Bio

Né à Honolulu, Hawaii en 1946. Il grandit à New Haven dans le Connecticut ; séjourne à Bahreïn, en Arabie Saoudite, au Portugal, au Texas et dans le Wisconsin. Il bénéficie d’un excellent professeur à l’école d’art, William Cowing, obtient le BFA (Bachelor Of Fine Art), le MAT (Master Of Arts in Teaching) et le MFA (Master Of Fine Arts) à l’école de Design de Rhode Island, étudie auprès de Harry Callahan et Richard Lebowitz. Marié avec Michèle Provost ; deux enfants, Alyssa et Kiera ; et des petits enfants : Zachary, Nathan, Haiden et Griffin. Il enseigne actuellement au département des arts visuels de l’université Roger Williams à Bristol, Rhode Island.

Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1946. Grew up in New Haven, Connecticut; spent time in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Portugal, Texas, and Wisconsin. Had an excellent High Scholl art teacher, William Cowing, earned a BFA, MAT, and MFA from Rhode Island School of Design, studied with Harry Callahan and Richard Lebowitz. Married, Michèle Provost; two children, Alyssa and Kiera; and grandchildren, Zachary, Nathan, Haiden and Griffin. Currently; Professor, Visual Arts Dept., Roger Williams University, Bristol, Rhode Island.


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Études // Studies

 

M.F.A., 1977, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, R.I

Master of Arts in Teaching, 1970, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

B.F.A., 1969, Rhode Island School of Design. Providence, R.I.

 

Expositions personnelles // Solo shows

2016    

Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany,

Galerie Pascaline Mulliez, Paris, France

2015  

Kehrer Berlin Galerie, Berlin, Germany

FoMu, Antwerp, Belgium

 2014

Galerie VU’, Paris, France

Musee Niepce, Chalon Sur Saone, France

2013

Galleri Tom Christoffersen, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011

Fotografie Noorderlicht, Groningen, NL

Galleri Tom Christoffersen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Galerie VU’, Paris, France

2010

Photon Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia

2008

Galerie VU’, Recontres d’Arles, Arles, France

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2007

Fotografisk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2005

Ahorn-Grieneisen Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2004

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, MI

Loomis Chaffee Art Gallery, Windsor CT

2002

C Pop Gallery, Detroit, MI

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, MI

2000

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, MI

1999

Artists’ Alliance, Lafayette, LA

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas

1998

University of Toledo, OH

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, MI

1997

The Deep Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Galerie A, Stuttgart, Germany

1995

Galerie 4, Cheb, Czech Republic

Galerie A, Stuttgart, Germany

1994

Galerie Stelling, Leiden, Holland

Museum for Photography, Antwerp, Belgium

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, MI

1993

Galerie A, Stuttgart, Germany

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, M

1992

The Print Club, Philadelphia, PA

1991

Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

1990

Book Beat Gallery, Oak Park, MI

1987

Columbia College, Chicago, IL

1985

Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

1984

Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY

1982

Ufficio Dell ‘Arte, Paris, France

Robert Samuel Gallery, New York, NY

1977

Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

1974

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, R.I.

1973

Witkin Gallery, New York, NY

1972

San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

1968

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, R.I.

 

Expositions collectives // group shows

 2016

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Photon Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia, PhotoFest

2015

Paris Photo, Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve, Paris, France

Welcome Collection, London, England

Galerie VU’, Paris, France

2014

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Galerie VU’, Paris, France

2013

Galerie VU’, Paris, France

2012

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Galerie VU’, Paris, France

2011

Photographique Nantaise, Nantes, France

Daniel Blau, London, England

2010

Foundation Frances, Senlis, France

Paris Photo, Leica Gallery, Paris, France

Galleria Dora Bassi, Gorizia, Italy

Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, TX

Photon Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia, PhotoFest

Le Capital, Galerie VU’, Recontres d’Arles, Arles, France

2009

Le Capital, Galerie VU’, Recontres d’Arles, Arles, France

Galerie Kunstagenten, Berlin, Germany

Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI

Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, TX

2008

Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France

La Maison d’art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur Marne, Paris, France

2007

Paris Photo, Gallerie VU’, Paris, France

Gallery Z, Providence, RI

Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, TX

2006

Rogue Artists Studios , Manchester UK

Impression 2006, Grafisch Centrum HogeDrukgebied, Rotterdam, Holland

2005

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale AZ

Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, TX

2004

L A. Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2002

Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI

Here is New York, New York, NY

Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, TX

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY

2001

Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI

2000

Musée de l’Elysée Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

1999

Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal

Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

Friends of Photography, San Francisco, CA

Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY

1998

Photographic Center, Skopelos, Greece

1997

Flying over water, Curator Peter Greenaway, Foundacio Joan Miro, Barcelona, Spain

Frankfurt Book Fair, Frankfurt, Germany

Galerie A, Stuttgart, Germany

1995

Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

American Center in France, Paris, France

1994

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

1993

The Drawing Center, New York, NY

1991

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

1989

Fogg Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Tartt Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

1988

Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL

1982

Bronx Museum of Art, Bronx, NY

Galerie Texbraun, Paris, France

1980

Carpenter Center for the Arts, Cambridge, MA

1984

Boston Museum School, Boston, MA

1979

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

1977

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1976

International Center of Photography, New York, NY

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1974

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1969

Hallmark Gallery, New York, NY

Underground Gallery, New York, NY

 

Collections

Bibliotheque nationale de France, Paris, France

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

Foundation Frances, Senlis, France

Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, R.I.

