Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon 2023: Jenny Holzer

Event Information & Registration


Thursday 19 January 2023, 7pm–12am

Whitechapel Gallery, London


We are delighted that the tenth Art Icon Gala and auction will celebrate the remarkable achievements of Jenny Holzer.

An online auction of artworks donated by leading contemporary artists will also take place with our Art Icon auction partner, Phillips. Details of the auction will be released soon.

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

All funds raised through the event and auction will benefit Whitechapel Gallery’s pioneering education and community programmes. 

Dress code: Evening wear

Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon 2023 Committee: Dorota Audemars, Erin Bell, Emilie De Pauw, Yan Du, Philomene Magers, Luigi Maramotti, Irene Panagopoulos, Marc Payot, Nicole Saikalis Bay, Bo Young Song, Monika Sprüth, Maria Sukkar, Cheyenne Westphal, and Manuela & Iwan Wirth.



Individual £550
  • Champagne and canapé reception
  • A three-course seated dinner
  • Specially printed artist publication and tote bag
  • Award presentation and guest performance

Please click here to purchase

Please note that there is a maximum allocation of 3 tickets per order. For a greater allocation, please contact the team for availability and booking articonaward@whitechapelgallery.org or +44 (0)20 7539 3314. 

Table of 10 £5,500
  • Exclusive table for 10 guests
  • Champagne and canapé reception
  • A three-course seated dinner
  • Specially printed artist publications and tote bags
  • Award presentation and guest performance

Please contact the team for booking and availability at articonaward@whitechapelgallery.org or +44 (0)20 7539 3314. 

Support an artist's seat £250

Your donation will be put towards seating the artists who have contributed to the auction. In helping to cover these costs, you will enable us to maximise the funds we can raise for Whitechapel Gallery’s education and community programmes.

Click here to donate to support an artist’s seat

For all enquiries, please contact:

E: articonaward@whitechapelgallery.org

T: +44 (0)20 7539 3314 (9:30am – 5pm, Monday to Friday)

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NB: Tickets are non-refundable.

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