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Roman Vishniac  1897-1990, RU

Rank (2014): 5021 – 

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Male
Photography, Documentary photography



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Country
USA 23
Switzerland 5
Canada 2
France 2
Germany 2




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Artist Rank
Robert Frank  285 9
Manuel Álvarez-Bravo  864 8
Walker Evans  158 8
Weegee  796 8




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  ICP - International Center of Photography, USA 6
  The Corcoran Gallery of Art, USA 3
  MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, USA 3
  Howard Greenberg Gallery, USA 2



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1897 Born in Pavlosk (RU)


1990 Died in New York City, NY (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 36  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   16


2013
   Roman Vishniac Rediscovered - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

2009
   Of Life and Loss: The Polish Photographs of Roman Vishniac and Jeffrey Gusky - The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
Description  Roman Vishniac: Selections from The Vanished World - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL

2008
   Roman Vishniac: A Vanished World - McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON

2006
   Roman Vishniac - Un monde disparu - Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme, Paris

2005
Description  Roman Vishniacs Berlin - Jüdisches Museum Berlin, Berlin

2004
Description  Roman Vishniac - Images of a Vanished World - Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL

2001
   Roman Vishniac: Children of a Vanished World - Spertus Museum, Chicago, IL

1998
   Roman Vishniac - HackelBury Fine Art Limited, London (England)

1993
   Roman Vishniac: The Platinum Prints - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1985
   Roman Vishniac - Verschwundene Welt - LWL - Westfälisches Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Münster, Münster

1983
   Roman Vishniac: A Vanished World - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1982
   Roman Vishniac - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich

1974
   The Concerns of Roman Vishniac : Man, Nature and Science - Optica - centre for contemporary art, Montreal, QC

1973
   The Photography of Dr. Roman Vishniac - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1972
   Roman Vishniac - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

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to top Group shows   20


2013
   Fenêtres, de la Renaissance à nos jours. Dürer, Monet, Magritte... - Fondation de l'Hermitage, Lausanne
   David 'Chim' Seymour & Roman Vishniac: Affirmation - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY

2012
   Gaze - The Changing Face of Portrait Photography - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
   Howard Greenberg, Collection - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne
   Una finestra sul mondo - Da Dürer a Mondrian e oltre - Museo d'Arte di Lugano, Lugano
   A WINDOW ON THE WORLD, from Dürer to Mondrian and beyond - Museo Cantonale d´Arte Lugano, Lugano
   Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography - Aperture Gallery, New York City, NY

2009
   The Eternal Feminine - Scheinbaum & Russek LTD, Santa Fe, NM
   This Is Not a Fashion Photograph: Selections from the ICP Collection - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

2008
   Of Life and Loss: The Polish Photographs of Roman Vishniac and Jeffrey Gusky - Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
   Foto: Modernity In Central Europe, 1918–1945 - Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
   Presumed Innocence: Photographic Perspectives of Children - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA

2007
   25 years A Celebration - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY

2004
Description  Common Ground - Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

2003
   Les choix dCB - Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris

2001
   Imaging the Future 1- Perfecting Mankind: Eugenics and Photography - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1974
Description  Classics of Documentary Photography - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1951
   Abstraction in Photography - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1950
   Photographs by 51 Photographers - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
   Color Photography - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

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 Dealer Directory  3

Canada

 Marcia Rafelman Fine Arts, Toronto, ON

USA

 Gitterman Gallery, New York City, NY
 Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY

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Switzerland

 Fotostiftung Schweiz (Schweizerische Stiftung für die Photographie), Winterthur

USA

 MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

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