Polaroid Corporation, Cambridge, MA

Madison Art Center, Madison, WI

Museum for Photography, Antwerp, Belgium

State Gallery of the Czech Republic, Galerie 4, Cheb, Czech Republic

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX

Musée de l’Elysée Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Isabelle Darrigrand, Paris/Biarritz, France

Lars Schwander, Copenhagen, Denmark

Christian Caujolle, Paris, France

Marin Karmitz, Paris, France

 

Publications

Working, Jeffrey Silverthorne, Kehrer Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, + Les editions de l’Oeil, Montreuil, France, 2014

Jeffrey Silverthorne, Portraits & Figures, Galleri Tom Christoffersen, Copenhagen, Denmark; et Les editions de l’Oeil, Montreuil, France, 2013

Travel Plans, Noorderlicht, NL + les editions de l’oeil, FR, 2011

EYEMAZING, Amsterdam, NL, Issue 04-2011; + Issue 04-2012

foam, summer 2011, Foam Magazine, Amsterdam, NL

TRAVERSES, Actes Sud, Arles, France, 2010

Boystown, The Perfume of Desire, Galerie Wolfsen, Alborg, Denmark, 2009, forwards by Anne         Biroleau- Lemagny, General Curator, Bibliotheque nationale de France; Jon Hendricks,Fluxus   Consulting Curator, MoMA, NY

Images magazine, Anne Biroleau presente Jeffrey Silverthorne, Nov. 2009, Paris, France

Private mag. #46, Mental Geography, Saint-Brisson, France, 2009

VU MAG, #4, Emergence, Galerie VU’, Paris, France, 2009

Art in America, mag. Mar. 2009, NY, NY

SHOTS, mag., #105, Minneapolis, MN, 2009

The British Journal of Photography, Dec. 2008, London, England

Maskinfabrik, #36, mag., Copenhagen, Denmark, 2008

Photos Nouvelles, mag., Paris-Biarritz, France, 2008

70’ La Photographie Americaine, Bibliotheque nationale de France, Paris, Fance, 2008

VU MAG, #1, Filiations, Galerie VU’, Paris, France, 2008

Directions For Leaving,Jeffrey Silverthorne, Photographs, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark with Introduction s by E. Annie Proulx, letter from Robert Frank, 2007

Die Nue Sichtbarkeit Des Todes, Wilhelm Fink Publisher, Berlin, Germany, 2007

Bizarre Magazine, London, England 2006

V&A Magazine (Victoria and Albert Museum) London, England 2005

Apfelboeck or About Killing, city of Munich, Munich, Germany 2004

Odalisques, Marval Publishers, 2004

Here is New York, Rizzoli Press, New York, NY, 2002

Goth, Subrosa Press, Detroit, MI, 21 original photographs by J. Silverthorne, ed. of 50, Poetry by Cary Loren, Destroy All Monsters, 2002

Innovation/Imagination: 50 Years of Polaroid Photography, Abrams, 1999

Dialogue Magazine, Columbus, OH Nov/Dec 1998

Body Icons, Photographic Center of Stopples, Stopples, Greece 1998

Sleep: Bedtime Reading, Universe Publishing, Spring 1998

Flying over water/Volant damunt l’aigua, Peter Greenaway, Merrell Holberton Publishers     Ltd., London, England 1997

Dark Days, Aperture, NY, NY 1997

Identity and Alterity: Figures of the Body 1895/1995, Marsilio, Venice, Italy 1995

The Human Body in Photography, 1849 to the Present, William Ewing, Ed., Thames & Hudson, London, England 1994

Endzeitstimmung, (Apocalyptic Mood) series Dumont Tashchenbucher, Dumont Buchverlag, Cologne, Germany 1994

– Jeffrey Silverthorne Photographs, Galerie A and Book Beat Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany 1993

- Photonews, Hamburg, Germany, Nov. 1993

Picturing Ritual, Center for Photography, Woodstock, NY 1993

Creative Camera. London, England, June/July 1993

-Granta, Granta Publications Ltd., New York, NY, Spring 1992

The Interrupted Life, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY 1991

The Surgeon’s Ontic: Silverthorne’s Eschatology Monograph Series. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 1991

NewArt Examiner, Chicago, IL, November l989

New Nude Two, Japan 1985

Selections 2, Verlag Photographie, Germany l984

Private Viewing, New Leaf Publishers, London, England 1983

-Creatis, No. 18, Paris, France 1982

New American Nudes, Morgan & Morgan, Dobbs Ferry, NY 1981

Camera Magazine, October 1974

Modern Photography Annual, New York, NY 1969

Video

2016 (en montage)  «Close your Eyes» 80 mn, un filme surJeffrey Silverthorne par Vincent Soulié Bande annonce sur Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/129534275

2005 Letters From The Dead House, Camera, Jeffrey Silverthorne; Sound and Editing, Carey Loren

 

 

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