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Bill Owens 1938, US

Rank (2014): 2850 -

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 80

    Ongoing group exhibitions 1

    until 22 Mar 2015
    American Scene Photography: Martin Z. Margulies Collection - Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL

    Solo shows 25

    2014
    Bill Owens - Suburbia - Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Scottsdale, AZ
    2012
    Bill Owens - aMAZE Cultural Lab, Milan
    2011
    Ordinary Folks - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    Bill Owens: Ordinary Folks - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    2010
    Bill Owens: Suburbia - Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, UT
    2009
    Riots - Galerie de multiples - GDM, Paris
    Bill Owens - Riots - aMAZE Cultural Lab, Milan
    Bill Owens: America Fast Forward - Galerie Alex Daniels / Reflex Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    2008
    Bill Owens - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    Bill Owens - Suburbia Revisited - Arnolfini, Bristol
    Bill Owens e Woolrich Woolen Mills - Lorenzelli Arte, Milan
    2007
    Suburbia and Leisure - DNJ Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Bill Owens: Flesh - Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    2005
    Bill Owens - America - James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    Bill Owens: Leisure Nathan Baker: People At Work - Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Bill Owens - Jack Hanley Gallery - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
    2004
    Bill Owens - Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan
    Bill Owens: Leisure - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    2001
    Photographs 1969 - Jack Hanley Gallery - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
    2000
    Suburbia - Photographs by Bill Owens - UCR / California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
    The Suburban Seventies - Photographs by Bill Owens - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    1999
    Bill Owens Photos from -Suburbia,- -Working- and -Our Kind of People- - Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA
    1998
    Bill Owens - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, ON
    1996
    Bill Owens - Selected Photographs From Suburbia, Our Kind Of People And Working (1968-1976) - Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
    1978
    Bill Owens - Photographs - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

    Group shows 55

    2014
    Road Trip - Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, Bordeaux
    Beauty of Darkness II - Galerie Alex Daniels / Reflex Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    2013
    Pet Shapes - China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
    2012
    Walker Evans & The American Social Landscape Photographers - Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
    Gaze - The Changing Face of Portrait Photography - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
    FotoTriennale.dk 2012 - FotoTriennale.dk, Odense
    Backyard Oasis: The Swimming Pool in Southern California Photography, 1945-1982 - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
    2011
    Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    Masters of American Photography - Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
    Earth Now: American Photographers and the Environment - New Mexico Museum Arts, Santa Fe, NM
    2010
    Prospective XXIe siecle - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    21st Century Outlook - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    Tales From The Crypt - Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery - PDNB, Dallas, TX
    La collection s\'expose - Polaroïd en péril ! - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne
    Who are you close to - Thrust Projects, New York City, NY
    2009
    Santa\'s Workshop Shanghai - James Cohan Gallery - Shanghai, Shanghai
    In Focus: The Worker - J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    The Tree - James Cohan Gallery - Shanghai, Shanghai
    Reality Revisted - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
    2008
    The Cult of Personality - Portraits and Mass Culture - Galerie Erna Hécey, Luxembourg
    Urbanités - Galerie les filles du calvaire - Paris, Paris
    Instantané (70), Porte-parole (épisode n°2) - FRAC - Pays de la Loire, Carquefou
    The Good Life - Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City, NY
    Contemporary Photographs: Recent Acquisitions - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    2007
    Photographing Suburbia: Crewdson, Owens and Weiner - Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY
    Stalking Surburbia - Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT
    Ingenium.Photographie et Ingeniosite 1846 - 2006 - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
    June Bride - Yossi Milo Gallery, New York City, NY
    Mapping the City - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    2006
    Public Faces/Private Spaces: Recent Acquisitions - J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Peintres de la vie moderne Modern-life painters - Donation - Caisse des Dépôts' photograph collection - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
    Suburban Escape - The Art of California Sprawl - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    Une Proposition de Mathieu Mercier - FRAC - Basse-Normandie, Caen
    Montezuma´s Revenge - Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York City, NY
    The age of innocent - Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery - PDNB, Dallas, TX
    Dreaming California - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    I ♥ the Burbs - Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
    20ème anniversaire de la galerie - Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
    2005
    Invito al Collezionismo - Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan
    Der Traum vom Ich, der Traum von der Welt - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
    2004
    Pool Party - Yossi Milo Gallery, New York City, NY
    Beauty of Darkness - Galerie Alex Daniels / Reflex Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    Terrain Vague - Photography, Architecture and the Post-Industrial Landscape - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
    Street Credibility - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
    2003
    The Gray Area - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
    Terrain Vague - Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
    fables de l'identité - Centre national de la photographie, Paris
    Travailler fatigue - FRAC - Languedoc-Roussilon, Montpellier
    2002
    Through the Looking Glass - Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2001
    The Nature of Still Life - Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Bologna - GAM, Bologna
    Places and People (David Armstron, David Levinthal, Bill Owens, John Schabel, Ch - L.A. Galerie – Lothar Albrecht, Frankfurt/Main
    Il ne faut pas se fier aux apparences, un train peut en cacher un autre - Abbaye St André - Centre d'art contemporain Meymac, Meymac
    2000
    Urbanities - Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje, Skopje
    1999
    The Permanent Collection - Into the 21st Century - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    1978
    Bill Owens & Julia M. Cameron - Spectrum Sotos, Zaragoza

    Dealer Directory 7

    China
    James Cohan Gallery - Shanghai, Shanghai
    France
    Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris
    Netherlands
    Galerie Alex Daniels / Reflex Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    USA
    Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery - PDNB, Dallas, TX
    James Cohan Gallery - New York, New York City, NY
    Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    United Kingdom
    Eyestorm, London

    Collections 10

    France
    FRAC - Basse-Normandie, Caen
    FRAC - Pays de la Loire, Carquefou
    FRAC - Languedoc-Roussilon, Montpellier
    FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
    Switzerland
    Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
    USA
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY

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