Arno Rafael Minkkinen Catalogue
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Arno Rafael Minkkinen
Group Exhibitions
1978
"Tusen Och En Bild," Fotografiska Museet at Moderna Museet. Stockholm, Sweden. 
 
1982
"The Male Nude," Halsted Gallery. Birmingham, Michigan. 
Marcuse Pfeiffer Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1984
"Photography as Phantasy," Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Santa Barbara, California. 
 
"Images/Imaginés," Musée Rimbaud. Champagne-Ardenne, France. 
 
1985
Photokina. Köln, Germany. 
 
1986
Pori Art Museum. Pori, Finland. 
 
Victor Barsokevitch Museum. Kuopio, Finland. 
 
1987
Circulo de Bellas Artes. Madrid, Spain. 
 
1987-1988
"Imagerie de Michel Tournier," Musée d’art moderne de la ville de Paris. Paris, France. December 2-February 14, 1988. 
 
"Alternate Image III: Visual Paradox," John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Sheboygan, Michigan. December 6, 1987-February 14, 1988. 
 
1988
"Minne: A History of Finnish Photography," Houston FotoFest. Houston, Texas. 
 
"Swimmers," Burden Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Behold the Man: The Male Nude in Photography," Stills Gallery. Edinburgh, Scotland. May 7-June 25, 1988. 
The Photographer’s Gallery. London, United Kingdom.
The Gallery of Photography. Dublin, Ireland. 
 
"Selections 4, Polaroid Collection," Photokina. Köln, Germany. 
 
"Le Voir en Liberté," French Cultural Center. Berlin, Germany. 
 
Galerie Vrais Rêves. Lyon, France. 
National Theater of Normandy. Caen, France. 
 
"Splendor & Misery of the Body," Musée d’art moderne de la ville de Paris. Paris, France. 
 
1989
"Cliches: Le Choix des Sens," French Cultural Center. Brussels, Belgium. 
Beaunord. Paris, France.
Musée de l’Élysée. Lausanne, Switzerland. 
 
Garner, Gretchen, curator.  "Six Ideas in Photography," Grand Rapids Art Museum. Grand Rapids, Michigan. June 2-July 30, 1989. 
 
"The History of the Nude," Theatre Antique. Arles, France. 
 
"Three Masters of the Surreal (Ralph Gibson + Eikoh Hosoe)," Galerie Suzel Berna. Antibes, France. 
 
Fondation Vincent Van Gogh. Arles, France. 
 
1990
"Selections 5, Polaroid Collection," Photokina. Köln, Germany. 
 
"From Fact to Symbol," University of North Florida. Jacksonville, Florida. 
 
1991
Portfolio Gallery. London, United Kingdom. 
 
NEA Regional Grant Awards. Boston Center for the Arts. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
1992
"Finnice," Kerava Art Museum. Kerava, Finland. 
 
"New Work with Women," Galerie Suzel Berna. Paris, France. 
 
"Première Photo," Galerie Agnes B. Paris, France. 
 
1993
"La Collection Photographique de la Fondation Vincent Van Gogh," Fondation Vincent Van Gogh. Arles, France. 
 
Musée de la Photographie. Mougins, France. 
 
"Anthologia Della Fotografia Finlandese," L’Acquario Romano. Rome, Italy. 
 
1994
25th Rencontres d’Arles Festival. Cour de L’Archevêché. Arles, France (Slide Presentation). 
 
Galerie Imagerie, Centre Jean Savidan. Lannion, France. 
 
"Water," Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
1994-1995
"Air Water Earth: Focus on Finnish Art," Azabu Museum of Arts & Crafts. Tokyo, Japan. 
The Daimaru Exhibition Hall, Osaka, Japan.
Nagano Prefectual Shinano Art Museum, Nagano, Japan.
Fukuyama Art Museum, Fukuyama, Japan.
Takaoka Art Museum, Takaoka, Japan.
Museum of Art, Turku, Finland. 
 
