Bill Jacobson  (American, 1955) 


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Bill Jacobson Biography
1955   Born in Norwich, Connecticut
1977   B.F.A., Brown University
1981   M.F.A., Photography, San Francisco Art Institute
  Fellowship, Aaron Siskind Foundation
  Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts
  Artist residency at The Edward Albee Foundation
  Artist residency at Yaddo Saratoga, NY
  Currently resides in New York City
Selected Exhibitions
2007   Noorderlicht Photo Gallery, Groningen, Holland (solo)
2007   FRAC Haute-Normandie, Rouen, France (solo)
2006   G. Gibson Gallery, Seattle (solo)
2006   Robert Klein Gallery, Boston (solo)
2005   Milliken, Stockholm (solo)
2005   Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2005   Double Exposure. Galeria 2000, Nurnberg, Germany and Brigitte March Galerie, Stuttgart, Germany
2005   Landscape as Metaphor, Blickle Foundation, Kraichtal, Germany, catalogue
2005   Solitude and Focus, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT, catalogue
2004   Il Nudo, Ideale e Realta, Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy, catalogue
2004   Hidden Histories, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, England, catalogue
2003   Double Exposure, Edition Schellmann, New York. Travels to G Fine Art Washington, DC, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston and Galerie Graff, Montreal
2003   Photographs: Re-examining the Male and Female Nude, Shapiro Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2003   Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003   Scenery, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2002   Urban Visions, The St. James Group Ltd Photography Prize 2002, Flowers East Gallery, London, catalogue
2002   Blurred Image, Winston Wachter Mayer Fine Art, New York, NY
2002   Escaping the Vault: The Contemporary Museum’s Collection Breaks Out, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
2002   Rhodes & Mann Gallery, London (solo)
2002   Zinc Gallery, Stockholm (solo)
2002   Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
2002   Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2001   Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2001   G. Gibson Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
2001   The Human Figure in Photography, 1843-2000: Selections from the Grunwald Center Collection, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2001   Secret Victorians, The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, PA
2001   Size Matters, Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York, NY
2000   "Rapture", Massachusetts College of Art Boston, MA
2000   Rena Bransten Gallery San Francisco, CA
2000   Rena Bransten Gallery San Francisco, CA
1999   Photography: An Expanded View, Recent Acquisitions, Guggenheim Museum New York, NY
1999   View From Within, Hales Gallery London, England
1999   Robert Klein Gallery Boston, MA
1999   University Art Museum, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
1998   Jule Saul Gallery New York, NY
1998   Rupertinum Museum Salzburg, Austria
1998   The Masque, John Hansard Gallery Southampton, England
1998   Versus 2000, Museion (Museo d' Arte Modern) Bolzano, Italy
1997   Galerie H.S. Steinek Vienna, Austria
1997   Water, , PaceWildensteinMacGill New York, NY
1996   A Centennial Exposed: 1896-1996, Jackson Fine Art Atlanta, GA
1996   Jackson Fine Art Atlanta, GA
1996   Contemporary Photographs From The Museum Collection, The Art Museum, Princeton University Princeton, NJ
1995   Robert Koch Gallery San Francisco, CA
1995   Photographers' Gallery London, UK
1995   100 Years, 100 Pictures, Frankfurt Kunstverein Frankfurt, Germany
1994   Life, Love, Death: Ten Years of Photography About AIDS, FNAC, Paris Three year traveling exhibit throughout Europe.
1993   Grey Art Gallery, New York University New York, NY
1983   "Terminal New York Show", Brooklyn Army Terminal Brooklyn, NY
1981   "The Revealing Image", 544 Natoma Gallery San Francisco, CA
1981   Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA
1981   OS Gallery Seattle, WA
1980   The Ambush San Francisco, CA