Edward Burtynsky Catalogue
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Edward Burtynsky
Group Exhibitions
1982
"Transitions: The Landscape (Produced and toured by The National Film Board)," The Photography Gallery. La Jolla, California. 
The Canadian Centre of Photography. Toronto, Canada.
Winnipeg Art Gallery. Winnipeg, Canada.
The Photo Gallery. Ottawa, Canada. 
 
1983
"Photo Perspectives," National Juried Exhibition, Presentation House. Vancouver, Canada. 
 
1985
"In the Keeping Room: Marcus Schubert/Edward Burtynsky," Presentation House. Vancouver, Canada. 
 
1987
"Focus 87," Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto, Canada. 
 
1989
Tucker, Anne, curator.  "Money Matter: A Critical Look at Bank Architecture," Museum of Fine Arts. Houston, Texas. 
Royal Ontario Museum. Toronto, Canada
National Gallery of Canada. Ottawa, Canada.
Vancouver Museum. Vancouver, Canada.
Canadian Centre for Architecture. Montreal, Canada.
National Building Museum. Washington, District of Columbia.
Museum of Fine Arts. Houston, Texas. 
 
"Structure and Landscape in Contemporary Canadian Photography," Art Gallery of Northumberland. Cobourg, Canada. 
 
"What is Photography: 150 Years of Photography," Prague, Czechoslovakia. 
 
1990-1991
"The Landscape-Eight Canadian Photographers," McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Kleinburg, Canada. 
Le Mois de la Photo, Concordia University. Montreal, Canada. 
 
1991
Pfahl, John and Sandra Olsen, curator.  "Tainted Prospects: Photographers and the Compromised Environment," Castellani Art Museum. Lewiston, New York. 
 
1992
"Beau: A Reflection on Beauty of Nature in Photography," Canadian Museum of Contemporary. Ottawa, Canada. 
 
1993
"Embodied Spaces," Le Mois de la Photo. Montreal, Canada. 
 
1994
"Burtynsky/Maynard," Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto, Canada. 
 
1996
"Before the Land, Behind the Camera," Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography. Ottawa, Canada. 
 
1997
"Work, Workers, Works: Rearranging the Land," Dalhousie University. Halifax, Canada. 
 
"The Big Picture: Recent Acquisitions in Photography," Albright Knox Gallery. Buffalo, New York. 
 
"Land Used," Carleton College Art Gallery. Northfield, Minnesota. 
 
1998
"On the Nature of Landscape," Mt. Holyoke College Art Museum. South Hadley, Massachusetts. 
 
"Before the Land, Behind the Camera," Illingworth Kerr Gallery. Calgary, Canada. 
 
1999
"Art and Architecture," Mira Godard Gallery. Toronto, Canada. 
 
"Virgin Land," Nassauischer Kunstverein. Weisbaden, Germany. 
 
"L’Evocation," Marché Bonsecours. Montreal, Canada. 
 
"The Sudbury Basin: Industrial Topographies," The Art Gallery of Sudbury. Sudbury, Canada. 
 
2001
"Detourism," The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. November 11-December 23, 2001. 
 
"Best of the Season: Selected Works from the 2000-2001 Manhattan Gallery Season," The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art. Ridgefield, Connecticut. September 23-December 30, 2001. 
 
"This is North America: Is This North America?," Fine Arts Center Galleries, University of Rhode Island. Kingston, Rhode Island. 
 
"Eternal Commentary: Writers Respond To Photography," Gallery TPW. Toronto, Canada. May 17-June 23, 2001. 
 
"Site/Seeing," Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto, Canada. 
 
"Out and Out in the Big City," Art Gallery of Calgary. Calgary, Canada. 
 
2002
"The Altered Landscape: The Carol Franc Buck Collection," Norsk Museum for Fotografi/Preus Fotomuseum. Horten, Norway. 
Nevada Museum of Art. Reno, Nevada.
Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto at Mississauga. Mississauga, Canada. 
 
