Thomas Struth



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Thomas Struth

(b. 1954, Geldern, Germany. Lives and works in Düsseldorf.)

Struth studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Düsseldorf. Struth recently had a major traveling retrospective that included the Museu Sarralves, Portugal, the K20 Kunstsammlung Nordhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, the Whitechapel Gallery, London and the Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland (2010-2012). He is the winner of the Spectrum-International Prize for Photography of the Foundation of Lower Saxony (1997) and the Werner Mantz Proze for Photography, The Netherlands (1992). He has participated in numerous international group exhibitions including Documenta IX (1992) and the Venice Biennial (1990).

Virtual tour of Thomas Struth: 1977-2002
Virtual tour of Thomas Struth: Photographs 1978-2010

RECENT SOLO SHOWS

2014
Thomas Struth: Photographs, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
2013
Thomas Struth, Kunst in Weidingen, Weidingen, Germany
2012
Thomas Struth: Photographs 1978-2010 , Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal
2011
Thomas Struth: Photographs 1978-2010 , Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
2010
Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Thomas Struth: Photographs 1978-2010 , Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
2009
Thomas Struth, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece
2008
Familienleben, Die Photographische Sammlung / SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany
Thomas Struth, Madre, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina, Naples, Italy
2007
Making Time, Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, Spain

RECENT GROUP SHOWS

2013
Mein Rasierspiegel-From Holthuys to Beuys, Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Germany
Le Théorème de Néfertiti, Mathaf, Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
Living / Loss, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland
A Window on the World, Fondation de L'Hermitage, Lausanne, Switzerland
Gustave Caillebotte. Ein Impressionist und die Fotografie, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Netherlands
30x: Three Decades, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, California
Light Sensitive: Photographic Works from North Carolina Collections, Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Seduced by Art: Photography Past and Present, CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain; CaixaForum, Madrid, Spain
Ein Drittel Weiβ, KIT, Kunst im Tunnel, Dusseldorf, Germany
Through the Eyes of Texas: Masterworks from Alumni Collections, Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas
Concrete: Photography and Architecture - Jubilee Exhibition 1, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
Schenkung Herbert Lange. Fotografien von 1925 bis 2009, Kunstsammlung Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany
How is the World? Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Photography, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Landmark: The Fields of Photography, Positive View Foundation, Somerset House, London, United Kingdom
AGES. Portraits vom Älterwerden, Die Photographische Sammlung / SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany
2012
The Queen: Art and Image, National Portrait Gallery, London (touring exhibition, Edinburgh in June, Belfast in October and Cardiff)
Darren Bader: Images, P.S.1, New York
Conversations. Photography from the Bank of America Collection, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
WUNDER, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems
La Triennale-Intense Proximity, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2011
Photography is Calling, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
De-Natured: German art from Joseph Beuys to Martin Kippenberger: Selections from the James Keith, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Ruhrblicke-Wanderausstellung, Stadtmuseum Hattingen, Hattingen, Germany
Jeff Wall: The Crooked Path, BOZAR- Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels; Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela
Vermessung der Welt, Heterotopien und Wissensraume in der Kunst, Kunsthaus Graz – Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
2010
Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, München, Germany Le Meilleur des Mondes, MUDAM – Musée d’Art Moderne Grand–Duc Jean, Luxembourg
Until Now: Collecting the New (1960-2010), Minneapolis Institute of the Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Dreamlands, Centre Georges Pompidou, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Paris, France
2009
Urban Spaces, Geography, Identity, Urbanism, Fundacion Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Horizons, Beyerle Foundation, Basel, Switzerland
2008
Kavalierstart 1978 -1982, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
Museum as a Medium, MARCO – Museo de Arte Contemporanea, Vigo, Spain
2007
Der Hinmel auf Erden, Lehnbachhaus, Munich, Germany
Edit! Photography and Film in the Ellipse Collection, Ellipse Foundation, Cascais, Portugal

Thomas Struth Exhibitions

Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

January 10 - February 28, 2014
New York


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

May 5 - June 19, 2010
New York


As Long As It Lasts
As Long As It Lasts

curated by Tom Eccles
July 1 - September 4, 2009
New York


30/40 Part I
30/40 Part I

A Selection of Forty Artists from Thirty Years at Marian Goodman Gallery
September 10 - October 13, 2007
New York


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

Making Time
April 4 - 28, 2007
New York


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

Audience / Read This Like Seeing It for the First Time
April 7 - May 7, 2005
New York


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

Cities
November 8 - December 20, 2003
Paris


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

Pergamon I-VI
April 30 - June 15, 2002
New York


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

New Pictures From Paradise
November 3 - December 31, 1999
New York


Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth

New Pictures from Paradise
October 20 - January 8, 1999
Paris



Thomas Struth Publications

Museum Photographs
Thomas Struth

Thomas Struth
Thomas Struth


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