ABOUT

Mark Christopher Steinmetz resides in Athens, Georgia.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016        Wouter Van Leeuwen Galerie, Amsterdam
2015       South, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
2014       Paris, Italy, Galerie Madé, Paris
                  À la croisée des chemins, Box
                 Galerie, Brussels
2013      Photographs, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco
                 Summertime, MiCamera, Milano (with Guido Guidi)
                  South, Galerie Wouter van Leeuwen, Amsterdam
2012      Summertime, Charles Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR
2010       Greater Atlanta, Charles Hartman Fine Art, Portland, Oregon
                  SiFest, Savignano, Italy
                  MiCamera, Milano
2008       Charles Hartman Fine Art, Portland, Oregon
2006       Garden, Visual Arts Gallery, Emory University, Atlanta
2005       Project Gallery, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
2002       South, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
1999        Nightfall, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
1997        Youth, Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016        Edge to Edge, Moca GA, Atlanta, GA
                   Southern Accent, Southern Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC
                   Face to Face, Bowling Green State University Gallery
                  Lux, The Radiant Sea, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
                 The Teen Years, Joseph Bellows Gallery, La Jolla                 
2012        Americana, Box Galerie, Brussels
2011        Beautiful Vagabonds, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
                  East of Eden, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center
                  Point of View, High Museum of Art, Atlanta
                  On Location, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
                   American Psyche, Religare Art Gallery, New Delhi, India
2009       Modern Wing Inaugural Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago
                 Faces, Charles Hartman Fine Art, Portland, Oregon
                The Tree 树, James Cohan Gallery, Shanghai, China
2008       Girls on the Verge: Portraits of Adolescence, The Art Institute of
                  Chicago
2007       Permanent Collection, Museum of Modern Art, NY
2005       Permanent Collection, Museum of Modern Art, NY
                 No Eyes - Selections from the Collection Dancing Bear,
                Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France
                 When We Were Young, Foley Gallery, New York
2004       Picturing the Modern World, James Nicholson Gallery, San
                 Francisco
                 Recent Acquisitions, The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New
                 Orleans
                Common Ground, Corcoran Gallery, Washington, D.C.
                Artists on the Road, Spruill Gallery, Atlanta
                 Recent Acquisitions, The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
2003       New to View, The Art Institute of Chicago
                 Visiting Faculty Exhibition, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
2002      Recent Acquisitions, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
                New Acquisitions, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
                Permanent Collection, New Orleans Museum of Art

FELLOWSHIPS

2016       Commission, Picturing the South series, High Museum of Art, Atlanta
2013        Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (September/October)
2006       George Gund Foundation Commission, Cleveland, Ohio
1995        Georgia Council for the Arts Grant
1994        John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship

COLLECTIONS

                Art Institute of Chicago
                Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris
                Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN
                Knoxville Museum of Art
                Los Angeles County Museum of Art
                Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
                Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago
                Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
                Museum of Modern Art, New York
                Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
                New Orleans Museum of Art
                Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
                PaineWebber, New York
                Pier 24, San Francisco
                Portland Museum of Art, Portland, OR
                Readers Digest, Pleasantville, New Jersey
                Sir Elton John Collection
                San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
                Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
                Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven

 

 

 

 

           

           

 

 

VISITING ARTIST/LECTURES

 

2016     Yale University,  New Haven (visiting critic, fall semester)
                 Univ. of Hartford MFA program, Berlin, Germany
                 Colby College, Waterville, Maine
2015     Univ. of Hartford MFA program, Berlin, Germany
                Pratt Institute, Brooklyn
                Yale University, New Haven (visiting critic, fall semester)
                Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut
                 Duke University, Durham, NC
2014     Aperture Workshop, New York
                Massachusetts College of Art, Boston
                The Mill, Riga, Latvia
                International Summer School of Photography, Pelci, Latvia
                MiCamera Workshop, Val Trebbia, Italy
                Univ. of Hartford MFA program, Berlin
2013     California College of the Arts/Pier 24, San Francisco
                International Center of Photography, New York
                Columbia University, New York
                Tulane University, New Orleans
                Project Basho, Philadelphia
                MiCamera, Milano
                East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
                Le Bal, Festival du Livre de Photographie, Paris
2012     Univ. of Hartford, Berlin, Germany & Hartford, CT
                Visual Studies Workshop Photo Book Symposium, Rochester, NY
                La Casa Encendida, Madrid
2011      Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2010      Yale University, New Haven, CT
                 SUNY, Purchase, NY
                 Alfred University, Alfred, NY
                 Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

PUBLICATIONS

2016    Juxtapoz (San Fransisco), April
               Huck, Issue #57 (London)
               True Image (London)
                Union (Tokyo) Issue #10
2015     Heavy (Australia). Volume One
                Camera (Paris), December
                Union, (Tokyo) Issue #7, Issue #8
2014     Hotshoe Magazine (London), Issue #190
                Blind Spot, Issue #47
                The Photographer’s Playbook, Aperture
                Union (Tokyo), Issue #6
                piK (Lausanne), Issue #06
                Tweed’s Magazine, Issue #1
2013     The New Review, The Independent on Sunday, 28 July
2012      Le réel de la photographie, Arnaud Claass, Filigranes, Paris
                Le Tigre, July/August issue, Paris
                Neon (Germany), September
                Contatti, edited by Giammaria de Gasparis, Postcart, Rome
                Canteen, issue 8, Brooklyn, NY
                The Americans List, Jason Eskenazi, Red Hook Editions
2011     Photographs Not Taken, edited by Will Steacy, Daylight Books
                Photo Book Award, Kassel, Germany (nominated by Robert
                Adams)
2010      Minimalism and Fashion, Elyssa Dimant, Harper Collins
2007       MoMA: Highlights since 1980, New York, NY           
2006       Blind Spot, Issue #32, April
2002       Visions from America, Whitney Museum of American Art
2000        Modern/Contemporary: Art at MoMA since 1980, Museum of Modern Art
                   Visualizing the Blues, Dixon Gallery, Memphis
                  Blind Spot, Issue #15, May

WRITING
                 Time/Lightbox (on the new MoMA)              
                
Time/Lightbox (on Baldwin Lee)
                 Time/ Lightbox (on Sage Sohier, Joan Albert and others)
                 The Photographer's Playbook essay
                 How to start a project, published on fototazo                                                                  
                 Essay on an image from Robert Frank's The Americans
                 Contatti (Italian book on contact sheets)

WRITTEN INTERVIEWS/ARTICLES ETC..

               Landscape Stories
              Twin Factory
               Vogue
                Magazine Gup               
                Rocket Science
                The Great Leap Sideways
                FotoFilmic
                Conscientious
                Ahorn Magazine
                TBW Books
                Blake Andrews Q & A
                © Richard B. Woodward essay - South Central
                © Peter Galassi essay - South East
                © Linh Dinh poem in Greater Atlanta


                

FILMED INTERVIEWS/LECTURES

                 Normal Vision
                 California College of the Arts
                 Vogue Italia
                 Flashes #4

COLLABORATION
                 A New Nothing (with Irina Rozovsky)