Art Icon 2023: Jenny Holzer

Jenny Holzer Celebrated as Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon for 2023
Jenny Holzer, Art Icon 2023, 19 January 2023, Whitechapel Gallery, London. Photo by Hoda Davaine/Getty Images for Whitechapel Gallery

On Thursday 19 January 2023, Whitechapel Gallery hosted its annual Art Icon gala in honour of renowned artist Jenny Holzer.

Holzer is the tenth artist to receive the prestigious Art Icon award.

The evening coincided with an online auction of leading contemporary artworks with auction partner Phillips.

Performing on the night was founding member of Sonic Youth Thurston Moore, ranked amongst Rolling Stone’s ‘100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time’.

All funds raised from the gala and auction support Whitechapel Gallery’s pioneering education and community programmes.

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Art Icon 2023 Charity Auction

15 artworks and exclusive experiences are available to bid on in the 2023 Art Icon Online Auction, hosted by Phillips.
Bidding closes 2pm GMT on Friday 20 January 2023.