Joan Jonas is a pioneering performance and video artist who has had an enormous influence on contemporary art. Several of her early performances took place at The Kitchen, including Funnel in 1975, and The Juniper Tree (collaborative version) in 1977. Additionally, many of her films were screened here throughout the 70's and 80's. Jonas later performed the work Lines in the Sand at The Kitchen in 2004. She will be an honoree at The Kitchen's 2012 gala, along with Steve Reich.

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