Thomas Struth

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Gehirn (Encephalon), Leibniz IZW, Berlin, 2016
Inkjet print

Image: 10 5/8 x 7 1/8 in. (27 x 18 cm)
Frame: 21 3/8 x 17 x 1 in. (54.3 x 43.2 x 2.5 cm)




(b. Geldern, Germany, 1954)





Thomas Struth, Aspen Museum of Art, Colorado



Thomas Struth: New Works, Marian Goodman Gallery New York

Thomas Struth: Figure Ground, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany 

Thomas Struth: Nature & Politics, Moody Center for the Arts, Houston Texas; St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri



Thomas Struth: Nature & Politics, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany; Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany; The High Museum, Atlanta, Georgia

Thomas Struth, Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, New York, New York



Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, London

Thomas Struth, Galleria Monica de Cardenas, Milan, Italy

Thomas Struth, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany



Thomas Struth: Photographs, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 

Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

Five Works, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam

On Reality, with Cristina Iglesias, Ivorypress Space, Madrid, Spain



Thomas Struth, Kunst in Weidingen, Weidingen, Germany



Thomas Struth, Photographs 1978–2010, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal



Thomas Struth, Photographs 1978–2010, K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany, Whitechapel, London, UK, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal



Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, New York

Thomas Struth, Photographs 1978-2010, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland



Thomas Struth, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece

Thomas Struth, The State Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia

Thomas Struth: Family Life, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, The Netherlands





The Flaneur: From Impressionism to Present, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany

The World to Come, Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Unleashed Nature: The Picture of the Catasrophe since 1960, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Germany

Photosensitive 2: Photography from the Schaufler Collection, Schauwerk Sindelfingen, Germany

Image-Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture, Parish Art Museum, New York 

This Place, University Art Museum, University at Albany, New York; Parrish Museum, New York

Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Ettore Sotsass: Design Radical, Bundeskunsthall, Bonn, Germany



Dem Bild gegenüber, Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar, Alkmaar, The Netherlands

German Spirit, Galerie Sophie Scheidecker, Paris, France

Beyond Nature, Draiflessen Collection, Mettingen, Germany

Deutschland 8 – German Art in Beijing, Doha Firestation, Doha, Qatar

Ettore Sotsass: Design Radical, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York; Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing, China



Mit anderen Augen, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany

This Place, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York

Gärten der Welt, Museum Rietberg, Zürich, Switzerland

Embracing the Contemporary: The Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Collection. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania

New York Topographics: Bernd and Hilla Becher, Nicholas Nixon, and Thomas Struth, Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, New York

Reinventing Photography: The Rober E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C



Landscape in Mind, Kunstforum Wien, Vienna, Austria 

European Portraits, BOZAR – Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

Michelangelo as Inspiration, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany  

What Comes After a Sudden Death, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany

This Place, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Guess What? Hardcore Contemporary Art’s Truly a World Treasure. Selected Works from Yageo Foundation Colletion, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

The City Lost and Found: Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, 1960 – 1980, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey 

Hamster und Hipster, Museum für angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany

Il Divino. Homage to Michelangelo. Raphael. Caravaggio. Rubens. Rodin. Cézanne. Struth., Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany  

Constructing Worlds – Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age, Swedish Center for Architecture and Design, Stockholm, Sweden; Fundacio ICO, Madrid Spain

100 Plus: A photograph for Every Year of the MIA, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota

City Limit, The Journal Gallery, New York, NY

German Art 2015, Gallery K, Oslo, Norway

Travelling the World – The Paths of German Art form 1949 to the Present, Busan Museum of Art, Busan, South Korea

ARStronomy, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain

Industria Oggi, Mast Foundation, Bologna, Italy

The Order of Things, The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm, Germany

Reflections on the Self – From Dürer to Struth, Christie’s Mayfair, London, UK

Checkpoint California, Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany

No Museum, No Life? Art-Museum Encyclopedia To Come From the Collections of the National Museum of Art, National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

Don’t shoot the Painter, Villa Reale, Milan, Italy

Ieri Oggi Milano 2015, Spazio Oberdan – Museo di Fotografia Comtemporanea, Milan, Italy

Harmony und Umbruch, Museum Marta Herford, Herford, Germany

Mijn Vlakke Land. Over Fotografie en Landschap, FoMu, Antwerpen, Belgium

Patrice Chéreau, Un Musée imaginaire, Collection Lambert, Avignon, France

Après Eden – The Walther Collection, La maison rouge – Fondation Antoine de Galbert

Tempo al Tempo – Works from Anno Domini to Roni Horn, Roman Road Gallery, London, UK

Düsseldorf Photography. Bernd & Hilla Becher and beyond. Ben Brown Fine Arts, London, UK

Faces Now – European Portrait Photography since 1990, BOZAR – Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium; Netherlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; National Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki, Greece

Eppur si muove, Mudam Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Masterworks in Dialogue. Eminent Guests for the Anniversary. Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Art and Machine, Musée des Confluences, Lyon, France

STRUTH-TILLIM-MORTAGNER-GUIDANI: Four viewpoints in contemporary photography, Leica Galerie Wetzlar, Weltzlar, Germany

Italia Out, Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea, Milan, Italy

On Curbstone Jewels and Cobblestones, Daimer Contemporary, Berlin, Germany

Magnus – Scènes de l’imaginaire automate, La Panacée, Montpellier, France



Themes and Variations: The Empire of Light, The Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy

Le Théorème de Néfertiti, Palais des Beaux Arts BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium

On Reality, with Cristina Iglesias, Ivorypress Space, Madrid, Spain

Temi & Variazioni. L'impero della Luce 

Footnotes, CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

Rineke Dijkstra and Thomas Struth: Seeing, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

This Place, DOX, Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

One Way: Peter Marino, Bass Museum of Art, Miami, Florida

A History. Art, Architecture and Design, From the Eighties to the Present Day, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

Guess What? Hardcore Contemporary Art’s Truly a World Treasure. Selected Works from Yageo Foundation Colletion, Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan

Constructing Worlds – Photography and architecture in the Modern Age, Barbican Art Gallery, London, United Kingdom

Branching Out, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Ratingen, Germany

Time Present. Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore 

Secret Passions. Private Flemish Collections, Lille3000, Lille, France

Facts and Fictions – Photography from the UniCredit Art Collection, Multimedia Art Museum Moscow/House of Photography, Moscow, Russia  

This Place, DOX: Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic 

The City Lost and Found: Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, 1960 – 1980, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 

Lumières: Carte Blanche à Christian Lacroix, Musee Cognacq-Jay, Paris, France



Mein Rasierspiegel-From Holthuys to Beuys, Museum Kurhaus Kleve, Germany

Le Théorème de Néfertiti, Mathaf, Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha; Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA), Paris, France  

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

Stadt in Sicht.  Werke aus der Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Museum Ostwall Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany 

Paisaje 1969-2013, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, Mexico 

Staring Back, Museum of National Taipei University of Education (MoNTUE), Taipei, Taiwan

Moving Norman Foster on Art, Carre d’Art, Musee d’Art Contemporain Nimes, Nimes, France

Weg van Vlaanderen, De Warande, Turnhout, Belgium

Des images comme des oiseaux, Centre Ntional des Arts Plastiques, Paris

See the Light: Photography, Perception, Cognition, LACMA, Los Angeles


Weltreise. Kunst aus Deutschland unterwegs, Museum fur Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe

Expression, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hongkong

Lanzarote Art Biennale, Fundación Helge Achenbach und Sammlung Rheingold

City Self, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

Lanzarote Biennale, Spain