Jessica Stockholder

Lucelia Artist Award — 2007

A photograph inside a room with pink mountains made of bathing suit material.

Growing Rock Candy Mountain Grasses in Canned Sand; 1992; Installation view, Westfalischer Kunstverein, Munster, Germany; 23 x 12 m piece of violet bathing suit material, sandstone native to Munster, gaseous concrete building blocks, plaster, basket material, electrical wiring, 3 very small lights, newspaper glued to the wall, acrylic paint, metal cables and Styrofoam; © Jessica Stockholder, Courtesy Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York

Jessica Stockholder is the seventh annual winner of the museum's Lucelia Artist Award.


David Joselit, professor and chair of art history at Yale University

Helen Molesworth, curator of contemporary art at the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University

David Reed, artist

Paul Schimmel, chief curator at The Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles

Rochelle Steiner, director of the Public Art Fund in New York City.