Michael Benson  (American/German, 1962) 

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Michael Benson, The Ultraviolet Sun, TRACE, July 30, 1999

 

Michael Benson
The Ultraviolet Sun, TRACE, July 30, 1999
2010

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Michael Benson, Transit of Io, Cassini, January 1, 2001

 

Michael Benson
Transit of Io, Cassini, January 1, 2001
2011

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Michael Benson, Sahara Dust and Balkan Smoke, OrbView-2, August 22, 2000

 

Michael Benson
Sahara Dust and Balkan Smoke, OrbView-2, August 22, 2000
2003

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Michael Benson, Volcanic Io with Two Eruptions Visible, Galileo, July 3, 1999

 

Michael Benson
Volcanic Io with Two Eruptions Visible, Galileo, July 3, 1999
2010

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Michael Benson, Europa and Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, Voyager 1, March 3, 1979

 

Michael Benson
Europa and Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, Voyager 1, March 3, 1979
2003

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Michael Benson, Titan And Saturn, Cassini, May 21, 2004

 

Michael Benson
Titan And Saturn, Cassini, May 21, 2004
2011

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Michael Benson, Mimas Above Saturn's Rings and Shadows, Cassini, November 7, 2004

 

Michael Benson
Mimas Above Saturn's Rings and Shadows, Cassini, November 7, 2004
2012

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Michael Benson, Northern View of Saturn and the Darker Side of the Rings, Cassini, May 9, 2007

 

Michael Benson
Northern View of Saturn and the Darker Side of the Rings, Cassini, May 9, 2007
2012

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Michael Benson, Clouds over Senegal and Mali, ISSo16 Crew, February 5, 2008

 

Michael Benson
Clouds over Senegal and Mali, ISSo16 Crew, February 5, 2008
2012

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1962   Born in Munich, Germany
1984   B.A., English and Photography, SUNY Albany, Albany, NY
1989 - 1991   NYU Graduate Film School, New York, NY
1996   Best Documentary Feature Award, National Film Board of Canada, 1996 Vancouver International Film Festival for Predictions of Fire
1996   Golden Minotaur (First Prize), Documentary Category, 1996 “Message to Man” St. Petersburg International Film Festival (Russia) for Predictions of Fire
2004   First Prize for Design, Special Trade General Books Category at the 2004 New York Book Fair for Beyond: Visions of the Interplanetary Probes, Michael Benson (Harry N. Abrams, New York, October 2003)
  Lives and works in New York, NY
2011   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Stauth Memorial Museum, Montezuma, KS (solo)
2011   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, The Petaluma Museum, Petaluma, CA (solo)
2011   Michael Benson, Jenseit des Blauen Planeten (Beyond the Blue Planet), Astronomie Wien - Planetarium, Kuffner- und Urania Sternwarte, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2011   Michael Benson, Hasted Kraeutler, New York, NY (solo)
2010   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes. California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA (solo)
2010   Michael Benson, Da draussen - Planetenaufnahmen aus dem All (Beyond – Planet Recordings from Space), Natur-Musuem Luzern (Natural History Musuem of Luzern), Switzerland (solo)
2010   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes. Daura Gallery, Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA (solo)
2010   Michael Benson, Images from Beyond: Visions of Our Solar System. Long View Gallery, Washington, DC (solo)
2010   Michael Benson, Beyond: Visions of Our Solar System. The Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC (solo)
2010   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes. Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL (solo)
2009   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA (solo)
2009   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Palazzo della Borza, Genoa, Italy (solo)
2009   Planeter i sikte (Planets in Sight), NRM Naturhistorisk Riksmuseet (Swedish Museum of Natural History), Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2009   Michael Benson, Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Fondazione Cini, Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italy (solo)
2009   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN (solo)
2009   Michael Benson, Beyond: Visions of the Interplanetary Probes, Minorite Monastery of St. Francis, Piran, Slovenia (solo)
2009   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA (solo)
2009   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Museum of Arts and Science, Macon, GA (solo)
2008   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, ETSU Natural History Museum, Gray, TN (solo)
2008   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland, OH (solo)
2008   Michael Benson, Beyond: Visions of the Interplanetary Probes, Gliptoteka Museum, Zagreb, Croatia (solo)
2008   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ (solo)
2008   Beyond: Visions of Planetary Landscapes, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ (solo)
2007   Beyond: Voyages to Venus, Mars, Europa & Io, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY (solo)
  The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri
  Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
  PharmaSwiss SA, Zug, Switzerland
2009    Benson, Michael. Far Out: A Space-Time Chronicle Benson (Harry N. Abrams, New York; 320 pages, 11.5” x 11.5”)
2009    Companion volume to Beyond: Visions of the Interplanetary Probes (October 2009)
2009    Benson, Michael. Beyond: A Solar System Journey (Abrams Books for Young Readers, New York; 128 pages), children’s book based on Beyond: Visions of the Interplanetary Probes (March 2009)
2003    Benson, Michael. Beyond: Visions of the Interplanetary Probes (Harry N. Abrams, New York; 320 pages, 11.5” x 11.5”; paperback 2008). Published in English, French, German, Spanish, and Japanese. Foreword by Arthur C. Clarke, Afterword by Lawrence Weschler. (October 2003)