Richard Misrach Catalogue
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Richard Misrach
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1973
"Richard Misrach," ASUC Studio, University of California at Berkeley. Berkeley, California. October 8-21, 1973. 
 
1975
"Two Views from the West: Roger Minick and Richard Misrach," International Center for Photography. New York, New York. July 3-September 19, 1975. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Darkroom Workshop Gallery. Berkeley, California. January 16-February 26, 1975. 
 
1976
"Richard Misrach," Madison Art Center. Madison, Wisconsin. March 5-28, 1976. 
 
"Richard Misrach," ASUC Studio, University of California at Berkeley. Berkeley, California. June 14-July 10, 1976. 
 
1977
"Richard Misrach: Night Photographs," ARCO (Atlantic Richfield Company) Center for Visual Arts. Los Angeles, California. June 14-July 10, 1977. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Night Work," The Oakland Museum. Oakland, California. 
 
1978
"Richard Misrach - Desert Landscapes," Silver Image Gallery. Seattle, Washington. March 3-26, 1978. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Photographs," University of Oregon Museum of Art. Eugene, Oregon. May 9-21, 1978. 
 
1979
"Richard Misrach," Grapestake Gallery. San Francisco, California. April-May, 1979. 
 
Camera Obscura Gallery. Stockholm, Sweden. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Night Desert Photographs," Musee National d’Arte Moderne (the Beaubourg). Paris, France. March 21-April 22, 1979. 
 
"Richard Misrach," G. Ray Hawkins Gallery. Los Angeles, California. Autumn 1979. 
 
Cronin Gallery. Houston, Texas. 
 
1980
"Richard Misrach: Photographs," Paul Cava Gallery. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. June 6-July 5, 1980. 
 
"Richard Misrach - Color," Silver Image Gallery. Seattle, Washington. June 11-July 13, 1980. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Hawaii," G. Ray Hawkins Gallery. Los Angeles, California. June-July, 1980. 
 
1980-1981
Young/Hoffman Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. December 5, 1980-January 5, 1981. 
 
1981
Grapestake Gallery. San Francisco, California. 
 
1982
"Guadalajara 82," Madrid, Spain. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Color Photographs," Grapestake Gallery. San Francisco, California. January 21-February 27, 1982. 
 
1983-1984
"The Desert Series," Grapestake Gallery. San Francisco, California. December 1, 1983-January 21, 1984. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Recent Desert Photographs," Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles, California. December 8, 1983-February 12, 1984. 
 
1984
"Photographs by Richard Misrach," Honolulu Academy of Art. Honolulu, Hawaii. January 5-February 5, 1984. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Color Desert Landscapes," Etherton Gallery. Tucson, Arizona. March 7-April 21, 1984. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Blue Sky Gallery. Portland, Oregon. May 21-June 24, 1984. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Elizabeth Leach Gallery. Portland, Oregon. May 21-June 24, 1984. 
 
1984-1985
"Richard Misrach: A Decade of Photography," Friends of Photography. Carmel, California. December 1984-January, 1985. 
 
1985
"Richard Misrach: Recent Work," Light Gallery. New York, New York. March 7-April 13, 1985. 
 
"Desert Landscapes," Martin Gallery. Washington, D.C. April 10-May 9, 1985. 
 
"Scenes from the American Desert," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. September 11-October 19, 1985. 
 
"Recent Photographs by Richard Misrach with Wayne Gudmundson," Film of the Cities. Minneapolis, Minnesota. November 7-28, 1985. 
 
1985-1986
"Richard Misrach: Four Cantos," Houston Center for Photography. Houston, Texas. December 6, 1985-January 5, 1986. 
 
1986
"The Santa Barbara Series," The Watson Gallery. Houston, Texas. January 11-February 4, 1986. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Four Cantos," Houston Center for Photography. Houston, Texas. 
 
1987
"Richard Misrach: Photographs of the American Desert," Oakland Museum. Oakland, California. April 25-July 19, 1987. 
Palm Springs Desert Museum. Palm Springs, California, 1987.
The Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1987. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Recent Work," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. April 22-May 23, 1987. 
 
"Richard Misrach, with John Divola," Seibu Gallery. Tokyo, Japan. November 19-December 1, 1987. 
 
1988
"Richard Misrach: Photographs 1975-1987," Min Gallery. Tokyo, Japan. February 13-March 8, 1988. 

"Desert Cantos," National Gallery of Art. Wellington, New Zealand. March-May, 1988. (traveling)

"Richard Misrach/Desert Cantos," Photography Gallery, Santa Monica College. Santa Monica, California. April-May, 1988. 

 
"Desert Flood/Desert Seas," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. May 27-July 9, 1988. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Palau Solleric. Palma de Mallorca, Spain. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Seibu Department Store. Tokyo, Japan. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Desert Cantos," Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. June 18-September 5, 1988. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Selections from Six Desert Cantos," Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University. Cambridge, Massachusetts. December 1-January 7, 1989. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Photographs of the American Desert," Sierra Nevada Museum of Art. Reno, Nevada. 1988. 
Milwaukee Art Museum. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1988.
Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Santa Barbara, California, 1988.
Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland, Ohio, 1988. 
 
