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David Goldblatt  1930, ZA

Rank (2014): 383 

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South Africa 33
USA 28
Germany 20
France 16
Spain 11

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Artist Rank
Guy Tillim  412 38
William Kentridge  23 31
Santu Mofokeng  1258 29
Zwelethu Mthethwa  1196 27
Zanele Muholi  1282 20

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  Stevenson, South Africa 10
  The Goodman Gallery, South Africa 8
  Goodman Gallery Cape, South Africa 7
  Galerie Marian Goodman, France 6
  Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Netherlands 4

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1930 Born in Randfontein (ZA)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 163  Please report missing Information

until 17.5.2015
   Distance and Desire: Encou nters with the African Archive - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm Send message

until 1.2.2015
   How Far How Near - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam Send message

until 7.12.
   de Marseillaise - fifteen years of collecting - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam Send message


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   David Goldblatt - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris

   David Goldblatt. In miniera - Museo Civico Archeologico di Bologna, Bologna

   David Goldblatt - On the Mines - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

   David Goldblatt - Portraits - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
   Intersections Intersected: the Photography of David Goldblatt - University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
   David Goldblatt - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
   David Goldblatt - Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris

   David Goldblatt - TJ: Some things old, some things new and some much the same - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
   South African Photographs: David Goldblatt - The Jewish Museum of New York, New York City, NY
   A Selection of Photographs - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
   Particulars - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY

   David Goldblatt - Fietas - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
   Intersections Intersected: The Photography of David Goldblatt - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
   David Goldblatt - in the time of AIDS - Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
   David Goldblatt: In Boksburg - Stevenson, Cape Town
Description and image  David Goldblatt - Intersections Intersected - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

   David Goldblatt: Intersections Intersected - Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   David Goldblatt - Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam
   David Goldblatt - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto
   Joburg - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
   David Goldblatt - Västeras Konstmuseum, Västerås
   David Goldblatt: intersections intersected - Stevenson, Cape Town

   David Goldblatt. Fotografie - Forma - Centro Internazionale di Fotografia, Milan
   David Goldblatt - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
   David Goldblatt - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam
   David Goldblatt - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur

   David Goldblatt - Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg
   David Goldblatt: Some Afrikaners Revisited - Stevenson, Cape Town

   David Goldblatt - Camera Austria, Graz
   David Goldblatt - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
   David Goldblatt - Intersections - Fotos der Nachapartheid-Ära - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
   DAVID GOLDBLATT - Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
   David Goldblatt: Intersections - Stevenson, Cape Town

   David Goldblatt - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
   David Goldblatt - Le Grand Café - Centre d'art contemporain de Saint-Nazaire, Saint-Nazaire

   David Goldblatt - Stevenson, Cape Town
   David Goldblatt - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
Description and image  David Goldblatt - Fifty-one Years - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Description and image  David Goldblatt - Fifty-one years - Modern Art Oxford, Oxford

Description and image  David Goldblatt - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona

   David Goldblatt: Fifty-One Years - AXA Gallery (fromer Equitable Gallery), New York City, NY

Description and image  David Goldblatt: Photographs from South Africa - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   David Goldblatt: South Africa - The Photographers' Gallery, London


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   Intractable and untamed documentary photography around 1979 - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
   From SItting to Selfie: 300 Years of South African Portraits - Standard Bank Gallery, Johannesburg
   Encounters at the Edge of the Forest - Gallery 400 - University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
   Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa - Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
   Apartheid & After - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam
   Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
   Love Aids Riot Sex 2 - Kunst Aids Aktivismus 1995 Bis Heute - Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin

   My Joburg - Kunstszene Johannesburg - Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden
   Commitment - La Chambre, Strasbourg
Description and image  L’Œil Photographique - FRAC - Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand
   My Joburg - La Maison Rouge, Paris
   This Infinite World - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
   Vues d´en haut - Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz
   Structures - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
   Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa - National Museum of African Art - Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
   Editions - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
   Novecento Mai Visto - Highlights from the Daimler Art Collection - From Albers to Warhol to (now) - Museo di Santa Giulia, Brescia
   Concrete - Fotografie Und Architektur - Jubiläumsausstellung 1 - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
   The Loom of the Land - Stevenson, Johannesburg

   The progress of love - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX
   South Africa In Apartheid And After - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
Description and image  Particulars / Third Room - Christine König Galerie, Vienna
   Africa - Photographs and Video from the Martin Z. Margulies Collection - Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Ft. Myers, FL
   Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Viewpoint / A closer look at showing - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam
   Everything Was Moving: Photography from the 60s and 70s - Barbican Art Gallery, London
   Newtopia - Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen
   Portrait/landscape: Genre Boundaries - Moscow museum of modern art - MMOMA, Moscow
   Collection Freddy Denaës - Ex nugis seria - Le Chateau d'Eau, Toulouse
   A Blind Spot - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
   African Photography: For Whose Eyes? - Mandeville Gallery, Schenectady, NY
   Revolution vs Revolution - Beirut Art Center, Beirut
   Advance/ . . .Notice - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg

   You Have Been There - Marian Goodman Gallery, New York City, NY
   You Are Not Alone - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
   You Have Been There - Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
   You are not alone - Fundación Joan Miró, Barcelona
   La Ciudad Magnifica (Arquitecturas En La Colección Circa Xx-Pilar Citoler) - Centro Andaluz de la Fotografía, Almería
   Appropriated Landscapes - The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm
Description and image  Biennale di Venezia - 54th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Showing... - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
Description  Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London
   Where is my Place? - Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice
   The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today  - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich

