Adam Fuss was born in 1961 in London, England

Lives and works in New York City

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013

Adam Fuss, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

 

2012

Adam Fuss: New York. Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

 

2011

The Space Between Garden and Eve. Xavier Hufkens, Brussels

Adam Fuss, Retrospective 1986 - 2010. Huis Marseille, Museum for Photography, Amsterdam

Adam Fuss. Fundacion Mapfre, Madrid

Adam Fuss: Home and the World.Timothy Taylor Gallery, London

Home and the world. Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm

 

2010

Adam Fuss: Home and the World. Cheim & Read, New York

 

2009

For Allegra. Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO

Adam Fuss. Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway

Adam Fuss. Arden Gallery, Boston,

 

2008

Galería Marta Cervera, Madrid

Xavier Hufkens, Brussels

 

2006

Ark And Other Works. Xavier Hufkens, Brussels

Focus: Adam Fuss. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, TX

 

2005

Galeria Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm

Timothy Taylor Gallery, London

Adam Fuss: Mask. Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO

 

2003

Cheim & Read, New York, NY

 

2002

Adam Fuss: My Ghost. Xavier Hufkins, Brussels, Belgium

Adam Fuss. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Foster Gallery

travels to: Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany

Works 1985-2002. Fraenkel Gallery. San Francisco, CA

Adam Fuss: My Ghost. Galeria Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

 

2001

Adam Fuss: My Ghost. Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Adam Fuss - My Ghost. Viewing Room, Yotsuya/Yumiko Chiba Associates, Shinjuku-ku Tokyo

Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne, Germany

Adam Fuss. Galerie Karsten Greve , Paris, France

 

2000

Galerie Karsten Greve, Milan, Italy

Martin Browne Gallery, Sydney, Australia

My Ghost. Galeri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

 

1999

My Ghost. Cheim & Read, New York

Details of Love. Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

Adam Fuss. FotoMuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland

traveled to Umea, Sweden

 

1998

Pinhole Photographs. Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Adam Fuss. Glenn Horowitz Booksellers, East Hampton, NY

Snake Powder. Spore & Mucus Prints, Fraenkel Gallery

 

1997

Adam Fuss: Fotogramme. Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany

My Ghost. Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

 

1996

Mary and Love Machine. Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

Pinhole Photographs. Baumgartner Galleries, WA

 

1995

Robert Miller Gallery, New York

Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

 

1994

Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

In Between. Laura Carpenter, Santa Fe, NM

Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

 

1993

Details of Love. Robert Miller Gallery, New York

 

1992

Robert Miller Gallery, New York

Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH

Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Tom Solomon’s Garage, Los Angeles, CA

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

 

1990

Thomas Soloman’s Garage, Los Angeles, CA

Robert Miller Gallery, New York

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

 

1989

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

 

1988

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

 

1985

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

The Unphotographable, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

 

2012

Alchemy, 7Eleven Gallery, New York

Resistance: Subverting the Camera, The Fine Art Society, London

 

2011

Mannerism and Modernism: The Kasper Collection of Drawings and Photographs, The Morgan Library & Museum, New York

New Yorker Fiction/Real Photography, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York

Jim Schmidt Presents: Abstraction, Philip Slein Gallery, St. Louis

TRA- Edge of Becoming, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice

 

2010

Shadow Catchers: Camera – Less Photography. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Curated by Martin Barnes

Furthermore (Thirtieth Anniversary Exhibition), Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Out of the Woods, curated with James Salomon, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York

 

2009

Contradictions in Black and White. Hasted Hunt, New York

Picturing Eden. Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, NY

Abstractions by Gallery Artists. Cheim & Read, NY

Picturing Eden The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art , Florida

 

2008

The Sum of Its Parts. Cheim & Read, New York

Depth of Field: Modern Photography at the Metropolitan. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

 

2007

Empty Nest: The Changing Face of Childhood in Art, 1880 to the Present.

Natheran A. Bernstein & Co. Ltd, New York

I Am As You Will Be. Cheim & Read, New York

Wallflowers. Danziger Projects, New York

Pretty Baby. The Modern Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth

 

2006

Immaterial World. Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles

Alchemy, The Terrace Gallery and All Saints’ Church. Harewood House, Leeds, UK

Several Exceptionally Good Recently Acquired Pictures XVIII. Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

The Missing Peace; Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, Fowler Museum of

Cultural History at the University of California Los Angeles

Picturing Eden. George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

traveled to University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City

 

2005

It’s A Wrap. Potographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas

Fotografie KONKRET – KONKRETE Fotografie. Wurzburg, Germany

In the Middle of the Night. 150 New Acquisitions since 1996. Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld

Louise Bourgeois, Vija Celmins, Adam Fuss, Thomas Ruff and James Siena.

Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

Closer to Home. 48th Corcoran Biennial, Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC

 

2004

Group Show. Hamiltons, London

Fall Group Show: Painting, Photography and Sculpture. Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO

12 from Cheim & Read. Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Birdspace: A Post-Audobon Artist’s Aviary. Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA

traveling to the Hudson River Museum

 

2003

Now Showing III. Houldsworth, London

A Simple Plan. James Cohan Gallery, New York

In Your Face. Alan Koppel Gallery

Imaging the Abstract. Kinz, Tillou + Feigen, New York

Abstraction in Photography. Von Lintel Gallery, New York

Intricacy. ICA, Philadelphia, PA

 

2002

The Antiquarian Avant-garde. Sarah Morthland Galery, New York

Fiat Lux. Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA

Visions of America: Photographs from the Whitney Museum of American Art 1940-2001. New York

Art Downtown: New York Painting and Sculpture. 25 Broad Street, New York

Childhood – Collection of the National Fund of Modern Art, Paris. Multimedia Art Center, Moscow

Air. James Cohan Gallery, New York

 

2001

Affecting Invention: The Manipulated Photograph. Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

White Light. University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

traveled to 1926 Exhibition Space (School of Art Institute Chicago)

The Crafted Image: Nineteenth-Century Techniques in Contemporary Photography.

Boston University Art Gallery, MA

Affecting Invention: The Manipulated Photograph. Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL

SchattenRisse-Silhouetten and Cutouts. Staedtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany

Uncommon Threads. Contemporary Artists and Clothing. Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art,

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Re-Thought and Re-Seen: 21st Century Photographers Using 19th Century Processes

(curated by Elizabeth Kirsch). University of Missouri Kansas City, MO

Some Options in Abstraction (Curated by Klaus Kertess).

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University

Mirror with a Memory: The American Daguerrotype (curated by Keith Davis).

Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

Ten Photographers. Galleri K, Oslo, Norway

Beyond Borders. Coninx Museum, Zurich, Switzerland

Chorus of Light: Photographs from the Collection of Sir Elton John. High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Abstrakte Fotogrfie (Abstract Photography). Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany

Innoculated Time. Magnetoscopio P.V. Com Ltda,

Casa de Cultura Solar dos Oitis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

2000

Déjà vu: Reworking the Past. Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY

Photography About Photography. Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York

Now! Modern Photographs from the Permanent Collection. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY

Fluid Flow. James Graham & Sons, New York

Peter Hay Halpert Gallery, New York, NY

Grace (curated by Bill Hunt). The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY

Tomorrow Land. Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL

I’m Not Here: Constructing Identity at the Turn of the Century.

Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA

 

1999

This is not a Photograph. Pace University Gallery, New York

traveling to University Art Gallery, University of California at San Diego, CA

Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

The Big Picture: Large-Format Photography. Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT

Through the Looking Glass: Visions of Childhood. Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY

Evoking Myths, Evolving Dreams. Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

1998

Still Life: 1900-1998. Marlborough Gallery, New York

In Site 98 - Mysterious Voyages: Exploring the Subject of Photography.

Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD

Color. Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York

Adam Fuss. Glenn Horowitz Book Seller, East Hampton, NY

Artists Who Happen to be Photographers. Nina Freudenheim, Inc., Buffalo, NY

First Annual San Francisco International Art Exposition. Cheim & Read Booth, San Francisco, CA

 

1997

Lynda Benglis, Adam Fuss, David Salle & Serge Spitzer. Cheim & Read, NY

The Quiet in the Land: Everday Life, Contemporary Art & the Shakers.

Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

Fotomässan, Svenska Mässan. The Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre, Göteburg, Sweden

Art Forum, Berlin, Germany

 

1996

Prospect 96 (Curated by Peter Weiermair) Frankfurt, Germany

What’s Love Got To Do With It? Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL

Kingdom of Flora. Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Light - Time - Focus, Museum of Contemporary Photography. Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

Up North, Down South, Back East and Out West. Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Into the Deep Surface. PaceWildensteinMacGill, Los Angeles, CA

The Quiet in the Land: Everyday Life, Contemporary Art & the Shakers, Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

 

1995

Bloom. Cristinerose Gallery, NY

In the Garden. Ehlers Caudill Gallery, Chicago, IL

Content and Discontent in Today’s Photography. ICI, NY, British Museum, Greenwich,

CT and Pritchard Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

Heaven’s Embroidered Cloths-Cameraless Photography.

The National Museum of Film, Photography and Television, Bradford, England

Nature Studies: Gregory Credson, Adam Fuss, Hiroshi Sugimoto.

