Chronik

1956
Born in England
1985
GLAA Visual Arts Award, London
1986
GLC Publications Award, London
1986
Arts Council Publications Award
1987
Young Photographers Award, ICP, New York
1987
Channel 4/Arts Council Video Bursary
1987
Hayward Gallery Commission, London
1988
Eugene Smith Memorial Fellowship
1989
Fellow in Photography, Museum of Photography, Bradford
1992
Arts Council Publications Award, London
1994
Arts Council Publications Award, London
1995
Charles Pratt Memorial Fellowship
2009
Awarded the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, London
2009
Awarded the Royal Photographic Society Award
2010
Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
2012
Awarded The Hasselblad International Award for Photography
Lives and works in London and New York

Ausstellungen

2012
Beyond Caring and The Present, LE BAL, Paris, France
2012
Hasselbad Award Winner 2012, Gothenburg Museum of Art, Suède
2012
Paul Graham : A Shimmer of possibility, The Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Irlande
2011
Paul Graham, Photographs 1981-2006, Whitechapel Gallery, London (solo)
2011
Whitechapel Gallery, London, Great Britain (solo)
2011
Films, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London (solo)
2011
Paul Graham, Fundacion Marcelino Botin, Santander, Spain (solo)
2011
Beyond Caring, Kunstverein Freiburg (solo)
2011
Historias de la Vida Material, Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación Helga de Alvear,
2010
British Photography from the ’70 and ’80, Krakow Photomonth 2010 Festival, Krakow, Poland
2010
Grand National, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Norway
2010
Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany (solo)
2010
Paul Graham: A Shimmer of Possibility, Foam_Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam (solo)
2010
Where in the World?, Pace MacGill Gallery, New York, NY
2010
Paul Graham, Photographs 1981-2006, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg(solo)
2009
The Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, The Photographers’ Gallery, London touring to C/O, Berlin and Neue Börse, Frankfurt
2009
Paul Graham, An Anthology, Anthony Reynolds Gallery (solo)
2009
Paul Graham, Photographs 1981-2006, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York (solo)
2009
Paul Graham, Photographs 1981-2006, Salon 94 Freemans, New York (solo)
2009
Paul Graham, Photographs 1981-2006, Folkwang Museum, Essen
2009
a shimmer of possibility, Museum of Modern Art, New York (solo)
2009
MoMA, New York, USA (solo)
2009
Gemeente museum, Den Haag, Netherlands (solo)
2009
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland (solo)
2009
Paul Graham, a shimmer of possibility, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany (solo)
2008
Folkwang Museum, Essen (solo)
2008
Paul Graham, a shimmer of possibility, Carlier Gebauer, Berlin (solo)
2008
Paul Graham, a shimmer of possibility, Les Filles du Calvaires, Paris (solo)
2008
Paul Graham, a shimmer of possibility, Crown Gallery, Brussels (solo)
2008
Paul Graham, a shimmer of possibility, La Fabrica, Madrid (solo)
2008
No Such Thing as Society: Photography in Britain 1967-1987; From the British Council and the Arts
2008
Council Collection, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales, touring to UK venues and The Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
2008
Ideal Youth, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, curated by Russell Ferguson
2008
Street & Studio, Tate Modern, touring to Museum Folkwang, Essen
2007
Paul Graham, A Shimmer of Possibility, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London (solo)
2007
How We Are: Photographing Britain, Tate Britain, London
2007
Photo-London, London
2007
Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Art, London
2006
Paul Graham, American Night, La Fabrica, Madrid (solo)
2006
Paul Graham, American Night, Les Filles du Calvaires, Paris (solo)
2006
Paul Graham, American Night, Rencontres d’Arles, Arles (solo)
2006
Work, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork, Ireland
2006
The Northern Ireland Collection, Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton
2006
Click Doubleclick, Bozar Center for Fine Arts, Brussels
2006
Different Realities?, Crown Gallery, Brussels
2006
Making History: Art and Documentary in Britain from 1929 to Now, Tatel Liverpool (cat.)
2005
Appearance, Whitehall Waterfront, Leeds (cat.)
2005
Bidibibodibiboo, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino
2005
Arbeit – Work, Labour, Galerie im Taxipalais, Innsbruck (cat.)
2005
Miradas y Conceptos, MEIAC, Badajoz
2005
Emergencias, MUSAC, León
2004
Paul Graham, American Night, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, St. Louis (solo)
2004
Paul Graham, Fundación Telefonica, PHotoEspaña, Madrid (cat.) (solo)
2004
American Night, Carlier Gebauer, Berlin (solo)
2004
American Pictures, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2004
Extra City, Centre for Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium
2004
Painting, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London
2004
About Face – Photography and the death of the portrait, Hayward Gallery, London
2004
L’Eblouissement, Galerie National du Jeu de Paume, Paris (cat.)
2004
Je t’envisage, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne
2004
American Night, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
2004
American Night, Crown Gallery, Brussels
2003
American Night, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London
2003
American Night, PS1 MOMA, New York
2003
American Night, Power House, Memphis
2002
Paintings, Crown Gallery, Brussels
2001
End of an Age, Galleria Marabini, Bologna
2001
Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
2000
Paintings, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London (cat., ill.)
2000
Galerie Bob Van Orsouw, Zurich
2000
Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art, New York
2000
End of an Age, Scalo, New York
1998
Hippolyte Gallery, Helsinki
1998
Portfolio Gallery, Edinburgh
1998
Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zurich
1997
Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London
1996
Empty Heaven, Galleri Tommy Lund, Odense
1996
Hypermetropia, Tate Gallery, London
1995
Empty Heaven, Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg
1995
Le Case d’Arte, Milan (cat., ill.)
1995
Galleria Casa d’Arte, Milano
1993
New Europe, Fotomuseum Winterthur
1993
Television Portraits, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London
1992
Galerie Claire Burrus, Paris
1991
Aschenbach, Amsterdam
1990
Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London
1990
National Museum of Film and Photography, Bradford
1990
Galerie Esther Schipper, Cologne
1989
Galerie Claire Burus, Paris
1989
Centre Regional de la Photographie, Douchy
1988
PPOW Gallery, New York
1988
Museum Het Princessehof, Leeuwarden
1987
Jones Troyer Gallery, Washington DC
1987
Kodak Gallery, Tokyo
1987
Arles Rencontres, Arles, France
1987
Stills Gallery, Edinburgh
1987
FNAC, Les Halles, Paris
1987
Cornerhouse Arts Centre, Manchester
1986
National Museum of Photography, Bradford
1986
travelling exhibition to Birmingham, Kendal, Cheltenham, Cardiff
1986
Photographers’ Gallery, London
1986
Watershed Gallery, Bristol

