Mary Ellen Bartley, Anne Collier, Sara Cwynar, Roe Ethridge, Bryan Graf, Bill Jacobson, Kenneth Josephson, Laura Letinsky, Matt Lipps, Vik Muniz, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, Alyson Shotz, Laurie Simmons, Wolfgang Tillmans, Bertien van Manen, Christopher Williams
July 10 – August 22, 2014
Bertien van Manen Prague (Couple holding hands), 2004 16 x 20 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 10
Bertien van Manen Rome (Italia Beach Girls), 2005 16 x 20 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 10
Paul Mpagi Sepuya Studio Wall, November 21, 2014 32 x 24 inches each Archival pigment print Edition of 3
Laura Letinsky Untitled #55, 2013 50 x 40 inches Archival pigment print Edition of 9
Bryan Graf Sea Journal, 2013 3 panels, 26 x 20 inches each Chromogenic prints Edition of 5
Vik Muniz Couple Central Park Zoo, after Gary Winogrand (Pictures of Paper), 2008 45 x 63 inches Silver laser exposed print Edition of 10
Laurie Simmons Walking Camera (little), 1991 Print 40 x 22.75 inches / frame 41 x 23.75 Archival pigment print Edition of 5 + 2 AP
Laurie Simmons Untitled (for Jimmy de Sana), 2000 Image 10 x 6 inches / paper 23.75 x 19.88 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 75
Christopher Williams Cutaway of a SCHNEIDER VARIOGON 5,6/125-250 mm produced by Schneider Kreutznach as ZENZANON-E-VARIOGON 5,6 125-250 mm for the Zenza-Bronica-Cameras of the ETRS, ETR-C and ETR Series Serial # 12-899-638, produced between July and December 1976, date of cut unknown Technical specifications Relative aperture: f 5,6 Focal length range: 125 to 250 mm stepless Angle of view diagonal: 30.6 - 16.1 Picture diagonale: 69.9 mm Aperture scale: infinity - 8.2 ft Number of lens elements: 17 in 14 groups Coating: Schneider Multicoating Shutter: Between-lens shutter Seiko 0 with speeds 1/500 to 8 sec., full MX sync. Slip- on diam.: for accessories: 90 mm Screw-in thread for access: M 86 x 1 Length: 213 mm at infin. Max diam.: 94 mm Weight: 1650 g / 3.673 lb Fotostudio Axel Gnad, Dusseldorf, February 3rd, 2009, 2009 33.6 x 37 inches Gelatin silver print Edition of 10
Matt Lipps Light and Film, 2013 73.5 x 50 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 5 + 2 AP
Sara Cwynar Tree in Nature (Darkroom Manual), 2013 30 x 24 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 3
Roe Ethridge Double Rotting Apple, 2013 36 x 24 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 5 + 2 AP
Anne Collier, Stock Photography (Social Issues), 2013. 50.75 x 61.75 inches. Chromogenic print. Edition of 5 + APs.
Kenneth Josephson Matthew, 1965 Image 7 x 12 inches / paper 11 x 14 inches Gelatin silver print Edition of 50
Wolfgang Tillmans paper drop (white) b, 2004 16 x 12 inches Chromogenic print Edition of 10 + 1 AP
Alyson Shotz Double Fold, 2013 40 x 30 inches each Suite of 4 folded Epson archival dye prints Edition of 10 + 3 AP + 1 HC
Bill Jacobson Place (Series) #552, 2011 28 x 22 inch print mounted on 37 x 31 inch board Archival pigment print Edition of 7
Mary Ellen Bartley C, Two, Three, Plus a Half, 2014 Print 17 x 14.75 inches / framed19.5 x 17.25 inches Archival pigment print Edition of 7
Mary Ellen Bartley A9152, 2014 Print 17 x 14.75 inches / framed19.5 x 17.25 inches Archival pigment print Edition of 7
Mary Ellen Bartley Three Plus a Half, 2014 Print 17 x 14.75 inches / framed19.5 x 17.25 inches Archival pigment print Edition of 7
Installation view Bertien van Manen (x2), Paul Mpagi Sepuya (x2), Laura Letinsky, Bryan Graf (x3)
Installation view Alyson Shotz, Double Fold, 2013
Installation view Vik Muniz (back), Wolfgang Tillmans (front)
Installation view Bill Jacobson, Mary Ellen Bartley (x3)
Installation view Vik Muniz, Wolfgang Tillmans (in back room), Laurie Simmons (x2), Christopher Williams
Installation view Matt Lipps, Sara Cwynar, Roe Ethridge, Anne Collier, Kenneth Josephson
LAURA LETINSKY | GLYNDOR GALLERY AT WAVE HILL, BRONX, NEW YORK
April 5 - July 4, 2016
(Not So) Still Life
Wave Hill's spring exhibition, (Not So) Still Life, brings together 14 contemporary artists whose multimedia work encourages a rethinking of still life as a genre.