   Staff Picks 2010 - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
Description and image ARTCO Galerie GmbHFINE ART 2010 - ARTCO Galerie GmbH, Herzogenrath Send message
   BREAKING NEWS. Contemporary Photography from the Middle East and Africa - Ex Ospedale Sant’Agostino, Modena
Description and image  29° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
   Winter Show - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
Description  The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
Description  Press Art - Sammlung Annette und Peter Nobel - Museum der Moderne - MdM Mönchsberg, Salzburg
   70s - Photography and Everyday Life - Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam
   Márgenes de Silencio / Margins of Silence - Centro de Artes Visuales Helga de Alvear, Cáceres
   South African Photography 1950 - 2010 - Apartheid - Struggle - Democracy - Museum Goch, Goch
   Winter Show - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
Description  Malas Calles - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
   Años 70. Fotografía y vida cotidiana - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla

  ARTCO Galerie GmbHARTCO - FINE ART - ARTCO Galerie GmbH, Herzogenrath Send message
Description and image  EX NUGIS SERIA d'Afrique et d'ailleurs... - Maison d'Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur Marne
   Beyond Beauty: Photographs from the Duke University Special Collections Library - Duke University, Durham, NC
Description and image  Adding Substractions - Bag Factory, Johannesburg
   prospekt Johannesburg - Gl Holtegaard, Holte
Description and image Daimler ContemporaryMercedes- Benz Award for South African Art and Culture 2009 - Daimler Contemporary, Berlin Send message
   Then & now: South African photography - MGA - Monash Gallery of Art, Wheelers Hill, Victoria

   Summer 2008/9: Projects - Stevenson, Cape Town
   INPUT - Colecção Sindika Dokolo - Museu Nacional de História Natural, Luanda
   EL ARCHIVO UNIVERSAL. La condición del documento y la utopía fotográfica moderna - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
   Beyond the Familiar: Photography and the Construction of Community - Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
Description  Here Is Every. Four Decades of Contemporary Art - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Masterworks - The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
   Home Lands-Land Marks: Contemporary Art from South America - Haunch of Venison - London, London
   Street & Studio: an urban history of photography - Tate Modern, London
   Disguise: The art of attracting and deflecting attention - Stevenson, Cape Town
   Then and Now: Eight South African Photographers - Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, NC
   Cities in Crisis - Photographs of the South African Urban Landscape - FADA Gallery, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, Johannesburg
   Reality Check - South African National Gallery, Cape Town
   Make Art/Stop AIDS - Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

   Eyes Wide Open – New to the Stedelijk & The Monique Zajfen Collection - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   Summer 2007/8 - Stevenson, Cape Town
   2nd Arts in Marrakech International Biennale - Marrakech Biennale, Marrakech
   Apartheid - The South African Mirror - CCCB - Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Barcelona
Description  Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Südafrika - Kunstmuseum Bochum, Bochum
   South African Art: Signs - Danubiana - Meulensteen Art Museum, Bratislava
   The Loaded Lens - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
   Africa Remix - Contemporary art of a continent - Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG), Johannesburg
Description and image  Documenta 12 - Documenta, Kassel
   Being Beauteous - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Description  Cross-Border. Fotografie und Videokunst aus dem MUMOK Wien - Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart
   TRANS CAPE - contemporary African art on the move - - Trans Cape Africa, Cape Town (closed)
   Lift Off Part I - Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
Description  Zeitgenössische Fotokunst aus Südafrika - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

   South African Art Now - Stevenson, Cape Town
   Africa Remix - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
   From the Vaults: Recent Acquisitions - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
   Click Double Click - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
   Why Pictures Now - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig - MUMOK , Vienna
Description and image  Africa Remix - Contemporary Art of a Continent - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
   Black, Brown, White - Fotografie aus Südafrika - Kunsthalle Wien (Museumsquartier), Vienna
   Click Double click - Haus der Kunst München, Munich

   South African art 1848 - now - Stevenson, Cape Town
   African Remix - l'art contemporain d'un continent - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
Description  Faces in the Crowd - Picturing Modern Life from Manet to Today - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   Africa Remix – Contemporary Art of a Continent - Hayward Gallery, London

Description and image  Eye Spy - Photography From The Permanent Collection - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD Downtown, San Diego, CA
   Afrika Remix - Zeitgenössische Kunst eines Kontinents - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
   Citigroup Photography Prize 2004 - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
Description and image  DAVID GOLDBLATT | SANTU MOFOKENG | ZWELETHU MTHETHWA - Christine König Galerie, Vienna
Description and image  Citigroup Photography Prize - The Photographers' Gallery, London

Description and image  Strangers: the first ICP triennial of photography and video - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

   Surviving APartheid - Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris
Description and image  Documenta 11 - Edition Schellmann, Munich
   Quotidian - Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, WA
Description and image  Documenta 11 - Documenta, Kassel
Description and image  25° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo

   Head North. Views from the South African National Gallery Permanent Collection - South African National Gallery, Cape Town
Description  Head North - Bildmuseet, Umeå

   South Africa: The Cordoned Heart - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY


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 Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris


 Galerie Paul Andriesse, Amsterdam

South Africa

 Goodman Gallery Cape, Cape Town
 Stevenson, Cape Town
 The Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg


 Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid


 Kyle Kauffman Gallery, New York City, NY


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 The National Museum of Photography - The Black Diamond, Copenhagen


 Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, Nantes


 Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
 The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm


 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam

South Africa

 Unisa Art Gallery, Pretoria


 Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona

United Kingdom

 Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London


 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA


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