Peder Lund is proud to present the exhibition Water Teller by the American artist Roni Horn, comprising two glass sculptures and a new photographic series. The exhibition opens 22 November 2014 and will be on view through 24 January 2015.
For more than 30 years, the American artist Roni Horn (1955- ) has worked in a wide range of media, including photography, drawing, sculptural installations, performance, artist’s books, and text. She graduated with an MFA from Yale University in 1978, and had her first solo exhibition at Kunstraum in Munich in 1980. Shortly after, Horn travelled to Iceland where she traversed the country on a motorbike. Iceland became an important source of inspiration, and her continuous travels there have had a significant influence on her art. Horn has had numerous solo exhibitions in some of the world’s most important institutions including the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles (1990); Kunstmuseum Winterthur (1993); Kunsthalle Basel and Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover (1995); Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (1999); Dia Center for the Arts, New York (2001); Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2003); and Art Institute of Chicago (2004). A major retrospective titled “Roni Horn aka Roni Horn” was organised by Tate Modern, London and travelled to several locations. She has received various awards and her work is is included in numberous major international institutions and collections including the Guggenheim Museum, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Art Institute of Chicago; Tate Modern, London; Kunsthalle Hamburg; Kunsthaus Zürich; and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.