Contemporary

In recent years, the museum has strengthened its commitment to contemporary art through acquisitions, commissions, and exhibitions. The museum has acquired important works by Barbara BosworthDeborah ButterfieldWalton FordFrank GohlkeJohn GossageJenny HolzerRobert LongoKerry James MarshallTim Rollins and K.O.S, Sean Scully, and Jean Shin, among others.

A particular collecting focus has been video and time-based art. The museum has assembled a serious collection of key artworks from the history of video art as well as works by new generation of artists on the cutting edge of media arts. Cory ArcangelJim CampbellPeter CampusKota EzawaSvetlana and Igor KopystianskyNam June PaikMarina Zurkow, and many others are represented in the museum's permanent collection.

2014
mixed media
2012
mixed media
2009
custom electronics, LEDs, and mounted photo-transparency
2009
continuous digital animation, color, silent; 5:00 minutes
2003
acrylic on fiberglass
2009
prescription pill bottles, acrylic mirrors, epoxy, fluorescent lights
2008
charcoal on paper
2004
chromogenic print

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2007
watercolor and gouache on paper
1983
oil on canvas
1995
fifty-one channel video installation (including one closed-circuit television feed), custom electronics, neon lighting, steel and wood; color, sound
1981, printed 1982
gelatin silver print