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Stephen Shore

Lives and works in New York City and Tivoli, New York, u.s.a.

1947 Born in New York City

Awards, Grants and Fellowships

1993 MacDowell Colony
1980 American Academy in Rome
1979 National Endowment for the Arts
1975 Guggenheim Foundation
1974 National Endowment for the Arts

Teaching Positions

1982 Bard College; Susan Weber Soros Professor in the Arts; Director, Photography Program
1996 Bard College; Chairman, Arts Division

Public Collections

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
Museum of Modern Art, NYC
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
Seattle Art Museum
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Louisville Art Museum, KY
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Australian National Gallery, Canberra
Neue Sammlung, Munich, Germany
Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal.

Stephen Shore's Website


jun 19 - aug 30 2019Stephen ShoreSprüth Magers Los Angeles
nov 19 2017 - 2018Stephen ShoreMoMA,
New York
sep 19 - nov 24 2014Stephen ShoreFundazión Mapfre,
nov 26 2013 - jan 11 2014Something + NothingSprüth Magers London
nov 02 2013 - jan 18 2014Stephen ShoreRose Gallery,
Los Angeles
jul 29 - oct 09 2011Stephen ShoreAspen Art Museum,
jul 02 - aug 28 2011Uncommon placesAutostadt Wolfsburg
nov 12 2010 - jan 08 2011Uncommon placesSprüth Magers Berlin
sep 11 2010 - jan 16 2011Biographical Landscape. The Photography of Stephen Shore, 1968-1993NRW-Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft,
may 21 - jul 07 2010Stephen ShoreThe Douglas Hyde Gallery,
feb 11 - may 23 2010Biographical LandscapeMuseo di Roma in Trastevere,
sep 24 - nov 23 2008Stephen Shore: Colouring American PhotographyIziko
South African National Gallery
jul 26 - aug 25 2007The Velvet Years. Warhol's Factory 1965-67Sprüth Magers London
feb 23 - apr 29 2006American SurfacesSprüth Magers Munich
sep 06 - oct 15 2005American SurfacesSprüth Magers Cologne
jan 01 2005Stephen Shore: American SurfacesLong Island City, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center
2005(No Title)New York
Edwynn Houk Gallery
2005The Biographical LandscapeParis
Jeu de Paume, Hotel Sully
2005The Biographical Landscape - The Photography of Stephen Shore, 1968 - 1993Los Angeles
Hammer Museum
2005The Biographical LandscapeVancouver
Presentation House
2004The Biographical LandscapeVienna
Akademie des Bildenden Kunst
2004(No Title)Brussels
Galerie Rodolphe Janssen
2004Art and ArchitectureGenova
Palazzo Ducale
Ambrosino Gallery
dec 04 2003 - jan 20 2004(No Title)Sprüth Magers London
2003(No Title)New York
303 Gallery
2002(No Title)Paris
Galerie Kammel Mennour
2002(No Title)Düsseldorf
Galerie Conrads
2002PicturesNew York
Greene Naftali
2000(No Title)New York
303 Gallery
2000American SurfacesMunich
2000Andy Warhol: A FactoryNew York
Guggenheim Museum
1999American SurfacesCologne
SK Stiftung Kultur
1999American SurfacesFrankfurt
Fotografie Forum
1999Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Mestre
Galeria D'Arte Contemporaneo di Comune di Venezia
1999Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Rimini
Musei Comunali
1999Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Rubiera
Palazzo Civico
1999Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Milan
Spazio Oberdan
1999Andy Warhol: PhotographyHamburg
Hamburger Kunsthalle
1999Andy Warhol: A FactoryVienna
Kunsthalle Wien
1999Andy Warhol: A FactoryBrussels
Palais des Beaux- Arts
1999Andy Warhol: A FactoryBilbao
Guggenheim Museum
1998Stephen Shore: Photographs, 73-1993Spilinbergo
CRAF, Villa Cini
1998Andy Warhol: A FactoryWolfsburg
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg
1998Andy Warhol: A FactoryNew York
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1997(No Title)Boston
Photographic Resource Center
1997(No Title)Rotterdam
Nederlands Foto Instituut
1997Capturing TimeLos Angeles
J. Paul Getty Museum
1997Capturing TimeNew York
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1996(No Title)Rochester
George Eastman House
1996Breuer's WhitneyNew York
Whitney Museum
1995(No Title)New York
1995(No Title)Cleveland
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
1995Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Münster
Westfälischer Kunstverein
1995Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Hannover
Sprengel Museum
1995Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Stuttgart
Württ. Kunstverein
1995Stephen Shore: Photographs, 1973-1993Berlin
Amerika Haus
1995American StudiesMunich
Aktionsforum Praterinsel
1992(No Title)Los Angeles
Getty Museum [two-person]
1990(No Title)Jouy-en-Josas
Foundation Cartier [two-person]
1989(No Title)New York
Pace/MacGill Gallery
1987Nuovo Paesaggio AmericanoVenice
Palazzo Fortuny
1984(No Title)Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
1983(No Title)New York
Pace/MacGill Gallery
1982(No Title)Los Angeles
Arco Center for the Visual Arts
1981(No Title)San Francisco
Frankel Gallery
1981(No Title)Sarasota
Ringling Museum
1980(No Title)Los Angeles
LIGHT Gallery
1980(No Title)New York
LIGHT Gallery
1979American ImagesWashington
Corcoran Gallery
1979American ImagesNew York
International Center of Photography
1979American ImagesHouston
Museum of Fine Arts
1979American ImagesMinneapolis
Institute of Arts
1978(No Title)New York
LIGHT Gallery
1977(No Title)Düsseldorf
1977(No Title)New York
LIGHT Gallery
1977Court House
MoMA & Art Institute of Chicago
1977Court HouseNew York
MoMA - The Museum of Modern Art
1976(No Title)Washington
Renwick Gallery, National Collection of Fine Arts
1975(No Title)New York
LIGHT Gallery
1975New TopographicsRochester
George Eastman House [traveling]
1973(No Title)New York
LIGHT Gallery
1973Landscape/CityscapeNew York
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1972(No Title)New York
LIGHT Gallery
1971(No Title)New York
Metropolitan Museum of Art