1989
"Mark Klett/Richard Misrach," University of New Mexico Art Museum. Albuquerque, New Mexico. 

"Richard Misrach," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. April 12-May 13, 1989. 

 
"The Pit," University Art Gallery, University of California at Berkeley. Berkeley, California. April 12-May 21, 1989. 

"Desert Cantos 1981-1989," Dominican College. San Rafael, California. September 14-November 28, 1989.

"Desert Cantos VI: The Pit," Fotomann, Inc. New York, New York. October 31-November 18, 1989. 

 
"Richard Misrach: Photographs of the American Desert," Toledo Museum of Art. Toledo, Ohio. 1989. 
 
1990
"Selections from the Desert Cantos," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. February 24-March 31, 1990. 
 
"The Pit," Parco Gallery. Tokyo, Japan. March 21-April 8, 1990. 
Parco Gallery. Sapporo, Japan.

"Silent Dramas II: The Landscape," Catherine Edelman Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. March 9-April 14, 1990.
Parco Gallery. Hokkaido, Japan.

"Desert Canto VI: The Pit," The Photographer’s Gallery. London, United Kingdom. June 1-July 13, 1990.
(traveling)

"Richard Misrach: La Fosse, in Fixe pour l'eternite," Les Rencontre internationales de la photographie d'Arles. France. July 6-August 15, 1990. 

 
"The Pit," Les Rencontres d’Arles. France. 
 
"Bravo 20: A National Park Proposal," University of Nevada. Reno, Nevada. November 19-December 22, 1990. 
 
1990-1991
"The Playboys," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. December 5, 1990-January 12, 1991. 
 
1991
"Richard Misrach: The Figure and the Landscape," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. March 29-May 4, 1991. 
 
"Desert Canto XI: The Playboys," Fotomann, Inc. New York, New York. April 2-27, 1991. 
 
"Bravo 20: A National Park Proposal," California Museum of Photography. Riverside, California. 1991. 
Blue Sky Gallery. Portland, Oregon. 1991.
Ansel Adams Center, Friends of Photography. San Francisco, California. September 23-October 25, 1991. 
 
"The Oakland-Berkeley Fire Aftermath, Photographs by Richard Misrach," Berkeley Art Museum. Berkeley, CA. 
Oakland Museum of California. Oakland, CA. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Photographs from the Collection," Berkeley Art Museum. Berkeley, CA. 
 
1992
"Richard Misrach Photographs," Gail Gibson Gallery. Seattle, Washington. February 6-29, 1992. 

"Richard Misrach: The Playboys," Catherine Edelman Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. February 7-March 7, 1992. 

 
"Desert Canto XII: Clouds (non-equivalents)," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. October 24-November 28, 1992. 
 
1993
"Clouds," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. January 6-February 13, 1993. 
 
"Clouds," Robert Mann Gallery. New York, New York. April 13-June 5, 1993. 
 
1994
"Desert Canto XVIII: Skies," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. October 21-November 26, 1994. 
 
1995
"Dead Animals," Westwood Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Salt Flats/Clouds," Curt Marcus Gallery. New York, New York. February 16-March 18, 1995. 
 
"Desert Canto XII: Clouds (Non-Equivalents)," Gail Gibson Gallery. Seattle, Washington. May 4-June 17, 1995. 

"Pictures of Paintings," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. September 14-October 21, 1995. 

 
"Desert Canto XVIII: Skies," James Danziger Gallery. New York, New York. September 16-October 21, 1995. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Melbourne International Festival for the Arts. Melbourne, Australia. 
 
1996
"Paintings/Playboys," Curt Marcus Gallery. New York, New York. September 5-October 5, 1996. 
 
"Richard Misrach: 17 Photographs," Robert Mann Gallery. New York, New York. September 11-November 2, 1996. 
 
"Skies," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. September 7-October 12, 1996. 
 
"Crimes and Splendors: The Desert Cantos of Richard Misrach," Museum of Fine Arts. Houston, Texas. June 2-August 25, 1996. 
Center for Creative Photography. Tucson, Arizona. September-December 1996. 
 
1997
"Selections from the Desert Cantos," Gail Gibson Gallery. Seattle, Washington. 
 
"Selections from the Desert Cantos," Catherine Edelman Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Skies/Heavenly Bodies," Curt Marcus Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Crimes and Splendors: The Desert Cantos of Richard Misrach," The Museum of Contemporary Art. Chicago, Illinois. April-June 1997. 
 
"New Work (Heavenly Bodies)," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. 
 
"Crimes and Splendors: The Desert Cantos of Richard Misrach," Tacoma Art Museum. Tacoma, Washington. January-March 1997. 
 
1998
"Selections from the Desert Cantos," Catherine Edelman Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. May 1-30, 1998. 
 
"Crimes and Splendors: The Desert Cantos of Richard Misrach," Contemporary Museum. Honolulu, Hawaii. April-July 1998. 
San Jose Museum of Art. San Jose, California, 1998. 
 