LAURA LETINSKY | UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA SCHOOL OF ART GALLERY, WINNEPEG, CANADA
March 13 - April 1, 2016
Laura Letinsky: Still Life Photographs, 1997 - 2012
Laura Letinsky – a University of Manitoba alumna and University of Chicago professor – has returned to her alma mater to display some of her still life photography in an exhibition called Laura Letinksy: Still Life Photographs, 1997-2012 at the School of Art Gallery.
BERTIEN VAN MANEN | BELFAST EXPOSED, BELFAST IRELAND
January 15 - March 19, 2016
Beyond Maps and Atlases by internationally renowned Dutch photographer Bertien van Manen. This is the artist's first body of work produced in Ireland and traces her journey across the island over the past year and a half. During her visits she stayed in the homes of strangers, mostly other photographers living across Ireland, who became friends with van Manen and made work alongside the artist. While travelling she became immersed in Irish literature and was guided by the words and landscapes of Seamus Heaney, John Banville and John McGahern as much as the people she traveled with.
LAURA LETINSKY | MCININCH ART GALLERY SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY
February 25 - April 2, 2016
In monumental and gorgeously realized photographs, Laura Letinsky and Tanya Marcuse penetrate the very crux of the meaning of desire: to long for, to crave, to miss. They thus place themselves in an historical trajectory of the still life genre, as well as extend the genre's parameters.
MARY ELLEN BARTLEY | WALKER ART CENTER MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA
February 27 - October 9, 2016
Featuring works by some 45 artists, Ordinary Pictures surveys a range of conceptual picture-based practices since the 1960s through the lens of the stock photograph and other forms of industrial image production. Despite its apparent throwaway status, the stock image is the primary commodity of a $1 billion global industry with far-reaching effects in the marketplace and the public sphere.
LAURA LETINSKY | BEYOND REAL, CENTER FOR THE ARTS AT VIRGINIA TECH
September 3 - November 15, 2015
Juxtaposing tradition with innovation, this exhibition presents painting, photography, and video by artists from Israel, Holland, Canada, and the United States who build on, respond to, and transform the time-honored tradition of still life through the lens of the 21st century.
LAURA LETINSKY AT THE GETTY MUSEUM
Work by Laura Letinsky will be included in the group exhibition, Convergences: Selected Photographs from the Permanent Collection at the Getty Museum, on view July 8 - October 19, 2014, featuring Letinsky, Vera Lutter, Loretta Lux, Cindy Sherman, and James Welling, among others.
BRYAN GRAF SOLO SHOW AT ICA IN PORTLAND
Bryan Graf: Moving Across the Interior, the artist's first solo museum exhibition, is currently on display at the ICA at Maine College of Art in Portland, ME, through April 6, 2014.
LAURA LETINSKY AT THE PHOTOGRAPHERS' GALLERY, LONDON & DENVER ART MUSEUM
Laura Letinsky: Ill Form & Void Full is on view currently at The Photographers' Gallery in London through April 7, 2013. An exhibition of the artist's work is also on view in Laura Letinsky: Still Life Photographs 1997-2012 at the Denver Art Museum through March 24, 2013.
Bryan Graf's second full-scale gallery exhibition, Broken Lattice, will open at Yancey Richardson Gallery on April 11, 2013, featuring a series of new photograms and camera-less images created in the artist's studio and in the field. The exhibition will coincide with the release of the artist's first book, Wildlife Analysis, published by Conveyor Arts.
LAURA LETINSKY RETROSPECTIVE AT DENVER ART MUSEUM
A retrospective of Laura Letinsky's still life photographs from the past 15 years will be on display at the Denver Art Museum from October 28, 2012 – March 24, 2013. The exhibition traces Letinsky's photographs as they have evolved from studies in melancholy and absence to explorations of perception, color and space. The artist's new collage based still-life series, Ill Form & Void Full, is currently on display at Yancey Richardson Gallery, through October 20, 2012.
