The Center for Ongoing Research & Projects

John Baldessari


March 5th, 2016, 6:00 PM

  • John Baldessari, Inventory

A precise, methodical inventory of objects, progressing from small to large in size.

Please join us for a screening of John Baldessari’s Inventory and a reception for Kate Bonner: Nearly the same on Saturday, March 5th 6 — 8 pm.

About the Artist

John Baldessari taught at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, CA from 1970 - 1988 and the University of California at Los Angeles from 1996 - 2007. his artwork has been featured in more than 200 solo exhibitions and in over 1000 group exhibitions in the U.S. and Europe. His projects include artist books, videos, films, billboards and public works. His awards and honors include memberships in the American Academy of Arts and Letters and in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the Americans for the Arts Lifetime Achievement Award, the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative, the BACA International 2008, the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement, awarded by La Biennale di Venezia and the City of Goslar Kaiserring in 2012. He has received honorary degrees from the National University of Ireland, San Diego State University, Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design, and California College of the Arts.

Defining Objects