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James Turrell: Biographical Documents







*Denotes permanent installation


* 21st Century Art Museum, Kanazawa, Japan, “Blue Planet Sky, 2004” (Skyspace)

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Denmark (The Dome)

Arizona State University, Tempe (Skyspace)

The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois

* Bennesse Corporation, Naoshima, Japan (Architectural work)

* Louise T. Blouin Institute, London, England, “Light Raiment, 2006” (Architectural lighting)

* Center for International Lichtkunst, Unna, Germany, “Third Breath, 2005” (Skyspace)

Chateau De Rochechouart, France

* Chichu Art Museum, Naoshima Island, Japan, “Open Sky, 2004” (Skyspace); “Open Field, 2000”; “Afrum, Pale Blue, 1968”

* Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art, Nashville, Tennessee, “Blue Pesher, 1999” (Skyspace)

* City Hall Annex, Barcelona, Spain

* Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, Japan

* Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas (Skyspace)

* De Pont Stitching Foundation, Tilburg, The Netherlands

* Engadine Hotel Castell, Zouz, Switzerland, “Piz Uter, 2005” (Skyspace)

* Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, de Young Museum, California, “3 Gems, 2005” (Skyspace)

Federal Office Building, San Francisco, California

Fontainebleau Hotel, Miami, Florida, “Third Eye, 2008”

Foundacion la Caixa, Madrid, Spain

Foundation Cartier, Pour L’Art Contemporain, Paris, France

* Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Columbus, Ohio, “Light Raiment II, 2008”

(Architectural lighting)

* Fundación NMAC, Véjer de la Frontera, Cádiz, Spain, “Second Wind, 2005–2009” (Skyspace)

The Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia (Ganzfeld)

Greenwich Academy, Connecticut (Architectural work)

*Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, “Light Reign, 2003” (Skyspace)

Hess Art Collection, Liebefel-Bern, Switzerland

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Houghton Hall, Norfolk, England (Skyspace)

Hotel Castell, Zuos, Switzerland (Skyspace)

* Indianapolis Art Museum, Indiana

* The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, “Space that Sees, 1992” (Skyspace)

Jewish Museum, Berlin, Germany (Ganzfeld)

* Kawanishi Town, Niigata Prefecture, Japan, “House of Light, 2000” (Skyspace and Architectural lighting)

* Kielder Partnership, Northumberland, United Kingdom (Outdoor work)

Kilfane Gardens Trust, County Kilkenny, Ireland

Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany, “Four Eyes, 2007” (Architectural lighting)

Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria, “Color to White, 1997” (Architectural lighting)

*Kunstsammlung für Nordrhein und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany

Lannan Foundation, Santa Fe Center for Contemporary Art, New Mexico
Leeum, Samsung Museum of Modern Art, Seoul, South Korea

* Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany

* Live Oak Friends Meeting House, Houston, Texas, “Live Oak Friends Meeting House, 2000” (Skyspace)

Long Museum, Shanghai, China (Curved Glass, Wide Glass)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California (Light Reignfall)

* Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Millennium Dome, London, England

Ministry of Culture, Le Crestett, France

* Munich Rucksversicherung, Germany

Musée d’art contemporain, Lyon, France

Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Quebec

Musée départemental d'art contemporain de Rochechouart, France

Museu Colecção Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal

* Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California

* The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, “The Light Inside, 2000” (Architectural lighting)

The Museum of Modern Art, New York

* MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York, “Meeting, 1986” (Skyspace)

Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Belgium (Outdoor work)

Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas, “Tending Blue, 2003” (Architectural lighting)

National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

*National Gallery of Australia, Canberra (Skyspace)

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California

Northern Arts, Caragill, United Kingdom (Outdoor work)

* Panza Collection, Varese, Italy

* Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona, “Mohl ip, 2008” (Tall Glass) (Largest Tall Glass ever made)

Peugeot Design Center, Velizy, France, “Ship of State, 2004” (Architectural lighting)

*Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, California, “Dividing the Light, 2007” (Skyspace)

Pont du Gard, Nimes, France (Architectural lighting)

* Principal Corporation, Des Moines, Iowa

* Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, South Brisbane, Australia, 2017 (Architectural lighting)

*Rice University, Houston, Texas, “Twilight Epiphany”, 2012 (Skyspace)

*Salzburg Foundation, Austria, “Blue Pearl, 2006” (Skyspace)

San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California

Seattle Art Museum, Washington

* Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Arizona, “Knight Rise, 2001” (Skyspace)

Skystone Foundation, Flagstaff, Arizona (Outdoor work)

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

* Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany

Stroom, Den Haag, The Netherlands (Outdoor work)

Takarazuka University, Osaka, Japan (Architectural lighting)

*Turrell Museum, Colomé, Argentina (22 works)

* University of Illinois, Chicago, “Hard Scrabble Sky, 2005” (Skyspace)

* University of Texas, Austin, “The Color Inside, 2013” (Skyspace)

Verbundnetz Gas AG, Leipzig, Germany, “Massed Light, 1997” (Architectural lighting)

* Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, “Sky Pesher, 2005” (Skyspace)

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

* Yorkshire Sculpture Park, York, United Kingdom, “Deer Shelter, 2005” (Skyspace)

* Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna, Germany, “Floater 99, 2001” (Shallow space) and “Third

Breath, 2005” (Skyspace) (First “camera obscura” type Skyspace ever built)

Zug Railway Station, Switzerland, “Light Transport, 2003” (Architectural lighting)