Walker Evans  (American, 1903-1975) 

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Walker Evans Biography
1903   Born: St. Louis, Missouri (November 3)
1922   Graduates from Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts. Attends Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts for a year.
1941   Receives the Guggenheim Fellowship.
1959   Evans receives his second Guggenheim Fellowship award.
1968   Receives honorary degree from Williams College. Becomes Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Letters.
1973   Received Grant from Mark Rothko Foundation.
1975   Died: New Haven, Connecticut (April 10)
Selected Exhibitions
2005   "Walker Evans: African Art," Gallery Luisotti. Santa Monica, California, November 13 - January 8, 2005. -solo
1966   Szarkowski, John, curator. "Walker Evans: Subway Photographs," The Museum of Modern Art. New York, New York, October 5-December 11, 1966. -solo
"Walker Evans," Robert Schoelkopf Gallery. New York, New York. December 16-January 7, 1967. -solo
1964   Edwards, Hugh, curator. "Walker Evans," The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois, November 13-January 10, 1965. -solo
1962   "Walker Evans: American Photographs," The Museum of Modern Art. New York, New York. June 8-August 14, 1962. -solo
1948   "Walker Evans Retrospective," The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois, November 14-January 4, 1948. -solo
1938   "Walker Evans: American Photographs," Museum of Modern Art. New York, New York, September 28-November 18, 1938. -solo
1935   "African Negro Art: A Corpus of Photographs by Walker Evans," The Museum of Modern Art. New York, New York. March 18-May 19, 1935. -solo
1933   "Walker Evans: Photographs of Nineteenth-Century Houses," The Museum of Modern Art. New York, New York, November 16-December 8, 1933. -solo

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