Timeline

1986–1988
Education: Lette-Verein Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1988–1992
Education: Fachhochschule Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
2000
Grants: Peter S. Reed Foundation Grant
2000
Residency: MacDowell Colony Residency
2001
Residency: MacDowell Colony Residency
2003
Award: photo-eye Award – Best Photography Books of 2002 (for 'SMTWTFS')
2004
Award: Islip Art Museum – Carriage House Residency
2005
Award: Creative Artists Exchange Fellowship, Japan-United States Friendship Commission/National Endowment for the Arts
2006
Award: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship

Exhibitions

2012
Condition, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2012
A Short History of Photography: 100 Pictures from the Collection of the International Center of Photography, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2011
Seeing Now: Photography Since 1960, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
2011
Science of Sight: Alternative Photography, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011
Marco Breuer: Line of Sight, de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
2010
Nature of the Pencil, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2010
L’Approximatif, John Tevis Gallery, Paris, France
2010
New Pictures 2: Marco Breuer, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
2009
Part __ of __ Parts, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2009
Processed: Considering Recent Photographic Practices, Leubsdorf Gallery at Hunter College, New York, NY
2009
Surface Tension: Contemporary Photographs from the Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2008
Contemporary Abstractions, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, NY
2008
Matisse and Beyond, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
2008
This Is Karate, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY (two person show with Arnold Helbling)
2008
Principles of Extraction, Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
2007
1892–2007, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Statement, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Mannheim, Germany
2007
METHOD: Contemporary Abstract Photography, Ellen Curlee Gallery, St. Louis, MO
2006
The Problem with Photography (z.Zt.), Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Mannheim, Germany
2006
Intersections: Atlanta Collects Photography, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
2006
Artist's Choice: Herzog & de Meuron, Perception Restrained, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2006
Depth of Field: Expanding Perspectives in Twentieth Century and Contemporary Photography, Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
2006
It’s Not a Photo, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
2006
Home Is Where The Art Is, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
2006
Joint Venture: Selections from the Dr. Barry S. Ramer Collection and Other Photographs, Richard L. Nelson Gallery & Pence Gallery, University of California Davis, Davis, CA
2005
Lines and Traces, Galerie Bernhard Knaus, Mannheim, Germany
2005
Picturing Modernity: Highlights of the Photography Collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
2005
What We’re Collecting Now, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
2005
The Photograph in Question, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2005
Notes, Queries, Von Lintel Gallery, New York, NY
2005
Greater New York 2005, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Queens, NY
2005
FOCUS ON: New Photography, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
2005
Handmade, Wallspace Gallery, New York, NY
2004
Reinstallation of the Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2004
Editions Fawbush: A Selection, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York, NY
2004
New Prints 2004/Autumn, International Print Center New York, New York, NY
2004
Relating to Photography, Fotografie Forum International, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
2004
Cameraless Photographs 1950-2004, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2004
Agitate – Negotiating the Photographic Process, SF Camera Works, San Francisco, CA
2004
Visions and Revisions: Art on Paper since 1960, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2004
(Outward Manifestations of) Something Else, Von Lintel Gallery, NY, NY
2003
And/Or, Clifford-Smith Gallery, Boston, MA
2003
Excerpts, Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson College, Davidson, NC
2002
Errata, Traywick Gallery, Berkeley, CA
2002
Observations in Color, Roth Horowitz, NY, NY
2001
Scale/6, The Balcony, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada
2001
Circa 1999, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
2001
FAQs, Clifford-Smith Gallery, Boston, MA
2000
Tremors, Ephemera, Roth Horowitz, NY, NY
2000
Pattern and Practice, Traywick Gallery, Berkeley, CA
2000
For Now, Esso Gallery, NY, NY
1999
Subject to Change, Hänel Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
1998
Das Nacheinander der Dinge, Galerie Hänel, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
1998
Next To Nothing, Gina Fiore Salon of Fine Arts, NY, NY
1998
Tomorrow Never Comes, Richard Anderson Fine Arts, NY, NY
1997
E/Z, Halsey Gallery, School of the Arts, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
1997
Aufzeichnungen, Galerie Lichtblick, Cologne, Germany
1997
Von Einem Tag Zum Andern, Kunsthaus Fischinger, Stuttgart, Germany
1997
E/Z, Galerie Hänel, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
1995
Notizen aus dem abgelaufenen Beobachtungszeitraum, Galerie Hänel, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
1994
Sprachsturz, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe/Forum Fotografie, Hamburg, Germany
1994
Il Mondo Animale, Fotografie Forum Frankfurt, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Literature

2002
Book: Lynne Tillman “This Is Not It,” D.A.P., hardcover, pp. 225-235, ill.
2002
Book: “Unframed – Artists Respond to Aids,” powerHouse Books, hardcover, p.98 and p.100, ill.
2002
Book: Gottfried Jäger (ed.) “The Art of Abstract Photography,” Arnoldsche Art Publishers
2002
Book: “Marco Breuer – SMTWTFS,” texts by Lynne Tillman, Richard Howard, Adam Klein and others, Roth Horowitz, NY, NY, hardcover, distributed by D.A.P. (ISBN 0-9670774-8-6)