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Fazal Sheikh

Fazal Sheikh (* 1965 in New York City) ist ein US-amerikanischer Fotograf.

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Sheikh schloss 1987 an der Princeton University ab. Seine Fotografien wurden unter anderem im International Center of Photography,[1] im Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art,[2] in der Tate Modern, London; der Stiftung Henri-Cartier-Bresson, Paris, oder dem Museum of Contemporary Art, Moskau, ausgestellt.[3]

Fazal Sheikh lebt in Zürich, New York City und Kenia.[4]

Veröffentlichungen[Bearbeiten | Quelltext bearbeiten]

Ausstellungen (Auswahl)[Bearbeiten | Quelltext bearbeiten]

  • 1996 Fazal Sheikh: A Sense of Common Ground, International Center of Photography, New York City
  • 1998 Fazal Sheikh: A Sense of Common Ground, Sprengel Museum, Hannover
  • 1999 Fazal Sheikh: The Victor Weeps, Fotomuseum Winterthur
  • 2000 Fazal Sheikh – The Victor Weeps, The Art Institute of Chicago
  • 2002 Fazal Sheikh: The Victor Weeps – Afghanistan, Zimmerli Art Museum, New Jersey
  • 2003 Cruel and Tender, The Real in the Twentieth-Century Photograph, Tate Modern, London
  • 2003 Fazal Sheikh: A Camel for the Son – Ramadan Moon – The Victor Weeps, Davis Museum and Cultural Center
  • 2004 Fazal Sheikh, The United Nations, New York City
  • 2005 After the Fact, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
  • 2007 Fazal Sheikh – Moksha and Ladli – HCB Award Winner 2005, Cartier-Bresson Foundation, Paris
  • 2008 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, Photographer’s Gallery, London
  • 2008 Archive Fever: Uses of the Document in Contemporary Art International Center of Photography
  • 2009 Fazal Sheikh, Fundación Mapfre, Madrid, Spain
  • 2009 Fazal Sheikh, Huis Marseille Museum for Photography, Amsterdam
  • 2009 Beloved Daughters – Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art            
  • 2010 Fazal Sheikh Museo de Arte de Banco de la República, Bogotá
  • 2010 The Image in Question: War – Media – Art, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University
  • 2012 Fazal Sheikh – Ether, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York City
  • 2014 Now You See It: Photography and Concealment, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City       
  • 2016 Fazal Sheikh, - Independence | Nakba, Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York City
  • 2016 This Place, Brooklyn Museum of Art 

Auszeichnungen und Stipendien[Bearbeiten | Quelltext bearbeiten]

  • J. William Fulbright Foundation Fellowship to Kenya, 1992
  • National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, 1994
  • New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship, 1994
  • Infinity Award, International Center of Photography, 1995
  • Leica Medal of Excellence, 1995
  • Ruttenberg Award, 1995
  • Ferguson Award, 1995
  • Le Prix d’Arles, Dialogue de l'Humanité, 2003
  • MacArthur Fellows Program, 2005
  • International Henri Cartier-Bresson Grand Prize, 2005
  • Soros Foundation / Open Society Institute Distribution Award, 2007
  • Prix Nadar (Ladli, special mention), 2007
  • Deutscher Fotobuchpreis (shortlist, Ladli), 2007
  • Deutsche Börse Photography Prize (Finalist), 2008
  • Lucie Foundation Humanitarian Award, 2009
  • Deutscher Fotobuchpreis (The Circle), 2009
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, 2012

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Einzelnachweise[Bearbeiten | Quelltext bearbeiten]

  1. http://www.icp.org/site/c.dnJGKJNsFqG/b.3830021/
  2. http://www.nelson-atkins.org/art/Exhibitions.cfm?id=77
  3. http://www.steidlville.com/artists/182-Fazal-Sheikh.html
  4. http://lucieawards.com/09/honorees/FazalSheikh.html