Karl Blossfeldt  (German, 1865-1932) 

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Karl Blossfeldt, Laserpitium Siler, (Laserwort, Part of a Fruit Umbel)

 

Karl Blossfeldt
Laserpitium Siler, (Laserwort, Part of a Fruit Umbel)
Atlas Gallery
Karl Blossfeldt, Equisetum Hyemale, (Dutch Rush, Scouring Rush, Cross-Section Through a Stem)

 

Karl Blossfeldt
Equisetum Hyemale, (Dutch Rush, Scouring Rush, Cross-Section Through a Stem)
Atlas Gallery
Karl Blossfeldt, Cornus Florida, (Flowering Dogwood Shoots)

 

Karl Blossfeldt
Cornus Florida, (Flowering Dogwood Shoots)
Atlas Gallery
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Karl Blossfeldt, Equisetum hyemale

 

Karl Blossfeldt
Equisetum hyemale, 1928
gelatin silver print

 

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Karl Blossfeldt, Untitled (Plant studies) (44 works)

 

Karl Blossfeldt
Untitled (Plant studies) (44 works), 1920-1949
photogravures

 

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Karl Blossfeldt, Cucurbita; Sanguisorba Canadensis (2 works)

 

Karl Blossfeldt
Cucurbita; Sanguisorba Canadensis (2 works), 1920-1929
high density multiple pigment print

 

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1865   Born on June 6 in Schielo, Unterharz, Germany
1881 - 1883   Worked as an apprentice at foundry in Mägdesprung
1893   Began photographically archiving plant samples
1928   Worked as a professor at the Berliner Kunsthochschule
2009   Pflanzenstudien von Karl Blossfeldt und verwandte Positionen - SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne
2007   Garten Eden. Der Garten in der Kunst seit 1900 - Kunsthalle in Emden, Emden
2006   Natures Silencioses. Fundación Ordoñez-Falcón de Fotografía - Centre d’Art la Panera, Lérida
2005   Blumenstück - Künstlers Glück - Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
2004   NEUE SACHLICHKEIT: “New Objectivity” in Weimar Germany - Ubu Gallery, New York City, NY
2003   Karl Blossfeldt - Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich (solo)
2000   Karl Blossfeldt - Formen der Natur - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur (solo)
1999   Karl Blossfeldt Vintage Photogravures and Estate Photographs - Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
Ausstellung zur Architektur - Neues Sehen / Neues Bauen - fiedler contemporary, Cologne
1998   Comparative Concepts - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
Signaturen des Sichtbaren - Kunsthalle Erfurt, Erfurt
1997   Art Forms in Nature - Presentation House Gallery - PHG, North Vancouver, BC (solo)
Private View. Collection Allan Porter - Museum im Bellpark, Kriens
1994   Karl Blossfeldt - Fotografie - Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart (solo)
1994   Images after Nature - Galerie Lichtblick, Cologne
1993   temporary translations - Sammlung Schürmann - Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
1977   documenta 6 - Documenta, Kassel
1926   Nierendorf Gallery, Berlin
1928    Published Urformen der Kunst