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Yousuf Karsh 1908-2002, CA, AM

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 78

    Solo shows 37

    2013
    Yousuf Karsh - Icons of the 20th Century - Mona Bismarck American Center for art & culture, Paris
    Yousuf Karsh Portraits - Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL
    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
    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
    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

    Group shows 41

    2014
    A Passion for Photography: The John W. and Carol L.H. Green Collection - Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI
    2013
    Decisive Moments - Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI
    War/photography: Images Of Armed Conflict And Its Aftermath - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    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
    Face to Face: 150 Years of Photographic Portraiture - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    Faces of our Times - Atlas Gallery, London
    Das XX. Jahrhundert - Menschen-Orte-Zeiten - Deutsches Historisches Museum - DHM, Berlin
    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
    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
    1839
    CinÉmages - ARGENTIC, Paris

    Dealer Directory 4

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

    Collections 12

    Australia
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    Canada
    National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Doris McCarthy Gallery - University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, 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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