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Harold Edgerton 1903-1990, US

Rank (2016): 1599 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 105

    Ongoing group exhibitions 2

    until 24 Aug 2016
    Make Light of It - Pace/Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY
    until 18 Sep 2016
    Overgrowth - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA

    Solo shows 22

    2015
    Harold Edgerton - Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York City, NY
    2014
    Harold Edgerton - Abstractions - Michael Hoppen Gallery, London
    2013
    Harold E. Edgerton, Seeking Facts - The Allen Memorial Art Museum - Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH
    2010
    Art On Speed - Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
    Faster than the Eye Can See: Photographs by Harold Edgerton - Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
    2008
    Harold Edgerton: Photographs - Corkin Gallery, Toronto, ON
    2007
    Seeing the Unseen: Photographs by Harold E. Edgerton - Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Scottsdale, AZ
    Dr. Harold Edgerton - Michael Hoppen Gallery, London
    2006
    Approaches to Narrative - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    Seeing the Unseen: Photographs by Harold E. Edgerton - Juniata College Museum of Art, Huntingdon, PA
    Harold Edgerton - Photographs at the Speed of Light (1932-1978) - The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
    2005
    Quicker Than a Wink: Photographs by Harold Edgerton - Amherst College, Amherst, MA
    2003
    Stopping Time - Photographs of Doc Edgerton - FMoPA - Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL
    Harold E. Edgerton – Seeing the Unseen - Photographic Center Northwest , Seattle, WA
    2002
    The Shape of Time: The Photographs of Harold E. Edgerton - Queen's Square , Cambridge, ON
    2001
    Harold Edgerton - Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Harold Edgerton: Faster than a Speeding Bullet (Studies in Motion) - Corkin Gallery, Toronto, ON
    1999
    Seeing the Unseen: Photographs by Harold E. Edgerton - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
    1998
    In a Flash - Dr. Harold E. Edgerton (1903-1990) & Split-Second Photography - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    Seeing the Unseen - Dr. Harold E. Edgerton, and the Wonders of Strobe Alley - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    1997
    Photographs by Harold Edgerton: Recent Acquisitions - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    1987
    Stopping Time: The Photographs of Harold Edgerton - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

    Group shows 83

    2016
    Zwischenbilanz – 5 Jahre Bonn - Galerie Julian Sander, Bonn
    Order & Reorder: Curate Your Own Exhibition - National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto (MOMAK), Kyoto
    Pandora's Box : Jan Dibbets on Another Photography - Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (MAM/ARC), Paris
    Collecting Photography - Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
    2015
    Revelations: Experiments in Photography - National Media Museum, Bradford
    When we share more than ever - MKG - Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, Hamburg
    A History of Photography: Series and Sequences - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London
    2014
    Clocks for Seeing: Photography, Time and Motion - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
    Art to Zoo: Exploring Animal Natures - College of Creative Studies Art Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
    Manna: Masterworks from the Tufts University Permanent Art Collection - Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
    Second Sight: The David Kronn Photography Collection - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
    Damage Control - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
    Collection Conversations: Childhood  - The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
    Out of Sight: New Acquisitions - Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    A World of Its Own: Photographic Practices in the Studio - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    2013
    Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    Cross Over - Fotografie Der Wissenschaft + Wissenschaft Der Fotografie - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
    Science in Motion: The Photographic Studies of Eadweard Muybridge, Berenice Abbott, and Harold Edgerton - Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI
    The Drinking Show - Sasha Wolf Gallery, New York City, NY
    Wet - Laurence Miller Gallery, New York City, NY
    Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography - Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
    A Democracy of Images: Photographs from the Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Harold Edgerton and Walker Evans - Photographs of Golf - Marshall Fine Arts Center Atrium Gallery, Haverford, PA
    2012
    The Art of Golf - The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
    Borrowed Time - Edward Thorp Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Unseen - Guangzhou Triennial - Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, Guangdong
    Howard Greenberg, Collection - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne
    Ghosts in the Machine - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Flash! Flash! Flash! : Photographs By dr. Edgerton,o. Winston Link And Eric - Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato
    second nature: abstract photography then and now - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    See: Untold Stories - George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY
    Art of Arrangement - The Holburne Museum, Bath, Somerset
    The Art of Golf - The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
    Group Exhibition"1955" - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, ON
    2011
    Glam Plus Bam - Trustman Art Gallery, Boston, MA
    Surface Tension - Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
    Eye/object: Photographs From the Collection of Jonathan Williams - Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
    L'objet photographique : une invention permanente - Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris
    Inspiring Vision - Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    2010
    Edward Muybridge & Harold Edgerton: Photographing Motion - Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
    8th Gwangju Biennale - 10,000 Lives - Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju
    Photography at the Frontier of Physics and Art - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
    Exposure: Photos from the Vault - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
    On the Move - Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London
    2009
    A Few Frames: Photography And The Contact Sheet - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    The Quick and the Dead - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Power Structures - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    2008
    In the Light - Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA
    Fotógrafos da Vida Moderna - Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo
    Masters of Black and White - Including Selections from The Drapkin Collection - FMoPA - Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL
    2007
    The Best of Photography and Film from the George Eastman House Collection - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
    VIP - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    Transphotographiques 2007 - Maison de la Photographie, Lille
    2006
    Why Look at Animals? - George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY
    American Icons - Corkin Gallery, Toronto, ON
    2005
    Overhead / Underfoot - The Topographical Perspective in Photography - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    2004
    Kurzdavordanach - SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne
    Keeping Shadows - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    best of - Blick in die Sammlung DIE PHOTOGRAPHISCHE SAMMLUNG - SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne
    Beyond Tradition - Permanent Collection Photographs - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    2003
    Jump! - Photographers get off the ground - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
    Flash - Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
    Tools as Art - The Hechinger Collection - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    2001
    Motion Pictures: Muybridge and Edgerton Photographs from the Collection - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
    2000
    Photography in Boston - 1955-1985 - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    Tempo! Viaggio nell’idea e nella rappresentazione del tempo - Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
    1999
    The Permanent Collection - Into the 21st Century - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    1994
    temporary translations - Sammlung Schürmann - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
    1991
    La Vitesse - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
    1989
    Locomotion - Photographic Resource Center (PRC), Boston, MA
    1988
    The Dog Show - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    1987
    Midtown Review: A Look at Photography Books of 1987 - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    Nine Masters - Photographic Resource Center (PRC), Boston, MA
    1985
    18° Bienal de Sao Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    1983
    19th & 20th Century Master - ArtSpace - Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables (Miami), FL
    1981
    American Photography in the Thirties - The Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta
    1967
    Once Invisible - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1964
    The Photographer's Eye - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1960
    The Sense of Abstraction - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1951
    Abstraction in Photography - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1943
    Form and Formula - CAC - Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
    1937
    Photography 1839-1937 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 11

    Canada
    Corkin Gallery, Toronto, ON
    France
    Agathe Gaillard, Paris
    Germany
    Galerie Julian Sander, Bonn
    Galerie Priska Pasquer, Cologne
    USA
    Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
    Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA
    Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Joseph Bellows Gallery, La Jolla, CA
    Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    United Kingdom
    Eyestorm, London
    Michael Hoppen Gallery, London

    Collections 18

    Canada
    Carleton University Art Gallery (CUAG), Ottawa, ON
    Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC
    Germany
    SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne
    USA
    MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
    Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
    Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP), Chicago, IL
    Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
    Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC
    DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, CA
    MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
    Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT
    The Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, CA
    San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO
    Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    Last update: 25 Jul 2016

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