Philip-Lorca diCorcia  (American, 1951) 

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Philip-Lorca diCorcia Biography
1951   Born in Hartford, CT
1975   Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1976   Post Graduate Certificate, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1979   M.F.A., Yale University, New Haven, CT
  Lives and works in New York
Selected Exhibitions
2013   Photographs 1975-2012, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Germany (solo)
2013   Husters, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2013   East of Eden, David Zwirner Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2012   Across the Province: Bearing Witness, Kamloops Art Gallery, Canada
2012   I Spy: Photography and the Theater of the Street, 1938-2010, National Gallery of Art, Washington, USA
2012   Performing for the Camera, ASU Art Museum, Arizona State University, USA
2011   Conversations: Photography from the Bank of America Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
2011   L’Insoutenable Légèreté de l’être/The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Yvon Lambert, New York
2011   The Truth is Not in the Mirror: Photography and a Constructed Identity, Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, Wisconsin [exhibition publication]
2011   Philip-Lorca diCorcia: ELEVEN, David Zwirner, New York [catalogue]
2011   Phillip-Lorca diCorcia: Roid, Sprüth Magers, London, UK (solo)
2011   After the Gold Rush: Contemporary Photographs from the Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
2011   The New York Times Magazine Photographs, Eglise Sainte-Anne, Arles, France
2011   No fashion please, Kunsthalle Wien, Austria
2011   Real Venice, Abbey of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Italy, part of the 54th Venice Biennale
2011   Seeing Now: Photography Since 1960, Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland, USA
2011   Stories of Material Life/Historias de al vida material, Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación Helga de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain
2011   Henry Art Galler, Seattle, USA
2011   Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
2011   USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida
2010   8th Gwangju Biennale: 10,000 Lives, Gwangju, South Korea [catalogue]
2010   Atopia: Art and the City in the 21st Century, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona [catalogue]
2010   Bearing Witness: Works from the Collection, Vancouver Art Gallery
2010   Collecting Biennials, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2010   Connecticut, D’Amelio Terras, New York
2010   Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera, Tate Modern, London [itinerary: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota] [catalogue]
2010   In the Vernacular, The Art Institute of Chicago
2010   Mean Streets, Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno, Valencia, Spain
2010   Realism – The Adventure of Reality. Courbet, Hopper, Gursky, Kunsthalle Emden, Emden, Germany [itinerary: Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich; Kunsthal Rotterdam] [catalogue]
2010   Ruptures and Continuities: Photography Made after 1960 from the MFAH Collection, FotoFest 2010 Biennial, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
2010   Starburst: Color Photography in America 1970-1980, Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio [itinerary: Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey] [catalogue]
2010   The Talent Show, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota [itinerary: MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York; Henry Art Gallery, Seattle; USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida]
2010   Thrice Upon A Time: 66 Artists from the Collection, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall
2010   UltraMegaLore, Modemuseum Hasselt, Hasselt, Belgium
2009 - 2010   Tears of Eros, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
2009   The Art of Caring: A Look at Life through Photography. Works from the Time/LIFE Picture Collection, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans
2009   Bad Habits, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo
2009   Mexico: Expected/Unexpected, Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Canary Islands
2009   Familiar Feelings. On the Boston Group, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
2009   Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Thousand, David Zwirner Gallery, New York (solo)
2009   Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Family and Friends, Manezh Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow [on the occasion of the 6th International Festival: Fashion and Style in Photography] [catalogue]
2008   Baby. De ideale mens verbeeld 1840- heden, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam
2008   diCorcia - Epstein - Shore, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
2008   Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, USA. (solo)
2008   Photographie : détrônera la peinture’, Musée de la photographie, Chalonsur-Saône, France (solo)
2007   Early Works, galerie Monika Sprüth philomene Magers, Munich, Germany (solo)
2007   Philip-Lorca diCorcia, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, USA (solo)
2007   Mapping the City, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
2006   Die Jugend von heute, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
2006   Lucky 13 & Hustlers, FOAM Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
2005 - 2006   The Art of Collaboration with Bottega Veneta (Fall-Winter)
2005   The Art of Collaboration with Bottega Veneta (Spring/Summer)
2005   Willing Suspension of Disbelief, Wilkinson Gallery, London (England)
2005   Lucky 13, PaceMcGill, New York, NY, USA. (solo)
2005   Hollywood and new series, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France (solo)
2005   Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Gagosian Gallery, London, England, UK (solo)
2005   Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Monika Sprüth & Philomene Magers Gallery,Cologne, Germany (solo)
2005   Galleria Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, Italy. (solo)
2004   Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Magasin 3, Stockholm Kunsthall, Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2004   Galleria Monica de Cardenas, Milano, Italy (solo)
2004   Museum Folkwang Essen, Germany (solo)
2004   Monica DeCardenas, Milan, Italy
2004   Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2004   Centre National de la Photographie, Paris (solo)
2003 - 2004   A storybook life, PaceWildenstein, New York, NY (solo)
2003 - 2004   Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England: traveling to Centre National de la Photographie, Paris, France; Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany; Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa,Venice, Italy; Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall; Centro de Arte Visuais, Coimbra, Portugal.
2003 - 2004   Fundacion Telefonica, PhotoEspaña, Madrid, Spain
2003   Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England, UK (solo)
2002   Barbara Krakow, Boston, MA, USA. (solo)
2002   Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Livornostraat, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2002   Monica De Cardenas, Milan, Italy (solo)
2001   PaceWildenstein, New York, USA (solo)
2001   Galerie Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, München, Germany (solo)
2001   Gagosian Gallery, London, Great Britain (solo)
2001   Settings and Players: Theatrical Ambiguity in American Photography, White Cube2, London, Great Britain
2001   Work for hire, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France. (solo)
2001   Galerie Spruth Monika & Philomene Magers, Munich, Germany. (solo)
2001   Galerie PaceWildenstein, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2000   Galerie PaceWildenstein, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2000   Open City: Street Photographs since 1950, Museum of Modern Art Oxford, Great Britain
2000   Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany (solo)
2000   Lawing Gallery, Houston, USA (solo)
2000   Galeria OMR, Mexico City, Mexico (solo)
1999   PaceWildenstein, New York, USA (solo)
1999   Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France (solo)
1999   Art Space Ginza, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1998   Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Bruxelles, Belgium (solo)
1998   Streetwork, Galerie Klemens Gasser und Tanja Grunert, Köln, Germany (solo)
1998   Hollywood Pictures, 1990-92, PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles, USA (solo)