Robert Polidori  (Canadian, 1951) 

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Robert Polidori Biography
1951   Born in Montréal, Quebec (Canada)
1980   M.A., State University of New York, Buffalo
1998   World Press Award for Art
1999   Alfred Eisenstadt Award for Magazine Photography, Architecture
2000   Alfred Eisenstadt Award for Magazine Photography, Architecture
1998 - 2006   Staff Photographer at the New Yorker Magazine
1998 - 2006   New Yorker Magazine
2006 - 2007   Deutscher Fotobuchpreis (für / for „After the Flood“)
2008   Liliane Bettencourt Prix de la Photographie (für / for Parcours Muséologique Revisité)
  Lives and works in New York, NY
Selected Exhibitions
2013   Scale, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, ON
2013   Memory Theatre 2013, Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY Send message
2013   Robert Polidori, Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell, IA (solo)
2013   Galerie Karsten Greve, Paris, France (solo)
2012   World Inventory, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
2012   Robert Polidori Retrospective; Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA (solo)
2012   Robert Polidori Retrospective; 10 Corso Como, Seoul (solo)
2012   Portraits : Robert Polidori & Jonas Mekas; Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2012   Interieurs: Angela Grauerholz, Lynne Cohen & Robert Polidori, Art 45, Montreal, QC
2012   Group Show, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
2012   Beyond Words: Photography in The New Yorker, UCCA - Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
2012   Jonas Mekas / Robert Polidori: Portraits, Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York City, NY
2011   Robert Polidori : Versailles, Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milano (solo)
2011   Robert Polidori – Ars Memorativa, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, Hong Kong (solo)
2011   The Art of Collaboration with Bottega Veneta
2011   Spectrum: East/West/Beyond, Sundaram Tagore Gallery - Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
2011   Celebrating Noma's Centennial, New Orleans Museum of Art NOMA, New Orleans, LA
2011   The Interior World, Danziger Gallery, New York City, NY
2011   Fifteen Years, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2011   Structure, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, ON
2011   Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2011   Process, Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York City, NY
2011   Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2011   Yangtze - The Long River, Camera Work, Berlin
2011   Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID (solo)
2011   Pripyat and Chernobyl, Galerie Camera Work, Berlin, Germany
2010   Robert Polidori, Camera Work, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2010   Bredaphoto 2010, Bredaphoto, International Photo Festival, Breda
2010   Il ventre dell’architetto, Jarach Gallery, Venice
2010   Photography, Flowers Galleries, Cork Street, London, UK
2010   Art of Caring. A Look at Life through photography - Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati, OH
2010   DIVERSIDADE E AFINIDADES: Universo x reverso, ECCO - Espaco Cultural Contemporaneo, Brasilia
2010   Summer 2010, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2010   40 Years On Selection of works by Artists affiliated to Flowers over the past 40 years, Flowers Galleries, Kingsland Road, London
2010   Robert Polidori : Versailles; Arthur Rogers Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2010   Robert Polidori : Versailles; Flowers Gallery, London (solo)
2009   Robert Polidori Fotografias; Instituto Moreira Salles, Sao Paulo (solo)
2009   Robert Polidori Fotografias; Instituto Moreira Salles, Rio de Janeiro (solo)
2009   Robert Polidori; Musee d’Art Contemporain, Montreal (solo)
2009   Stigmata, Musée de l’Elysee, Lausanne
2009   Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
2009   Alec Soth: Fashion Magazine, Paris; Robert Polidori: Versailles; Nicolas Africano: Sculpture, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2009   The art of caring: A Look at Life Though Photography, New Orleans Museum of Art NOMA, New Orleans, LA
2009   Wonderland, McClain Gallery, Houston, TX
2009   Trouble in Paradise: Examining Discord between Nature and Society, Tucson
2009   Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2008   After The Flood, Odgen Museum, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2008   Robert Polidori, CameraWork, Berlin (solo)
