biography of Carrie Mae WEEMS (1953)

Personal data


Birth : 1953 - Portland OR Oregon, United States
Sex : F

Address

Brooklyn, New York NY New York, United States

Education

UC University of California – Berkeley CA, United States
1981 : California Institute of the Arts (BFA) – 24700 McBean Parkway – Valencia CA, United States
1984 : UCSD University of California at San Diego (MFA) – 9500 Gilman Drive – La Jolla CA, United States

Professional data


Work and Life

Lives and works in Brooklyn NY, USA


Prizes

1994

1994 : Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Biennial Competition Award – New York NY, United States
Awarded by : The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation – c/o The American Federation of Arts 41 East 65 th Street – New York NY, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Fabric creation - Installation
Photography : Digital image

Subject

history/society
communities
medicine
society problems
technology

Works

Sea Islands
Date of creation : 1991-1992
Medium : Photograph
 
Kitchen Table
Date of creation : 1990
Medium : Photograph
 
Date of creation : 1989-1990
Medium : Photograph
 
Ain't Jokin'
Date of creation : 1987-1988
Medium : Photograph
 
Family Pictures and Stories
Date of creation : 1978-1984
Medium : Photograph
Subject : documentation
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2003

The Louisiana Project
Newcomb Art Gallery – Tulane University – New Orleans LA, United States
10/09/2003 – 12/14/2003

2002

The Hampton Project
Hood Museum of Art – Hanover NH, United States
09/14/2002 – 12/01/2002

The Jefferson Suite
Palmer Museum of Art – The Pennsylvania State University – University Park PA, United States
03/12/2002 – 06/09/2002

The Hampton Project
University Art Museum – California State University, Long Beach – Long Beach CA, United States
01/29/2002 – 04/27/2002

2001

The Hampton Project
Nelson Atkins Museum of Art – Kansas City MO, United States
10/20/2001 – 01/02/2002

The Hampton Project
High Museum of Art – Atlanta GA, United States
06/02/2001 – 09/06/2001

The Hampton Project
ICP International Center of Photography – New York NY, United States
01/27/2001 – 04/01/2001

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States

Art Chicago 2003
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall – Chicago IL, United States
05/09/2003 – 05/12/2003
Represented by : Rhona Hoffman Gallery – 118 North Peoria Street – Chicago IL, United States

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Rhona Hoffman Gallery – 118 North Peoria Street – Chicago IL, United States

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States

Art Miami, n° 11
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
01/18/2001 – 01/22/2001
Represented by : Hand Print Workshop International – 210 West Windsor Avenue – Alexandria VA, United States

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States

2000

The Art Show
New York NY, United States
02/24/2000 – 02/28/2000
Represented by : P.P.O.W. Pilkington-Olsoff Fine Arts, Inc – 555 W 25th Street, Second Floor – New York NY, United States


Group exhibitions

2002

Visions from America: Photographs from the Whitney Museum of American Art
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
06/27/2002 – 09/22/2002

1997

Futuro, presente, passato – 47° Biennale di Venezia
Giardini di Castello / Arsenale – Venice VE, Italy
06/15/1997 – 11/09/1997

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Blink, 100 photographers, 010 curators, 010 writers
Publisher: Phaidon Press – Regent’s Wharf – London, United Kingdom
2002
ISBN : 0714841994


Periodicals

2001

LOVELACE Carey – Carrie Mae weems at the International Center of Photography Uptown
in: Art in America p. 123
New York NY, United States
06/2001

Legals