1969

geboren in Minneapolis, USA

 

Bachelor of Arts, Sarah Lawrence College

   
 

Alec Soth lebt und arbeitet in Minneapolis

 

www.alecsoth.com

   
 

EINZELAUSSTELLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)

   

2017

Deichtorhallen, Hamburg

 

FoMu – FotoMuseum Antwerp, GATHERED LEAVES, Belgium

2016

The Finnish Museum of Photography, GATHERED LEAVES, Helsinki

 

National Media Museum, GATHERED LEAVES, Bradford

2015

Media Space, Science Museum, GATHERED LEAVES, London, UK

 

Fotogalleriet - Photo gallery, SONGBOOK, Oslo, Norway

 

Loock Galerie, SONGBOOK, Berlin, Germany (Opening, April 30, 2015)

 

Weinstein Gallery, SONGBOOK, Minneapolis, MN

 

Fraenkel Gallery, SONGBOOK, San Francisco, USA

 

Sean Kelly Gallery, SONGBOOK, New York, USA

2014

Weinstein Gallery, ALEC SOTH: UNTIL NOW, Minneapolis, MN

2013

El Museo de Bogotá, ALEC SOTH: DOG DAYS BOGOTÁ, Bogotá, Colombia

2012

Sean Kelly Gallery, BROKEN MANUAL, New York, USA

2011

Loock Galerie, BROKEN MANUAL, Berlin

 

Macro Testaccio, FOTOGRAFIA, Rome, Italy

2010

Walker Art Center, FROM HERE TO THERE. ALEC SOTH'S AMERICA, Minneapolis, USA

 

Williams College Museum of Art, NIAGARA, Williamstown, USA

 

Arthur Roger Gallery, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, New Orleans, USA

 

Triennale di Milano, MISSISSIPPI NIAGARA, Mailand, Italien

 

Massachussetts College of Art and Design, DOG DAYS, BOGOTÀ, Boston, USA

2009

High Museum of Art, BACK LINE OF WOODS, Atlanta, USA,

 

IM Art, DOG DAYS, BOGOTÀ,Seoul, Korea

 

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, LAST DAYS OF W, New York, USA

 

Gagosian Gallery, LAST DAYS OF W, New York, USA

2008

DOG DAYS BOGOTA, Wohnmaschine, Berlin

 

Haunch of Venison, LAST DAYS OF W, Zürich, Schweiz

 

Fotomuseum Winterthur, L´ESPACE ENTRE NOUS, Winterthur, Schweiz

 

Stephen Daiter Gallery, DOG DAYS, BOGOTÀ, Chicago, USA

 

BBK, L´ESPACE ENTRE NOUS, Bilbao, Spanien

 

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Minneapolis, USA

 

Jeu de Paume, THE SPACE BETWEEN US, Paris, Frankreich

 

Ffoto Gallery, NIAGARA, Wales, UK

2007

Weinstein Gallery, DOG DAYS, BOGOTÀ, Minneapolis, USA

 

Power House, TUNNELS AND BIRDS, Memphis, USA

 

Jeu de Paume, FASHION MAGAZINE, Paris, Frankreich

 

Host Gallery, NIAGARA, London, England

2006

California Museum of Photography, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, UC-Riverside, USA

 

Weinstein Gallery, NIAGARA, Minneapolis, USA

 

Wohnmaschine, DOG DAYS, BOGOTÀ, Berlin

 

C/O Berlin, FASHION MAGAZINE PARIS/MINNESOTA, C/O Berlin, Berlin

 

Gagosian Gallery, NIAGARA, New York, USA

 

Des Moines Art Center, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Des Moines, USA

 

Olson Gallery, Bethel University, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, St. Paul, USA

2005

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, PORTRAITS, Minneapolis, USA

 

Focal Point Gallery, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Southend on Sea, Essex, UK

2004

Open Eye, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Liverpool, UK

 

Wohnmaschine, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Berlin, Deutschland

 

Weinstein Gallery, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Minneapolis, USA

 

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, San Francisco, USA

 

Yossi Milo Gallery, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, New York, USA

2003

Museum of Contemporary Photography, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Chicago, USA

 

Weitman Gallery of Photography, SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Washington University, St. Louis, USA

2001

Central Lakes College Gallery, PORTRAITS (FROM HERE TO THERE), St. Cloud, USA

1998

Minnesota Center for Photography, Two-person exhibition of portraits with Joel Sternfeld, Minneapolis, USA

1995

Icebox Gallery, Photographs from the AT THE BAR series, Minneapolis, USA

1993

Minneapolis Photographer's Gallery, Two-person exhibition of photographs from the series THE MIDDLE NIGHT, Minneapolis, USA

   
 

GRUPPENAUSSTELLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)

   

2015

Denver Art Museum: COLORADO - SELECTIONS FROM THE LBM DISPATCH

 

Plains Art Museum, BAKKEN BOOM! ARTIST RESPOND TO THE NORTH DAKOTA OIL RUSH.