jun 03 - sep 06 2015Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age A.o., Estate Bernd & Hilla Becher, Andreas Grusky, Ed Ruscha, Stephen ShoreFundación ICO,
sep 25 2014 - jan 11 2015Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age A.o., Estate Bernd & Hilla Becher, Andreas Gursky, Ed Ruscha, Stephen ShoreBarbican Art Gallery,
sep 06 2013 - sep 28 2012Station to Station A.o., Kenneth Anger, Thomas Demand, Peter fischli david Weiss, Karen Kilimnik, Ed Ruscha, Stephen Shore, Ryan TrecartinNew York, Pittsburgh, Chicago, Minneapolis, Santa Fe, Winslow, Barstow, Los Angeles, Oakland/San Francisco

jul 01 2013 - may 01 2014A sense of place A.o., Thomas Demand, Andreas Gursky, Stephen ShorePier 24 Photography,
San Francisco
may 10 2013 - jan 06 2014XL: 19 New Acquisitions in Photography A.o., Stephen ShoreMuseum of Modern Art,
New York
apr 27 - aug 11 2013Car Culture: Art of the Automobile A.o., Stephen ShoreHeckscher Museum of Art,
sep 27 - dec 02 2012UR Feeling A.o., Richard Artschwager, Stephen ShoreCamden Arts Center,
sep 11 2010 - jan 16 2011The Red Bully – Stephen Shore and the New Düsseldorf Photography A.o., Andreas Gursky, Stephen ShoreNRW-Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft,
feb 19 - may 16 2010New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered landscape A.o., Stephen ShoreCenter for Creative Photography, University of Arizona,
sep 13 2009 - jan 10 2010Stadt, Land, Fluss. Fotografien aus den Sammlungen des Sprengel Museum Hannover A.o., Stephen ShoreSprengel Museum,
jul 19 - sep 27 2006Die Liebe zum Licht A.o., Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Stephen ShoreKunstmuseum Celle
sep 08 - oct 08 2005Safe and Warm in L.A. A.o., Peter Alexander, John Baldessari, Ed Ruscha, Stephen ShoreFranklin Parrasch Gallery
New York
nov 02 - dec 18 2004Group show A.o., Ed Ruscha, Stephen ShoreGalerie Trabant
oct 08 2004 - jan 02 2005Super Hits of the '70s - Photographs from the Collection A.o., Stephen ShoreArt Museum
jun 23 - dec 31 2004Subway Series - The New York Yankees and the American Dream A.o., Stephen ShoreBronx Museum of the Arts - BxMA
New York
may 13 - jul 04 2004Yet Untitled - Die Sammlung Bernd F. KünneStephen ShoreKunsthalle
may 08 - sep 12 2004Thomas Struth – Stephen ShoreAndreas Gursky, Stephen ShoreMunich
Pinakothek Der Moderne
feb 29 - jun 13 2004SOZIALE KREATUREN - Wie Körper Kunst wird A.o., Stephen Shore, Santiago SierraHannover
Sprengel Museum
feb 27 - apr 25 2004Best of - Blick in die Sammlung A.o., Estate Bernd & Hilla Becher, Marcel Broodthaers, Stephen ShoreCologne
Die Photographische Sammlung
dec 18 2003 - mar 07 2004Jede Fotografie ein Bild. SIEMENS Fotosammlung A.o., Estate Bernd & Hilla Becher, Stephen ShoreMunich
Pinakothek der Moderne
jun 05 - sep 07 2003Cruel and Tender A.o., Philip-Lorca diCorcia, William Eggleston, Andreas Gursky, Stephen ShoreLondon
Tate Modern
feb 01 - mar 26 2003Affinities... Now and Then A.o., Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Andreas Gursky, Ed Ruscha, Stephen ShoreKansas City
Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute
dec 14 2002 - mar 08 2003(No Title) A.o., Paul Morrison, Stephen ShoreGalerie Rodolphe Janssen
nov 30 2002 - jan 18 2003A proposal for an Exhibition A.o., William Eggleston, Stephen ShoreMonte Clark Gallery
2002Gravity Over Time A.o., Stephen ShoreMilan
Gallery 1000 Eventi
