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W. Eugene Smith  1918-1978, US

(William Eugene Smith)
Rank (2014): 1909 – 

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Photography, Documentary photography
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Country
USA 90
Spain 9
France 6
Germany 6
United Kingdom 5




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Artist Rank
Henri Cartier-Bresson  212 31
Paul Strand  752 25
Robert Capa  845 24
Weegee  757 24




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  MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, USA 11
  ICP - International Center of Photography, USA 10
  Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, USA 4



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1918 Born in Wichita, KS (US)


1978 Died in Tucson, AZ (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 141  Please report missing Information



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2012
   The Jazz Loft Project: W. Eugene Smith in New York City, 1957-1965 - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
   The Jazz Loft Project: W. Eugene Smith In Nyc, 1957-1965 - The Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
   Deutscher Fotobuchpreis 2012 - Forum für Fotografie, Cologne
   W. Eugene Smith / Norton Photography Gallery - Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
   William Eugene Smith - Pittsburgh, l'impossible labyrinthe (1955-1958) - Le Pavillon Populaire, Montpellier

2011
   The Jazz Loft Project: W. Eugene Smith in New York City, 1957-1965 - Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, NC

2010
   More Real than Reality - Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam

2008
   Living with the Dead: W. Eugene Smith and World War II - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   W. Eugene Smith - National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto (MOMAK), Kyoto
   W. Eugene Smith: The Art of History - Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York City, NY

2005
   W. Eugene Smith - Robert Mann Gallery, New York City, NY

2003
   A Sense of Hope: The Photographs of W. Eugene Smith--Museum Techniques Student Exhibition - Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
   Dream Street: W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh Photographs - Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, NC

2002
   Dream Street: W. Eugene Smith’s Pittsburgh Photographs - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
   W. Eugene Smith: Selections from the Classic Photographic essays - Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
   Dream Street: W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh Photographs - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

2001
   Dream Street - W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh Photographs - Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, PA
   Pittsburgh: Vintage Photographs by W. Eugene Smith from 1955-1958 - Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA

1999
   W Eugene Smith - Photographs - Visual Research Centre, Dundee, Scotland
   W. Eugene Smith - Der grosse Reportagefotograf (1918-1978) - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur

1998
   W. Eugene Smith - Vintage Photographs - Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL

1995
   W. Eugene Smith - Vintage Photographs - Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1994
   W. Eugene Smith - Reportage with Heart - Robert Mann Gallery, New York City, NY

1992
   Photographs by W. Eugene Smith: A Recent Gift - Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX

1988
   W. Eugene Smith: The Dr. Richard L. Sandor Gift - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1987
   W. Eugene Smith: Let Truth Be the Prejudice - Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX

1986
   W. Eugene Smith: Let Truth Be The Prejudice - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1985
   W. Eugene Smith: Let Truth Be the Prejudice - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

1984
   W. Eugène Smith - Le Chateau d'Eau, Toulouse

1979
   W. Eugene Smith - Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich
   W. Eugene Smith - Photographic Gallery Hippolyte, Helsinki

1978
   Eugene Smith Memorial - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1975
   Eugene Smith: Photographs - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London

1966
   Photographs by W. Eugene Smith - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

1944
   Pacific Report: Photos By Eugene Smith - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

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2014
   Private Collections Exposed - Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA

2013
Description and image  War/photography: Images Of Armed Conflict And Its Aftermath - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
Description  War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Description and image  Inner Journeys - Maison Particulière Art Center, Brussels
   50/50 - Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, NY

2012
   War/photography: Images Of Armed Conflict And Its Aftermath - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Gaze - The Changing Face of Portrait Photography - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
   Magnum am Set - Magnum Photos Paris, Paris
   Howard Greenberg, Collection - Musée de l´Elysée, Lausanne
   Charlotte Rampling - Albums secrets - Maison de la Photographie, Lille
   Hearing Pictures - The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
   Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography - Aperture Gallery, New York City, NY
   A New Vision: Modernist Photography - Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH
   Group Exhibition"1955" - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, ON
   100 Years of Photography - Thomas H. Bayly Building, Charlottesville, VA

2011
   Fifteen Years - Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
   Behind Those Planes Are the Stars - The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
   Coal + Ice - Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Beijing
   Eye/object: Photographs From the Collection of Jonathan Williams - Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
   The Telling Image - Photographs From The Collection! - Preus Museum, Horten
   Masters of American Photography - Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
   Shout Freedom! Photo League Selections from the Columbus Museum of Art - Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA
   Pure Photography, Post Production and Mixed Media - Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
   Moments of our Time - Atlas Gallery, London

2010
Description  Face to Face: 150 Years of Photographic Portraiture - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
   Staff Picks 2010 - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
   Selections from a Collection - Gitterman Gallery, New York City, NY
   Hope & Pain - Blindspot Gallery, Hong Kong
   Art of Caring - A Look at Life through photography - Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati, OH
   Engaged Observers: Documentary Photography since the Sixties - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Art of Our Time: Selections from the Ulrich Museum of Art - Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
   Unbearable Beauty: Triumph of the Human Spirit - Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA
   An American Sound - Jenkins Johnson Gallery - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

