WILLIAM WEGMAN

Né en 1943 à Holyoke, Massachusetts. Il vit et travaille à New York.
Born in 1943 in Holyoke, Massachusetts. Lives and works in New York.

EDUCATION
BFA in Painting; Massachusetts College of Art, Boston
MFA in Painting; University of Illinois, Urbana

PRIX ET BOURSES

1975
Guggenheim Fellowship
1979
Creative Artists Public Service (video)
1982
National Endowment for the Arts (photography)
1986
Guggenheim Fellowship
2011
Pratt Institute Legends Award
2017
American Federation of Arts Cultural Leadership Award

EXPOSITIONS PERSONNELLES (sélection)  

2019
Postcard Paintings, Galerie Florence Loewy, Paris, France
William Wegman. 80’s Music, MLIS, Maison du Livre de l’Image et du Son, Villeurbanne, France
2018
Before/On/After: William Wegman and California Conceptualism, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Vogue, Imago Gallery, Palm Springs
“Cinderalla Polaroids”, Galerie Met, Metropolitan Opera, New York
Sit!, Moss Art Center, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
Being Human, Rencontres Photographiques d’Arles, Arles, France 
“Instant Miami”, Williams Center Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton;
2017                       
Improved Photographs, Telfair Museums Jepson Center, Savannah, GA
Please Stand By, Richard A. and Rissa W. Grossman Gallery, Lafayette
College, Easton, PA
Reel to Real, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockland, ME;
Dressed and Undressed, Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York, NY
2016
Postcard Paintings, Sperone Westwater, New York, NY
Drawings, Magenta Plains Gallery, New York, NY
New and Used Furniture 1972-2015, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
Good Dogs on Nice Furniture, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, Texas
2015
Artists Including Me: William Wegman, The Krannert Art Museum at University of Illinois,
Urbana-Champaign, traveling to the San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
Good Dogs on Nice Furniture, Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA
Good Dogs on Nice Furniture, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX
Cubism and Other-Isms, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
William Wegman, Patrick de Brock Gallery; Knokke, Belgium
Good Dogs on Nice Furniture & Cubism and Other -Isms, Galerie Wouter van  Leeuwen; Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2014
Cubism and Other -Isms, Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, NY
Way Up in Maine: The Works of William Wegman, Emery Flex Gallery, Farmington
2013
The Traveler, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT
He Took Two Pictures, One Came Out, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
Photographs and Drawings from the 1970s, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX
Eureka: William Wegman Photographs 1970-1975, Craig F. Starr Gallery, New York
2012                       
Artists Including Me, Sperone Westwater, NY
Drawings for a Better Tomorrow and a Worse Yesterday, Salon 94 Freemans
Hello Nature, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME; traveled to Artipelag, Varmdo, Stockholm, Sweden
2011
William Wegman, Imago Gallery, Palm Desert, California
William Wegman: New Photos, Galerie Bugdahn Und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
2010
William Wegman, Texas Gallery, Houston, Texas
Some Tricks, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
William Wegman and Fay: Polaroids 1987-1995, Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, New York, NY
Fay, Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach, Florida
Family Combinations, City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
Inside/Outside, Panopticon Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
Paintings, Photographs, Video, Chang Art, Beijing, China
Out of the Box, Hallmark Institute of Photography, Turners Falls, Massachusetts
2009
William Wegman, Artspace@Heutrans, Tanjon Pagar Distripark, Singapore
Unexpected Wegman, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona
Fay, Akron Art Museum, Akron, Ohio
New Work, Galerie Wouter van Leeuwen, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dogs on Rocks, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
2008
William Wegman, "Paintings", Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
William Wegman, Photographs, Maine Media Workshop, Rockport, ME
Fay, Allentown Museum of Art, Allentown, PA
William Wegman, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
William Wegman, Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA
2007
William Wegman, New Paintings, Robilant and Voena, London
Wegman Outdoors, Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, New York, NY
William Wegman, Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
William Wegman, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul, Korea (cat.)
William Wegman and no Dogs, Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
2006
William Wegman, Adamson Gallery, Washington D.C.
Black and White Photographs, Galerie Wouter van Leewen, Amsterdam, Holland
Funney/Strange, organized by the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips     Academy, Andover, Massachusetts (cat.) traveling to: Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York;
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC; Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida.
The Wexner Center, Columbus, OH
William Wegman, Imago Gallery, Palm Desert, CA
New & Improved (1974-2006), Sperone Westwater, New York
William Wegman, Senior & Shopmaker, New York
2005
William Wegman, Galerie Stephen Hoffman, Munich, Germany
Man’s Best Friend: Photographs and Videos, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Strange But True, Hudson Guild, New York, NY
