Chronik

1934
Born in Aberdeen, WA
1960
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1962
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1977
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1977
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1977
Mellon Chair, Rice University, Houston, TX
1978
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1979
National Endowment for the Arts Grant
1980
Friends of Photography Peer Award
1980
National Endowment for the Arts Gran
1981
Medal of the City of Paris
1986
Edward MacDowell Medal
1990
John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Award
1999
Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1999
French Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters
2004
Doctor of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania
2004
Doctor of Fine Arts, Yale University
2005
Erna and Victor Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography
2006
Lifetime Achievement Award, The International Center of Photography, Infinity Awards
2010
Lead Award Gold Medal, MONOPOL Magazine
Lives and works in New City

Ausstellungen

2012
Mannequin, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2012
America by Car, House of Photography, Moscow, Russia (solo)
2012
Cars and The New Cars, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, USA (solo)
2012
True Stories, Amerikanische Fotografie aus der Sammlung Moderne Kunst, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
2011 – 2012
Picturing The Artist, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, USA
2011 – 2012
Photography Calling!, Sprengel Museum Hannover, Hannover, Germany
2011
Deichtorhallen, Sammlung Falckenberg, Phoenix Hallen, Hamburg, Germany
2011
Hyper Real - Kunst und Amerika um 1970, Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany (traveling exhibition)
2011
EXPOSED - Voyeurism, Surveillance, and the Camera since 1870, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; afterwards Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
2011
CARS, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany (solo)
2010 – 2011
Hyper Real - Kunst und Amerika um 1970, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria (traveling exhibition)
2010 – 2011
Lee Friedlander: America by Car, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (solo)
2010
Still Life 2, Janet Borden, Inc., New York, New York, USA (solo)
2010
Summer Loves, Huis Marseille, Museum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2010
Picturing New York: Photographs from the Museum of Modern Art, IMMA Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
2010
Masters of Photography, Fifty One Fine Art Photography, Antwerpen, Belgium
2010
Surface Tension: Contemporary Photographs from the Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NewYork, USA
2009
Parks and Trees – Eugène Atget & Lee Friedlander, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany
2009
Lee Friedlander's Factory Valleys - Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
2009
Friedlander - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
2009
Photographic Figures - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
2008
Lee Friedlander - Galleri Riis, Oslo (solo)
2008
Friedlander: Photography - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
2008
Friedlander - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2008
Lee Friedlander: "America by Car" - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2008
Lee Friedlander: A Ramble in Olmsted Parks - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY (solo)
2007
Lee Friedlander - CaixaForum Palma, Palma de Mallorca (solo)
2007
Lee Friedlander - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona (solo)
2007
Lee Friedlander Retrospective - Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo (solo)
2006
Friedlander - Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris (solo)
2006
Lee Friedlander - Kunsthallen Brandts Klædefabrik, Odense (solo)
2006
Lee Friedlander - Fotografins Hus, Stockholm (solo)
2006
Lee Friedlander - Kicken Berlin, Berlin (solo)
2006
Tunnel Vision, Fotomuseum Provincie Antwerpen, Belgium
2005
Lee Friedlander - Hasselblad Center, Göteborg (solo)
2005
Lee Friedlander - HDK - Haus der Kunst - München, Munich (solo)
2005
Lee Friedlander At Work - Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS (solo)
2005
Lee Friedlander - Sticks and Stones and At Work - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL (solo)
2004
Lee Friedlander - Sticks and Stones - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2004
Lee Friedlander - At Work - SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne (solo)
2003
Lee Friedlander - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam (solo)
2003
Lee Friedlander - James Kelly - Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM (solo)
2002
Lee Friedlander - Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp (solo)
2001
Lee Friedlander - The Little Screens - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2001
Lee Friedlander - Kicken Berlin, Berlin (solo)
2001
Lee Friedlander - Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York City, NY (solo)
2000
Lee Friedlander - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, ON (solo)
2000
Lee Friedlander And Several Exceptionally Good Recently Acquired Pictures XII - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1998
Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco
1996
Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco
1994
Museum of Modern Art NY
1994
Lee Friedlander: Letters from the People - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY (solo)
1994
One Hundred Years of Street Photography, Wright State U. Dayton, Ohio
1993
In Camera, Museum of Fine Arts
1993
Museum of New Mexico Santa Fe
1993
Lee Friedlander - Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp (solo)
1993
Institute for Contemporary Art Boston
1992
Lee Friedlander: Like a One-Eyed Cat - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY (solo)
1991
Lee Friedlander: Nudes - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
1991
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco
1990
Fraenkel Gallery San Francisco
1989
Seattle Art Museun (traveling, catalog) Seattle
1983
Shiloh: Lee Friedlander - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (solo)
1978
Mirrors and Windows: American Photography Since 1960, Museum of Modern Art (catalog) NY
1974
Lee Friedlander - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY (solo)
1967
Twelve Photogaphers Toward a Social Landscape, Rose Art Museum (catalog) Brandeis U., Waltham, MA
1967
New Documents, Museum of Modern Art NY
1964
The Photogapher's Eye, Museum of Modern Art (catalog) NY
1963
George Eastman House, Rochester, New York (solo)

Öffentliche Sammlungen

FAIF Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Museum of Modern Art, New York
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
New Orleans Museum of Art
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Art Institute of Chicago
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris
Canadian Centre of Architecture, Montreal
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson
Fogg Museum, Cambridge
George Eastman House, Rochester, New York
Maison Europeene de la Photographie
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Literatur

2010
America by Car. Lee Friedlander, New York 2010.
2009
Lee Friedlander. Witness # 6, Nazraeli 2009
2008
Eugène Atget & Lee Friedlander - Parks and Trees, ed.by Galerie Thomas Zander, Köln 2008
2008
Lee Friedlander / New Mexico, ed. by Andrew Smith Gallery, Santa Fe 2008
2007
Friedlander, Lee :Photographs : Landscapes, ed.by Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 2007
2006
Cherry Blossom Time in Japan, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2005
Friedlander, MoMA, NY
2005
Apples and Olives, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004
Sticks and Stones, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and DAP, New York
2004
Lee Friedlander: Family, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and DAP, New York
2002
Kitaj, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
2001
The Little Screens, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
2001
Lee Friedlander, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
1998
Self Portrait, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and DAP, New York
1992
The Jazz People of New Orleans. Pantheon, New York
1991
Lee Friedlander: Nudes. Pantheon, New York
1989
Like a One-Eyed Cat: Photographs by Lee Friedlander 1956-1987, Abrams & Seattle Art Museum, New York
1986
Lee Friedlander: Portraits. New York Graphic Society.
1982
Factory Valleys. Haywire Press, New York.
1981
Flowers and Trees. Haywire Press, New York.
1978
Lee Friedlander: Photographs. Haywire Press, New York
1978
The American Monument. Eakins Press, New York.
1970
Self-Portrait. Haywire Press, New York