Frank Breuer  (German, 1963) 

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Frank Breuer Biography
1963   Born in Rheinbach, Germany
1987 - 1993   Studied photography at the University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Faculty Arts and Design with Professor Arno Jansen
1993   Meisterschüler (distinction of master student) under Professor Arno Jansen
1996   Meisterschüler (distinction of master student) under Professor Bernhard Becher
1991 - 1998   Studied at the Düsseldorf Academy of Arts with Professor Bernhard Becher
1999   Promotional Award for Documentary Photography, awarded by the Wüstenrot Foundation, Ludwigsburg
2002   Traveling scholarship, awarded by the Kunststiftung NRW (Arts Foundation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia), Düsseldorf
2003 - 2004   Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Selected Exhibitions
2013   The Legend of the Shelves - Autocenter, Berlin
2012   The Dwelling Life of Man - Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort
2011   Tunnels, Trailers, etc. - ftc. fiedler taubert contemporary, Berlin
2009   Reality Check: Truth and Illusion in Contemporary Photography” Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2008   Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
2006   ”My Way“, Jousse Entreprise art contemporain, Paris
“Zeit Raum Bild. 10 Jahre Dokumentarfotografie Förderpreise der Wüstenrot Stiftung,“ Kulturforum Potsdamer Platz, Berlin
“Frank Breuer – Containers & Poles”, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica (solo)
“Frank Breuer Photographs”, Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College, Iowa (solo)
2005   Goethe Institut, Beijing and Hong Kong (solo)
Jousse Entreprise art contemporain, Paris (solo)
Musée de la Publicité, Paris
“Slow Down“, Pilar Parra & Romero, Galeria de Arte, Madrid
2004   “The Amazing & The Immutable“, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
“Containers & Poles“, Fiedler Contemporary, Cologne (solo)
“Rencontres de la Photographie 2004“, Église des Frères Prêcheurs, Arles
“Regarde, Il Neige“, Centre national d‘art et du paysage, Vassivière en Limousin
2003   “Circular”, Rocket Gallery, London
“Playing with the Scale”, Centro Galegode Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
"Modern Photographs from the Collection of Lila Acheson", Wallace, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
"Wüstenrot Foundation Promotional Awards for Documentary Photography, 1999/2000", Technische Sammlungen, Dresden, Städtische Galerie Brunsbüttel
“Containers”, Rocket Gallery, London (solo)
“Warehouses and Logos”, The Photographers‘ Gallery, London (solo)
2002   Jousse Entreprise art contemporain, Paris (solo)
“Pionèri con tutti – Beeldende Kunstmanifestatie”, Hoofdvaartkerk, Hoofddorp Klaus Engelhorn 20/22 contemporary art, Vienna (solo)
Galerie Ulrich Fiedler, Cologne (solo)
"Konstruktion/Illusion", co berlin, Berlin
"Industrial Photography - Peter Keetman Award 2002", Museum der Arbeit, Hamburg
"Wüstenrot Foundation Promotional Awards for Documentary Photography, 1999/2000", Kunstverein Ludwigsburg
Galerie im Markgrafenschloss, Emmendingen
Museum für Photographie, Braunschweig
Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Cologne
2001   Paris Photo, booth (solo)
Feigen Contemporary, New York (solo)
"Wüstenrot Foundation Promotional Awards for Documentary Photography, 1999/2000," Fotografische Sammlung Museum Folkwang, Essen
"TRADE - Wege und Werte im Welthandel heute" Routes and Values in World Trade Today), Fotomuseum Winterthur
"Wenn Berlin Biarritz wäre..." (If Berlin were Biarritz...), Museum Folkwang, Essen
"Counting Colour", Rocket Gallery, London
"interior exterior", Galerie Six Friedrich / Lisa Ungar, Munich
2000   "Négotiations", Centre Régional d'Art Contemporain, Sète
"Zeitgenössische Positionen der Architekturphotographie" (Contemporary Positions in Architectural Photography), Museum Ludwig, Cologne
“Hallen”, Galerie Ulrich Fiedler, Cologne (solo)
RLD – Raiser Lopez Designers, Stuttgart (solo)
1999   “Fünfzehn Denkmäler: Panzer und Kanonen” (Fifteen Monuments: Tanks and Canons), rampe 003, Volksbühne, Berlin (solo)
"Neues Sehen/ Neues Bauen" (New Seeing, New Building), Galerie Ulrich Fiedler, Cologne