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Lee Miller  1907-1977, US

(Elizabeth Miller)
Rank (2014): 1655 – 

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Photography, Documentary photography

to top Most exhibitions in:

United Kingdom 22
USA 19
Germany 12
France 8
Australia 5

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Artist Rank
Man Ray  19 25
Richard Avedon  346 9

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  Falmouth Art Gallery, United Kingdom 3
  Sandra Byron Gallery, Australia 3
  NPG - National Portrait Gallery, United Kingdom 2
  San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, USA 2
  Tate Modern, United Kingdom 2

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23.4.1907 Born in Poughkeepsie, NY (US)

27.7.1977 Died in Chiddingly, ESX, England (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 91  Please report missing Information

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   Lee Miller’s War - Art Exchange, Colchester

   Lee Miller - Photographs - Galerie Hiltawsky, Berlin
   Lee Miller's surrealist eye - Øregaard Museum, Hellerup

   Legendary Lee Miller - Galerija Jakopič, Ljubljana
   Lee Millers surrealistiske blikk - Stenersenmuseet, Oslo

Description  Lee Miller and the surrealist eye - Millesgården, Lidingö
   Lee Miller - Surrealist photographer - Mjellby Konstmuseum, Halmstad

   Lee Miller - Jeu de Paume, Paris
   The Art of Lee Miller - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   The Art of Lee Miller - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

   Print sales - The Photographers' Gallery, London
   The Art of Lee Miller - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London
   Lee Miller 1907-1977 - - Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney, NSW (closed, 2008)
   Lee Miller - Picasso en privat - Museo Picasso, Barcelona

   Lee Miller - Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg

Description and image  Lee Miller - Portraits - NPG - National Portrait Gallery, London

Description and image  Lee Miller - - Galerie Six Friedrich Lisa Ungar, Munich (closed)

   Lee Miller - Tennis Palace, Helsinki

   The Lives of Lee Miller - Gallery of Photography, Dublin

   The Legendary Lee Miller - Presentation House Gallery - PHG, North Vancouver, BC

   The legendary Lee Miller. Photographer 1929–1964 - The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC

Description  Lee Miller - photographer - Wellington City Gallery, Wellington
   Lee Miller - Photographer - Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch

   Lee Miller - Fotografien 1929-1964 - Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart

   Lee Miller - Fotografien 1929-1964 - FFI - Fotografie Forum international, Frankfurt/Main

   Lee Miller's War - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London

   Lee Miller: a Photographer rediscovered - Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA
   Lee Miller: Photographer - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   Lee Miller: Photographer - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Le Miller - Yokohama Museum of Art, Nishi-ku, Yokohama

   Lee Miller: Photographer - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Lee Miller - Third Eye Centre, Glasgow, Scotland


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   Les Désastres De La Guerre. 1800-2014 - Musée du Louvre-Lens, Lens
   Project 06: Conflict: Art And War - Contemporary Art Society, London
   CounterIntelligence - Justina M Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

   Té con Nefertiti - IVAM - Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, Valencia
   Sie. Selbst. Nackt. Paula Modersohn-Becker und andere Künstlerinnen im Selbstakt - Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum, Bremen
   The Fogel Collection: A Collection Within a Collection - Marshall Fine Arts Center Atrium Gallery, Haverford, PA
   Le Theoreme De Nefertiti - Itinéraire De L'œuvre D'art : La Création Des Icônes - Institute du Monde Arabe, Paris

   Finders Keepers - Michael Hoppen Gallery, London
   In Wonderland. Mujeres surrealistas en México y los Estados Unidos - Museo de Arte Moderno de Mexico City, Mexico City
   Man Ray | Lee Miller, Partners in Surrealism - Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
   Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
   Au pays des merveilles - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
   Conmigo, yo mismo, yo. - Museo Picasso Málaga, Málaga
   Der Mensch und seine Objekte - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
   In Wonderland: The Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists in Mexico and the United States - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
   A childhood with the Surrealists - Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall

   Apocalypses, la disparition des villes - De Dresde à Detroit (1944-2010) - Le Pavillon Populaire, Montpellier
   Apocalypses, la disparition des villes. - Polka Galerie, Paris
   Ichundichundich Memyselfandi - Picasso im Fotoporträt - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
   Curated by… - beaumontpublic, Luxembourg
   Man Ray | Lee Miller, Partners in Surrealism - Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
   Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance, and the Camera Since 1870 - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Leipzig . Fotografie seit 1839 / 1918-1961 - Stadtgeschichtliches Museum Leipzig, Leipzig
   Masters of Photography - Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall

Description  Exposed Voyeurism, Surveillance, and the Camera Since 1870 - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   Cross Purposes - Shock and Contemplation in Images of the Crucifixion - Ben Uri Gallery - The London Jewish Museum of Art, London
Description and image  Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera - Tate Modern, London
Description and image  Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Connections - Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall

   Gegen jede Vernunft - Surrealismus Paris – Prag - Die surrealistische Fotografie in Paris und Prag - Kunstverein Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen
Description and image  Angels of Anarchy - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
   Scatti di Guerra. Lee Miller and Tony Vaccaro dallo sbarco in Normandia alla Liberazione - Scuderie del Quirinale, Rome
   Au féminin - Women Photographing Women - Centre Culturel Calouste Gulbenkian, Paris
   The Long Arm of Coincidence - Pace / Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY

   Mujeres en plural - Fundacion Canal, Madrid
   Facebook: Images of People in Photographs from the Collection - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
   Artitsts see Artists /Portraits 1895-1979 - - Deborah Bell/Photographs, New York City, NY (closed, 2011)
   Street & Studio: an urban history of photography - Tate Modern, London

   Opening Group Show at 88 George Street - - Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney, NSW (closed, 2008)

   Voodoo Macbeth - De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea
   Brighton Photo Biennial 2006 - Brighton Photo Biennial, Brighton
   Dada's Boys - Identity and Play in Contemporary Art - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
   Forms and Passion - - Sandra Byron Gallery, Sydney, NSW (closed, 2008)

   De la comtesse De Castiglione à Cindy Sherman - Galerie de France, Paris
Description  Begierde im Blick - Surrealistische Photographie - Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg

   The Pain of War - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
Description  Wherever I am. Yael Bartana, Emily Jacir, Lee Miller - Modern Art Oxford, Oxford
   Man Ray & Lee Miller - Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam
   THE MUSE - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY

Description  Surrealist Muse - Lee Miller, Roland Penrose and Man Ray - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

   softharddanger - Artspace Sydney, Sydney, NSW
Description and image  in search of Balkania - Neue Galerie Graz - Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz
   Vues d'architectures, Photographies XIX et XX - Musee de Grenoble, Grenoble
   My Head is on Fire but my Heart is full of Love - Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

   Sade surreal - Der Marquis de Sade und die erotische Fantasie des Surrealismus - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
   Mirror, Mirror - NPG - National Portrait Gallery, London
   Mirror Mirror - The Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, Somerset
   Is Yours the artistic hand? - Cokkie Snoei Rotterdam, Rotterdam

   21 Days of Darkness - Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland


 Dealer Directory  4


 Galerie Hiltawsky, Berlin


 Hug-Gallery for Intern.Photography, Amsterdam


 David Gallery (ex Apex Fine Art), Culver City, CA
 Staley-Wise Gallery, New York City, NY


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 Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam


 Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne

United Kingdom

 Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall
 The Photographers' Gallery, London


 The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
 Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA
 The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA


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