Literatur

2011
Films, MACK, London
2011
Beyond Caring, Errata Editions
2011
Delfim Sardo , Historias de la Vida Material, pub. Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación Helga de Alvear
2011
Mark Prince, ‘Paul Graham’, Art Monthly, June 2011
2011
Helen Sumpter, ‘Paul Graham: Photographs 1981-2006’, Time Out London, 5-11 May
2011
Francis Hodgson, ‘Paul Graham, Whitechapel Gallery, London’, F inancial Times, 2 May
2011
Alastair Sooke, ‘Vision that lights up the gloom’, The Telegraph, 26 April
2011
Diane Smyth, ‘Paul Graham’, The British Journal of Photography, April
2011
Adrian Searle, ‘Paul Graham: Smoke and Mirrors’, The Guardian, 19 April
2011
Sean O’Hagan, ‘Poetry in the Unforseen Moment’, The Observer New Review, 10 April
2010
Sue Steward, ‘Colour Code’, Evening Standard, 7 April
2010
Una Storia della Fotografia del XX e del XXI Secolo, Zanichelli, Bologna
2009
Paul Graham, steidlMack, London
2009
David Deitcher, ‘Paul Graham, Museum of Modern Art New York’, Artforum, May ‘Prizes’, Art Monthly, May
2009
Paul Graham Wins Deutsche Boerse Photography Prize’, www.artforum.com, 26 March
2009
Nina Caplan, ‘Snap decisions’, Time Out, 5 March
2009
Leo Benedictus, ‘Paul Graham’s Best Shot’, The Guardian, 5 March
2009
Claire Holland, ‘Visions Personal and Political’, Financial Times, 2 March
2009
Liz Jobey, ‘Photographer Paul Graham: fragments of life’, The Guardian, 2 March
2009
Sue Steward, ‘Small lives and large secrets’, Evening Standard, 20 February
2009
Karen Rosenberg, ‘Roadside Refections on Your Land, My Land’, The New York Times, 6 February
2009
Drusilla Beufus, ‘A Cut Above’, Telegraph Magazine, 24 January
2009
‘Paul Graham at Folkwang Museum, Essen’, www.saatchi-gallery.co.uk/blogon/2009
2009
Liz Jobey, ‘Snappy new year: photography books for 2009’, The Guardian, 2 January
2008
Street and Studio, Tate Publishing
2008
Oliver Laurent, ‘Paul Graham’s second crack at Deutsch Borse’, British Journal of Photography, 29 October
2008
Matthew Higgs, Frieze, issue 112, January-February
2007 – 2008
Martin Herbert, ‘A Shimmer of Possibility’, Photoworks, Autumn/Winter, November/April
2007
A Shimmer of Possibility, steidl MACK, London http://5b4.blogspot.com, November 5th
2007
David Campany, ‘Life is just so astonishing…’, Art World, issue 1, Oct/Nov
2007
Pluk, Autumn, Issue #34
2007
Helen Sumpter, ‘Paul Graham’, Time Out, 26 September – 2 October
2007
‘Britain Through The Lens”, Royal Photographic Journal, June 2007
2007
Haworth-Booth and Charlotte Cotton, ‘Photo-London 2007’, Kultureflash.net, issue 206, 31st May
2007
Richard Dorment, ‘Great Britain: this is your life’, The Daily Telegraph, 22 May
2006
Andrew Hunt, 'Work', Frieze, September (ill.)
2005
Sarah James, 'The Truth about Photography', Art Monthly, Dec- Jan (ill.)