BRYAN GRAF UPCOMING EXHBITIONS
Works from Bryan Graf's Wildlife Analysis and Lattice (Ambient) series will feature in the upcoming exhibition, Second Nature: Abstract Photography Then and Now, at the DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, on display from May 26, 2012 – April 21, 2013. Additionally, Graf will feature in Light Matter, an exhibition at the Pelham Art Center from May 4 – June 21, 2012. Graf is also co-curating and will have work featured in the exhibit Swamp Thing, at Bodega in Philadelphia, PA, on display from May 4 – June 10, 2012.
LAURA LETINSKY UPCOMING EXHBITIONS
A solo exhibition of Laura Letinsky's work will be exhibited at the Osthaus Museum in Hagen, Germany from August 8 - September 30, 2012. Solo exhibitions of Letinsky's new series Ill Form & Void Full will be on display this fall at Yancey Richardson Gallery and Valerie Carberry Gallery in Chicago. Additionally, a solo exhibition of Letinsky's work will open at the Denver Art Museum in October 2012.
LAURA LETINSKY AT MCA, CHICAGO; SMART MUSEUM, CHICAGO; AND SCAD MUSEUM, SAVANNAH
A solo exhibition featuring Laura Letinsky's newest series, Ill Form & Void Full, will open at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago on February 7. The exhibition, entitled Chicago Works: Laura Letinsky, will be on display until April 17.
BERTIEN VAN MANEN SOLO EXHIBITION AT FOAM PHOTOGRAPHY MUSEUM, AMSTERDAM
Bertien van Manen's series Let's sit down before we go, currently on display at the gallery, will be shown in it's entirety at FOAM Photography Museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, from March 19 - June 24. Taken in and around Russia between 1990-2008, van Manen's photographs capture her subjects at leisure with friends and family, reflecting an intimate celebration of the country's richness and humanity.
BERTIEN VAN MANEN BOOK SIGNING AND EXHIBITION AT YANCEY RICHARDSON GALLERY
Bertien van Manen's exhibition - Let's sit down before we go - will open at the gallery on January 5, 2012, in conjunction with the release of a book of the same title, published by Mack Books. The series was shot in present-day Russia between 1991-2009.
LAURA LETINSKY SOLO SHOW AT NORTH DAKOTA MUSEUM OF ART
Laura Letinsky's solo exhibition at the North Dakota Museum of Art opened June 21 and runs through September 11. A major mid-career survey, the exhibition features over thirty photographs from the artist's work from the last fifteen years.
BERTIEN VAN MANEN BOOK AND GALLERY EXHIBITION THIS FALL
Bertien van Manen's new book - Let's sit down before we go - is scheduled for release in November 2011 through Mack Books, in conjunction with an exhibition of the artist's work at the gallery.
GALLERY ARTISTS EXHIBITING AT MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS IN BOSTON
Gallery artists Mitch Epstein, David Hilliard, Kenneth Josephson, Laura Letinsky and Hellen van Meene are all included in Conversations: Photography from the Bank of America Collection, a group exhibition at the Museum of Fine Art in Boston, on display through June 19, 2011. The exhibition also features works by Eugène Atget, Alfred Stieglitz, Paul Strand, László Moholy-Nagy, Man Ray, Robert Frank, Diane Arbus, Irving Penn, Cindy Sherman, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Vik Muniz, and Richard Misrach, among others.
GALLERY ARTISTS FEATURED IN NEW EXHIBITION AT MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS
Photographs by gallery artists Mitch Epstein, Alex Prager, and Bertien van Manen are currently on display in Embarrassment of Riches: Picturing Global Wealth, a new exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, open through January 2, 2011.
SHARON CORE AND LAURA LETINSKY EXHIBIT AND LECTURE AT NEW YORK PHOTO FESTIVAL
Gallery artists Sharon Core and Laura Letinsky will exhibit their work and give public lectures as part of Object Lesson, a still-life show curated by New Yorker critic Vince Aletti, one of several shows that make up this year's New York Photo Festival (May 12 - 16).
Letinsky will be speaking on Thursday, May 13 at 2pm at St. Ann's Warehouse, 38 Water Street, between Main Street and Dock Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. Core will be speaking on Saturday, May 15 at 2pm, also at St. Ann's Warehouse.
ARTISTS NOMINATED FOR DEUTSCHE BORSE PRIZE
Both Laura Letinsky and Hiroh Kikai were nominated for the 2009 Deutsche Borse Prize, awarded to UK-born photographer Paul Graham. The Prize aims to reward a living photographer who has made the most significant contribution to the medium of photography in Europe over the past year. Gallery artist Esko Mannikko was the 2008 Deutsche Borse recipient.