Michael Light

(American, born 1963)

hollywood hills from griffith park, beachwood drive and hollywood reservoir left by michael light

Michael Light

Hollywood Hills from Griffith Park, Beachwood Drive and Hollywood Reservoir Left, 2004

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union pacific freight train heading west, near rock springs, wy by michael light

Michael Light

Union Pacific Freight Train Heading West, Near Rock Springs, WY, 2007

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Biography

Timeline

1963
Born in Florida
1986
BA in American studies, Amherst College
1993
MFA in photography, San Francisco Art Institute
Lives and works in San Francisco

Exhibitions

2008
“Dry Dreams: The Inhabited West,” Nevada Museum of Art, Reno (solo)
“100 Suns,” Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, Burlington (solo)
“100 Suns,” Knoxville Museum of Art, Tennessee (solo)
“SOME DRY SPACE“, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, USA (solo)
“SOME DRY SPACE - Bookworks and Photographs“, Galerie Michael Wiesehoefer, Cologne, Germany (solo)
“Edge of the West“, Luc Belier Paris, France
“Re-SITE-ing the West: Contemporary Photographs from the Permanent Collection,” Los Angeles
“Something That I’ll Never Really See: Contemporary Photography from the V&A,” Victoria
“Landscapes of War,” San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
“PEEP: The Kerry Stokes Collection”, TarraWarra Museum of Art, Victoria, Australia

Literature

2003
100 SUNS, American, British, French, German, Swedish and Italian editions
1999
FULL MOON, American, British, French, German, Swedish, Spanish and Japanese editions
1993
RANCH, Twelvetrees Press/Twin Palms Publishers, Santa Fe, NM