Award-winning American artist James Turrell is one of the most exciting artists of our time. Turrell (b. 1943) studied perceptual psychology, and his interest in the field led him to a career of art-making in which physical presence is probed and explored through the manipulation of our perceptions of light and space.
He creates unexpected fully immersive spaces and floods them with light in such a way as to completely alter our… Read more
About the artwork
Aten Reign was one of the most spectacular installations of all time. Turrell transformed Frank Lloyd Wright’s seminal Guggenheim in New York with a space and light altering experience. These works on paper are the only material memory that remains, and as with the exhibition itself, challenge us to question what we trust and how we perceive our surroundings.