Rodolphe Janssen | Lynne Cohen

Lynne Cohen

BIOGRAPHY

(1944-2014)

Born in Racine, WI USA

Lived and worked in Canada

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013

False Clues, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, Canada

2012

Photographs 1973-1978, Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada

Lynne Cohen, McCord Museum, Montreal, Canada

2011

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Les Rencontres d’Arles, Edition 42, Arles Art 45, Montreal, Canada

There’s Always Something, James Hyman Gallery, London, UK

Lynne Cohen 1973-1978, Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada

Lynne Cohen, McCord Museum, Montreal, Canada

2010

Art 45, Montreal, Canada

Image/Imatge, Orthez, France (two part show)

2009

Le Point du Jour, Cherbourg-Octeville, France

In SITU, Fabienne Leclerc, Paris, France

Faites Attention - Watch your step, Le Bleu du Ciel, Lyon, France

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2008

Museum für Photographie, Braunschweig, Germany

Oeuvres récentes, Art 45, Montreal, Canada

Indicios / Hints, Fototeca, Havana, Cuba

2007

Find, 5e Biennale De Montréal, Canada

Mixed Messages, Camara Oscura, Madrid, Spain

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Camouflage, Hasted/Hunt Gallery, New York, NY USA

Clear Arrangements, Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Berlin, Germany

2006

Camouflage, Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, Canada

Mixed Messages, Hasted Hunt Gallery, New York, NY USA

Camouflage,Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Frankfurt, Germany

Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada

Tampa Gallery of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL USA

No Man’s Land, David Mirvish, Toronto, Canada

Art 45, Montreal, Canada

2004

Galeria Bacelos, Vigo, Spain

2003

Galería Visor, Valencia, Spain

Image/Image, Orthez, France

No Man’s Land, Musée de l’Elysée Lausanne, Switzerland

Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Frankfurt, Germany

2002

No Man’s Land, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

In Situ, Fabienne Leclerc, Paris, France

No Man’s Land, Oakville Galleries, Ontario, Canada

Fotohof, Salzburg, Austria

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2001

Occupied Territory, Galeria Fucares, Madrid, Spain

No Man’s Land, Dalhousie Art Gallery, Halifax, Canada

Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Frankfurt, Germany

Signs of Life, Galería des Àngels, Barcelona, Spain

2000

Espais, Galeria Visor, Valencia, Spain

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Centro de Fotografía, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain

Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Common Ground, PPOW, New York, NY USA

1999

PPOW, New York, NY USA

Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, Canada

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA USA

Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX USA

Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA USA

L’endroit du décor, FRAC, Limousin, Limoges, France

Half Truths, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

Signs of Life, Galerie Christiane Chassay, Montréal, Canada

1998

Lynne Cohen, Museum voor Fotografie, Antwerp, Belgium

Neither Here Nor There, Kirkland Fine Arts Center, Millikin University, Decatur, IL USA

1996

Plus vrai que nature, Galerie des Archives, Paris, France

PPOW, New York, NY USA

1995

Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA USA

Karsten Schubert, London, UK

1994

Incriminating Evidence, Louise Spence, Toronto, Canada

1993

Work from the 70’s, PPOW, New York, NY USA

Lost and Found, Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA USA

Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Ehlers/Caudill Gallery, Chicago, IL USA

1991

Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada

1990

Gokelaere & Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Owens Art Gallery, Mount Allison University, Sackville, Canada

Gokelaere & Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Printworks Gallery, Chicago, IL USA

1989

Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich, Switzerland

Occupied Territory, Art 45, Montreal, Canada

Sweger Konst, Stockholm, Sweden

Photography Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1988

Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Canada

Occupied Territory, PPOW, New York, NY USA

Interim Art, London, UK

Samia Saouma, Paris, France

1987

Subversive Plots, Printworks, Chicago, IL USA

1986

Matters of Fact, Gallery 49th Parallel, New York, NY USA

1984

Nonfictions, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

1983

Photo Union Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Brown University, Providence, RI USA

1981

Floating Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada

1979

Yarlow/Salzman Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Light Work Gallery, Syracuse, New York, NY USA

1978

International Center of Photography, New York, NY USA

Silences et Stridences, Galerie Nouvel Observateur, Paris, France

Carpenter Center for Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA USA

1975

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM USA

Yajima Gallery, Montreal, Canada

1973

A Space Gallery, Toronto, Canada

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012

Galería Visor, ARCO, Madrid, Spain

Watch This Space, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

2011

Convulsive Beauty, James Hyman Gallery, London, UK

Bleu, Musée d’art contemporaine de Montréal, Canada

Herein!, DZ Bank [Kunstsammlung], Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Real Venice, Venice Biennale, Italy

