For more information
please contact:

James Cohan
New York

Kukje Gallery
Seoul

Southern & Partners
London


Or, contact us.

 

 

 

 

 



 


 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS


Photo: Charles Duprat

September 22, 2021–February 27, 2022  
Bill Viola: Inner Journey
Amos Rex, Helsinki, Finland

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

September 4, 2021–March 25, 2022  
The Raft (May 2004), VENETIA 1600. Births and rebirths
Palazzo Ducale (Doge's Palace), Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy

 

 

July 10, 2021–February 28, 2022  
Tristan's Ascension (The Sound of a Mountain Under a Waterfall), 2005,
Purification: From Bill Viola to the Palatine Chapel
Palazzo Reale (Palazzo dei Normanni), Palermo, Italy

 

NORTH AMERICA

October 8, 2021–January 2, 2022
Three Women (2008), Supernatural America: The Paranormal in American Art
Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, USA

April 30, 2021–April 30, 2022
Catherine's Room (2001), Saint Somebody: Technologies of the Divine
Art Vault Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

September, 2019–January 2022  
Surrender (2001), Fragile Figures: Beings and Time
21c Museum Hotel, Nashville, Tennesee, USA

 

EUROPE

October 8–10, 2021 
The Night Journey (2007–2018), GAME OVER
Palac Potockich (Potocki's Palace), Patchlab Digital Art Festival, Kraków, Poland

October 3, 2021–January 16, 2022
The Raft (May 2004), RESET Crisis // Chance (in German)
Kunstmuseum Ahlen, Germany

July 20–October 31, 2021
The Night Journey (2007–2018), Homo ludens. Videogames to understand the present (in Spanish)
CaixaForum Madrid, Spain

March 20, 2021–January 2, 2022   
The Lovers (2005), Danser sur un volcan (in French)
FRAC Franche-Comté, Besançon, France

April 18, 2016–January 3, 2022   
The Night Journey (2007–2018), zkm_gameplay. the next level
ZKM | Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany

 

CHINA

August 12, 2021–January 6, 2022  
Inner Passage (2013), The Raft (May 2004),
Gleb,
Madison and Sharon (all 2013), Beyond (in Chinese)
TAG Art Museum, Qingdao, China

 

RUSSIA

September 26–November 7, 2021   
Fire Woman and Tristan's Ascension (The Sound of a Mountain under a Waterfall) (both 2005),
Bill Viola. Two Works by the Master of Video Art (in Russian)
Arsenal. Centre of Contemporary Arts, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

 

OCEANIA

June 5–October 10, 2021   
Observance (2002), All That Was Solid Melts
Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand

 

 

ONGOING

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

 

 

PAST EXHIBITIONS


 

 

 

 

 

 

 





 





 

 


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  

 

 


Photo: Rainer Iglar

Teasing Chaos. David Tudor at the Museum
der Moderne Salzburg through February 13, 2022,
is the first comprehensive presentation of Tudor's
pioneering work in live electronics, including video
from a performance of Rainforest IV with Bill Viola

Above: David Tudor & Composers Inside Electronics,
Rainforest V (Variation 2)
, 1973/2015, Sound-object
installation © Museum der Moderne Salzburg

 

 

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