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Yousuf Karsh  1908-2002, CA, AM

Rank (2014): 3132 – 

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to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 41
Canada 15
Germany 3




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Artist Rank
Ansel Adams  430 10
Walker Evans  158 9
Imogen Cunningham  1562 8
Robert Capa  846 8
Henri Cartier-Bresson  208 8




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Institution
  ICP - International Center of Photography, USA 6
  National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Canada 4
  Robert Klein Gallery, USA 3



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23.12.1908 Born in Mardin (TR)


13.1.2002 Died in Boston, MA (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 75  Please report missing Information


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   A Passion for Photography: The John W. and Carol L.H. Green Collection - Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI Send message

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2013
   Yousuf Karsh - Icons of the 20th Century - Mona Bismarck American Center for art & culture, Paris

2012
   The Summer Show - Scott Nichols Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011
   Yousuf Karsh: Regarding Heroes - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
   Yousuf Karsh and Edward Steichen - Kamloops Art Gallery, Kamloops, BC
   Yousuf Karsh - Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB

2010
   Yousuf Karsh: Industrial Images - Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
   Yousuf Karsh: Regarding Heroes - USC Fisher Museum - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
   Industrial Images - Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba, Brandon, Manitoba
   The Most Famous People in the World: Karsh 100 - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
   Karsh: Image Maker - Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta

2009
   Yousuf Karsh: Regarding Heroes - Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
   Portraits - Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan
   Photographs by Yousuf Karsh - Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL
   Yousuf Karsh: Portraits of Artists - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
   Yousuf Karsh: Industrial Images - McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON
   Yousuf Karsh: Regarding Heroes - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2008
Description and image  Karsh 100: A Biography in Images - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

2007
   Yousuf Karsh Photographs - Kresge Art Museum, Lansing, MI

2004
   Yousuf Karsh: Industrial Portraits featuring Ford of Canada, Windsor, 1951 - Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario

2002
   Yousuf Karsh - Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City, NY

2001
   Yousuf Karsh - Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA
   Yousuf Karsh - Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales - MNAV, Montevideo

1998
   Yousuf Karsh: Portraits of Artists - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

1996
   Karsh Portraits: The Searching Eye - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

1992
   Karsh: American Legends - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1991
   Yousuf Karsh - - Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA (closed, 2009)

1990
   Yousuf Karsh - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1989
   Photographs by Karsh - MMoCA - The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI
   Yousuf Karsch – Portraits - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main

1988
   Yousuf Karsh: Portraits of Artists - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

1987
   Photographs by Yousef Karsh - Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA

1983
   Yousuf Karsh: A Fifty-Year Retrospective - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1971
   Yousuf Karsh - Men Who Made Our World - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

1969
   Yousuf Karsh - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1960
   Portraits of Greatness: Photographs by Yousuf Karsh - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

1952
   Photographs by Yousuf Karsh - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

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2013
Description and image  War/photography: Images Of Armed Conflict And Its Aftermath - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
Description  War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

2012
   War/photography: Images Of Armed Conflict And Its Aftermath - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Vorbesichtigung. Westlicht Foto- & Kamera-auktion - WestLicht. Schauplatz für Fotografie, Vienna
   Gaze - The Changing Face of Portrait Photography - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
   Double Take - McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON
   c´est la vie - Das ganze Leben - Der Mensch in Malerei und Fotografie - Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden
   History of Photography - see+ Art Space/gallery, Beijing
   Looking Forward - Looking Back - G. Gibson Gallery, Seattle, WA

2011
   Polaroid [Im]Possible - WestLicht. Schauplatz für Fotografie, Vienna
   Face to Face: Works from the Bank of America Collection - The Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

2010
Description  Face to Face: 150 Years of Photographic Portraiture - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
   Faces of our Times - Atlas Gallery, London (England)
   La collection s'expose - Polaroïd en péril ! - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne

2009
   38 AT 38 - Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA
   New Mexico and New York - Photographs of Georgia O'Keeffe - Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, NM
   Yousuf Karsh and Edward Steichen: The Art of the Celebrity Portrait - Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, ON
   Yousuf Karsh and Edward Steichen: The Art of the Celebrity Portrait - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
   20 / 20 - G. Gibson Gallery, Seattle, WA

2008
   In the Company of Artists: Photographs from the DIA’s Collection - The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
   Soul and Body - Museum of Fine Arts - Budapest, Budapest
   Karsh, Leonard, and Bagert: A Photographic Legacy - Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL

2007
   Private Collections - Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
   Soul and Body - Museum of Fine Arts - Budapest, Budapest
   VIP - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
   Distinct Impression - Photographs from the Permanent Collection - Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

2005
   To look or to see - in search of meanings in photography - The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki

2004
Description and image  The Kennedys - Camera Work, Berlin

2003
   The Bigger Picture - Portraits from Ottawa - Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, ON
   The Master and the Maestro - A Gallery for Fine Photography, New Orleans, LA
   The good, the great & the gifted - National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT
   Face to Face - Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA

1992
   About Face: Photographic Portraits from the Permanent Collection, 1900–1991 - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1988
   Master Photographs From the "Photography in the Fine Arts" Exhibitions, 1959–1967 - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Picasso porträtterad - Moderna Museet, Stockholm

1976
   Remembering Casals in Slides, Video, Film and Music - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1969
   Portrait Photographs - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

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   CinÉmages - ARGENTIC, Paris

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USA

 Wach Gallery, Avon Lake, OH
 Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA
 Oswald Gallery, Jackson, WY
 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City, NY

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Australia

 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD

Canada

 National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
 Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

USA

 MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
 The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
 Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL
 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH
 Wittliff Gallery of Southwestern & Mexican Photography, San Marcos, TX
 Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

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