The global award in photography and sustainability

Andreas Gursky

Born 1955 in Leipzig
Lives and works in Dusseldorf

1978-1981 Folkwangschule (GHS), Essen
1981-1987 Kunstakademie, Dusseldorf (studied with Bernd Becher)

Solo Exhibitions (Selection)

2009
Andreas Gursky: Werke 1980 – 2008, Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Andreas Gursky: Werke 1980 – 2008, Vancouver Art Gallery

2008
Retrospektive 1984-2007 National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Andreas Gursky: Werke 1980 – 2008, Museum Haus Esters Haus Lange, Krefeld
Andreas Gursky. Kaiserringträger 2008, Mönchehaus-Museum für moderne Kunst, Goslar
Cocoon / Frankfurt…, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main
ArchiTektur Institut Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt
Retrospektive 1984-2007 Ekaterina Foundation, Moscow

2007
Retrospektive 1984-2007 Haus der Kunst, Munich; Istanbul Modern;
Sharjah Art Museum
Kunstmuseum Basel
Galerie Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, London
White Cube, London

2004
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Galerie Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, Cologne, Germany

2001
The Museum of Modern Art, New York; Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art