How Richard Serra influenced Matthew Barney

Matthew Barney talks about how body-based performance art and works such as Richard Serra's Gutter Corner Splash: Night Shift (1969/1995) influenced his development as an artist.

Idols and Influencers

Despite the romantic myth of the solo creator, artists live and work within dynamic networks of interaction and influence. Here, well-known practitioners discuss their early, formative exposure to other artists and their impact.



Projects + Perspectives

Find out more about the people and stories that make up SFMOMA. We love what we do and want to share it with you!