Images

Biography

Born in Hartford, Connecticut, USA 1951.
Lives and works in New York.

Education

1979
M.F.A. Yale University, New Haven
1976
Post Graduate Certificate, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
1975
Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Solo Exhibitions

2013
Husters, Davide Zwirner Gallery, New York
East of Eden, David zwirner Gallery, London
Photographs 1975-2012, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt
2011
Philip-Lorca diCorcia: ELEVEN, David Zwirner, New York
Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Roid, Sprüth Magers, London
2009
Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Thousand, David Zwirner Gallery, New York
2008
Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
Photographie : détrônera la peinture, Musée de la photographie, Chalonsur-Saône, France
2007
Early Works, galerie Monika Sprüth philomene Magers, Munich
Philip-Lorca diCorcia, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
‘Lucky 13 & Hustlers’ Foam Fotographiemuseum, Amsterdam
2006
Twilight: Photography in the magic hour, Victoria&Albert Museum, London
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, Munich
2005
PaceWildenstein, New York
Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
Gagosian Gallery, London
Spruth Magers Gallery, Cologne
Galleria Bevilacqua La Masa, Venezia
2004
Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milan
Helga de Alvear, Madrid
Centre National de la Photographie, Paris
2003-04
PaceWildenstein, New York
Whitechapel Art Gallery, London; traveling to Centre
National de la Photographie, Paris Museum
Folkwang, Essen; Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa,
Venice; Magasin 3, Stockholm Konsthall; Centro de Arte
Visuais, Coimbra
Fundacion Telefonica, PhotoEspaña, Madrid
2002
Monica De Cardenas, Milan
Barbara Krakow, Boston
2001
PaceWildenstein, New York, New York
Galerie Sprüth Magers, Cologne
Gagosian Gallery, London
2000
Sprengel Museum, Hanover
Lawing Gallery, Houston
Galeria OMR, Mexico City
1999
PaceWildenstein, New York
Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
Art Space Ginza, Tokyo
1998
Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
Hustler/Streetwork, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
Streetwork, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
Streetwork, PaceWildensteinMacGill, New York
Streetwork, Galerie Klemens Gasser und Tanja Grunert, Cologne
Hollywood Pictures, 1990-92, PaceWildenstein, Los Angeles
1996
Streetwork, PaceWildensteinMacGill, New York
Theoretical Events, Naples
Hollywood, Galerie Klemens Gasser, Cologne
The Photographer's Gallery, London
1995
Art & Public, Geneva
Galerie Klemens Gasser, Cologne
1994
Portraits of America, Nikon Salon, Tokyo; Nikon Salon, Osaka
1993
Philip-Lorca diCorcia:Trade, Centre Culturel du Rocher, Lyon
Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Photographs 1982-1992, Wooster Garden, New York
Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Strangers, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Strangers and Others, Galeria Palmira Suso, Lisbon

