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Hirshhorn acquires full series of Ragnar Kjartansson's acclaimed "Me and My Mother"

The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has announced the acquisition of all four current installments of Ragnar Kjartansson's (b. 1976) ongoing video series "Me and My Mother," along with the promise of all future iterations, making it the only institution to own this seminal piece in its entirety. The Hirshhorn first staged the work in 2016 when it co-organized Kjartansson's critically acclaimed first major mid-career survey exhibition with the Barbican in London.
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