Skyspaces,openings to the sky that transform celestial light into ever-changing experiential art (see also land art ). A Quaker from childhood, Turrell imbues his work with an abstract spirituality that is especially present in his skyscape at the Friends Meetinghouse, Houston (1995).
See G. Bohme and J. Heynen, James Turrell: Geometry of Light (2009) museum catalogs by C. Giménez et. al (2013) and M. Govan and C. Y. Kim (2013).
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