2008   After The Flood; Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2008   Remembering Dakota, Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI
2008   Brasil desFocos [o olho de fora], Paço das Artes, São Paulo
2008   The Interior: Contemporary Photographic Views, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2008   Somewhen, Jarach Gallery, Venice
2008   Remembering Dakota, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
2008   Versailles: Etats Transitoires, Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York (solo)
2007   After the Flood, Jarach Gallery, Venice (solo)
2007   After the Flood, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto (solo)
2007   New Works by Gallery Artists, Flowers Galleries - Cork Street, London, UK
2007   says the junk in the yard, Flowers Galleries - Kingsland Road, London, UK
2007   Brasil desFocos [o olho de fora], Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB - Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
2007   Ingenium.Photographie et Ingeniosite 1846 – 2006, BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
2006   Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Flowers, London
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
‘the living is easy,’ Flowers, London
2005   Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto
2004   Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis
Contact, Toronto
2003   Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
CameraWork, Berlin
2001   Grant Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles
2000   Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
1999   Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis
Robert Miller gallery, New York
Gallery One, Toronto
Preview IV, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis
1998   Weinstein Gallery, New York
St. Paul Companies, St. Paul
1997   Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris
Robert Miller Gallery, New York
Robert Miller Gallery, New York
1994   Conseil Generale de la Nievre, Nevers, France
1991   Galerie Jaques Gordat, Paris
1990   Galerie Urbi et Orbi, Paris
1989   Chicago Art Institute, Chicago
1988   Atelier des Cannettes, Mois de la Photo, Paris
1983   Braathen Fine Arts, New York
1982   Braathen Fine Arts, New York
1981   P. S. 1, Long Island City, New York
1980   Braathen-Gallozzi Gallery, New York
1979   CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, New York
1978   International Center of Photography, New York
1975   Whitney Museum of Art-New Filmakers Program, New York
Bykert Gallery, New York
1970 - 1975   Anthology Film Archives
Literature
2008   Parcours Muséologique Revisité, 3 Bde. / 3 vol., Steidl, Göttingen 2008
2006   After The Flood, Photographs by Robert Polidori, Editions Steidl, Gottingen, Germany.
2005   Robert Polidori, (Hrsg. / ed. Thomas Osterkorn und / and Andreas Petzold), Gruner und Jahr, Hamburg 2005
2005   Robert Polidori's Metropolis, Steidl, Göttingen 2005
2004   Heroes of the revolution, Edel Classics, Hamburg 2004
2004   Sperrzonen – Pripjat und Tschernobyl, Text / text: Elizabeth Culbert. Steidl, Göttingen 2004
2004   Robert Polidori’s Metropolis. Photographs by Robert Polidori, text by Robert Polidori and Martin C. Pedersen. Metropolis/D.A.P., New York.
2003   Zones of Exclusion Pripyat and Chernobyl. Photographs by Robert Polidori. Editions Steidl, Gottingen, Germany.
2003   Havana, Steidl, Göttingen 2003
2001   Havana. Photographs by Robert Polidori. Editions Steidl, Gottingen, Germany
Palm Springs Weekend: The Architecture and Design of a Midcentury Oasis. Photographs by Robert Polidori, text by Alan Hess. Chronicle books, San Francisco.
1999   The Levant: History and Archeology in the Eastern Mediterranean. Photographs by Robert Polidori, text by Pierre-Louis Gatier. Konemann Verlag Gesselschaft, Cologne.
1998   La Libye Antique: Cities perdues de L’Empire Romaine. Photographs by Robert Polidori, text by Antonio and Jeanette di Vita. Editions Menges, Paris.
1997   Chateaux de la Loire. Photgraphs by Robert Polidori, text by Jean-Marie Preouse de Montclos. Editions Menges, Paris. Konemann Verlag Gesselschart, Cologne
1997   Sites Greco-Romaines de la Triploitane et Cyrenaique. Photographs by Robert Polidori, text by Antonio and Jeanette di Vita. Editions Menges, Paris. Konemann Verlag Gesselschart, Cologne
1991   Versailles. Photographs by Robert Polidori, text by Jean-Marie Perouse de Monclos. Editions Menges, Paris; Abbeville Press, New York; Edizione Magnus, Milano; Konemann Verlag Gesselschaft, Cologne.