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Ralph Eugene Meatyard  1925-1972, US

Rank (2014): 2430 – 

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USA 59
France 6
Sweden 3
Switzerland 3
Australia 2

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Artist Rank
Lee Friedlander  222 13
Diane Arbus  205 13
Harry Callahan  890 11
Helen Levitt  1089 11

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  Fraenkel Gallery, USA 9
  ICP - International Center of Photography, USA 3
  Stephen Daiter Gallery, USA 3

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1925 Born in Normal, IL (US)

1972 Died in Lexington, KY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 78  Please report missing Information

until 31.1.2015
   Disturbing Innocence - FLAG Art Foundation, New York City, NY Send message

until 31.1.2015
   The Plot Thickens - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA Send message


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   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Peter Freeman, Inc., New York City, NY
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard: Dolls and Masks - The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Gitterman Gallery, New York City, NY
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard: Dolls and Masks - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Abstractions 1957-1972 - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Obsessions Of The Oculist - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Ralph Eugène Meatyard - Lucybelle Crater & Others - Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris

Description and image  Ralph Eugene Meatyard - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - The Family Album of Lucybelle Crater - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Real than Real - Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, ON
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - in perspective - Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard: An American Visionary - Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach
   Ralph Eugene Meatyard: An American Visionary - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
   Father Louie: Photographs of Thomas Merton - The Center for Book Arts , New York City, NY

   Ralph E. Meatyard - Moderna Museet, Stockholm

   Ralph Eugene Meatyard - Southern Gothic - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

   Ralph Eugene - Art Museum at U.C. Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA


to top Group shows   53

   ghost outfit - team (gallery, inc.), New York City, NY

   Identity: Psychological Portraiture - Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Paint it blck - FRAC - Ile-de-France Le Plateau, Paris
   Light Sensitive - Duke University, Durham, NC
   Encounter - Galerie Zürcher - New York, New York City, NY
   The Unphotographable - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

   The angels of Klee - Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
   The Supersurrealism - Moderna Museet Malmö, Malmö
   Mutables - Eli Ridgway Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Howard Greenberg, Collection - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne
   Burchfield | Meatyard - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   At the Edge: Recent Acquisitions - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
   A Discerning Eye: Julian T. Baker Jr. Photography Collection - North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
   Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography - Aperture Gallery, New York City, NY

   Eye/object: Photographs From the Collection of Jonathan Williams - Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Recent Photography Acquisitions - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   The Fleeting Glimpse: Selections in Modern and Contemporary Photography from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts - Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA
   Cinq Étranges Albums De Famille - le Bal, Paris

   Selections from a Collection - Gitterman Gallery, New York City, NY
   Les suds profonds de l'Amérique  - Le Pavillon Populaire, Montpellier
   What I Did Last Summer - Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Furthermore: 30th Anniversary Exhibition - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Eye Of The Mind - Fountain Gallery, New York City, NY

   Hide & Seek: Picturing Childhood - The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
   In Focus: Making a Scene - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   City/Country: Photographs from the Henry V. Heuser, Jr. Collection - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
Description  Reality Revisted - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
   This Is Not a Fashion Photograph: Selections from the ICP Collection - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

   Beyond the Backyard - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
   Lost Paradise – Der Blick des Engels - Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
   Selections One - Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, CO
   Presumed Innocence: Photographic Perspectives of Children - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA

   Empty Nest: The Changing Face of Childhood in Art, 1880 to the Present - Nathan A. Bernstein Co. Ltd., New York City, NY
   Fantasy - C´est pas de jeu! - Centre photographique d’Ile-de-France, Pontault Combault
   25 years A Celebration - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
   A Selection of Exceptional Vintage Photographs - Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL

   Beyond Real: Dressing Up - Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, NSW
   Mascarada - DA2 - Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca
   20ème anniversaire de la galerie - Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris

   Beyond Real - Part 1 Dressing Up - Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, NSW
   Made in the Shade - Pace / Macgill Gallery, New York City, NY

   Portraits/Autoportraits - Photographies - Guy Ledune, Brussels

Description  The faceless figure - photographs from the collection - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
   Herb Ritts Private Collection - Fahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Flesh Tones - 100 Years of the Nude - Robert Mann Gallery, New York City, NY

   Several Exceptionally Good Recently Acquired Pictures XV - Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
   Into the Woods - Julie Saul Gallery, New York City, NY

   Moodstruck - Photographs from the Permanent Collection - University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

   The Cottingley Fairies and other Apparitions - Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City, NY

   Tenth Anniversary Exhibition - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

   I Shall Save One Land Unvisited: Eleven Photographers of the South - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

   Seven Contemporary Photographers - Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

   The Sense of Abstraction - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY


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 Galerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris


 Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
 Gitterman Gallery, New York City, NY
 Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA


to top Collections  10   Please report missing Information


 49 NORD 6 EST – Frac Lorraine, Metz
 Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris


 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem


 Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur


 University Museum of Contemporary Art - UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA
 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
 MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
 The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA


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