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Emmet Gowin    (American, 1941)

 Emmet Gowin - Edith, Danville, Virginia (Photographs) h: 7 x w: 7 in / h: 17.8 x w: 17.8 cm
Emmet Gowin
Edith, Danville, Virginia
 
 Emmet Gowin - Edith, Danville, Virginia (Photographs) h: 6.2 x w: 6.2 in / h: 15.7 x w: 15.7 cm
Emmet Gowin
Edith, Danville, Virginia 1973
 
 Emmet Gowin - Nancy and Dwayne, Danville, Virginia (Photographs) h: 6.4 x w: 6.5 in / h: 16.3 x w: 16.5 cm
Emmet Gowin
Nancy and Dwayne, Danville, Virginia 1970
 

Biography
1941 Born: Danville, Virginia on December 22
1965 BFA from Richmond Professional Institute
1965 Produced the photobook Concerning America and Alfred Stieglitz, and Myself, as his senior thesis from Richmond Professional Institute
1967 MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design
1974 Guggenheim Fellowship
1977 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1979 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
1983 Governor's Award for Excellence in the Arts from the State of Pennsylvania
1992 The Friends Photography Peer Award
1993 The Rew Fellowship in the Arts
1997 President's Award for Distinguished Teaching at Princeton
1973 - 2009 Taught at Princeton University
Lives and works in Newton P.A.

Exhibitions
2002 - 2004 Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CN
1990 - 1993 Philadelphia Museum of Art
1992 Espace Photography Marie de Paris
1983 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
1971 Museum of Modern Art (solo)
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