1995
"Water," Robert Klein Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
Thurmer, Robert, curator.  "Body of Evidence," Cleveland State University. Cleveland, Ohio. September 22-October 20, 1995. 
 
"Six Finnish Photographers," Cellier de Talant. Talant, France. 
 
1996
Houk Friedman Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Bathers," Washington Center for Photography. Washington, D.C. 
 
1996-1998
Courville, Marianne, curator.  "Hands in Context," Thread Waxing Space. New York, New York. Septempber 7-October 19, 1996. 
The Parrish Art Museum. Southampton, New York. November 23, 1997-January 4, 1998.
Ohio Wesleyan University. Delaware, Ohio.
Alvin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery, University of Maryland. Baltimore, Maryland. 
 
1997
"The Body in the Lens," Musée des Beaux-Arts. Montréal, Canada. 
 
"Photographie au present," Bibliothéque Nationale. Paris, France. 
 
1998
"Water Proof," Belém Cultural Center. Lisbon, Portugal. February 27-May 31, 1998. 
 
"Private ficcions," Fundacion Joan Miro, Parc de Montjuic. Barcelona, Spain. 
 
"Ficcions intimes," Centre Georges Pompidou. Paris, France. 
 
"Water," Galerie Bodo Nieman. Berlin, Germany. 
 
"Body Icons," Skopelos Center of Photography. Skopelos, Greece. July 2-August 30, 1998. 
 
"Modernism & Photography," 67th Street Armory. Barry Friedman Ltd. New York, New York. 
 
1999
"Bodies of Work," Center for Creative Photography. Tucson, Arizona,. 
 
"Self-portraits," Maison Européenne de la Photographie. Paris, France. 
 
1999-2003
"An American Century of Photography: Dry-Plate to Digital," Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C. January 23-March 28, 1999. 
Nelson-Atkins Museum. Kansas City, Kansas.
Seattle Art Museum. Seattle, Washington. September 30, 1999-January 16, 2000. Joslyn Museum, Omaha, Nebraska.
Delaware Art Museum. Wilmington, Delaware.
Columbus Museum, Columbus, Georgia. Denver Art Museum. Denver, Colorado. 
 
2000
Brown, Bruce and John Chandler, curator.  "Photographing Maine: 1840-2000," Maine Coast Artists. Rockport, Maine. August - December 2000. 
 
"Narcisse blessé," Passage de Retz. Paris, France. 
 
"Désirs de rivages," Musée national de la Marine. Paris, France. 
 
"In the Spirit of the Masters," Kerava Art Museum. Kerava, Finland. 
 
"Photography in Boston, 1955-1985," DeCordova Museum. Lincoln, Massachusetts. 
 
"Century of the Body," Musée de l’Élysée. Lausanne, Switzerland. 
 
2001
"Selections from the Collection," Museum of Fine Arts Boston. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
"Aperture at 50," Various venues. New York, New York. 
 
AIPAD show. Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Centre Georges Pompidou. Paris, France. 
 
"Hall of Mirrors: Variants of the Portrait," Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts Klaedefabrik. Odense, Denmark. 
 
2001-2002
Worton, Michael and Judith Still, curator.  "Typical Men," Djanogly Art Gallery. Nottingham, United Kingdom. March 3-April 22, 2001. 
Firstsite: The Minories Art Gallery. Colchester, United Kingdom. July 7- September 1, 2001.
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, United Kingdom. 26 October 26, 2001-January 27, 2002. 
 
2002
Museum Ken Damy. Brescia, Italy. 
 
Art Fair. La Ferronnerie Galerie. Zurich, Switzerland. 
 
Art Miami. Barry Friedman Ltd. Miami, Florida. 
 
Photography Festival. Claremont-Ferrand, France. 
 
"Naked in the Landscape," Pace/MacGill Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Zoom at 30," Hugo Boss 5th Avenue. New York, New York. 
 
Armory Show. (BF) New York, New York. 
 