"Miami Currents: Linking Collection and Community," Miami Art Museum. Miami, Florida. October 30-March 2, 2003. 
 
"The Eye of the Beholder: A History of Photography from the LaSalle Bank Photography Collection," Grand Rapids Art Museum. Grand Rapids, Michigan. 
 
"Manifest Destiny and the Contemporary American Landscape," Sun Valley Center for the Arts. Sun Valley, Idaho. 
 
"New Acquisitions / New Work / New Directions 3: Contemporary Selections," Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Los Angeles, California. May 9-August 18, 2002. 
 
"Altered States: Landscape Transformation in the Wake of Progress," University Art Gallery, University of California. San Diego, California. January 17-March 23, 2002. 
 
"Acquiring Taste," Real Art Ways. Hartford, Connecticut. February 23-June 30, 2002. 
 
"Curator’s Forum: Collecting Contemporary Art," Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina. Chapel Hill, North Carolina. 
 
2003
"Terrain Vague: Architecture, Photography and the Post-Industrial Landscape," Atlanta Contemporary Art Center. Atlanta, Georgia. November 15-January 3, 2004. 
Carnegie Museum of Art. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. March 20-June 20, 2004. 
 
"Landscapes of Man," Jean-Paul Slusser Gallery, School of Art and Design, University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, Michigan. November 7-December 13, 2003. 
 
"Global Detail," Der Aa-Kerk, Noorderlicht Photofestival. Groningen, The Netherlands. September 6-October 12, 2003. 
 
"Presence of Mind: Imagining the North," Art Gallery of Ontario. Toronto, Canada. 
 
"Industry and Entropy: Edward Burtynsky, Mark Ruwedel and Robert Smithson," Freedman Gallery, Albright College. Reading, Pennsylvania. March 25–April 17, 2003. 
 
"Pretty as a Picture: Beauty and Banality in Contemporary Photography," Carrie Secrist Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"In Residence: The Photographs of Stéphane Couturier and Edward Burtynsky," University Art Gallery, University of California. San Diego, California. 
 
2004
"Arti & Architettura 1900 - 2000," Genova Palazzo Ducale. Genoa, Italy. October 3-January 9, 2005. 
 
"Contemporary Art: Floor to Ceiling, Wall to Wall," Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Hartford, Connecticut. October 31-April 24, 2005. 
 
"Dreamscapes," Aeroplastics Contemporary. Brussels, Belgium. November 26-January 15, 2005. 
 
"Image Smugglers in a Free Territory," Twenty Sixth São Paulo Biennial. São Paulo, Brazil. 
 
"No Man’s Land: Contemporary Photographers and Fragile Ecologies," Halsey Gallery, School of the Arts, College of Charleston. Charleston, South Carolina. 
 
"Far Afield," Robischon Gallery. Denver, Colorado. 
 
"Fotofest 2004: Water," Fotofest’s Twentieth Anniversary Biennial. Houston, Texas. 
 
"Displacement: Photographs by Edward Burtynsky and Camilo Jose Vergara," Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College. Allentown, Pennsylvania. 
 
"There, There: Painting and Photography," Zolla/Lieberman Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
2005
"Contemporary Landscape: Crossing Boundaries," McColl Center for Visual Art. Charlotte, North Carolina. 
 
"Rising Waters: Ed Burtynsky and Lois Conner Photographing China's Three Gorges Dam Region," Carleton College. Northfield, Minnesota. 
 
"Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art," Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College. Hanover, New Hampshire. 
 
"Soft Openings," Katzen Arts Center, American University. Washington, District of Columbia. July 16-September 17, 2005. 
 
"Trouble in Paradise," Van Brunt Gallery. New York, New York. February 3-May 28, 2005. 
Abington Art Center. Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. 
 