Magie des Objekts, Leopold Museum, Vienna, Austria

Mortel!, FRAC Basse-Normandie, Caen, France

The Life and Death of Buildings, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ USA

Espace Art Contemporain & Ancien Marché de l’Arsenal, La Rochelle, France

Maison Champlain & Poudrière Saint-Luc, Brouage, France

Entreprise collective, Espace Création, Montreal, Canada

The Unseen Eye: From the W.M. Hunt Collection, George Eastern House, Rochester, NY USA

Imperfect Health/En Imparfaite Santé, Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, Canada

2010

Le fabuleux destin du quotidien, MAC’s-Grand-Hornu, Belgium

Profecías, Photo Espana, Museo de la Ciudad, Madrid, Spain

Art at Work, Art Gallery of Mississauga, Canada

Profecías, MuVIM, Valencia, Spain

Galerie Wilma Tolksdorf, Berlin, Germany

Interior Worlds, James Hyman Gallery, London, UK

Art and Illusion: Image and I, Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2009

Tilt, Musée Château Saint-Jean de Nogent-Le-Rotrou, France

Grange Prize, Art Gallery of Ontario, Canada

Grange Prize, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico

Lynne Cohen, Karen Knorr, Mayumi Terada, James Hyman Gallery, London, UK

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

The Collector: Glen Bloom, Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa Palais Dorotheum, Vienna, Austria

Profecías (Lynne Cohen, Joan Fontcuberta, etc), Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain

Mouvement Art Public, several locations, Montreal, Canada

Festival Internacional Cervantino à Guanajuato, Mexico

2008

Claim/Réclaimer, 6 Émissaires: Québec Réinventée, Vu Photo, Quebec, Canada

Opening exhibition, Le Point du Jour, Cherbourg-Octeville, France

Bureau de change, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta, Canada

Real,Städel Museum, Frankfurt, Germany

Ici – pour mieux saisir le monde, Musée Régional de Rimouski, Musée du Nouveau Monde, La Rochelle, France

The Big Gift, Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada

En souvenir de qui?, Musée de la Gaspésie, Gaspé, Canada

Entre nous, de par ce vaste monde, Musée du Bas-Saint-Laurent, Rivière-du-Loup, Canada

Laughing Matter / Rigolades, Ottawa Art Gallery, Canada

FRAC, Île-de-France, mac/val, Vitry-sur-Seine, France

2007

Lynne Cohen, Peter Kogler, Erwin Wurm, Heike Weber, Palais Dorotheum, Vienna, Austria

Lynne Cohen & Lucinda Devlin, Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Greece

Here, I disappear, The Apartment, Syntagma, Athens, Greece

Lynne Cohen - Denis Farley, Parisian Laundry, Montreal, Canada

Détrônera la peinture, Musée Nicephore Niepce, Chalon-sur-Saône, France

Ecran total, Ecole des beaux-Arts, Rennes, France

Du machinique et du vivant, galerie Xippas, Paris, France

La Réserve, Pacy-sur-Eure, France

In SITU Fabienne Leclerc, FIAC, Paris, France

Words and Pictures, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Canada

Is there a there there?, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Projects Art 45, Montreal, Canada

Apoyo Mutuo, Galería Bat, Madrid, Spain

2006

Side Effects: Lynne Cohen / Bert Danckaert, Netwerk, Aalst, Belgium

Blinded by Science, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Lynne Cohen - Bert Danckaert, Espai Visor / Galería Visor, Valencia, Spain

Lynne Cohen - Candida Höfer, Galerie Grita Insam, Vienna, Austria

Son et vision / Sound and Vision, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal, Canada

Les peintres de la vie moderne (Collection Caisse des Dépôts) Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Etranges mécaniques, Parc Culturel de Rentilly, France

Homage to Ludwig von Ficker (Clegg & Guttmann, Lynne Cohen, Muntean/Rosenblum,Rudolf Polanszky, Tamuna Sirbiladze, Franz West), Haus Wittgenstein, Vienna, Austria

Heteropia, Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, Canada

Embodied Matter, McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2005

Matters of Time and Space, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Canada

Transitions, Festival du photo vers l’image, Biarritz, France

The Space of Making, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Germany (travelling show)

Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

EMU – circa ‘69’, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI USA

2004

Polyptyque, Proposition de Jean-Louis Poitevin, Eclateur Joiliot Curie, Ivry sur seine, France

Raum-Zeit-Fotografie, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Germany

Paysages éclatés, lieux privilégiés, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Montréal, Canada

La vie secrète des choses, Fondation Daniel & Florence Guerlain, Les Mesnuls, France

