Jimmie Durham

Born in Houston, 1940-2021

Jimmie Durham
Jimmie Durham

In his artistic research, Jimmie Durham was interested in what happens “away from language”, in the relationship between forms and concepts.

Working against Western rationalism, his practice was rooted in uncertainty and paradox. Durham created artworks in an array of mediums: drawings, installations, video —which he used to document his performances,  and sculptural constructions often combined with written messages, photographs, and objects.

Echoes of the Forest
Presented by Venice Gardens Foundation
19 May 2021 - 05 Jun 2021
Serra dei Giardini
Among the Trees
Hayward Gallery presents in London the group exhibition "Among the Trees", to explore our relationship with nature
04 Mar 2020 - 17 May 2020
Hayward Gallery
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