Adam Fuss was born in 1961 in London, England

Lives and works in New York City, USA

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013

Adam Fuss, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

 

2012

Adam Fuss: New York. Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, USA

 

2011

The Space Between Garden and Eve. Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

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

Adam Fuss. Fundacion Mapfre, Madrid, Spain

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

Home and the world. Gallery Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

 

2010

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

 

2009

For Allegra. Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA

Adam Fuss. Galleri S.E, Bergen, Norway

Adam Fuss. Arden Gallery, Boston, USA

 

2008

Galería Marta Cervera, Madrid, Spain

Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

 

2006

Ark And Other Works. Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium

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

 

2005

Galeria Leyendecker, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

Gallery Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK

Adam Fuss: Mask. Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA

 

2003

Cheim & Read, New York, NY, USA

 

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, USA

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

 

2001

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

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

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, USA

Adam Fuss. Glenn Horowitz Booksellers, East Hampton, NY, USA

Snake Powder. Spore & Mucus Prints, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

 

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, USA

Pinhole Photographs. Baumgartner Galleries, WA, USA

 

1995

Robert Miller Gallery, New York, USA

Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

 

1994

Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

In Between. Laura Carpenter, Santa Fe, NM, USA

Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

 

1993

Details of Love. Robert Miller Gallery, New York

 

1992

Robert Miller Gallery, New York, USA

Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH, USA

Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

Tom Solomon’s Garage, Los Angeles, CA, USA

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

 

1990

Thomas Soloman’s Garage, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Robert Miller Gallery, New York, USA

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, USA

 

1989

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, USA

 

1988

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, USA

 

1985

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, USA

 

 

Group exhibitions

2013

The Unphotographable, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, USA

 

2012

Alchemy, 7Eleven Gallery, New York, USA

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

 

2011

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

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

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

TRA- Edge of Becoming, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy

 

2010

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

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

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

 

2009

Contradictions in Black and White. Hasted Hunt, New York, USA

Picturing Eden. Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, NY, USA

Abstractions by Gallery Artists. Cheim & Read, NY, USA

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

 

2008

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

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

 

2007

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

Natheran A. Bernstein & Co. Ltd, New York, USA

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

Wallflowers. Danziger Projects, New York, USA

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

 

2006

Immaterial World. Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

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

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

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

Cultural History at the University of California Los Angeles, USA

Picturing Eden. George Eastman House, Rochester, NY, USA

Traveled to University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, USA

 

2005

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

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, USA

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

 

2004

Group Show. Hamiltons, Londo, UK

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

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

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

traveling to the Hudson River Museum

 

2003

Now Showing III. Houldsworth, London, UK

A Simple Plan. James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA

In Your Face. Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, USA

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

Abstraction in Photography. Von Lintel Gallery, New York, USA

Intricacy. ICA, Philadelphia, PA, USA

 

2002

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

Fiat Lux. Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA, USA

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

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

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

Air. James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA

 

2001

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

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

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

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

Boston University Art Gallery, MA, USA

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

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, USA

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

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

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, USA

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, USA

Abstrakte Fotografie (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, USA

Photography About Photography. Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, USA

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

Fluid Flow. James Graham & Sons, New York, USA

Peter Hay Halpert Gallery, New York, NY, USA

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

Tomorrow Land. Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

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

Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA, USA

 

1999

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

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

Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA

George Eastman House, Rochester, NY, USA

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

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

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

 

1998

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

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

Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD, USA

Color. Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York, USA

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

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

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

 

1997

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

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

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

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, USA

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

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

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

Into the Deep Surface. PaceWildensteinMacGill, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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

 

1995

Bloom. Cristinerose Gallery, NY, USA

In the Garden. Ehlers Caudill Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

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

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

Heaven’s Embroidered Cloths-Cameraless Photography.

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

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

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS, USA

Flowers, 20th Century Photographs. Ltd, New York, USA

Seeing Things. Andre Emmerich, NY, USA

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

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, USA

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

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

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

James Danziger Gallery, New York, USA

Color Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY, USA

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, USA

Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris, France

A Garden. Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA, USA

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

 

1993

Group Photography Exhibition. Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, USA

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

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

A Lure. Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA

The Language of Flowers. Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, USA

Group Show. Robert Miller Gallery, New York, USA

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

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

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

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, USA

Healing. Wooster Gardens, New York, NY, USA

Travelled to the Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

Material Matter: Photography and Sculpture from the Collection.

Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City, NY, USA

Skulpturen-Fragmente. The Vienna Secession, Vienna, Austria

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

Summer Group Show. Robert Miller Gallery, New York, USA

The Language of Flowers. Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, USA

 

1991

Portraits on Paper. Robert Miller Gallery, New York, USA

Photography 1980-1990. Tavelli Gallery, Aspen, CO, USA

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

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, USA

Circle. Queens Museum, Flushing, New York, USA

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

Contemporary Abstract Photography. Compass Rose Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

Fact or Fantasy. Coup de Grace Gallery, New York, USA

 

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, USA

travelled to Anderson Gallery, School of the Arts, Virginia, USA

Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA

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, USA

Abstraction in Photography. Zabriskie Gallery, New York

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

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

The Silver Image Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA

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

Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, USA

travelled to Anderson Gallery, School of the Arts, Virginia, USA

Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA

 

1988

Damon Brandt Gallery, New York, USA

Fine Arts Museum of Long Island, NY, USA

Travelled to Roanoke Museum of Fine Arts, Roanoke, VA, USA

 

1987

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

 

1986

Stux Gallery, Boston, MA, USA

Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, USA

 

1985

Alternative Museum, New York, USA

Ledel Gallery, New York, USA

Simon Cerigo Gallery, New York, USA

 

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