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James Welling

(American, born 1951)

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James Welling

ITR 1, 2001

Price on Request



Born in Hartford, USA
1969 - 1971
Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA
1971 - 1974
California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, USA; BFA, MFA
Professor of Fine Art at the University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Professor of Fine Art at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge and Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, USA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, USA


Tulsa Art Museum, Tulsa, USA (solo)
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, USA (solo)
Fotomuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland (solo)
Wako Works of Art, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, USA (solo)
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, USA (solo)
Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, USA (solo)
The Mind on Fire, Milton Keynes Gallery, London, England (solo)
James Welling Photographs: The Phillip Johnson Glass House, Four Seasons Restaurant, New York, USA
25 or 30 Years Gallery Part III: Photography, Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Connecticut, D’Amelio Terras, New York, USA
After Architects, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Group Show, BravinLee programs, New York, USA
How Many Billboards? Art In Stead, MAK Center for Art + Architecture at the Schindler House, Los Angeles, USA
Milk Drop Coronet, 30 Exhibitions on the Virtuosity of Thingness, Camera Austria, Graz, Austria
Mixed Use, Manhattan: Photography and Related Practices 1970s to the Present, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain
Outside the Box: Edition Jacob Samuel, 1988-2010, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA
Stairway to Heaven: Paul McMahon, Matt Mullican, James Welling, 1970–1976, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York, USA
James Welling: Glass House, David Zwirner, New York; Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
New Pictures 3: James Welling, Glass House, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, USA (solo)
La Pintura y sus Alrededores, Galerie naechst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria
James Welling, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
Wurtz, Welling and S. Prina, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, USA
Photography on Photography: Reflections on the Medium since 1960, Joyce and Robert Menschel Hall for Modern Photography, New York, USA
Whitney Biennial 2008, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA
James Welling: Works 1980-2008, David Zwirner, Inc., New York, USA (solo)
James Welling, Maureen Paley, London, England (solo)
Dark Places, Santa Monica Museum of Modern Art, Santa Monica, USA
The Los Angeles Art Scene, 1955-1985, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
James Welling, Galerie Nelson, Paris, France (solo)
James Welling, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium (solo)
James Welling: New Work, David Zwirner, New York, USA (solo)
James Welling: New Photographs, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, USA (solo)
Photographies, Galerie Nelson, Paris, France
The Photograph in Question, von Lintel Gallery, New York, USA
Theorema. Une collection privée en Italie, la collection d’Enea Righi, Collection Lambert en Avignon, Avignon, France
Blooming: A Summer Garden for the Picking, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, USA
PAIRS, GROUPS, AND GRIDS, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York, USA
In America; William Eggleston, Roe Ethridge, Stephen Shore, Joel Sternfeld, James Welling, Sutton Lane, London, England
Eblouissement, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France
100 Artists See God, Jewish Museum, San Francisco; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach; Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach, USA
The Big Nothing, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, USA
New Photographs, Wako Works of Art, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Agricultural Works, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz; Albany Institute of Art and History, Albany, USA (solo)
California, Galerie Nachst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Art History: Photography References Painting, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, USA
Likeness: Portraits by Artists by Other Artists, CCA Wattis Institute and Independent Curators International, San Francisco, USA
Double Exposure: A Portfolio of Photographic Diptychs, Inman Gallery, Houston, USA


Mahoney, Robert. “Justine Kurland, Catherine Opie, Martha Rosler and James Welling at Gorney Bravin + Lee”, Time Out New York, 27 June - 4 July 2002; p. 56
Tumlir, Jan. "Previews: James Welling, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Bruxelles", Artforum, Jan.; p. 72
Tillman, Lynne "Portfolio: James Welling", Artforum, May; pp. 139-143
Joselit, David. "Surface Histories: The Photography of James Welling", Art in America, May, pp. 136-143
Jones, Kristin M. "James Welling at Gorney Bravin + Lee", Frieze, May; pp. 99-100
Intra, Giovanni. "Reviews: James Welling at MoCA", artext, August - October 2001; p. 77
Zellen, Jody. "Mining the Photographic Process", dArt International (Canada), Winter, p.40
Giuliano, Mike, "James Welling Finds the Complexity", City Paper (Baltimore), 6 Sept., p. 37
Sarah J. Rogers (ed. by), James Welling : Photographs 1974 – 1999, Wexner Center for the Arts, (essay by Michael Fried)
Gelatin Photographs 1-12. Buffalo: C.E.P.A