2009
   In Focus: The Worker - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   DARKSIDE II - Fotografische Macht und fotografierte Gewalt, Krankheit und Tod - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
   Faces - Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, CO
   Paired Photographs - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
   The art of caring: A Look at Life Though Photography - New Orleans Museum of Art NOMA, New Orleans, LA
   Los Desastres y la Fotografía de Guerra - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

2008
   Masterpiece Photographs from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts: The Curatorial Legacy of Carroll T. Hartwell - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
   Fotógrafos da Vida Moderna - Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo
   PHotoEspaña 08 - PHotoEspaña, Madrid
   Masters of Black and White - Including Selections from The Drapkin Collection - FMoPA - Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL
   MAGNUM - 60 Years of Photoqraphy - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam

2007
   The Search to See II: Photographs from the Collection of Frederick B. Scheel - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
   25 years A Celebration - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
   Ingenium.Photographie et Ingeniosite 1846 - 2006 - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
   Another View: Photographs from the Seresin Family Collection - Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin
   Human Interest - Photoessays from the Collection - Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2006
   Colleziona - Forma - Centro Internazionale di Fotografia, Milan
   Revelation (Uppenbar(a)t) - Kulturhuset Stockholm, Stockholm
   LIFE - I grandi fotografi - Forma - Centro Internazionale di Fotografia, Milan
Description  To the Human Future - Flight from the Dark Side - Art Tower Mito ATM, Mito
Description  From the Printed Page: Photographs from the MFAH Collection - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX

2005
   The Body at Risk - Photography of Disorder, Illness, and Healing - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Profiling America - Forum für Fotografie, Cologne
   The Passion of The Private Collector - Huis Marseille stichting voor fotografie, Amsterdam

2004
   The Pain of War - Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
   Variaciones en España - Fotografía y Arte 1900 - 1980 - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Description and image  In the News: Vintage Photojournalism from 1940 to 1965 - Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA
   PHotoEspaña 04 - Historias - PHotoEspaña, Madrid
   Photography and art. Variations in Spain 1900-1980 - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo

2003
Description and image  Corpus Christi _ Christus-Darstellungen in der photographie, 1850-2001 - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   American photography - Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen
   Histories of Photography - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

2002
Description and image  World War II: Vintage Photographs - Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA

2001
   Human Intervention - Contemporary Landscape Photography - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
   Surely We Are Essential Images of Nursing in the Twentieth Century - Thomas H. Bayly Building, Charlottesville, VA

2000
   La Fotografía en Extremadura (1847 - 1951) - Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo MEIAC, Badajoz
Description  Breathless! Photography and time - Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A, London

1999
Description and image  Augenblick und Endlichkeit - Museum Ludwig, Cologne
   Photography from the Collection - Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS
   Abierto a Extremadura - Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo MEIAC, Badajoz

1998
   Narrative and Abstraction in 20th Century Photography - Mary & Leigh Block Museum of Art, Evanston, IL

1997
   (Un)Chained: Visions of Freedom and Unfreedom in Prints and Photographs - Thomas H. Bayly Building, Charlottesville, VA
   The Big City: Prints, Drawings, and Photographs - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

1996
   Double vie, Double vue - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
   Magnum – 50 Jahre Fotografie - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
   By Night - Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris

1993
   Magnum. 50 años de fotografía - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

1992
   Pantheon der Photographie im XX. Jahrhundert - Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn
   In Our Time: The World as Seen by Magnum Photographers - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

1991
   Art of the Forties - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1988
   Master Photographs From the "Photography in the Fine Arts" Exhibitions, 1959–1967 - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1987
   American Dreams - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

1986
   Masterpieces of 20th Century Photography - Cornerhouse, Manchester

1985
   Self Portrait: The Photographer's Persona 1840-1985 - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1981
   The New Color: A Decade of Color Photography - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1980
   Photographic Crossroads, The Photo League - Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
   Photography of the Fifties: An American Perspective - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1979
   Photographic Crossroads, The Photo League - University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, IA

1978
   Photographes du XXe siècle : Stieglitz, Steichen et leurs successeurs - Musée d´art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, QC
   Photographic Crossroads, The Photo League - The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
   Photographic Crossroads, The Photo League - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Photographic Crossroads, The Photo League - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Photographic Crossroads: The Photo League - National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON

1976
   Masters of the Camera: Stieglitz, Steichen and Their Successors - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1975
   Minamata: Life Sacred and Profane - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY

1974
   Public Landscapes: An Exhibition of Photographs - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1969
   Portrait Photographs - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1965
   The Photo Essay - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1964
   The Photographer's Eye - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1957
   70 Photographers Look at New York - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1952
   Diogenes with a Camera - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

1951
   Contemporary Photography (memorable Life Photographs) - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX

1948
   50 Photographs by 50 Photographers - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

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France

 Magnum Photos Paris, Paris

USA

 Wach Gallery, Avon Lake, OH
 Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL
 Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
 Robert Mann Gallery, New York City, NY
 L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, New York City, NY
 Lee Gallery, Winchester, MA

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Israel

 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
 Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv

New Zealand

 Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington

Spain

 Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo MEIAC, Badajoz

USA

 UNM Art Museum - University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
 The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
 Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
 Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
 Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL
 MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
 Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
 MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
 Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI
 Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH
 Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
 The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
 The Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
 The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

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