Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne

Adam Fuss

(American/British, b. 1961)

from the series my ghost (smoke) by adam fuss

Adam Fuss

From the Series My Ghost (Smoke), 1999

from the series my ghost (smoke) by adam fuss

Adam Fuss

From the Series My Ghost (Smoke), 2002

ohne titel (spiral) by adam fuss

Adam Fuss

Ohne Titel (spiral), 2001



Born in London, UK
Moved to New York, NY
Sixteenth Annual ICP Infinity Award for Art
Lives and works in New York, NY


Resistance: Subverting the Camera, The Fine Art Society, London, UK
The Space Between Garden and Eve, Xavier Hufkens S.A, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
Adam Fuss, New Work, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, USA (solo)
Adam Fuss, Fundacion Mapfre, Madrid, Spain (solo)
Adam Fuss, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, Netherlands (solo)
Adam Fuss, Borås Konstmuseum, Borås, Sweden (solo)
Home and the World, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK (solo)
Shadow Catchers: Camera – Less Photography, curated by Martin Barnes, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK 12 October 2010 – 20 February 2011
Home and the World, Cheim & Read Gallery, New York (solo)
Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway (solo)

Public Collections

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY
Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Australia
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT


Adam Fuss: A coversation between the artist and Paul Ardeen, DVD, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
Kellein, Thomas. Adam Fuss: Photograms of Life and Death. Cologne, Germany: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2002
Coleman, A.D. This is Not a Photograph. La Jolla, CA: University of California at San Diego, 2001
Ulmer, Sean M., Uncommon Threads. Contemporary Artists and Clothing, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
Ackermann, Marion, Schattenrisse, Silhuetten, and Cutouts, edited by Helmut Friedel, Staedtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern, Germany
Parry, Eugenia. Adam Fuss. Santa Fe, NM: Arena Editions, 1998
Fuss, Adam. Pinhole Photographs, Photographers at Work. Washington, DC and London: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1996