2004
William Wegman, Parco Museum, Tokyo, Japan
William Wegman, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver, BC
William Wegman, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas TX
William Wegman, deprises et reprises :annotations, corrections et deplacements: 1969-2003,
Domaine de Kerguehennec, Bignan, France
William Wegman, Recent Paintings, Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA
William Wegman, Recent Polaroids, Galerie Bugdahn and Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
2003
William Wegman, Charlotte Lund Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
William Wegman, Recent Polaroids, Imago Galleries, Palm Desert, CA
William Wegman, Centro Jose Guerrero, Diputacion de Granada, Spain (cat.); Artium, Vitoria, Spain
William Wegman, Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York
William Wegman, Winston Wacter, Seattle, WA.
William Wegman, Galleria Cardi & Co, Milan, Italy
William Wegman, VB-valokuvakeskus photographic centre, Kuopio, Finland
William Wegman, Recent Polaroids, Grant Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
William Wegman, New Pigment Prints, Adamson Gallery, Washington DC
William Wegman, Paintings, Sperone Westwater, New York
William Wegman, Reading Two Books, Pace/Macgill Gallery, New York
2002
William Wegman in the 59th Minute: Video Art on the Times Square Astrovision, Creative Time and Panasonic, New York
Indian in the Refrigerator and other printed works, Printed Matter, New York
William Wegman, Recent Work, Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
William Wegman, Roman Zenner, Stuttgart, Germany (cat.)
Fashion Photographs…and More: Works on Paper and Video, 1970 to 2001, The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Early Video / Recent Video, New Drawings / Earlier Paintings; Texas Gallery,Houston, TX
Photo + Drawing + Video = William Wegman, South Eastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
William Wegman, Savage, Portland, OR
Early Drawings / Early Video, Recent Drawings / Recent Video Gorney, Bravin & Lee, New York, NY
2001                     
Serie “La Iglesia”, Galeria De Aizpuru, Madrid, Spain
Fashion Photographs, Contemporary Art Museum, University of Southern Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
Drawings, Photographs and Videos: 1970 – 2000, University of Southern Florida Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL
Fashion Photographs, Speed Art Museum; Louisville, Kentucky;
A Brief Survey of Earlier Work, Speed Museum, Louisville, KY,
Fashion Photographs by William Wegman, Museum of Fine Art, Boston, MA
Early Works, Patrick & Beatrice Haggerty Museum Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
2000                     
Pillsbury Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX
William Wegman, The Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
Photography, Video, Drawing and Painting, 1970 – 2000, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
William Wegman: The McKinney Ave Contemporary; Dallas, Texas
Canis Ecclesiorum, The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York
Photography, Video, Drawing and Painting, 1970 – 2000, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia
Fashion Photographs, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia
Once Upon a Time: Contemporary Art for Children for Childrens Books, Cleveland, Center of Contemporary Art, Cleveland
William Wegman, Patrick De Brock Gallery, Belgium
1999                     
Art in the News, The Tampa Tribune, Tampa, FL
SOMA Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Drawing, Video Painting, Photography, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA
Return of the Weimaraner, ACC Gallery Weimar, Germany
William Wegman, Durant-Dessert Gallery, Paris, France
Fashion Photographs, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
David Floria Gallery, Aspen, Colorado
David Adamson Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1998                     
William Wegman, Rooseum, Malmo, Sweden (cat.); Museet for Fotokunst, Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense C, Denmark; Kiasma, Nykyaiteen Museo, Finland
William Wegman, PaceWildensteinMacGill, New York
William Wegman, PaceWildensteinMacGill, Los Angeles
Saks Project Art, Saks Fifth Avenue, New York
William Wegman, Recent Work, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas
Strange But True, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston and Springfield Museum, Springfield, MA
1997                     
Fay’s Fairy Tales, Musee d’art Contemporain de Montreal, Canada
William Wegman, Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan; Museum “EKI,” Kyoto, Japan (cat.)
Drawings 1973-1997, Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain Limousin, Limoges, France
Gallery Art Point, Tokyo
Galeria Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid, Spain
Six Scenic Scenes, The Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ
William Wegman Lost and Found, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
Jay Gorney Gallery, New York
1996                    
Paintings, Drawing, Photographs, Videotapes, The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, MO; Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID; Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA; San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR; Austin Museum of Art, TX; The Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN; Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI; Quincy Art Center, Quincy, IL ; Art Center of Battle Creek, MI (traveling 1996-1999)
William Wegman, Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles, France
