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ANNE TURYN

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photo © 1984 Anne Turyn
from 'Illustrated Memories', 1984

photo © 1984 Anne Turyn 

ANNE TURYN 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2014 Trinity College, Hartford, CT Artists’ Books & Prints in the Watkinson Library (catalogue) 

2012 Albright Knox, Buffalo, N.Y. Wish You Were Here  

2012 Central Square Theater, Cambridge, MA Yesterday Happened: Remembering H.M. 

2012 Photography Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Faculty Exhibit 

2010 Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY Pictures by Women: A History of Modern Photography 

2010 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY Between Here and There: Passages in Contemporary Photography 

2010 Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO. Exposure 

2010 Sotheby’s, New York, NY George Eastman House benefit auction 

2009 Mary Brogan Museum, Tallahasee, FL Appetite 

2006 George Eastman House, Rochester, NY Why Look at Animals? (traveling)  

2005 Florida State University, Tallahasee, FL Heartfelt (catalogue) 

2005 Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Media Arts Faculty  

2004 Fine Arts Center Galleries, University of Rhode Island Excess 

2003 Cooper Union, New York, NY Small Works  

2000 Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY Air-Conditioned Interiors 

1998 Omni Gallery, Garden City, NY in conjunction with the Long Island Center of Photography The Photographic Baroque  

1998 DeChiara/Stewart Gallery, New York, NY, Back to Back 

1997 Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ Selections from the Permanent Collection: Depth of Field 

1997 Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA Matters of a Fine Wall  

1996 University Art Gallery, S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY Faculty/Alumni Exhibition  

1996 Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Ontario Multiple Exposure: The Group Portrait in Photography 

1995 Center for Photography, Woodstock, NY The Cultured Tourist (catalogue) 

1995 450 Broadway Gallery, New York, NY Stand Up Straight 

1995 Independent Curators, Inc. Multiple Exposure: The Group Portrait in Photography (traveled, catalogue)  

1995 Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY Hallwalls, 20 Years  

1994 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX The Allan Chasanoff Collection: Tradition and the Unpredictable (catalogue)  

1994 Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY Summer Salon (Pictures We Like)  

1994 Proctor Art Center, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY Faculty Show 

1993 Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ Selections from the Permanent Collection: Image and Text 

1993 The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO First Sightings: Recent Modern & Contemporary Acquisitions  

1993 The Newton Arts Center, Newton, MA Fragile Power: Explorations of Memory (catalogue)  

1992 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA New Acquisitions/New Work/New Directions  

1992 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA The Magic Object  

1992 Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ Representatives: Women Photographers from the Permanent Collection 

1991 The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY Pleasures and Terrors of Domestic Comfort (traveled, catalogue) 

1990 Museum of Contemporary Photography, Antwerp, Belgium Fantasies, Fables & Fabrications (traveled, catalogue) 

1990 Museum of Contemporary Art, Florence, Italy Fantasies, Fables & Fabrications 

1990 University of Missouri, Gallery of Art, Kansas City, MO Fantasies, Fables & Fabrication 

1990 Art 21’90, Basel, Switzerland Photography:1980s Discovery and Invention 

1990 Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL Re:Memory  

1990 The High Museum, Atlanta, GA Vanishing Presence 

1990 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA Vanishing Presence  

1990 Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY Vanishing Presence  

1990 City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ As Seen on TV 

1990 Pratt Institute, Schafler Gallery, Brooklyn, NY Photography Faculty  

1989 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY Invention and Continuity in Contemporary Photography  

1989 The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN Vanishing Presence (traveled, catalogue) 

1989 Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba Vanishing Presence 

1989 Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, NY Literacy on the Table: Cultural Fluency and the Act of Reading  

1989 The Detroit Institute of the Arts, Detroit, MI Vanishing Presence  

1989 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA Themes and Variations  

1989 Franklin Furnace, New York, NY Literacy on the Table (traveled)  

1989 Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA Fantasies, Fables & Fabrications (traveled, catalogue) 

1989 Charles Scott Gallery, Granville Is, British Columbia Acceptable Entertainment  

1989 Independent Curators, Inc. Acceptable Entertainment (traveled) 

1988 Alberta College of Art Gallery, Calgary, Alberta Acceptable Entertainment 

1988 Otis Parsons, Los Angeles, CA A Visible Order (traveled)  

1988 S.U.N.Y. Buffalo, Buffalo, NY Alumni Invitational  

1988 Stux Gallery, New York, NY Fatal Strategies  

1987 The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD Arrangements for the Camera 

1987 San Francisco Camerawork, San Francisco, CA A Sense of Humor  

1987 Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Women at Pratt 

1986 White Columns, New York, NY Signs of the Real  

1986 Bruno Facchetti Gallery, New York, NY Acceptable Entertainment  

1986 Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA Remembrances of Things Past (catalogue)  

1986 International Center for Photography, New York, NY Midtown Review  

1986 Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies, Los Angeles, CA  

1985 Chicago Transit Authority, Artemesia Gallery, Chicago, IL Critical Messages 

1985 University Art Gallery, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA Verbally Charged Images 

1985 Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C. The Family as Subject Matter in Contemporary Art  

1985 The New Museum, New York, NY Group Material: MASS 

1985 Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY Light Work-10 Years 

1984 Queens Museum, Queens, NY (Independent Curators, Inc.) Verbally Charged Images (traveled) 

1984 Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY Color Photographs: Recent Acquisitions 

1984 Vision Gallery, Boston, MA Words & Pictures 

1983 Montgomery Gallery, Pomona College, Claremont, CA Photography 1983: An Invitational 

1983 Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY