Timeline

1975
Bachelor of Arts (Interdisciplinary Major in Photography and Education), Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
1979
Master of Fine Arts (Photography), San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
1980
NEA Fellowship in Photography
1980
Hasselblad Award; also 2001
1980
Art Council Award
1980
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1980
Guggenheim Fellowship; also 1985
1980
Gerbode Fellowship
1983
Ruttenberg Fellowship
1985
Engelhard Award
1985
Cambridge Art Council Commission
1989
Mother Jones Photography Award
1989
Art Matters, Inc., New York; also 1992
1989
NEA Fellowship in Photography; also 1990
1989
T.B. Walker Foundation
1989
California Tamarack Foundation
1990
California Arts Council Fellowship
1992
Glen Eagles Foundation Grant
1994
Highland Award
1994
Roberts Foundation Grant
1995
Ernst Haas Award (Photography Book of the Year for Raised by Wolves)
1996
Fleishhaker Award
1996
Eureka Fellowship
1997
Wallace A. Gerbode Foundation Grant
2001
The Art Council Award
2003
Alpert Ucross Residency Prize
2006
The Aftermath Project Award, USA
2006
Member of Magnum Photos
2007
The Henri Cartier-Bresson Award, France
2007
Soros Foundation-OSI Documentary Award, USA

Exhibitions

2009
Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris, France
2007
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2005
In the Open See - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2004
Two Stories - Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, NY
1999
Rich and Poor - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1999
57/78/97 - San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1998
Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, USA
1997
Raised by Wolves - San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
1997
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; Pace/Wildenstein/MacGill, Los Angeles, CA
1996
Jim Goldberg: Raised by Wolves - Parco Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; Pace/Wildenstein/MacGill, New York, NY; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
1995
Raised by Wolves - Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Zürich Museum of Design, Zürich, Switzerland
1991
Art in General, New York, NY
1990
Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C.
1990
Art at the Anchorage - Creative Time, New York, NY
1989
Capp Street Project, San Francisco, CA
1989
University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
1988
Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C.
1988
Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
1987
Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
1987
Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
1987
Clarence Kennedy Gallery, Cambridge, MA
1987
University Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
1986
The Tartt Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1985
Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ
1985
Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
1985
De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara, CA
1985
G. H. Dalsheimer Gallery, Baltimore, MD
1984
Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX
1984
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
1984
Friends of Photography Gallery, Carmel, CA
1984
Lightsong Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1982
Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR
1981
O.K. Harris Gallery, New York, NY
1981
Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, CA
1980
Equivalents Gallery, Seattle, WA
1979
Nova Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Literature

2009
Open See, Steidl, Germany
2009
Rich and Poor, Steidl, Germany
2007
Jim Goldberg & Wolf Bowig : War is Only Half the Story, Aperture, USA
2007
It Ended Sad, But I Love Where It Began, These Birds Walk, USA
1996
Hospice: A Photographic Inquiry (In collaboration with Nan Goldin, Sally Mann, Jack Radcliffe, and Kathy Vargas), Bulfinch/Little, Brown & Company, USA
1995
Raised by Wolves, Scalo Publications, USA
1985
Rich and Poor, Random House, USA