International Aids Auction. Monaco. 
 
2002-2003
"Fast/Forward: Aperture at 50," Burden Gallery. New York, New York. 
High Museum. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"Subjectivity: Photographs of Themselves. Stéphane Janssen Collection," Arizona State Art Museum. Tempe, Arizona. September 21, 2002-January 5, 2003. 
 
"American Perspectives: Photographs from the Polaroid Collection," Boston University Art Gallery/Photographic Resource Center. Boston, Massachusetts. November 22, 2002-January 26, 2003. 
 
2003
AIPAD show. Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"10th Soho Partnership Auction," Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg. New York, New York. 
 
Armory Show. Photography. Tibor de Nagy Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Photographic Resource Center Benefit Auction. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
Art Chicago. Barry Friedman Ltd. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Poetry of Water," Russian Art Museum. St. Petersburg, Russia. 
 
Musée des Arts Decoratifs. Le Caroussel du Louvre. Barry Friedman Ltd. Paris, France. 
 
Paris Photo. Le Caroussel du Louvre. Robert Klein Gallery. Paris, France. 
 
Christie’s. Garland Appeal Auction. New York, New York. 
 
Modernism Show. 67th Armory. Barry Friedman Ltd. New York, New York. 
 
Art of the 20th Century. 67th Armory. Tibor de Nagy Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
2003-2004
"In Celebration of Light: Photographs from the Cherye and Jim Pierce Collection," Honolulu Academy of Arts. Honolulu, Hawaii. 
 
2004
Fotosintensi. Photography Festival, Chiesa di S. Agostino. Piacenza, Italy. 
 
Tuleries Art Fair, Le Caroussel du Louvre. Barry Friedman Ltd. Paris, France. 
 
Art Chicago. Barry Friedman Ltd. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
AIPAD show. Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Recent Selections," Currier Gallery of Art. Manchester, New Hampshire. 
 
"Physical Presence: Photographs from the Collection," Addison Gallery of American Art. Andover, Massachusetts. January 16-March 21, 2004. 
 
Palm Beach Contemporary Art Fair. Barry Friedman Ltd. Palm Beach, Florida. 
 
2005
AIPAD show. Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Massengill, Reed, curator.  "Self-Exposure," Clamp Art Gallery. New York, New York. August 30-September 2, 2005. 
 
Sotheby’s. In-Motion Justice for All Women Auction. New York, New York. 
 
Fay Gold Gallery. Atlanta, Georgia. 
 
"To Look or To See," Finnish Museum of Photography. Helsinki, Finland. 
 
"Three Finnish Artists," La Ferronnerie Galerie. Paris, France. 
 
Paris Photo. Robert Klein Gallery. Paris, France. 
 
2006
"ID: An Exploration of Self-Portraiture in Photography," The Light Factory. Charlotte, North Carolina. August 18–October 12, 2006. 
 
Nordic Light Festival. Kristiansund, Norway. 
 
AIPAD show. Barry Friedman Ltd., Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Photo LA. Susan Spiritus Gallery. Los Angeles, California. 
 
Paris Photo. Robert Klein Gallery. Paris, France. 
 
Contemporary Art Fair. Barry Friedman Ltd. Palm Beach, Florida. 
 
2007
Brussels Art Fair. Galerie Anhava. Brussels, Belgium. 
 
Paris Art Fair 4. Sonia Zannettacci Gallery. Paris, France. 
 
"One Shot Each," Museet for Fotokunst. Brandts Klædefabrik. Odense, Denmark. June 16-August 26, 2007. 
 
"C Photo Magazine," Phillips de Pury & Company. New York, New York. 
 
Art Forum Berlin. Galerie Anhava. Berlin, Germany. 
 
Paris Photo. Robert Klein Gallery, Galerie Anhava. Paris, France. 
 
Art Miami/AIPAD Miami: Fay Gold, Barry Friedman Ltd./Robert Klein Gallery. Miami, Florida. 
 