Against Nature, Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Faces, Places, Traces, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Mer Calme à Peu Agitée, FRAC Bretagne & Clair Obscur, Le Grand Cordel, Rennes, France

Rivage, Museé d’art et d’histoire de Saint-Brieuc, France

Contemporary Art: Joe Friday’s Collection, Carleton University Art Gallery

2003

Bleda + Rosa, Luxemburg, Cohen, Mischiyev, Galeria dels Àngels, Barcelona, Spain

Image/Imatge, Orthez, France

Yet Untitled: Collection Bernd Künne, Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg, Germany (traveling show)

Home Sweet Home, Centre photographique d’Ile-de-France, Pontault-Combault, France

Singulier/Pluriel, Trafic Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-Lès-Rouen, France

Des Voisinages, FRAC d’Ile-de-France, Le Plateau, Paris, France

Confluence, CMCP, Ottawa, Canada

The Bigger Picture, Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, Canada

Perception déstabilisée, Galeries du Cloître, Ecole des beaux-arts, Rennes, France

2002

Un proyecto fotográfico, Sala Millares, Madrid; Centro de Arte de Salamanca, Spain

Aquaria, Oberösterreichischen Landesmuseum, Linz; Kunstsammlungen, Chemnitz, Austria

Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, Canada

Le regard de l’autre, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, France

Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA USA

Gaudí 2002, XII Galería D’Art & Galería Sicart, Vilafranca del Penedès, Spain

2001

The Power of Reflection, Centre des Arts Saidye Bronfman, Montreal, Canada

Mélanges, Domaine de Kerguéhennec, Bignan, France

2000

Bustamente, Cohen, Duncan and Oroczo,Centre culturel de Colombier, Rennes, France

Le Siegle du Corps, Musée de l’Elysée Lausanne, Switzerland

Latitudes, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

Galería des Àngels, Barcelona, Spain

Flowers, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

1999

Esuards Distants, IVAM, Valencia, Spain

Photoworks 1900-1999, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal

Centre d’art contemporain de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

On the table, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH USA

1998

Evidence, Power Plant, Toronto, Canada

Under Construction, Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Photography’s Multiple Roles, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL USA

Interior Spaces: A Photographic Perspective, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, canada

The Body in the Mirror, Photographic Center of Skopelos, Skopelos, Greece

Fine Arts Center of Larissa, Greece

Musée d’Art Moderne, Villeneuve d’Ascq, France

Le donné, le fictif, Centre National de la Photographie, Paris, France

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME, USA

The Light Factory, Charlotte, NC USA

The Word in Contemporary Canadian Art, Art Gallery of North York, Ontario, Canada

1997

Evidence, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH USA

Burkhard, Cohen, Griffiths, Ruff, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Design for Living, Galerie CC Ten Weyngaert, Vorst, Belgium

Cranbrook Art Museum, Cranbrook, MI USA

In Our Sights, University of Tampa Art Gallery, FL USA

Objectif Corps, Musée de Beaux Arts, Montréal, Canada

Poetic Evidence, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

PPOW, New York, NY USA

Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL USA

1996

Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

What makes a Nation?, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

Summer of Photography, MUHKA, Antwerp, Belgium

California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA USA

Passions Privées, Musée d’Art Moderne, Paris, France

Embedded Metaphor, Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL USA

Celebrating a Vision, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

A History of Women Photographers, New York Public Library, NY USA (travelling show)

Galerie Rodophe Janssens, Brussels, Belgium

Le Studio, Centre d’art Neuchâtel, Switzerland

1995

Double Mixte (Ball, Cohen, Convert, Whiteread), Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France

Beyond Recognition: Contemporary International Photography, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australia (travelling show)

Magicians of Light, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

Visions of Hope and Despair, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL USA

Rites and Transformations, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

Pure Hinterland, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL USA

1994

PPOW, New York, NY USA

La Ville: Intimité et froideur, Galerie des Archives, Paris, France

La Nièvre photographiée, Maison de la Culture, Nevers, France

1993

Observing Traditions, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

Vivid: Intense Images by American Photographers, Raab Galerie, Berlin, Germany (travelling show)

No Laughing Matter, Sheldon Memorial Gallery, Lincoln, NE USA; Tufts University, Medford, MA USA

Arts Gallery Magicians of Light, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

PPOW, New York, NY USA

1992

Typologies, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA USA

Beyond Glory: Re-presenting Terrorism, Maryland Institute, Baltimore, MD USA

Photography Without Apology, Emily Carr College of Art and Design Beau, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

Representatives, Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ USA

Hats and Headgear, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA USA

No Laughing Matter, Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Canada; Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, Canada; Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada

De la curiosité: petite anatomie d’un regard, Dazibao, Montréal, Canada

Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

1991

Lynne Cohen, Thomas Struth, Christopher Williams, Galerie Samia Saouma, Paris, France