 

BTV FO.KU.S Foto Kunst Stadtforum, LUXUS DER EINFACHHEIT, Lebensformen jenseits der Norm, Innsbruck

 

2014 Münchner Stadtmuseum/Sammlung Fotografie, LUXUS DER EINFACHHEIT, Lebensformen jenseits der Norm, München

 

DOK:14, Fredrikstad, Norway

 

Museum de Fundatie, MEER MACHT, Zwolle, The Netherlands,

 

Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art, IN CONTEXT: THE PORTRAIT IN CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, Clinton, New York

 

Marco Museum of Contemporary Art, IN/HUMANO, Monterrey, Mexico

 

Sprengel Museum Hannover, ALEC SOTH AND FRIENDS: THE LITTLE BROWN MUSHROOM PING-PONG READING ROOM, Hannover, Germany

 

CCA Wattis Institute of Contemporary Arts, CODEX, San Francisco, CA

2013

Sean Kelly, ONE NATURE, New York, USA

 

Flowers, UNDER MY SKIN - NUDES IN CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, New York, USA

 

Galerie Marian Goodman, MUSEUM OF MODERN ART AND WESTERN ANTIQUITIES DEPARTMENT OF LIGHT RECORDINGS SECTION IV: LENS DRAWINGS, Paris, France

 

The Pizzuti Collection, INAUGURAL EXHIBITION: LOOKING FORWARD, Columbus, Ohio

 

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, PROJECT LOS ALOS, San Francisco, CA

 

California Museum of Photography, MORE AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHS, Riverside, CA

 

US Bank, THE VIEW FROM HERE: PHOTOGRAPHY FROM THE TWIN CITIES, Minneapolis, MN

2012

Ampersand Gallery, B-SIDES, Portland, OR

 

de Young Museum, REAL TO REAL: PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE TRAINA COLLECTION, San Fransisco, CA

 

RISD Museum, AMERICA IN VIEW: LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY 1865 TO NOW, Rhode Island

 

University of New Mexico Art Museum, RECONSIDERING THE PHOTOGRAPHIC MASTERPIECE, Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, PHOTOGRAPHY IN MEXICO, San Francisco, USA

 

Salina Art Center, STREAMS OF CONCIOUSNESS: THE HISTORIES, MYTHOLOGIES AND ECOLOGIES OF WATER, Salina, USA

2011

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, IDYLL, San Francisco, USA

 

Jan Bekman gallery, DAWN TILL DUSK, New York, USA

 

RBC Wealth Management Collection, THE HUMAN TOUCH, Museum of Fine Arts, Florida/St.Petersburg, USA

 

Deichtorhallen, TRAUMMÄNNER, Hamburg

 

Museum of Modern Art, THE MORE THINGS CHANGE, San Francisco, USA

2010

De la Warr Pavilion, MYTH, MANNERS AND MEMORY. PHOTOGRAPHERS OF THE AMERICAN SOUTH, Bexhill on Sea, UK

 

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, EMBARRASEMENT OF RICHES. PICTURING GLOBAL WEALTH, Minneapolis, USA

 

CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, HUCKLEBERRY FINN, San Francisco, USA

 

Robert Lehman Art Center at Brooks School, ON THE ROAD. A LEGACY OF WALKER EVANS, North Andover, USA

 

Plains Art Museum, INDIVIDUAL TO ICON, Fargo, USA

2009

College of Visual Arts and Design, THE MINNESOTA EYE, Saint Paul, USA

 

The Center for Photography at Woodstock, A RIVER RUNS THROUGH ME, Woodstock, USA

2008

National Portrait Gallery, PORTRAITURE NOW: FEATURE PHOTOGRAPHY, Washington, USA

 

Van Abbemuseum, HEART LAND, Niederlande

 

Arthur Roger Gallery, 30th ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION, New Orleans, USA

 

Museu Collecao Berardo, UTOPIA, Lissabon, Portugal

 

6. Biennale for Photographie, Liège, Frankreich

2007

Museum of Photographic Arts, PICTURING EDEN, San Diego, CA, USA

 

Weinstein Gallery, SUMMER EXHIBITION, Minneapolis, MN, USA

 

Gagosian Gallery, SUMMER SHOW, New York, USA

 

Cinémathèque Française, L’IMAGE D’APRÈS, Paris, Frankreich *

 

Tate Liverpool, Creative UNIVERSE: LIVERPOOL AND THE AVANT-GARDE, Liverpool, UK*

 

Columbia College, ON DEATH AND DYING: PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE COLLECTION OF

 

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, Chicago, IL, USA

 

Koldo Mitxelena, DOCUMENTS: MEMORY OF THE FUTURE, San Sebastian, Spanien

 