"Image Smugglers in a Free Territory," Museo de Arte Contemporaneo. Santiago, Chile. March 31–May 29, 2005. 
 
2006
"PHotoEspaña 06," PHotoEspaña. Madrid, Spain. June 1-July 23, 2006. 
 
"Shifting Terrain. Contemporary Landscape Photography," The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Hartford, Connecticut. July 15 - November 5, 2006. 
 
"Imaging a Shattering Earth," Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art. Ontario, Canada. April 29-May 28, 2006. 
 
"Tempo Moderno - lavoro, macchine e automazione nelle Arti del Novecento," Palazzo Ducale. Genoa, Italy. April 13-July 31, 2006. 
 
"Blanc Silence," Galerie Simon Blais. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. February 22-March 25, 2006. 
 
"The Perm Show - Beauties from the Permanent Collection of the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art," Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. January 27-March 26, 2006. 
 
"Made in China," MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography. Chicago, Illinois. January 12-March 4, 2006. 
 
"C On Cities," Venice Bienalle. Pavillion Padiglione Italia, Giardini della Biennale, Italy. September 10 - November 19, 2006. 
 
"Imaging Asia in Documents," 1st Photo Biennale. Daegu, Korea. October 10 – 29, 2006. 
 
"Alphabet City Festival 2006," (2 group exhibitions in assoc. with M.O.C.C.A.) Drake Hotel & David Mirvish Books on Art. Toronto, Canada. October 5 – November 31, 2006. 
 
"The photographic document: Aspects & Transformations," Photography Museum of Thessaloniki. Thessaloniki, Greece. 
 
"Contemporary Landscapes: Crossing Boundaries," McColl Center for Visual Arts. Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. 
 
"Modern Times: Work, Machineries and Automation in the Arts of 1900," Palazzo Ducale. Genoa, Italy. 
 
"Faking Death: Canadian Art Photography and the Canadian Imagination," Jack Shainman Gallery. New York, New York, USA. 
 
2006-2007
"Whose Nature? What's Nature?," Sun Valley Center for the Arts. Idaho, USA. October 27, 2006 - January 5, 2007. 
 
2007
"Et voilà le travail!," Galerie d'Art du Conseil Général des Bouches-du-Rhône. Aix-en-Provence, France. July 12 – September 30, 2007. 
 
"Enfants de Cartier: Contemporary Canadian Photographers," Théâtre de la Photographie et de l'Image. Nice, France. May 22–August 26, 2007. 
 
"New Urban Vistas," Arthur Roger Gallery. New Orleans, Louisiana. January 6–February 24, 2007. 
 
"Ingenuity: Photography and Engineering 1846-2006," Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon, Portugal. February 8–April 29, 2007. 
Palais des Beaux Arts. Brussels, Belgium. 
 
2007-2008
"Moving Walls 13," Open Society Institute. New York, New York. June 12, 2007-February 29, 2008. 
 
"Constructing, Dwelling, Clearing. Spatial Practices," Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea. San Sebastián, Spain. November 29, 2007-February 9, 2008. 
 
"Relics and Ruins," Instituto Oi Futuro. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. December 7, 2007-March 8, 2008. 
 
"Moving Walls," Open Society Institute. Washington, DC. February 29, 2007-December, 2008. 
 
2007-2009
Baillargeon, Claude, curator.  "Imaging a Shattering Earth: Contemporary Photography And The Environmental Debate," Dalhousie Art Gallery. Halifax, Nova Scotia. January 11-February 26, 2007. 
National Gallery of Canada. Ottawa, Canada. June 27-October 13, 2008.
Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University. Ames, Iowa. November 1, 2008-March 1, 2009.
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography. Ottawa, Canada. March 27–May 24, 2009. 
 
2008
"Shifting Landscapes," The Powerhouse Arena. Brooklyn, New York. April 10–May 11, 2008. 
 
