- Name: James Turrell
- Born: 05/06/1943 (77 years old)
- Website: jamesturrell.com
James Turrell (born May 6, 1943) is an American artist primarily concerned with Light and Space. Turrell was a MacArthur Fellow in 1984. Turrell is best known for his work in progress, Roden Crater, a natural cinder cone crater located outside Flagstaff, Arizona, that he is turning into a massive naked-eye observatory; and for his series of skyspaces, enclosed spaces that frame the sky.
Works: Roden Crater, Acton
School: Pomona College
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, US