Benton Museum, LANDSCAPE: FACT AND FICTION, Storrs, CT, USA

2006

Dorsky Gallery, THE OFFICE: IN AND OUT OF THE BOX, Long Island City, NY, USA

 

Des Moines Art Center Downtown, GROUP DYNAMIC: PORTFOLIOS, SERIES AND SETS,

 

Des Moines, Iowa, USA

 

Pingyao International Photography Festival, PINGYAO INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Pingyao, China

 

Minnesota Center for Photography, DOWNRIVER, Minneapolis, MN, USA

 

Prague Contemporary Arts Festival, Prag, Tschechische Republik

 

Palais des Beaux Arts, CLICK DOUBLECLICK, Brüssel, Belgien *

 

The Richard Nelson Gallery, UC-Davis, THE RAMER COLLECTION AND OTHER PHOTOGRAPHS, Davis, USA

 

George Eastman House, PICTURING EDEN, Rochester, NY, USA

 

North Carolina Museum of Art, CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE ALLEN J. THOMAS JR. COLLECTION, Raleigh, NC, USA

2005

Timezone 8 Editions, AMERICAN LANDSCAPES, Beijing, China

 

T.H. Inside, BEYOND THE PORTRAIT, Mailand, Italien

 

University of Minnesota Regis Center for Art, McKNIGHT FELLOWSHIP EXHIBITION, Minneapolis, USA

 

MassMoCa, REGARDING THE RURAL, Boston, USA

 

Gagosian Gallery, ROGER BALLEN, VERA LÜTTER, AND ALEC SOTH, New York, USA

 

Cohan and Leslie Gallery, MINETS A POLIS, New York, USA

 

Steven Wirtz Gallery, NINE PORTRAITS, San Francisco, USA

 

Jackson Fine Art, EPILOGUE, Atlanta, USA

 

Museum of Contemporary Art, SELECTIONS FROM THE 26th BIENAL DE SÃO PAULO, Santiago, Chile

2004

Pace/MacGill, PICTURING THE SOUTH feat. William Christenberry, Williiam Eggleston, Walker Evans and Alec Soth, New York, NY, USA

 

Daiter Contemporary, GROUP SHOW, Chicago, IL, USA

 

Pavilhão Ciccillo Matarazzo, 26th BIENAL DE SÃO PAULO, São Paulo, Brasilien

 

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, SUMMER GROUP EXHIBITION, San Francisco, USA

 

Jen Bekman, BEST MIDWESTERN: PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE HEARTLAND, New York, USA

 

Ariel Meyerowitz, WILD FLOWERS, New York, USA

 

Ambrosino Gallery, CAKEWALK, Miami, USA

 

Gagosian Gallery, PHOTO LONDON GALLERY BOOTH, London, UK

 

Art Chicago Artist Booth, Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Chicago, USA

 

Whitney Museum of American Art, WHITNEY BIENNIAL, New York, USA

 

Teheran Museum of Contemporary Art, Teheran, Iran

2003

John Stinson Fine Arts, PICTURING BILL - PORTRAITS OF WILLIAM EGGLESTON, New Orleans, USA

 

Alice Austen Museum, SUMMER LIFE, Staten Island, NY, USA

 

Gallery T, DOG DAYS, Minneapolis, USA

 

Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, USA

2002

Minneapolis College of Art and Design Gallery, JEROME FELLOWSHIP EXHIBITION:Photographs from the series SLEEPING BY THE MISSISSIPPI, Minneapolis, USA

 

Carleton College Art Gallery, CAMPUS AS PLACE, PHOTOGRAPHING CARLETON, Northfield, USA

   
   
 

SAMMLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)

   
 

Albright-Knox Gallery of Art, Buffalo, NY

 

Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

 

Carleton College, Northfield, MN

 

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

 

Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA

 

Dorsey Whitney, Minneapolis, MN

 

General Mills Corporate Art Collection, Golden Valley, MN

 

Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

 

LaSalle Bank, New York, NY

 

LA County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

 

Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI

 

Margulies Collection at the Warehouse, Miami, FL

 

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN

 

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN

 

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

 

Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL

 

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

 

North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND

 

Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA

 

Progressive Art Collection, Cleveland, OH

 

Regis Corporate Art Collection, Minneapolis, MN

 

Robbins Kaplan Miller Ciresi, Minneapolis, MN

 

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA

 

Sheldon Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

 

Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN

 

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

 

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

   
   
 

STIPENDIEN UND PREISE

   

2013

Guggenheim Fellowship

 

McKnight Photography Fellowship

2011

International Center of Photography’s 27th Annual Infinity Award

2008

Bush Artist Fellowship

 

PhotoVision Award

2006

Golden Light Book Award

 

Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, finalist

2005

CEPA Artist Residency

2004

McKnight Photography Fellowship

2003

Santa Fe Prize for Photography

2001

Minnesota State Arts Board

 

MCAD/Jerome Fellowship

 

Jerome Travel and Study Grant

1999

McKnight Photography Fellowship