Cross, Susan, curator.  "Eastern Standard: Western Artists in China," Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. North Adams, Massachusetts. February 2, 2008. 
 
International Biennial of Photography and Visual Arts. Liege, Belgium. February 16-March 30, 2008. 
 
"Prix Pictet," Palais de Tokyo. Paris, France. October 30-November 8, 2008. 
 
De Luigi, Daniele, curator.  "Somewhen," Jarach Gallery. Venice, Italy. September 10-November 15, 2008. 
 
"Phase 2: China in Motion," Arup. London, United Kingdom. July 7-October 2, 2008. 
 
Crawford, Ilse and Jane Withers, curator.  "1% - Water and Our Future," Z33 Gallery. Hasselt, Belgium. June 29-September 28, 2008. 
 
"Edward Burtynsky, Brent McIntosh: Twice Removed," Nicholas Metivier Gallery. Toronto, Canada. April 3-26, 2008. 
 
Ross, Leigh, curator.  "Sound the Alarm: Landscapes in Distress," Glyndor Gallery, Wave Hill. Bronx, New York. March 8-June 1, 2008. 
 
"China Works," Center Koldo Mitxelena. San Sebastian, Spain. 
 
"Relics and Ruins," Instituto Oi Futuro. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 
SESC Paulista. Sao Paulo, Brazil. 
 
"Ingenuity," Palais des Beaux Arts. Brussels, Belgium. 
 
"Imaging a Shattering Earth: Contemporary Photography and the Environmental Debate," National Gallery of Canada. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June 27-October 13, 2008. 
Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University. Ames, Iowa. November 1, 2008-March 1, 2009. 
 
"Modern Photographs: The Machine, the Body and the City- Gifts from the Charles Cowles Collection," Parrish Art Museum. Southampton, New York. September 21–November 30, 2008. 
 
"POV/21: Twenty-First Century Points of View," St. Lawrence University. Canton, New York. October 23-December 11, 2008. 
 
"Manufactured Landscapes," Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Brunswick, Maine. October 23-December 23, 2008. 
 
2008-2009
Sultan, Terry, David Pagel, and Colin Gardner, curator.  "Damaged Romanticism: A Mirror of Modern Emotion," Blaffer Gallery, The Art Museum of the University of Houston. Houston, Texas. September 13-November 15, 2008. 
Grey Art Gallery, New York University. New York, New York. January 13-April 4, 2009. 
 
Hug, Alfons, Peter Junge, Viola König, curator.  "The Tropics. Views from the Middle of the Globe," Martin-Gropius-Bau. Berlin, Germany. September 12, 2008-January 5, 2009. 
 
"Prix Pictet 2008 Shortlisted Artists Exhibition ," Thessaloniki Museum of Photography. Thessaloniki, Greece. December 11, 2008 - March 30, 2009. 
The Intelligence Squared Green Festival, Royal Geographical Society. London, United Kingdom. January 24-25, 2009.
Eindhoven University of Technology. Eindhoven, The Netherlands. April–May 31, 2009. 
 
"Scale Matters: Photographs from the Joseph and Charlotte Lichtenberg Collection," The Phillips Collection. Washington, DC. November 1, 2008-February 1, 2009. 
 
"La Grande Image: Histoire de la Photographie Panoramique de 1839 à nos jours," Pavillon Populaire. Montpellier, France. November 6, 2008-January 25, 2009. 
 
2009
"Trouble in Paradise: Examining Discord Between Nature and Society," Tucson Museum of Art. Tucson, Arizona. February 28-June 28, 2009. 
 
"Evolving Eden: Three Photographic Perspectives," Sheldon Museum of Art. Lincoln, Nebraska. February 6-May 10, 2009. 
 
"Exposures of Landscape and Life: Photographs from the Sheldon's Permanent Collection," Sheldon Museum of Art. Lincoln, Nebraska. February 6-May 17, 2009. 
 
"Photography Group Show," Charles Cowles Gallery. New York, New York. March 2009. 
 
