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Albert Watson    (Scottish, 1942)

 Albert Watson - Alfred Hitchcock (Photographs) h: 42 x w: 56 in / h: 106.7 x w: 142.2 cm
Albert Watson
Alfred Hitchcock 2008
 
 Albert Watson - Christy Lips (Photographs) h: 42 x w: 56 in / h: 106.7 x w: 142.2 cm
Albert Watson
Christy Lips 1990
 
 Albert Watson - Christy Turlington (New York) (Photographs) h: 42 x w: 56 in / h: 106.7 x w: 142.2 cm
Albert Watson
Christy Turlington (New York) 1990
 
 Albert Watson - Christy Turlington (Veil) (Photographs) h: 42 x w: 56 in / h: 106.7 x w: 142.2 cm
Albert Watson
Christy Turlington (Veil) 1990
 
 Albert Watson - David Bowie (Photographs) h: 42 x w: 56 in / h: 106.7 x w: 142.2 cm
Albert Watson
David Bowie 1996
 
 Albert Watson - Gisella (Paris) (Photographs) h: 42 x w: 56 in / h: 106.7 x w: 142.2 cm
Albert Watson
Gisella (Paris) 1990
 
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Biography
1942 Born in Edinburgh, Scotland
1970 Moves to the United States with wife Elizabeth, and begins shooting photos, mostly as a hobby
1975 Grammy Award for the photography on the cover of the Mason Profitt album “Come and Gone”
1976 Moves to New York, and starts his first job for Vogue magazine
1980 ANDY award, Best Editorial Photography
1983 ANDY award, Best Advertising Photography
1989 ANDY award, Best Editorial Photography
2006 Scottish Fashion Awards Hall of Fame
2006 Lucie Award, Outstanding Achievement in Advertising Photography
2010 Named one of the 20 most influential photographers of all time by Photo District News, along with Richard Avedon and Irving Penn, among others
Centenary Medal, The Royal Photographic Society, London, UK
Lives and works in New York, NY
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Exhibitions
2012 Albert Watson - Visions and Memories feat. Faces of Africa, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2012 Albert Watson: Visions, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2012 Great Photographs: Scape, Hasted Kraeutler, New York, New York
2012 The Expression of Identity, St. Moritz Art Masters, St. Moritz, Switzerland
2011 Beauty Culture, Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles, California
2011 Fashion : The Story of a Lifetime, Noorderlicht Gallery, The Netherlands
2011 Femininity 0.1, Maison Particuliere Art Center, Brussels, Belgium
2011 Albert Watson : Exposed, Acte2 Gallery, Paris, France (solo)
2011 Albert Watson, Kahmann Gallery, The Netherlands (solo)
2011 Albert Watson, Nordic Light International Festival of Photography, Kristiansund, Norway (solo)
2011 Albert Watson, Swedish Museum of Photography. Stockholm, Sweden (solo)
2010 Fashion: Story of a Lifetime, The Empty Quarter, Dubai, UAE
2010 Albert Watson, Hasted Kraeutler Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2010 The Best of Albert Watson, Photographers Limited Editions, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2010 Albert Watson: Retrospektive, Flo Peters Gallery, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2010 UFO: Unified Fashion Objectives, Hartmann Gallery, Barcelona, Spain (solo)
2010 UFO: Unified Fashion Objectives, Young Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2009 - 2010 Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
2009 The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2009 Albert Watson, Tres Hombres Art, Halmstad, Sweden (solo)
2008 - 2009 Best of Albert Watson (A Retrospective), NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany (solo)
2008 - 2009 Albert Watson, Camera Work, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2008 Miss Beehayving: Albert Watson, Hamiltons Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2008 Contact: Albert Watson, Galería Hartmann, Barcelona, Spain (solo)
2008 Blind Date, Photography Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2008 Dreamwomen: Beauty in the 21st century, Haus de Photographie/Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
2008 Fashion: 9 decades of fashion photography, Camera Work, Berlin, Germany
2007 Albert Watson: Frozen, FotoMuseum, Antwerpen, Belgium (solo)
2007 Albert Watson: Retrospective, Acte2galerie, Paris, France (solo)
2007 Albert Watson, Young Gallery, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
2007 Individuals: 20 Portraits from the GAP Collection, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
2007 L’Art Comme Univers, Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia
2006 A Few Portraits, 401 Projects, New York, NY (solo)
2006 Albert Watson: Frozen, City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland (solo)
2005 - 2006 Albert Watson: Frozen - A Retrospective, Kunst Haus Wien, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2004 Frozen: A Retrospective by Albert Watson, Rotonda di Via Besana, Milan, Italy (solo)
2002 Albert Watson, Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock, Germany (solo)
2001 - 2002 Albert Watson: Mad Dog, Photography Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
1996 - 1997 Mad Dog, Art Society for the Rhinelands and Westphalia, Düsseldorf, Germany; Art Gallery 'Am Tunnel', Banque et Caisse d'Epargne de l'Etat, Luxembourg (solo)

Literature
2010 'Strip Search: Las Vegas,' PQ Blackwell. Auckland, New Zealand
2010 'UFO: Unified Fashion Objectives,' PQ Blackwell/Harry N Abrams.
2007 'Albert Watson: Frozen,' FotoMuseum. Antwerpen, Belgium.
2007 'Albert Watson: 10 Photographs,' Young Gallery. Brussels, Belgium.
2007 Watson, Albert, James Crump. 'Albert Watson,' Phaidon Press. New York and London.
2005 'Albert Watson - Stern Fotografie,' Stern. Hamburg, Germany.
2002 Watson, Albert, Michele Schons. 'Albert Watson,' Schirmer/Mosel. Munich, Germany.
1998 Watson, Albert. 'Maroc,' Rizzoli. New York, New York.
1996 Stecker, Raimund, ed. 'Mad Dog,' Schirmer/Mosel. Munich, Germany.
1994 Watson, Albert, Jeff Koons, and Laurie Kratochvil; James Truman, intro. 'Cyclops,' Little, Brown. Boston, Massachusetts.
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