"Nuclear Legacies," Aidekman Arts Center, Tufts University. Medford, Massachusetts. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Desert Cantos, Heavenly Bodies, Night Times Skies," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. April 25-May 30, 1998. 
 
1999
"Desert Cantos del Desierto," Diputacion de Granada. Spain. 
(traveled to Madrid, Bilbao and Valladolid). 
 
"Golden Gate Studies: The View from my Front Porch 1997-1999," Robert Mann Gallery. New York, New York. September 8-October 23, 1999. 
 
"Golden Gate," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. March 18-April 24, 1999. 
 
2000
"Cancer Alley," High Museum of Art. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"Golden Gate: A Work in Progress," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. January 14-February 19, 2000. 
 
"Golden Gate," Galerie Zur Stockeregg, Basel International Art Fair. Switzerland. 
 
"Golden Gate," G. Gibson Gallery. Seattle, Washington. 
 
"Richard Misrach (Skies, Heavenly Bodies)," Michael Hue Williams. London, United Kingdom. 
 
"Richard Misrach (Skies in super-large format, Heavenly Bodies, Night Skies)," Curt Marcus. New York, New York. August 9-October 14, 2000. 
 
2001
"Richard Misrach," FIAC. Paris, France (Michael Hue-Williams Gallery). 
 
"Richard Misrach, Golden Gate," Photology. Milan, Italy. 
 
2002
"The Pit," Galerie Sho. Tokyo, Japan. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Berkeley Work," Berkeley Art Museum. Berkeley, California. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Battleground Point," Robert Mann Gallery. New York, New York. March 7-April 27, 2002. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Desert Scrubs," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. May 2-June 29, 2002. 
 
2003
"Richard Misrach: On the Beach," Marc Selwyn Fine Arts. Los Angeles, California. December 3-January 25, 2003. 
 
2004
"Richard Misrach: On the Beach," Pace MacGill at Pace Wildenstein. New York, New York. 
 
"Richard Misrach: On the Beach," Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco. February 5-March 27, 2004. 
 
2005
"Richard Misrach," Marc Selwyn Fine Arts (online). Los Angeles, California. 
 
2006
"Richard Misrach," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. March 2–April 29, 2006. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Chronologies," Pace/MacGill Gallery. New York, New York. March 25-April 22, 2006. 
 
2007
"Richard Misrach: On the Beach," The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. September 15–November 25, 2007. 
 
"Richard Misrach: Night Photographs 1975-1977," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. November 1-December 22, 2007. 
 
2007-2008
"Richard Misrach: 13 Dark Pictures," Pace/Macgill Gallery. New York, New York. November 29, 2007-January 5, 2008. 
 
"On the Beach: Photographs by Richard Misrach," The Contemporary Museum. Honolulu, Hawaii. December 15, 2007-March 9, 2008. 
 
2008
"On the Beach: Photographs by Richard Misrach," National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. May 25–September 1, 2008. 

"Richard Misrach," Marc Selwyn Fine Arts. Los Angeles, California. September 13-October 18, 2008. 
 
"In the Bigger Picture: Richard Misrach," Palo Alto Art Center. Palo Alto, California. September 28-December 21, 2008. 
 
2008-2009
"On the Beach: Photographs by Richard Misrach," Henry Art Gallery. Seattle, Washington. November 8, 2008–February 8, 2009. 
 
2009
"Richard Misrach," Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, California. January 8-February 28, 2009. 
 
"On the Beach: Photographs by Richard Misrach," High Museum of Art. Atlanta, Georgia. May 23–August 16, 2009. 
 
2010
"Richard Misrach," Pace MacGill at Pace Wildenstein. New York, New York. January 15-February 20, 2010. 
 
"UNTITLED [New Orleans and the Gulf Coast, 2005]: Photographs by Richard Misrach," New Orleans Museum of Art. New Orleans, Louisiana. August 28-October 24, 2010. 
 
"UNTITLED [New Orleans and the Gulf Coast, 2005]: Photographs by Richard Misrach," Museum of Fine Arts Houston. Houston, Texas. August 7-October 31, 2010. 
 
2011
"Richard Misrach: Iphone Studies 2011," Marc Selwyn Fine Arts. Los Angeles, California. October 22-December 3, 2011. 
 
"Richard Misrach," Mark Selwyn Fine Art. Los Angeles, CA. 
 
2011-2012
"1991: The Oakland-Berkeley Fire Aftermath, Photographs by Richard Misrach," Berkeley Art Museum. Berkeley, California. October 12, 2011-February 5, 2012. 
Oakland Museum of California. Oakland, California. October 15, 2011-February 12, 2012. 
 
2012
"Revisiting the South: Richard Misrach's Cancer Alley," High Museum of Art. Atlanta, Georgia. June 2-October 14, 2012. 
Cantor Center for The Arts. Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. 
 
2013
"On The Beach 2.0," Pace MacGill at Pace Wildenstein. New York. 
 
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