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Ralph Gibson    (American, 1939)

 Ralph Gibson - Child and Woman (Photographs) h: 22 x w: 28 in / h: 55.9 x w: 71.1 cm
Ralph Gibson
Child and Woman 1997
 
 Ralph Gibson - Leda (Photographs) h: 37 x w: 24.5 in / h: 94 x w: 62.2 cm
Ralph Gibson
Leda 1991
 
 Ralph Gibson - Striped Nude (Photographs) h: 9 x w: 6 in / h: 22.9 x w: 15.2 cm
Ralph Gibson
Striped Nude 1999
 
 Ralph Gibson - Untitled (Photographs) h: 41 x w: 31 in / h: 104.1 x w: 78.7 cm
Ralph Gibson
Untitled 2003
 
 Ralph Gibson - Untitled (Photographs) h: 41 x w: 31 in / h: 104.1 x w: 78.7 cm
Ralph Gibson
Untitled 2003
 
 

Biography
1939 Born in Los Angeles, California
1956 - 1960 Studied photography in the U.S. Navy
1960 - 1962 San Francisco Art Institute
1961 - 1962 Assistant to Dorthea Lange
1967 - 1968 Assistant to Robert Frank
1986 Decorated, Officier de L'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres de France
1988 Leica Medal of Excellence Award
1989 "150 Years of Photography" Award, Photographic Society of Japan
1991 Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, University of Maryland
1994 Grand Medal of the City of Arles, France
1997 Doctor of Fine Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University
2002 Appointed, Commandeur de L'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres de France
Lives and works in New York, NY

Exhibitions
2006 Castello di Rivoli, Torino, Italy
2006 Parcours, Galerie Lucie Weill & Seligmann, Charles Zalber
2005 Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
2005 Sun Art Center, Seoul, Korea
2005 University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, KY
2004 The Norton Museum of Art, Palm Beach, Florida
2004 The Hermes Store Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA
2004 The Hermes Store Gallery, New York City, NY
2004 The Ross Museum, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH
2003 Moscow House of Photography, Russia
2003 The Drabinsky Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2002 Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia
2002 The Benham Gallery, Seattle, Washington
2002 Galerie Aittuares, Paris, France
2002 Galerie Lucie Weil Seligman, Paris, France
2001 Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, Tucson
2001 Bjorn Wetterling, Stockholm, Sweden
2000 Kerava Art Museum, Kereva, Finland
2000 Galerie Lucie Weil Seligman, Paris, France
2000 Michael Hoppen Gallery, London, England
2000 Galerie Bodo Neimann, Berlin, Germany
2000 Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy
2000 Casino Bellevue, Biarritz, France
1999 Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, France
1998 Museum für Kunst Modern, Frankfurt, Germany
1998 Tower Gallery, Yokohama, Japan
1998 Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville. S.C.
1998 Galerie Bodo Neiman,Documenta, Basel, Switzerland
1998 Narodni Muzei Zadar, Croatia
1998 Gail Gibson Gallery, Seattle, Washington
1998 Sandra Berler Gallery, Chevy Chase, Maryland

Literature
2005 Brazil, by Ralph Gibson. Damiani, Bologna.
2005 Refractions, by Ralph Gibson. Steidl Publishing, Germany.
2004 Light Strings: Impressions of the Guitar, by Ralph Gibson and Andy Summers. Chronicle Books, San Francisco.
2001 Ex Libris, by Ralph Gibson. powerHouse Books, New York.
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