2002American Standard: (para) Normality and Everyday Life A.o., Stephen ShoreNew York
sep 08 - oct 03 2001Pia Fries - Stephen ShorePia Fries, Stephen ShoreGalerie Rodolphe Janssen
aug 24 - oct 06 2001Amerikanische Fotografie ca. 1970 A.o., William Eggleston, Stephen ShoreMai 36 Galerie
may 31 - jul 13 2001Overnight to Many Cities A.o., Larry Clark, Stephen ShoreNew York
303 Gallery
apr 05 - aug 28 2001Where are we? Questions of landscape A.o., Stephen ShoreVictoria and Albert Museum - V&A
mar 09 - apr 14 2001Settings and Players - Theatrical ambiguity in American photography A.o., Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Richard Prince, Cindy Sherman, Stephen ShoreLondon
White Cube
jan 20 - mar 16 2001Revisited: Aspekte amerikanischer Farbphotographie A.o., William Eggleston, Stephen ShoreKicken
may 31 - jul 20 2000Nature & Urbanisme A.o., Estate Bernd & Hilla Becher, Stephen ShoreParis
Gabrielle Salomon – Art Conseil
may 14 - aug 06 2000How You Look at It – 20th Century Photography A.o., Larry Clark, William Eggleston, Andreas Gursky, Ed Ruscha, Cindy Sherman, Stephen ShoreHannover
Sprengel Museum Hannover
2000How You Look at It – 20th Century PhotographyLarry Clark, William Eggleston, Andreas Gursky, Ed Ruscha, Cindy Sherman, Stephen ShoreFrankfurt am Main
Städelsches Kunstinstitut and Städtische Galerie
sep 12 - oct 24 1999The Promise of Photography A.o., Gabriel Orozco, Stephen Shore, Wolfgang TillmansNew York
1999The American Century: Art and Culture 1900-2000 Part II, 1950-2000Richard Artschwager, Jenny Holzer, Joseph Kosuth, Barbara Kruger, Lari Pittman, Richard Prince, Cindy Sherman, Stephen ShoreNew York
Whitney Museum of American Art
1999Photographic Innovators, 1840s-1990s A.o., Stephen ShoreLondon
Victoria & Albert Museum
1999Views from the Edge of the World A.o., Andreas Gursky, Stephen ShoreNew York
Marlborough Chelsea
oct 26 1996 - jan 05 1997a/drift: Scenes From the Penetrable Culture A.o., Larry Clark, John Currin, Karen Kilimnik, Cady Noland, Hirsch Perlman, Lari Pittman, Richard Prince, Cindy Sherman, Stephen ShoreAnnandale-on-Hudson
Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College
1992Flora Photographica A.o., Stephen ShoreLondon
South Bank Art Centre
1991The Pleasures and Terrors of Domestic Comfort A.o., Stephen ShoreNew York
Museum of Modern Art [traveling]
1989On the Art of Fixing a Shadow A.o., Stephen ShoreWashington
National Gallery
1989On the Art of Fixing a Shadow A.o., Stephen ShoreChicago
Art Institute of Chicago
1985Images of Excellence. Photographs from the George Eastman House Collection A.o., Stephen ShoreTucson
Center for Creative Photography
1985American Images, 1945-1980 A.o., Stephen ShoreLondon
Barbican Gallery
1982International Photography, 1920-1980 A.o., Stephen ShoreCanberra
Australian National Gallery
1982Counterparts A.o., Stephen ShoreNew York
Metropolitan Museum of Art [traveling]
1980Acquisitions 1973-1980 A.o., Stephen ShoreRochester
George Eastman House
1980Mirrors and Windows A.o., Stephen ShoreNew York
Museum of Modern Art [traveling]
1979American Photography in the 70's A.o., Stephen ShoreChicago
Art Institute of Chicago
jun 24 - oct 02 1977Documenta 6 A.o., Vito Acconci, Anna & Bernhard Blume, Dan Flavin, Joseph Kosuth, Robert Morris, Ed Ruscha, Stephen ShoreKassel
1976100 Master Photographs from the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art A.o., Stephen Shore