"Chelsea visits Havana," Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes. Havana, Cuba. March 28–May 17, 2009. 
 
"Why Work?," Rurart, Centre for Contemporary Art. Rouille, France. April 16-August 2, 2009. 
 
"Substantial Resources," Art Gallery of Sudbury. Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. April 18-August 30, 2009. 
 
"Una fábrica, Una Máqina Un Cuerpo," Centre de Documentació Panera. Lleida, Spain. May 6-August 30, 2009. 
 
"Nature Nation," Museum on the Seam. Jerusalem, Israel. May-December, 2009. 
 
"Connecting to Collections 2: Destinations," Gallery Lambton. Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. August 7-October 24, 2009. 
 
"Les Visages de l'industrie," Musée des Beaux-Arts. Le Locle, Switzerland. August 30-November 29, 2009. 
 
"Prix Pictet 2009: Earth (preview)," Purdy Hicks Gallery. London, United Kingdom. October 5-10, 2009. 
 
"Prix Pictet 2009: Earth," Passage de Retz. Paris, France. October 23-November 24. 
 
2009-2010
"Una fábrica, Una Máqina Un Cuerpo," Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporaneo. Mexico City, Mexico. October 17, 2009-February 24, 2010. 
 
"In the Darkroom: Photographic Processes before the Digital Age," National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC. October 25, 2009-March 14, 2010. 
 
"Vanishing Landscapes/Verschwindende Landschaften," Galerie Nikolaus Ruzicska. Salzburg, Austria. November 14, 2009-January 9, 2010. 
 
"Earth: Art of a Changing World," Royal Academy of Arts. London, United Kingdom. December 3, 2009-January 31, 2010. 
 
"Uneasy Pieces," Oakville Galleries. Oakville, Ontario, Canada. December 5, 2009-February 28, 2010. 
 
2011
"The Kasper Collection: Mannerism and Modernism," The Morgan Library and Museum. New York, New York. January 21-May 1, 2011. 
 
"Seeing Now: Photography Since 1960," The Baltimore Museum of Art. Baltimore, Maryland. February 20-May 15, 2011. 
 
"Embarrassment of Riches: Picturing Global Wealth," Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Overland Park, Kansas. February 25-May 29, 2011. 
 
"Car Fetish. I drive, therefore I am.," Museum Tinguely. Basel, Switzerland. June 8-October 9, 2011. 
 
"The Eye is a Lonely Hunter: Images of Human Kind - Ecological Circuits," Wilhelm Hack-Museum. Ludwigshafen, Germany. September 10-November 6, 2011. 
 
"Depiction," Confederation Art Centre. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. May 28-October 2, 2011. 
 
"Royal Academy Summer Exhibition," Royal Academy of Arts. London, United Kingdom. June 7-August 15, 2011. 
 
"LOOK11 – Liverpool International Photography Festival," Liverpool, United Kingdom. May 13-June 26, 2011. 
 
2011-2012
"The Art of Caring: A Look at Life Through Photography," Museum of Art. Fort Lauderdale, Florida. May 1-September 1, 2011. 
The Art Museum of South Texas. Corpus Christi, Texas. October 22, 2011-January 17, 2012. 
 
"The Altered Landscape: Photographs of a Changing Environment," Nevada Museum of Art. Reno, Nevada. September 24, 2011-January 8, 2012. 
 
2012
"Portfolio: Artists Work in Series," Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College. Grinnell, Iowa.. June 15-August 19, 2012. 
 
"Subverted," Ivory Press. Madrid, Spain. February 14-May 12, 2012. 
 
2012-2013
"America in View: Landscape Photography 1865 to Now," Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. Providence, Rhode Island. September 21, 2012-January 1, 2013. 
 
2013
"Landmark: The Fields of Photography," Somerset House. London, United Kingdom. March 2013 (exact dates TBA). 
 
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