Galleri Larsen, Stockholm, Sweden, Ehlers Caudill Gallery, Chicago
William Wegman, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL
Fay, New York, April 1994, Photokina 96, Leverkusen, Germany, Texas Gallery, Houston
1995                     
A William Wegman Primer: Shapes, Numbers and Alphabet, George Eastman House: International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY
William Wegman: Photographs, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen
Weimar den Weimaranern, ACC Galerie Weimar, Germany, (cat.)
Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas
PaceWildenstein/MacGill, Los Angeles
Galerie Bugdahn und Kaimer, Dusseldorf, Germany
Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
Anderson Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pa
Kristina Wasserman Gallery, Providence, RI
Campbell Contemporary Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX
David Adamson Gallery, Washington, DC
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
1994
Lisa Sette Gallery, Phoenix
Edition Julie Sylvester, New York
William Wegman, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada
Hamiltons, London
McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington D.C.
Linda Cathcart Gallery, Los Angeles
1993
William Wegman’s Cinderella, Museum of Modern Art, New York
William Wegman: Out of Doors, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
William Wegman, Museo de Monterrey, Mexico (cat.)
Fay’s Fairy Tales: William Wegman’s Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood, The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore; The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; The Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth; Ansel Adams Center for Photography, San Francisco; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
1992
Galerie Andreas Binder, Munich
William Wegman: Field Guide to North America, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
Linda Cathcart Gallery, Los Angeles
Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York (cat.)
1991
Outdoor Photographs, Neuberger Museum, State University of New York at Purchase, Purchase, NY
Photographic Works 1969-76, Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain Limousin, Limoges, France (cat.)
1990
Linda Cathcart Gallery, Los Angeles
The History of Travel, The Taft Museum, Cincinnati; The Butler Institute, Youngstown, OH (cat.)
Galerie 36, Lucerne Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York
Paintings, Drawings, Photographs,Videotapes, Kunstmuseum, Lucerne; ICA, London; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Frankfurt Kunstverein, Frankfurt; Centre Pompidou, Paris; ICA, Boston; Ringling Museum, Sarasota, FL; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston (cat.)
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles
Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
1989
William Wegman, Maison de la Culture et de la Communication de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, France (cat.)
Galerie Durand-Dessert, Paris
1988
La Jolla Vista View, The Stuart Collection, University of San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
William Wegman: Polaroids and Videos, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
Thomas Soloman’s Garage, Los Angeles
William Wegman New Paintings Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
Dart Gallery, Chicago
William Wegman, Photographs, G.H. Dalsheimer Gallery, Baltimore, MD
William Wegman, Man Ray Commemorative Prints, Solo Gallery, New York
1987
McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington, D.C
1986
Color Photographs, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland
Improved Photographs, Daniel Wolf Gallery, New York
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1985
Instant Miami, Lowe Museum of Art, Miami
1984
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1983
Local Boy Makes Good, Fine Arts Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
William Wegman: Videoworks, Institute of Contemporary Art at the Virginia Museum, Richmond Wegman’s Photographs from the Ed Ruscha Collection and Wegman’s Videotapes: Survey, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA
$19.84, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY (cat.)
Texas Gallery, Houston
1982
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington, D.C.
James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles
Dart Gallery, Chicago
Locus Solus, Geonoa, Italy
Wegman’s World, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; The Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth; De Cordova & Dana Museum & Park, Lincoln, MA; The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati; The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA (cat.)
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1980
Selected Works 1970-79, University of Colorado Art Galleries, Boulder; Aspen Center for Visual Arts, Aspen, Colorado
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
1979
Holly Solomon Gallery, New York
Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol, England
Texas Gallery, Houston
Konrad Fischer Gallery, Dusseldorf
1978
Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Los Angeles
1977
Sonnabend Gallery, New York
1976
The Kitchen, New York
1975
Mayor Gallery, London
Konrad Fischer Gallery, Dusseldorf
1974
112 Greene Street, New York
Galleria Toselli, Milan
Texas Gallery, Houston
1973
Galerie Sonnabend, Paris
Texas Gallery, Houston
Francoise Lambert and Claire Copley Gallery, Los Angeles
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
1972
Sonnabend Gallery, New York
Konrad Fischer Gallery, Dusseldorf
Situation Gallery, London
1971
Pomona College of Art, Pomona, CA (cat.)
Galerie Sonnabend, Paris