Chronologie

1937
Born in Orange, NJ
1973
Photographer’s Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts
1973
Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1978
Photographer’s Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.
1980
Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1994
MacArthur Fellowship from the MacArthur Foundation
1995
Spectrum International Prize for Photography
2006
Deutsche Börse Photography Prize

Expositions

2007
DIE ELBE [in] between - Wasser, Strome, Zeiten, Kunstmuseum Magdeburg - Kloster Unser Lieben Frauen, Magdeburg
2007
Landscapes of Colorado, Center for Visual Art (CVA), Denver, CO
2007
SECOND VIEW- Amerikanische Fotografie, Kunstmuseum Magdeburg - Kloster Unser Lieben Frauen, Magdeburg
2007
On the Wall, Aperture Gallery, New York City, NY
2006
Galerie Greta Meert, Brussels (solo)
2005
Turning Back, SFMOMA, SF
2005
Turning Back, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2003
Commerical, Residential, Roth Horowitz, NY
2003
No Small Journeys, Matthew Marks Gallery
2002
What We Bought, The New World, Yale University Art Gallery
2001
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
2001
Robert Adams: Places – People, Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover MA
2001
Reinventing the West, Reed College, Portland, OR
2001
True West, Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
2000
California, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000
California, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, NY
2000
Galerie Meert Rihoux, Brussels
1998
To the Mouth of the Columbia, The Art Museum, Princeton University, NJ
1997
Documenta X, Kassel, Germany
1997
Galerie Meert Rihoux, Brussels (solo)
1997
Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco, CA
1996
Our Lives and Our Children, Musee d'Arte Moderne de St. Etienne St. Etienne, France
1996
Perpetual Mirage, Whitney Museum of American Art NY
1996
Crossing the Frontier, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco
1995
West from the Columbia, Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco, CA
1995
What We Brought: The New World, Sprengel Museum Hannover, Germany
1994
Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco, CA
1993
At the End of the Columbia River, Denver Art Museum Denver
1993
Galerie Meert Rihoux, Brussels (solo)
1993
Critical Landscapes, Tokyo Metropolitain Museum of Photography Japan
1993
National Gallery of Canada (cat.) Ottawa
1991
Pleasures and Terrors of Domestic Comfort, Museum of Modern Art NY
1991
The Kiss of the Apollo (cat.), Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco
1991
Photo Gallery International Tokyo, Japan
1990
The Indomitable Spirit (cat.), International Center for Photography NY
1989
On the Art of Fixing a Shadow: 150 Years of Photography (traveling, cat.), National Gallery of Art Washington, DC
1989
Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia, PA
1987
Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco, CA