Brad Temkin (American, 1956 -)


Education

University Of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL – M.F.A in Photography
Ohio University – Athens, OH – B.F.A. in Photography

Grants & Awards

2017
John S. Guggenheim Memorial Foundation – Photography

2008
Illinois Arts Council Special Assistance Grant – Photography

2007
Illinois Arts Council Artist Fellowship – Photography

Teaching

1984-Present
Columbia College Chicago – Chicago, IL

1981-1982
Oakton Community College – Des Plaines, IL

1979-1981
University Of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL

Lecturer and Visiting Artist

2017
Indiana State University – Bloomington, IN
The Gage Gallery, Roosevelt University – Chicago, IL

2015
Southeast Museum of Phtography – Daytona Beach, FL

2014
Sivori Museum of Art – Buenos Aires, Argentina

2013
Lumiere Brothers Center of Photography – Moscow, Russia

2010
Block Art Museum “Barbara Crane & Brad Temkin: Choices In Contemporary Photography”

2009
Middle Tennessee State University – Murphreesboro, TN
Blue Sky Gallery – Portland, OR

2008
Chicago Cultural Center – Chicago, IL

2005
ICP School “Lightstalkers” – New York, NY

2002
Zone System & Ansel Adams – Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago, IL

1995
University Of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL

1991
University Of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL

1990
Ohio University – Athens, OH

1987
University Of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL

1983
Columbia College Chicago – Chicago, IL

1979
Barat College – Lake Forest, IL

Selected One Person Exhibitions

2017
“Rooftop: Second Nature” – The Gage Gallery, Roosevelt University – Chcago, IL
“Rooftop: Second Nature” – Wright Art Museum, Beloit College – Beloit, WI
2016
“Rooftop” – Fotofest – Changing Circumstances – Williams Tower – Houston, Tx
“Rooftop Gardens and Landscapes of Ireland” – Scott Nichols Gallery – San Francisco, CA
“Rooftop Gardens” – PDNB Gallery – Dallas TX
2015
“Second Nature – A Survey” – Southeast Museum of Photography – Daytona Beach, FL
“ROOFTOP” – Sol Mednick Gallery, The University of the Arts – Philadelphia, PA
“Rooftop: Second Nature” – International Solo Exhibition, Lianzhou Festival – Lianzhou, China
2014
“Rooftop: Second Nature” – Sivori Art Museum – Buenos Aires, Argentina
“Rooftop: Second Nature” – International Solo Exhibition, Lianzhou Festival – Lianzhou, China
2013
“Rooftop” – Waubonsee Community College – Sugar Grove, IL
“Rooftop: Second Nature” – Photovisa V – Krasnodar, Russia
2012
“Gardens: From Backyard To Rooftops” – Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI
2011
Environmental Law & Policy Center – Chicago, IL
2010
“Green Roofs & Rooftop Gardens” – City Gallery – Chicago, IL
2009
“Relics” – Blue Sky Gallery – Portland, OR
“Relics” – Baldwin Gallery – MTSU – Murphreesboro, TN
“Relics” – Dali International Photography Festival – Dali, Yunnan, China
2008
Sidney Yates Gallery – Chicago Cultrual Center – Chicago, IL
2007
Blanca Berlin Galleria – Madrid, Spain
2004
Scott Nichols Gallery – San Francisco, CA
2002
Stephen Bulger Gallery – Toronto, Ontario
Afterimage Gallery – Dallas, TX
2001
Bassetti Fine Arts Photographs – New Orleans, LA
1998
Creative Photographic Arts Center – Lewiston, ME
1995
Midtown Y Photography Gallery – New York, NY
1993
Chicago Cultural Center – Chicago, IL
1992
Northern Illinois University Art Gallery – Chicago, IL
1990
Imagery Gallery – Lancaster, OH
Museum Of Contemporary Photography – Chicago, IL
1987
Chicago Cultural Center – Chicago, IL
1981
Exposure Gallery – Libertyville, IL
A. Montgomery Ward Gallery, University Of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL
1980
Milwaukee Center For Photography – Milwaukee, WI
The Northgate Gallery – Jackson, MS

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Nature/Culture – Amon Carter Museum of American Art – Ft Worth, TX
Grow/Conserve – Syngenta Photography Award Exhibition – Somerset House – London, UK

2016
Wonders of the World – Fotographie Forum Frankfurt – Frankfurt, Germany

2015
In The Garden – George Eastman Museum – Rochester, NY
Seeing China –MSU Art Museum – East Lasing, MI

2013
An Unusual Garden – Houston Center For Photography – Houston, TX
Rural/Urban – Syngenta Photography Award Exhibition – Somerset House – London, UK

2012
Domestic – Xavier Miserachs Biennial of Photography Biennieal – Palafrugell, Spain
Anthology – Southeast Museum of Photography – Daytona Beach, FL
Looking At The Land, 21st Century American Views – Museum of Art, RISD – Providence Rhode Island
Looking At The Land – FotoWeek DC Festival – The Warner – Washington, DC

2011
Earth Now: American Photographers and the Environment – New Mexico Museum of Art – Santa Fe, NM

2010
Domestic – Espacio Cultural Caja Madrid – Barcelona, Spain
There Is No There, There – PHOTO BIENNIALE 2010 – Teetix Gallery – Thessaloniki, Greece

2009
Place and Presence – Block Museum of Art – Evanston, IL
Chicago Gardens: Past and Present – Chicago Tourism Center – Chicago, IL

2008
Beyond The Backyard – Museum of Contemporary Photography – Chicago, IL
Found At FotoFest – John Cleary Gallery – Houston, TX

2007
Couples: The Art Of Connection – Stephen Daiter Gallery – Chicago, IL
Photographer’s Network – Art Gallery – Seigen, Germany
Degrees of Separation – Peer Gallery – New York, NY
Mysteries, Secrets, Illusions – M.K. Ciurlionis National Museum – Kaunas, Lithuania

2006
InSight – Museum Of Contemporary Photography – Chicago, IL
Intimate Spaces – The Methodist Hospital For Performing Arts Medicine – Houston, TX
Discoveries Of The Meeting Place at FotoFest – Erie City Iron Works – Houston, TX

2005
Birdhouses – Kathleen Ewing Gallery – Washington, DC

2004
Innocence Exposed: The Child In Modern Photography – Frist Center For Visual Arts – Nashville, TN

2001
Volbart, Langes Haar…: das Bildnis Jesu Christi – Fotographie Forum International – Frankfurt, Germany
New Faces/NewPrints/New Space – Afterimage Gallery – Dallas, TX
White – Stephen Bulger Gallery – Toronto, Ontario
Chicago In The Year 2000 – Chicago Cultural Center – Chicago, IL

2000
Strength From Unity: Expressions On Cancer – Russell Senate Building – Washington, DC

1999
Strength From Unity: Expressions On Cancer – Waterfront Hall – Belfast, Northern Ireland
David Carol & Brad Temkin – Stephen Daiter Gallery – Chicago, IL

1997
Three Visions – William Bachman Gallery, NIAA – Munster, IN

1996
Illinois Photographers – Museum Of Contemporary Photography – Chicago, IL

1992
Gallery Artists – Edwynn Houk Gallery – Chicago, IL

1985
Christmas Show – San Francisco Camerawork Gallery – San Francisco, CA

1982
Illinois Photographers 82 – Illinois State Museum – Springfield, IL

1980
Inner Landscape – ARC Gallery – Chicago, IL

2017
“Portfolio” – Amica Magazine

2016
Paradise Found” – New Republic Magazine
Picture Power” – Newsweek Japan
Changing Circumstances: Looking At the Future of the Planet” – Fotofest/Schilt Publishing

2015
“ROOFTOP” – Radius Books – Santa Fe, NM

2012
The Rise Of Living Architecture” – Green Roofs For Healthy Cities – Toronto, ON
“New Life for An American City: Pittsburgh” – Architectural Record Magazine – October 2012

2011
“Earth Now: American Photographers and the Environment” – University of New Mexico Press
“Contemporary US Photographers” – ARTVAS/Photo – Seoul, Korea – Autumn 2011
“Fixing America by Fixing America” – TIME Magazine Vol. 178, No 13

2010
China Photo – Issue No. 5/2010 – May 2010

2008
European Photography – Issue No. 83 – Summer 2008
PhotoNews – Issue No. 5/08

2007
Profifoto Magazin – Photographer’s Network – Issue NR.6/07, June 2007

2006
Photography Now: One Hundred Portfolios – Wright State Univeristy Art Galleries (DVD)
“Chicago: A Geography of the City and It’s Region” – Center For American Places/CCC

2005
“Private Places: Photographs of Chicago Gardens” (monograph) – Center For American Places/Columbia College Chicago

2002
Black & White Magazine – Spotlight – Issue #22, November/December

2000
Strength From Unity: Expressions On Cancer – Exhibition Catalogue – Belfast/Washington/Dublin

1994
Ireland: A Troubled Mirror – Aperture, Inc. – Issue No. 134

1980
Inner Landscape – Exhibition Catalogue – ARC Gallery

Aer Lingus
Akron Art Museum
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
Art Institute of Chicago
Bank Of America (LaSalle Bank collection)
Block Museum Of Art
Brennan Steel
Broad Art Museum, at Michigan State University
Center for Creative Photography
Continental Bank
Corcoran Gallery Of Art
Federal Reserve Bank, Houston
Grateful Dead Archive, University Of California Santa Cruz
Ilford Photo
Krannert Art Museum, University Of Illinois
Milwaukee Art Museum
Museo de Arte Moderna – Rio de Janeiro
Museum Of Contemporary Photography
Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston
Portland Art Museum
Ruttenberg Art Foundation
Southeast Museum of Photography
Wright Art Museum, Beloit College