Lawrence Weiner

born 1942


Robert Mapplethorpe, ‘Lawrence Weiner’ 1982, printed 1991
Robert Mapplethorpe
Lawrence Weiner 1982, printed 1991
Tate / National Galleries of Scotland
© Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation

Lawrence Weiner (born February 10, 1942) is one of the central figures in the formation of conceptual art in the 1960s. His work often takes the form of typographic texts.

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Artist as subject

Film and audio


ARTIST ROOMS Lawrence Weiner – Woodhorn Museum

We visit Woodhorn Museum for their Art Gala Day hosted by The Mindfuls


In the Studio: Lawrence Weiner

Lawrence Weiner on working with words


Talking Art: Lawrence Weiner

Following his highly acclaimed retrospective 'As far as the eye can see' (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York), Lawrence ...

Lawrence Weiner: Talking Art

Lawrence Weiner discusses his work with art historian and critic John Slyce.


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