Josiah McElheny

American, born 1966

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Josiah McElheny

American, born 1966

310 followers

Josiah McElheny explores the limits of memory, knowledge, and history in his elegant glass works. …

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Josiah McElheny explores the limits of memory, knowledge, and history in his elegant glass works. As he explains: “I don’t really believe in history. And I think that, at some level, that’s one subject of some of my work—the fact that history is mutable, which is essentially denying history.” Through his handcrafted …

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Selected career achievements
Blue chip
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
Solo show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
Collected by a major institution
Tate, and 2 more
Reviewed by a major art publication
frieze, and 4 more
Participated in a major biennial
Carnegie International, and 1 more
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