Women in Art Spotlight: Jenny Holzer & The Language Arts

Jenny Holzer (1950 -) is an American artist with work in major museum collections across the globe. This resource kit explores her practice as an artist, the intersection of art and advertising, and the role of language in our understanding of the world around us. How does art speak truth to power? What connects language to the visual arts and where do they intersect? How does the meaning of a text change over time? How do artists bring other's words to life?