biography of Harry CALLAHAN (1912-1999)

Personal data


Birth : 1912 - Detroit MI Michigan, United States
Death : 03/15/1999 - Atlanta GA Georgia, United States
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Professional data


Work and Life

1941:Starts photography


Other professions

Engineer

1946 : Professor
Institute of Design – Illinois Institute of Technology – 350 N LaSalle Street – Chicago IL, United States

1962 – 1977 : Professor
RISD Rhode Island School of Design – Two College Street – Providence RI, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Photography : Bromoil gelatin silver print - Dye-transfer - Gelatin silver print - Vintage bromoil gelatin silver print

Subject

landscape
portrait
urbanism

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

Color
Gallery 292 – New York NY, United States
09/06/2002 – 10/12/2002

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Paris Photo n°10
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/16/2006 – 11/19/2006
Represented by : Galerie Camera Obscura – 268 boulevard Raspail – Paris, France

2005

Paris Photo n°9
Paris, France
11/17/2005 – 11/20/2005
Represented by : Galerie Thierry Marlat – 2 Rue de Jarente – Paris, France

2003

Art Chicago 2003
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall – Chicago IL, United States
05/09/2003 – 05/12/2003
Represented by : Etherton Gallery – 135 South 6th Avenue – Tucson AZ, United States

2002

Paris Photo, n°6
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/14/2002 – 11/17/2002

2001

Paris Photo, n°5
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : M-Fotografie Bochum – Schlossstr. 1a-Haus Weitmar – Bochum, Germany

AIPAD Photography Show
New York NY, United States
02/16/2001 – 02/18/2001
Represented by : Joseph Bellows Gallery – 7661 Girard Avenue – La Jolla CA, United States

Photo L.A The 10th Los Angeles Photographic Print Exposition
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium – Santa Monica CA, United States
01/18/2001 – 01/21/2001
Represented by : Joseph Bellows Gallery – 7661 Girard Avenue – La Jolla CA, United States

2000

Art Jonction, n° 14
Nice, France
09/14/2000 – 09/18/2000
Represented by : Galerie Gary Hulton – 22 Rue de la Place Neuve – La Gaude, France

Photo San Francisco, n° 1
Fort Mason – San Francisco CA, United States
07/27/2000 – 07/30/2000
Represented by : Carol Ehlers Gallery Limited – Suite 303 750 North Orleans – Chicago IL, United States

1998

SAGA – 12ème Salon des Arts Graphiques Actuels
Espace Eiffel Branly – Paris, France
04/23/1998 – 04/27/1998
Represented by : Galerie Françoise Paviot – 57 Rue Sainte-Anne – Paris, France


Group exhibitions

2002

Photo Experimentalists – The Chicago School and Beyond
Scott Nichols Gallery – San Francisco CA, United States
09/05/2002 – 11/02/2002

Lens Landscapes
MFA Museum of Fine Arts – Boston MA, United States
08/14/2002 – 02/23/2003

Taken by Design: Photographs from the Institute of Design, 1937-1971
SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art – San Francisco CA, United States
07/20/2002 – 10/20/2002

Bibliography (Selected)


By the artist


Books

1961

The multiple Image
France
1961


On the artist


Dictionaries

1999

Who Was Who in American Art 1564-1975 – 400 years of Artists in America
Publisher: Sound View Press – 859 Boston Post Rd. – Madison CT, United States
Director of publication: Falk Peter – 859 Boston Post Rd. – Madison CT, United States
1999
ISBN : 0932087558

Legals