Group Exhibitions

2012
Across the Province: Bearing Witness, Kamloops Art Gallery, Canada
I Spy: Photography and the Theater of the Street, 1938-2010, National Gallery of Art, Washington
Performing for the Camera, ASU Art Museum, Arizona State University
2011
After the Gold Rush: Contemporary Photographs from the Collection, The Metropolitan Museum
of Art, New York
Conversations: Photography from the Bank of America Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The House Without the Door, David Zwirner, New York
L’Insoutenable Légèreté de l’être/The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Yvon Lambert, New York
The New York Times Magazine Photographs, Église Sainte-Anne, Arles, France
No fashion, please!, Kunsthalle Wien
Real Venice, Abbey of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, part of the 54th Venice Biennale
Seeing Now: Photography Since 1960, Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland
Stories of Material Life/Historias de la vida material, Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación Helga
de Alvear, Cáceres, Spain
The Truth is Not in the Mirror: Photography and a Constructed Identity, Haggerty Museum of
Art, Milwaukee
Henry Art Gallery, Seattle
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida  
2010
Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art,
San Francisco, California
The Talent Show, MOMA PS1, Long Island City, New York
Realism The Adventure of Reality Kunstal Rotterdam
2009
Tears of Eros, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
The Art of Caring: A Look at Life through Photography. Works from the Time/LIFE Picture Collection, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans
Bad Habits, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo
Mexico: Expected/Unexpected, Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Canary Islands
Familiar Feelings. On the Boston Group, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
2008
Baby. De ideale mens verbeeld 1840- heden, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam
diCorcia - Epstein - Shore, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
2007
Mapping the City, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Amsterdam
2006
Note Urbane, Centro Pecci, Prato
So the Story Goes: Photographs by Tina Barney Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Nan Goldin, Sally Mann, and Larry Sultan, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
Strange Drug, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
My Life: Photographs by Tina Barney, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Nan Goldin, Sally Mann and Larry Sultan, The Art Institute of Chicago
Artist's Choice: Herzog & de Meuron, Perception Restrained, Museum of Modern Art, New York
New York, New York, Co-Curated by lisa Dennison and G. Celant, The Grimaldi Foundation, Monaco
Flight from the Dark Side, Art Tower Mito, Tokio
Beautiful Suffering: Photography and the Traffic in Pain, Williams College, Museum of art, Williamstown
Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
Conversations/Hadith, Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Beirut
2005
Something of the Night: Imagining the City 1875-2005, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds, UK
Woman of Many Faces: Isabelle Huppert, PS1, New York; Couvent des Cordeliers, Paris; Gallery C/O, Berlin; Gallery of the Botanical Garden, Madrid; Villa Medici, Roma
Fashination, National Museum of Photography, Film&Television, BradforIerimonti Gallery, Milan
Museo de Arte Abstracto Espagnol, Cuenca
Musee des Beaux Arts de Caen, France
Acting Out: Invented Melodrama in Contemporary Photography, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
Projet Cone Sud, Centro Cultural Mattucana 100, Santiago; Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo Central Station, Collection Harald Falckenberg, Maison Rouge-Foundation Antoine de Galbert, Paris.
2004
Carnegie International 2004-05, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg
Fashination, Moderna Muséet, Stockholm
Fashioning Fiction in Photography since 1990, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Making Faces: The Death of the Portrait, Hayward Gallery,London
2003
Affinities...Now and Then, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Inst.
The Family, The Gallery, Windsor, FL
Archive and Simulation, Centro Cultural de Belém
Cruel and Tender: Photographs of the Twentieth Century, Tate Modern, London, and Museum Ludwig, Cologne.
Uneasy Spaces, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe
Strangers, Triennial Exhibition, International Center of Photography
Terrain Vague, The Contemporary, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center
2002
Chic Clicks: Creativity and Commerce in Contemporary Fashion Photography, Instuitute of Contemporary art, Boston; traveled to Fotomuseum Winterthur.
2001
Settings and Players: Theatrical Ambiguity in American Photography,White Cube, London
Open City: Street Photographs since 1950, Museum of Modern Art
Oxford, Great Britain; The Lowery, Salford Quays, Manchester
Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain; Hirshhorn
Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Instant City, Pecci Museum, Prato
2000
Quotidiana, Castello di Rivoli, Torino
The Shape of the World/The End of the World, Milano
Hybridity, Photofestival, Arles, France; Fotomuseum Winterthur
1999
A Frame of Mind, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen, Netherlands
Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami
1998
Take the A Train, Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York
Icons, Galerie Fotohof Salzburg
Emotions and Relations, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Tell Me a Story: Narration in Contemporary Painting and Photography
Centre National D'Art Contemporain de Grenoble
Expander, PlateForme d'exposition proposée par Bloc-Notes Espace Gan Dia, Paris
In the City, Exposition au FRAC Haute-Normandie, Rouen
Situacionismo, Galeria OMR, Mexico

Collections

Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland Bertelsmann Music Group, New York, New York Banesto Corporation, Madrid, Spain Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Nottingham, England (through Contemporary Art Society)
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Chicago Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, Illinois
Columbia College Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas
DG Bank Collection, Frankfurt, Germany
Dreyfus Corporation, New York
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena, Italy
Gemente Museum, Helmond, Holland
George Eastman House, Rochester, New York
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, France
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Museo Nacional Centro de Art Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas
Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California
Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York
Pecci Museum, Prato, Italy
National French Foundation for Contemporary Art (FNAC)
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, Kansas
Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut

Exhibitions