2007-2008
Lafo, Rachel Rosenfield, curator.  "New Arrivals: Gifts to the Permanent Collection," DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park. Lincoln, Massachusetts. September 1, 2007–January 13, 2008. 
 
2008
Art Chicago. Galerie Anhava, Barry Friedman Ltd. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
Art Basel. Galerie Anhava. Basel, Switzerland. 

AIPAD, Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. April 10-13, 2008. 

 
Cavallo Point at Golden Gate National Park. San Francisco, California. 
 
"Union Hall," Maine Media Workshops. Rockport, Maine. 
 
Hegner, Chehalis, curator.  "Minotaur in the Mirror-Artists Focusing the Lens on the Self," Plymouth State College. Plymouth, New Hampshire. October 22-December 12, 2008. 
 
Prix Pictet Finalist Projection, Palais de Tokyo. Paris, France. October 30-November 8, 2008. 
 
"Expérimentations photographiques en Europe des années 20 à nos jours," Centre Pompidou. Paris, France. November 1-30, 2008. 
 
Paris Photo, Robert Klein Gallery. Paris, France. November 13-16, 2008. 
 
Friends Without a Border, 12th Annual Auction. Angkor Hospital for Children benefit. New York, New York. 
 
Art Miami, Barry Friedman Ltd. Miami, Florida. 
 
Forum für Fotografie: ''Light/Writing''. Literaturhaus. Cologne, Germany. 
 
"40th Year Anniversary Exhibition," Finnish Museum of Photography. Helsinki, Finland. 
 
2008-2009
Bozicnik, Nina Gara, curator.  "Face to Face: Challenging Traditional Portraiture," DeCordova Museum & Sculpture Park. Lincoln, Massachusetts. October 4, 2008-May 17, 2009. 
 
Baden, Karl, curator.  "Covering Photography: Imitation, Influence and Coincidence," Boston Public Library. Boston, Massachusetts. October 8, 2008-January 31, 2009. 
 
2009
"Exposures of Landscape and Life: Photographs from the Sheldon's Permanent Collection," Sheldon Museum of Art. Lincoln, Nebraska. February 6-May 17, 2009. 
 
"Evolving Eden: Three Photographic Perspectives," Sheldon Museum of Art. Lincoln, Nebraska. February 6-May 31, 2009. 
 
"Half Blind (Homage to José Saramago's Blindness) - Chapitre 29 / Carnets d'Artistes," Festival Mai-Photographies. Quimper, France. 
 
"Reality Revisited," Moderna Museet. Stockholm, Sweden. May 9-September 20, 2009. 
 
2009-2010
"Tracking Traces," Kiasma Contemporary Museum of Art. Helsinki, Finland. March 27, 2009-February 14, 2010. 
 
2010
The Armory Show. Barry Friedman Ltd., Galerie Anhava. New York, New York. 
 
AIPAD. Robert Klein Gallery. New York, New York. March 18-21, 2010. 
 
ArtParis + Guests. Grand Palais. Le Café Français Art Gallery. Paris, France. March 18-22, 2010. 
 
Pyari Onlus. Auction for street children of Calcutta, in collaboration with Fondazione Mazzotta and Sotheby’s International. Milan, Italy. June 22, 2010. 
 
Fondation Vincent Van Gogh. Arles, France. 
 
"Salute to the Masters," SEE + Art Space Gallery, 798 Art District. Beijing, China. 
 
"Salute to the Masters," Dali City International Photography Festival. Dali City, China. 
 
Renkl, Billy, curator.  "Manifold," Austin Peay State University Gallery. Clarksville, Tennessee. September 9-October 1, 2010. 
 
2011
Lunsford, Celina, curator.  "Out of Mind," 10th International Photography Festival. Lodz, Poland. May 5-15, 2011. 


Choi, Yeonha, curator. "Imagine Earth," Hangaram Art Museum, Seoul Art Center. Seoul, Korea. June 2-August 10, 2011. 
 
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