Ian Berry  (British, 1934) 


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Ian Berry Biography
1934   Born in Lancashire, England
1959   British Press Pictures, Feature Photographer of Year Award
1959   Nikon World Photo Contest Awards - 1st and 3rd
1960   British Press Pictures, Feature Photographer of Year Award
1962   Member of Magnum Photos
1969   Art Director's Club of New York Award
1974   Awarded British Arts Council's first major photographic bursary (led to his book, The English)
1977   Nikon Photographer of Year Award (first ever)
1981   1981 Pix of Year, magazine news, Award from Missouri School of Journalism and National Press Photographers of America
1990   Made Honorary Fellow, University of Lancashire
1996   Made Honorary Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society
2005   National photography magazine award for lifetime achievement in photography
Selected Exhibitions
2009   South Africa update in Wales
2007   Visa Pour L’Image, Perpignan – Child Slavery
2007   The Lowry Gallery - Water
2007   The Lowry Gallery – The North
2007   Guardian Gallery – A Look at Colour Magazines
2004   Living Apart at the Royal Armoury Museum, Leeds
2004   South Africa at the Brunei Gallery, London
2001   English Revisited at Focus Gallery, London
1998   Exhibition at Museum of Photography, Bradford
1997   Exhibition at Aix en Provence literary week
1996   Living Apart, Royal Photographic Society, Bath, England
1995   Main exhibition at Visa Pour L’Image, Perpignan
1986   The English, XYZ Gallery, Belgium
1986   South Africa, FNAC Gallery, Paris
1985   Contemporary British Photography, Museum of Modern Art, Paris
1984   Britain in 1984, National Museum of Photography
1983   Geographic colour prints at Olympus Galleries, Paris and Hamburg
1982   Year of India, joint exhibition at National Theatre
1979   Participated Magnum Exhibition, Tokyo
1977   Exhibition Hamburg Culture House
1976   Solo colour exhibition at Paris Photo Fair
1976   The English, Photographer’s Gallery, London
1973   Inside Whitechapel, First Photographic Exhibition at Whitechapel Art Gallery
1972   Photographers' Gallery, London
1970   Personal Views, British Council Exhibition
2008   Sold into Slavery
2008   Mar (The Sea)
2006   Ian Berry, I Grandi Fotografi
1996   Living Apart (Phaidon) text by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
1992   Book on fishing port of Vigo
1991   Spanish book for Hologramme, Paris
1990   In Our Time: The World As Seen by MAGNUM Photographers
1989   Les Grands Travaux (book of modern French architecture)
1988   L’Afrique du Sud with text by Francois Mitterrand
1981   World Photography: 25 Great Photographers (by Bryn Campbell)
1978   The English (Penguin and Allen Lane)
1960   Book on black stage musical, King Kong