Lewis Baltz

(American, 1945–2014)

nevada #9 by lewis baltz

Lewis Baltz

Nevada #9, 1977

Price on Request

Biography

Timeline

1945
Born in Newport Beach, CA
1969
BFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
1970 - 1972
Instructor for Photography at the Pamona College (CA) and at the California Insitute of Arts, Valencia
1971
MFA, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA
1972 - 2003
Several guest professorships at European and US-american universities and art colleges
1973
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowhip
Fellowship of the National Endowment for the Arts
1976
Fellowship of the National Endowment for the Arts
1977
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowhip
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship

Exhibitions

2013
Albertina, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2012
Carl Andre/Lewis Baltz, Tate Modern, London, GB
Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany (solo)
Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany (solo)
2011 - 2012
Photography Calling! Fotografie und Gegenwart, Sprengel Museum Hanover, Germany
2011
DC Bonus, Groupshow of the galleries Schmidt Maczollek, Michael Wiesehöfer and Galerie Thomas Zander, Forum für Fotografie, Cologne, Germany
Hyper Real - Kunst und Amerika um 1970, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape, SK-Stiftung, Cologne, Germany
Lewis Baltz: Candlestick Point, Art Unlimited / Art Basel, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany (solo)
Lewis Baltz: Prototypes/Ronde de Nuit, National Gallery of Art, Washington, USA (solo)

Public Collections

FAIF Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Museum of Modern Art, New York
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
George Eastman House, Rochester, New York
Guggenheim Museum, New York
Henie-Onstad Foundation, Oslo, Norway
International Center of Photography, New York
Kawasaki City Museum, Kawasaki, Japan
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Literature

2012
ED RUSCHA JOHN McLAUGHLIN LEWIS BALTZ, Galerie Thomas Zander, Köln, 2012
2011
Candlestick Point, Steidl Publishers, Göttingen, 2011
2010
Works (including 10 books), Steidl Publishers, 2010
2007
89/91 Sites of Technology, Steidl Publishers, 2007
2005
The Prototypes. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; RAM, Los Angeles; Steidl Publishers, Göttingen, 2005
The Tract Houses. essay by Sherlm Conkleton. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; RAM, Los Angeles; Steidl Publishers, Göttingen, 2005
2003
The Deaths In Newport, onestarpress, Paris, 2003
2001
Was wäre wenn. Kunstverein Rüsselsheim, Germany, 2001
The New Industrial Parks Near Irvine, California. Steidl Publishers, Göttingen, 2001
Rian, Jeff. Lewis Baltz, Phaidon, London, 2001