Timeline

1952
Born in New York City
1973
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
1974
Yale University, B.A., Art and Art History
1974
A. Conger Goodyear Fine Arts Award, Yale University
1978
Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Award, American Academy & Institute of Arts and Letters
1979
Commission for Gateway Towers Lobby, Gateway Center, Pittsburgh, PA
1984
Helen Foster Barnett Prize, National Academy of Design
1997
Commission for Roger Williams Hotel, NYC, Rafael Viñoly, architect
2004
U.S. Patent 6,795,648 for the R1 High-Resolution Camera System
2004
Digital Innovator Award, American Photo Magazine
2006
National Geographic Society Grant, Brazil, Pantanal Expedition
2006
GSA Commission for U.S. Federal Courthouse, Austin, TX
2010
Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award, New York, Tribeca Film Festival

Exhibitions

2010
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY (solo)
2010
New Hurricanes, André Simoens Gallery, Knokke, Belgium (solo)
2010
SITE Santa Fe, Eighth International Biennial, Santa Fe, NM
2009
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2009
Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples, Italy (solo)
2009
Robilant+Voena, London, UK (solo)
2009
The Austin Museum of Art, Austin, Texas, USA (solo)
2008
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2008
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY, USA (group)
2008
Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany (group)
2008
Centro Cultural Do Banco Do Brasil, Sao Paulo, Brasil (group)
2007
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY, USA (group)
2007
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY, USA (group)
2007
Centro Cultural Do Banco Do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil (group)
2007
Collection Lambert en Avignon, Museum of Contemporary Art, Avignon, France (group)
2007
The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY, USA (solo)
2006
Galeria Javier Lopez, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2006
The International Center of Photography, New York, NY, USA (group)
2006
The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, USA (group)
2006
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA (group)
2005
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY, USA (solo)
2005
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2005
Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
2004
Sammlung Essl, Vienna, Austria
2004
Visions of America: Contemporary Art from the Essl Collection and the Sonnabend Collection, New York
2004
Etherington Fine Art, Edgartown, MA
2004
David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA (solo)
2004
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY -solo
2004
Evo Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2004
West Main Gallery, Chatham, MA
2004
Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art, New York, NY
2003
Alice Austen House Museum, Staten Island, NY (August – October 2003) Summer Life
Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, NY (Summer 2003) Hot Summer in the City
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY
Gallery of the City University of New York Graduate Center New York, NY (Feb 25- April 5, 2003) Genomic Issue(s): Art and Science
2002
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY -solo
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA (Fall 2002) Photogenesis: Opus 2
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY
The Gallery at Windsor, Vero Beach, FL
The Tang Museum at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY (June 2002)
Wexner Center for the Arts (Fall 2002)
The Milwaukee Art Museum
From Pop to Now: Selections from the Sonnabend Collection
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (June - Sept. 2002)
Visions from America: Photographs from Whitney Museum of American Art
Winston Wachter Mayer Fine Art, New York, NY (July - Aug. 2002)
The Blurred Image: 19th – 21st Century Photography
2001
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY
Kennedy - Boesky Photographs, New York, NY
1999
Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York, NY -solo
1999
Guild Hall Art Museum, East Hampton, NY
1999
San José Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
1999
Colby College Art Museum, Waterville, ME, Recent Acquisitions
1998
International Center of Photography, New York, NY
1998
Guild Hall Art Museum, East Hampton, NY
1998
Centro Cultural de Belém: Expo ’98, Lisbon, Portugal, Waterproof
1997
Musée National De La Coopération Franco-Américaine, France
1997
Houk Friedman Gallery, New York, NY -solo
1996
Glenn Horowitz, East Hampton, NY -solo
1994
Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY -solo
1993
Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY -solo
1988
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC -solo
1984
Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY -solo
1981
Byck Gallery, Louisville, KY -solo
1980
Salander-O’Reilly Galleries, New York, NY -solo
1979
Byck Gallery, Louisville, KY -solo
Watson/de Nagy Gallery, Houston, TX -solo
1979
Watson/de Nagy Gallery, Houston, TX (solo)
1978
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY -solo
1977
William Edward O’Reilly, New York, NY (solo)
1976
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Literature

2003
Wave Music, (BOMB Magazine, Fall 2003) www.bombsite.com
2003
Mazzoleni, Gianemlio. "Oceani In Tempesta." Flair July 2003: p.20 (3 ill.)
2003
Leffingwell, Edward. "Review of Exhibitions: Clifford Ross at Sonnabend" Art in America March 2003: p.121 (ill.).
2003
von Drathen, Doris. "Clifford Ross." Kunstforum International Jan – Feb 2003: p.378-379 (2 ill.).
2002
Yalkut, Jud. "Art Goes Pop." The Impact Weekly (Dayton)November 14, 2002
2002
Raphael, Michael. "Natural Disasters: Hurricane." Studio 360, WNYC November 9, 2002 www.nyc.org
2002
Tuchman, Phyllis. "A Bold Photographer Clicks with Hurricanes." The New York Daily News October 22, 2002: p.46 (ill.)
2002
On September 11, (BOMB Magazine, Spring 2002)
1999
Laurie Anderson, Interview with Clifford Ross, (BOMB Magazine Fall 1999)
1996
The World of Edward Gorey, (Abrams), Co-author
1990
Abstract Expressionism: Creators and Critics, (Abrams), Editor.
1974
Phantasmagorey: The Work of Edward Gorey, (Yale University Press).