Gokelaere & Janssen, Brussels, Belgium

Das Sibyllinische Auge, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany

Un-Natural Traces: Contemporary Art from Canada, Barbican Art Centre, London, UK

To Wit, Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, NY USA

No Laughing Matter, University of North Texas, Denton, TX USA

Working Truths/Powerful Fictions, Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Canada

L’Effet de Réel, Galerie Art & Essai, Université de Rennes, France

Nouvelles acquisitions, FRAC, Limousin, France

Typologies, Newport Harbor Art Museum, CA USA; Akron Art Museum, OH USA; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. USA

1990

Living Evidence: Lynne Cohen and Roger Mertin, Presentation House, Vancouver, Canada

Galerie Samia Saouma, Paris, France

Biennale Internationale de Marseille, France

Silent Interiors, Security Pacific Gallery, Seattle, WA USA

Cultural Artefacts, Ehlers Caudill Gallery, Chicago, IL USA

Lineart, Ghent, Belgium

Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, NC USA

1989

Galerie Samia Saouma, Paris, France

PPOW, New York, NY USA

Power Plays (travelling show), Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Still Surreal, Sarah Lawrence College, NY USA

Photography Now, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK

150 Years of Photography, Manes Galley, Prague, Czech Republic

Shifting Focus, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol; Serpentine Gallery, London, UK (travelling show)

1988

Art and the Law (travelling show), Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA USA

Democracy I, Democracy II and Democracy III, Dia Art Foundation, New York, NY USA

Dislocations, Aperture, New York, NY USA

Situations, General Electric (Museum of Modern Art Advisory Service), NY USA

1987

Modern Living, Jeffrey Linden Gallery, Hollywood, CA USA

Heresies, PPOW, New York, NY USA

1986

Dissolution, PPOW, New York, NY USA

1985

Environments Here and Now: Three Photographers, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

From the Collection, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada (travelling show)

1984

Seeing People, Seeing Space, Photographers Gallery, London, UK; Bradford Art Gallery, West Yorkshire, UK

Yajima Gallery, Montreal, Canada

Art Bank Collection, Presentation House, Vancouver, Canada

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

La photographie créatif, Pavillon des Arts, Bibliothéque Nationale, Paris, France

Responding to Photography, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

1983

Latitudes and Parallels, Winnipeg Art Museum, Canada

Yarlow/Salzman Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1982

New Vintage (travelling show), Photographers Gallery, Saskatoon Musée d’Art Contemporain, Montréal, Canada

1981

The Mask of Objectivity: Subjective Images, McIntosh Gallery, UWO, London, UK

Suite, Series, Sequence, Cultural Centre, Nantes, France

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Points of View (travelling show), Musée des Beaux-Arts, Montreal, Canada

Les Choix de l’Oeil, Musée d’Art Contemporain, Montréal, Canada

1980

Douglas Kenyon Gallery, Chicago, IL USA

The Magical Eye (travelling show), National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Master 19th and 20th Century Photographs, Centre Saidye Bronfman, Montreal, Canada

22 Women, Light Work Gallery, Syracuse, NY USA

Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY USA

1979

The Banff Purchase (travelling show), Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta, Canada

Canadian Perspectives, Ryerson Polytechnic, Toronto, Canada

CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, NY USA

1978

*Silence et Stridences: Lynne Cohen and Robert Walker, Galerie Delpire, Paris, France

Yajima Gallery, Montreal, Canada

1977

Rooms, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY USA

New Acquisitions, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto, Canada

Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

1976

Destination Europe: Six Canadian Photographers (travelling show), Optica, Montreal, Canada

The Photographers’ Choice, Witkin Gallery, NY USA

University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM USA

1975

Exposure: Canadian Contemporary Photographers, National Film Board of Canada Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

1973

Photography: Midwest Invitational, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN USA (travelling show)

1972

Michigan Artists’ Exhibition, Detroit Art Institute, MI USA

1971

Print and Drawing Competition, Grand Forks, ND USA

1970

9th Olivet Festival of Fine Arts, Olivet College, Olivet, MI USA

Print and Drawing Competition, Grand Forks, ND USA

National Print and Drawing Competition, Dekalb, IL USA

1969

Michigan Artists’ Exhibition, Detroit Art Institute, MI USA

40th International Exhibition, Seattle, WA USA

Print and Drawing Exhibition, Dickinson, ND USA

Oklahoma Art Center, OK USA

Grand Rapids Art Museum, MI USA

1968

Chicago and Vicinity Show, Chicago Art Institute, IL USA

1967

3 Young Printmakers, Phyllis Kind Gallery, Chicago, IL USA