Tom Baril

(American, b. 1952)

eagle cliff falls #2 by tom baril

Tom Baril

Eagle Cliff Falls #2, 2001

flying point #2 by tom baril

Tom Baril

Flying Point #2, 1997

lumahai beach #2 by tom baril

Tom Baril

Lumahai Beach #2, 1997

solarized lilies by tom baril

Tom Baril

Solarized Lilies, 1996

two callas by tom baril

Tom Baril

Two Callas, 2002



Born in Putnam, Connecticut
BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
Began working for Robert Mapplethorpe
Lives and works in New York
Collections: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA; Smith College, Northampton, MA; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ; George Eastman House, Rochester, NY; The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY; Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Canadian Center for Architecture, Montreal; Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA; Vereins Und Westbank AG, Hamburg, Germany; Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City; Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA; Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, NJ; Alan Seigel Collection; Elton John Collection; Ralph Lauren Collection; Hallmark Photographic Collection, Kansas City, MO


Metropolis Gallery, Bologna, Italy (solo)
The Ralls Collection, Washington, DC (solo)
FotoFest, Houston, TX
Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
Jolla, CAThe Ralls Collection, Washington, D.C.William Shearburn Gallery, St. Louis, MODavis Keil Gallery, Naples, FL (solo)
“What Were You Thinking?,” Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
Chicago Botanic Garden, Chicago, IL
Works on Paper, Philadelphia, PABonni Benrubi Gallery, NYC (solo)
Wall Street, Bonni Benrubi Gallery New York, NY


Tom Baril: Botanica, Arena Editions
Tom Baril, 4AD