2005
Jeffrey Hughes, ‘Paul Graham, American Night’, Contemporary Magazine, Issue 70
2004
Michel Guerrin, ‘Les paysages peoples d’indices politique de Paul Graham’, Le Monde, 10 July
2004
Val Williams, ‘Paul Graham – American Night’, Portfolio, #38 (ill.)
2004
Martin Seidel, ‘Cruel and Tender’, Kunstforum International, Bd. 169, Marz-April (ill.)
2004
‘Enveloped by the landscape of the living’, Los Angeles Times
2003
Vince Aletti, ‘Stalking the invisible man in the American Landscape’, The Village Voice,
2003
Steve Dollar, ‘Glaring Examples of America’, City Arts, 23 November (ill.)
2003
Martin Coomer, ‘Paul Graham’, Time Out, 5-12 November (ill.)
2003
Cory Dugan, ‘Through a veil of white, Graham exposes social divide’, GoMemphis: The Arts, 19 October
2003
Jessica Lack, ‘Paul Graham’, The Guardian Guide, 18 October (ill.)
2003
New York Times Magazine, 12 October (cover)
2003
Pablo Lafuente, ‘Illuminations’, ArtReview, October (ill.)
2003
‘Paul Graham – American Night’, pluk, Sept/Oct, Issue 14 (ill.)
2003
Paul Bonaventura, ‘Paul Graham: The Troubles’, Circa Art Magazine, online feature article (ill.)
2003
Eliza Williams, ‘Thatcher’, Contemporary, Issue 53 (ill.)
2003
Rachel Campbell Johnston, Play – The Times, 7-13 June (ill.)
2003
Matthew Parris, ‘If I had £10,000, I would buy this picture of Margaret Thatcher’, The Spectator, 17 May
2003
Michael Binyon, ‘Deface of the Nation’, The Times, 18 April
2003
American Night, steidl MACK, London
2001
Kunstforum International, August – October (ill.)
2001
Richard Cork, 'Too many tours spoil the broth', The Times, 13 June
2000
Adrian Searle, 'Closely observed lavatories', The Guardian, 18 October
2000
Izi Glover, ‘Paul Graham’, Time Out, 18-25 October (ill.)
2000
Jessica Lack, The Guardian Guide, 7-13 October (ill.)
2000
Helen Sumpter, ‘Paul Graham: Paintings’, Hot Tickets: Evening Standard, 6-12 October
2000
‘Something to Declare?’, The Independent on Sunday, 24 September
2000
Helen Sumpter, ‘Art Attacks’, The Big Issue, 11-17 September (ill.)
2000
Paintings, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London; Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zurich; and Lawrence Rubin • Greenberg Van Doren • Fine Art, New York
1999
End of an Age, Scalo Books, Zurich
1996
Paul Graham, Phaidon Press, London
1995
Empty Heaven, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg / Scalo Books, Zurich
1993
God in Hell, Grey Editions, London (Artists books)
1993
New Europe, Fotomuseum Winterthur / Cornerhouse Publications, Manchester
1990
Bradford / Cornerhouse Publications, Manchester
1990
In Umbra Res, National Museum of Photography, Film and Television,
1987
Troubled Land, Grey Editions, London
1986
Beyond Caring, Grey Editions, London
1983
A1-The Great North Road, Grey Editions, London