lead, steel, HD video projection with surround sound

4,182 pound wrecking ball: 33 inch diameter

                                            84 cm diameter

Projection: 11 x 11 ft

                   3 1/2 x 3 1/2 yards

ALT="Janine Antoni, Caryatid (White porcelain egg pot with clear glaze, 2003, C-print and broken vessel"

Janine Antoni

Caryatid (White porcelain egg pot with clear glaze), 2003
C-print and broken vessel
Photo: 29 3/4 x 91 1/4 inches, (75.6 x 231.8 cm)
Vessel: 11 x 12 x 18 inches, (27.9 x 30.5 x 45.7 cm)

ALT="Janine Antoni, Saddle, 2000, Full rawhide"

Janine Antoni

Saddle, 2000

Full rawhide

Edition of 5

 27 x 32 x 79 inches

68 1/2 x 81 1/4 x 200 1/2 cm

ALT="Janine Antoni, Umbilical, 2000, Sterling silver cast"

Janine Antoni

Umbilical, 2000

Sterling silver cast of family silverware and negative

impression of artist's mouth and mother's hand

Edition of 35 and 6 artist's proofs

8 x 3 x 3 inches

20 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/2 cm

ALT="Janine Antoni, Loving Care, 2012, Performance with Loving Care hair dye Natural Black"

Janine Antoni

Loving Care, 1992

Performance with Loving Care hair dye Natural Black

Dimensions variable

Photographed by Prudence Cumming Associates at Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 1993


Janine Antoni (b. 1964) lives and works in New York, NY. Antoni received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1986 from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY. She then received a Masters of Fine Arts in 1989 form Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, RI. 


Antoni is a recipient of the 2014 Anonymous Was A Woman, the 2014 Project Grant (in collaboration with the Fabric Workshop and Museum), The Pew Center of Arts & Heritage, Philadelphia, PA; the 2012 Creative Capital Grant; the 2011 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Award; the 2004 Artes Mundi, Wales International Visual Art Prize (nominee); the 1999 New Media Award, ICA Boston, MA; the 1999 Larry Aldrich Foundation Award; the 1998 MacArthur Fellowship; the 1998 Joan Mitchell Foundation, Inc. Painting and Sculpture Grant; and the 1996 IMMA Glen Dimplex Artists Award.


Antoni has exhibited at numerous major institutions including the Contemporary Austin, Austin, TX; Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA; Charim Gallery, Vienna, Austria; Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; The Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA; the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; The Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain; The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland; Magazsin 3 Handelshögskolan, Stockholm, Sweden; Haywood Gallery, London, UK; and Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany. She has also been represented in several international biennials and festivals such as the Whitney Biennial, New York, NY; Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy; Johannesburg Biennale, Johannesburg, South Africa; Gwangju Biennial, Gwangju, South Korea; Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey; S.I.T.E. Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, NM; Project 1 Biennial, New Orleans, LA; Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Kochi, India; and documenta14, at the Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.


Selected public collections include Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway; Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Broad Art Foundation, Los Angeles, CA; The Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin; Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY; Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel; Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden; The MET, New York, NY; MoMA, New York, NY; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; New Museum, New York, NY; Perez Art Museum, Miami, FL; Rachofsky Collection, Dallas, TX; RISD Museum, Providence, RI; Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany; The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.