Mary Lucier

Visual Arts, 2001

Recognized as a pioneer of video installation work, Mary Lucier has presented numerous solo exhibitions at venues around the world. Among those are the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the TV Gallery in Moscow, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, and the Media Test Wall at MIT, She was also featured in The Milwaukee Art Museum’s Sensory Overload, Museo Nacional Reina Sofia’s Primera Generacion: Arte E Imagen en Movimiento, the Whitney Museum of American Art’s Into the Light: The Projected Image in American Art, 1964-1977, and ZKM/Museum fur Neue Kunst’s Video Cult/ures . Lucier has won support for her work from The Guggenheim Foundation, The National Endowment for the Arts, The Rockefeller Foundation, The American Film Institute, the New York State Council on the Arts, the Jerome Foundation, Anonymous Was a Woman, and the Nancy Graves Foundation. She was named recipient of the Skowhegan Medal for Video in 2007.

The Plains of Sweet Regret
Mary Lucier on Flickr
Lennon Weinberg Gallery

Awards and Accomplishments

2007: Lucier receives the Skowhegan Medal for Video

2004: Lucier receives NEA grant through the North Dakota Museum of Art

2003: Lucier receives Nancy Graves Foundation Grant

2001: Lucier receives Rockefeller Media Arts Fellowship