Timeline

1955
Born in Strijen, Netherlands
1974–1976
Studies at the Technical University for Photography (MTS) in The Hague
1979
Moves to London because of the post punk: Joy Division, Magazine, PIL Ltd.
1979
Works for international magazines: Rolling Stone, Elle, W, Stern etc.
1983
First music videos
1979–1985
Works as photographer for the „New Musical Express“
2007
Control, first film release
Lives and works in London and Los Angeles

Exhibitions

2008
Blind Date, Photography Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2008
...einen AUGEN-Blick, bitte! / Please cast an eye...!, Kunstverein Bad Salzdetfurth e.V., Bodenburg, Germany
2008
Musik to see, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark
2008
Biennale di Alessandria - Shapes of Time, Alexandria, Egypt
2007
Heroes Like Us, PAN, Neapel, Italy
2007
Broken White - Marlene Dumas, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
2006
Portrait – 1960 until today, Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany
2006
John Lurie – Anton Corbijn, Galerie Lelong, Zürich, Switzerland
2006
Portraits – the view behind the make-up, Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt
2006
U2 & I, Lipanjepuntin, Trieste and Rome (solo)
2005
22:U2, Michael Hoppen Gallery, London/ Torch Gallery, Amsterdam (solo)
2005
Oog en oog, Gronginer Museum, Groningen, Netherlands
2005
FotoMuseum, Antwerp, Belgium (solo)
2005
Oog en oog, Gronginer Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands (group)
2005
all directions home, hydro installations, Oslo and Bergen, Norway (solo)
2005
Stroganov-Palace, St.Peterburg, Russia (solo)
2004
Mortals, Visual Gallery at Photokina 2004, Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2004
V I D E O - Die Bildsprache des 21. Jahrhunderts NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany (group)
2004
Palazzo Fortuny, Venedig, Italy (solo)
2004
Dutch Paul Huf / KLM photography award to Anton Corbijn at the Cobra Museum, Amstelveen, Netherlands (solo)
2004
vier eeuwen roken in de kunst" Kunsthal, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2004
Focus Faces, Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2003
Photography in Advertising, Malmö, Sweden
2003
Guided by Heroes, kunstcentrum Z33, Hasselt, Netherlands
2003
Style of Life, Naarden Photofestival, Netherlands
2003
James Nicholson Gallery, San Francisco, USA
2003
a.somebody, strijen, holland, Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
2003
everybody hurts, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany (solo)
2003
everybody hurts, Kunsthalle Göppingen, Germany (solo)
2003
Face to Face, Galerie der Stadt Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany (group)
2003
Dogenhaus Galerie, Leipzig, Germany (solo)
2002
Galerie CameraWork, Berlin, Germany (group)
2002
Herman Brood – Anton Corbijn, Cobra Museum, Amstelveen, Netherlands (solo)
2002
Regionmuseet Kristianstad, Sweden (solo)
2002
WERK - retrospective, Oksnehallen, Copenhagen (solo)
2001
Museum Moderne Kunst, Dresden, Germany (solo)
2001
Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
2001
Face Off, Aeroplastics, Brussels, Belgium (group)
2001
De Beyerd, Breda (solo)
2000
Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France (solo)
2000
Huis, Marseille, France (group)
1999
Art Chicago, David Beitzel Gallery, Chicago, USA (group)
1999
David Beitzel Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
1998
50 years STERN / Fotokino, Cologne, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
1998
Gramercy Art Fair, Torch Gallery, New York, USA (group)
1997
Fahey Klein Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
1996
The Cool and The Crazy Images of Punk, Govinda Gallery, Washington DC, USA (group)
1994
Stedelijk Museum, Capi Lux Alblas Preis, Amsterdam (solo)
1992
Fototriennale, Esslingen, Germany (group)
1989
Famouz, Torch Gallery, Amsterdam (solo)
1987
Groninger Museum, Groningen (solo)
1982
Untitled Gallery, Sheffield (solo)
1980
Dutch Photography, Canon Gallery, Amsterdam