Lucien Clergue  (French, 1934) 

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Lucien Clergue, Jean Cocteau as The Poet and the Sphinx, Testament of Orpheus, Les Baux de Provence

 

Lucien Clergue
Jean Cocteau as The Poet and the Sphinx, Testament of Orpheus, Les Baux de Provence
1959

Westwood Gallery
Lucien Clergue, Pablo Picasso, Jean Cocteau, Catherine Hutin-Blois, and the dog-men on the set of Testament of Orpheus, Les Baux de Provence

 

Lucien Clergue
Pablo Picasso, Jean Cocteau, Catherine Hutin-Blois, and the dog-men on the set of Testament of Orpheus, Les Baux de Provence
1959

Westwood Gallery
Lucien Clergue, Picasso in Vallauris, Summer

 

Lucien Clergue
Picasso in Vallauris, Summer
1965

Lost Art Gallery
Lucien Clergue, Nu d la plage, Camarque

 

Lucien Clergue
Nu d la plage, Camarque
circa 1972

Throckmorton Fine Art, Inc.
Lucien Clergue, Napolitain Dream II, New York/Napoli

 

Lucien Clergue
Napolitain Dream II, New York/Napoli
2000

Modernism Inc.
Lucien Clergue, Zebra Nude, Arles

 

Lucien Clergue
Zebra Nude, Arles
2010

Modernism Inc.
Lucien Clergue, Nude at White Sands Desert

 

Lucien Clergue
Nude at White Sands Desert
1986

Modernism Inc.
Lucien Clergue, Nude in the Sea, Camargue

 

Lucien Clergue
Nude in the Sea, Camargue
1965

Modernism Inc.
Lucien Clergue, Nu aux Dunes, Death Valley

 

Lucien Clergue
Nu aux Dunes, Death Valley
1981

Modernism Inc.
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Lucien Clergue, Picasso et les colombes, Cannes

 

Lucien Clergue
Picasso et les colombes, Cannes, 1955
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Lucien Clergue, Picasso avec Paule, Paloma et Claude, Arles

 

Lucien Clergue
Picasso avec Paule, Paloma et Claude, Arles, 1960
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Lucien Clergue, Violoniste, Arles

 

Lucien Clergue
Violoniste, Arles, 1954
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1934   Born in Arles, France
1959   Guest photographer on Jean Cocteau’s film Le Testament d’Orphée
1966   Recieved the Louis Lumière prize for his film Le drame du Taureau
1969   Founded the Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie in Arles with Jean-Maurice Rouquette and Michel Tournier
1974   Clergue is elected a member of the Académie in Arles, France
1979   Recieves National Order of Merit from President Giscard d’Estaing, France
Recieves a doctorate in photography at the Université de Provence, Marseille, France
1986   Clergue is awarded Photographer of the Year by the Foto Fietsa in Higeshikawa, Japan
2003   Presented with the decoration Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur by French president Jacques Chirac
2005   Awarded the Lucie Award for the Outstanding Life Achievement in Fine Arts in Photography
2011   Testament of Orpheus, 1959, Westwood Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2009   Lucien Clergue : The Intimate Picasso, Louis Stern Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2007   Lucien Clergue, Pierre Menard Gallery, Cambridge, MA (solo)
2006   Lucien Clergue: Fifty Years of Photography - Vintage and Recent Works, Louis Stern Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2005   John Stevenson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2004   Recontres Internationales de la Photographie, Abbaye de Montmajour, Arles, France (solo)
2003   Retrospectif: Lucien Clergue, FLATFILEgalleries, Chicago, IL (solo)
2002   Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nîmes, France (solo)
1999   Retrospective exhibition, Museum für Kunst und Kultur, Dortmund, Germany (solo)
1998   4 Decades of Photography, SoHo Triad Fine Arts, New York, NY
1997   Signs of Gods and Goddesses: Four Decades of Lucien Clergue’s Photography, UCR California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA (solo)
1993   Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
1991   Picasso-Clergue on Bullfights, Jan Krugier Gallery, New York, NY
1986   Retrospective ICP, Middle Town Building, New York, NY (solo)
1985   International Center of Photography, New York, NY (solo)
Retrospective, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY (solo)
1973   ICA, London, England (solo)
1962   Pavillion de Marsan, Musée du Louvre, Paris, France (solo)
1961   Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  Museum of Modern Art, NY, NY
  San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
  Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
  Harvard University Art Museum, MA
  Indianapolis Museum of Art, IN
  Lucien Clergue in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
  Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, MI
  Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College, Chicago, IL
2005    Lucien Clergue: histoire d’a, Edizioni del Museo, Brescia, Italy
Portraits, Actes Sud, Arles, France
2003    Poésie Photographique, preface by Manfred Heiting, edited by E-M. Turck, Prestel Verlag, Munich, Germany
1996    Phèdre. La suprême déclaration d’amour, texts by A. Delbée, J & D, Biarritz, France
1985    Lucien Clergue, Eros and Thanatos, texts by M. Tournier and M. Fulton, New York Graphic Society, Boston, MA
1964    Lucien Clergue, Photographe, Die Arche Verlag, Zurich, Switzerland
1960    Poesie der Fotographie, introduction by J. Cocteau, DuMont Shauberg, Cologne, Germany
1957    Corps mémorable, poems by P. Eluard, Seghers, Paris, France