Pace/MacGill Gallery

Emmet Gowin

(American, b. 1941)

edith and moth flight by emmet gowin

Emmet Gowin

Edith and Moth Flight, 2002

edith, ruth and mae, danville, virginia by emmet gowin

Emmet Gowin

Edith, Ruth and Mae, Danville, Virginia, 1967

nancy and dwayne, danville, virginia by emmet gowin

Emmet Gowin

Nancy and Dwayne, Danville, Virginia, 1970

the montes occidentales, granada, spain by emmet gowin

Emmet Gowin

The Montes Occidentales, Granada, Spain, 2012

Biography

Timeline

1941
Born: Danville, Virginia on December 22
1965
BFA from Richmond Professional Institute
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
1973 - 2009
Taught at Princeton University
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

Exhibitions

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

Public Collections

Art Institute of Chicago
Cleveland Museum of Art
The J. Paul Getty Museum, LA
The Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris
The Metropolitain Museum of Art
The Museum of Modern Art
The Philadelphia Museum of Art
The Tokyo Museum of Art
The Yale University of Art Gallery
FAIF Collection, Zurich, Switzerland