Erich Hartmann (American/German, 1999)

Timeline

1922
Born in Munich, Germany
1938
Went with his family to Albany, NY as a refugee from Nazi Germany
1954
Member of Magnum Photos
1985
President of Magnum Photos
1999
Died in New York, NY on 4 February
Evening Classes to complete high school, Albany, NY
Evening Courses at Siena College, Loudonville, NY
Photography Courses with Berenice Abbott and Alexei Brodovitch, New York, NY
Photokina Award, Cologne, Germany
International Award from Centro di Ricerca e Archiviazione della Fotografia, Spilimbergo, Italy
The Newhouse Medal from Syracuse University
The Art Director’s Club Prize

Exhibitions

2008
A Place in Maine – Magnum Gallery, Paris
2008
Music-Makers – United World College of the Adriatic, Duino, Italy
2007
Mannequin Factory – Ikona Gallery, Venice, Italy
2006
Writing with Light – Atlas Gallery, London
2005
Writing with Light - Artefact Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
2005
Dublin 1964 - Memphis in May - Robinson Gallery Memphis, TN
2004
Dublin 1964 - Gallery of Photography, Dublin, Ireland
2004
Security, Privilege and Freedom: A Transatlantic Crossing on Queen Elizabeth South Street Seaport Museum, New York, NY
2000–2002
Where I Was - Fotohof, Salzburg, Austria; Leica Gallery, New York, USA; Sankt Anna Kapelle, Passau, Germany; Jewish Museum, Munich, Germany; Leica Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1995–2000
In the Camps, Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France; Goethe House, New York, USA; Leica Gallery, New York, USA; NGBK Gallery, Berlin, Germany; Kunsthaus, Hamburg, Germany; St. Anna Kapelle, Passau, Germany; National Monument, Camp Vught, Netherlands; Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, Italy; Villa Cian, Spilimbergo, Italy; Sala San Leonardo, Venice, Italy and other venues in US and Europe
1991
High Technology - shown in Berlin and Bonn in Germany and at other venues in Europe
1989
Musicians at Work - Lockenhaus Music Festival, Austria
1988
Veritas - Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York, NY
1987
Washington - Magnum Gallery, Paris, France
1985
The Heart of Technology - Paris, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Tokyo
1984
Erich Hartmann Slept Here - Residenz Gallery, Salzburg
1983
Macroworld - Olympus Galleries in Paris, Hamburg, Tokyo, London
1982
Train Journey - French Cultural Institute, New York ;numerous other venues in the U.S. ; Paris, Tokyo, Hamburg
1982
Europe in Space - The Photographers' Gallery, London. UK;
1978
A Play of Light - Neikrug Gallery, New York, NY
1977
Photographs with a Laser - AIGA Gallery, New York, USA ; Fiolet Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1976
Carnet de Route & Natures Mortes - Photogalerie, Paris, France
1971
Mannequin Factory - Underground Gallery, New York, USA; Fiolet Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
1962
Our Daily Bread - The Coliseum, New York, USA; Department of Agriculture, Washington D.C., USA; numerous other venues in the US
1956
Sunday with the Bridge - Museum of the City of New York, USA; Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA

Literature

2000
Where I Was, Otto Muller Verlag, Austria
1995
In The Camps, W.W. Norton Company USA; UK, (Dans le silence des camps), La Martinière, France; (Stumme Zeugen : Photographien aus konzentrazionslagern), Lambert Schneider, Germany; Il Silenzio dei campi, Contrasto, Italy
1972
Space: Focus Earth, The European Space Research Organization and Arcade, USA; L'Europe des satellites, hommes et techniques, Arcade, France
1965
About OXO, Spectator Publications, USA