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Flowers, 20th Century Photographs. Ltd, New York

Seeing Things. Andre Emmerich, NY

Fact, Fiction, and Truth: Contemporary Portraits. Lehman College of Art Gallery, NY

Visions. Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Crossing Borders: The Myst. Apex Art, New York

Possibilities of Extension. Aspex Visual Arts Trust, Portsmouth, England

Silhouettes. Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York

Stockholm Smart Show, Sweden

Abstract Photographs. The Baltimore Museum of Art, Balitmore, MD

Tibet House Benefit Exhibition. Robert Miller Gallery, New York

Human/Nature Benefit Exhibition. New Museum, New York

Art Show at the Navy, Chicago, IL

 

1994

Experimental Vision: The Evolution of the Photogram Since 1919. Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

The Light Fantastic. Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, TX

The Abstract Urge. Friends of Photography, San Francisco, CA

Shooting Blind. Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CO

James Danziger Gallery, New York

Color Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

The Riddle of the Sphinx: The Ages of Man Guillaume Gallozzi. New York

Flora Metafisica: The Not-So-Still-Life of Plants Gramercy International. Chateau Marmont, LA, CA

Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

A Garden. Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA

Nature Studies. Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO

 

1993

Group Photography Exhibition. Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Image First: Eight Photographers for the 90’s. Laura Carpenter Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Blooming: The Art of Nature. Renee Fotouhi Fine Art East, East Hampton, NY

A Lure. Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

The Language of Flowers. Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York

Group Show. Robert Miller Gallery, New York

In Camera. Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM

Photograms & Photographs; Photographic works by Adam Fuss & Gary Schneider

(curated by Victoria Espy Burns). Thomas Blackman Associates, Chicago, IL

Foreign Ferns: Botanical Studies from Talbot to the Present. Julie Saul Gallery, New York

 

1992

Abstraction in the ‘90’s. Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Healing. Wooster Gardens, New York, NY

Travelled to the Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Material Matter: Photography and Sculpture from the Collection.

Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY

Skulpturen-Fragmente. The Vienna Secession, Vienna, Austria

Adam Fuss, Pierre et Gilles. Robert Mapplethorpe, Esta Novo, Tokyo

Summer Group Show. Robert Miller Gallery, New York

The Language of Flowers. Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York

 

1991

Portraits on Paper. Robert Miller Gallery, New York

Photography 1980-1990. Tavelli Gallery, Aspen, CO

The Interrupted Life. The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York

Annual International Exhibition.

Casa de la Cultura and the Centro de Arte Regenta, Santa Cruz de Tenerite, Canary Islands

Whitney Biennial. Whitney Museum, New York

Circle. Queens Museum, Flushing, New York

Photography From 1980 to 1990. Ginny Williams Gallery, Denver, CO

Contemporary Abstract Photography. Compass Rose Gallery, Chicago, IL

Fact or Fantasy. Coup de Grace Gallery, New York

 

1990

Javier Baldeon and Adam Fuss. Fundacio Caixa de Pensions, Barcelona, Spain

Fucares Gallery, Madrid, Spain

 

1989

Abstraction in Contemporary Photography (curated by Jimmy De Sana).

Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

travelled to Anderson Gallery, School of the Arts, Virginia

Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Marta Cervera Gallery, New York

Creative Camera. Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

International Camera. Simon Salama-Caro Gallery, London, England

Photography: Recent Acquisitions. Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Australia

Pinhole Photography. Centre Saidye Bronfman, Montreal, Canada

Prospect Photographie (curated by Peter Weiermair). Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany

The Photography of Invention: American Pictures of the 1980’s. National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Abstraction in Photography. Zabriskie Gallery, New York

Contemporary Photographers. University of South Florida Art Museum, Tampa, FL

Hot Shots: Photographers Who Have Received Major Recognition in 1989.

The Silver Image Gallery, Seattle, WA

Abstraction in Contemporary Photography, Grundberg, Andy and Saltz, Jerry.

Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

travelled to Anderson Gallery, School of the Arts, Virginia

Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

 

1988

Damon Brandt Gallery, New York

Fine Arts Museum of Long Island, NY

Travelled to Roanoke Museum of Fine Arts, Roanoke, VA

 

1987

Adam Fuss, Mark Morrisroe, The Starn Twins. Massimo Audiello Gallery, NY

 

1986

Stux Gallery, Boston, MA

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York

 

1985

Alternative Museum, New York

Ledel Gallery, New York

Simon Cerigo Gallery, New York

 

AWARDS

Sixteenth Annual ICP Infinity Award for Art, 2000

 

 

COLLECTIONS

Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH

Albright-Knox, NY

Australian National Gallery, Canberra, Australia

Camera Works, Inc.

Chase Manhattan Bank, NY

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY

George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

Hallmark Photographic Collection

The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

Israel Museum, Israel

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

U.S. Trust Company, New York, NY

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England

Vienna Moderner Kunst Museum

Mr. Paul Walter, New York, NY

Mr. Thomas Walther, New York, NY/Germany

Whitney Museum of American Art, NY

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT