Leading Women in the Arts: Joan Jonas ’58

Joan Jonas ’58 is the 2018 Leading Woman in the Arts

Joan Jonas ’58 has exhibited and performed her work at museums and large scale group exhibitions internationally, including documenta 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, and 13; the 2008 Sydney Biennial; the 2008 Yokohama Triennial; Taipei Biennal; and the 28th Sao Paolo Biennial. She has recently presented solo exhibitions at Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri; National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik; DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art, Montreal; Fundación Botín, Santander; NTU Centre for Contemporary Art, Singapore; HangarBicocca, Milan; MIT List Center for Visual Arts, Cambridge; Malmö Konsthall, Malmö; CCA Kitakyushu, Japan; Contemporary Art Museum, Houston; CCA Wattis Institute, San Francisco; and the United States Pavilion for the 56th Edition of the Venice Biennial in 2015. London's Tate Modern hosts a large solo exhibition of her work through August 2018, which will travel to Munich’s Haus der Kunst in November 2018 and Porto's Serralves Museum in May 2019.

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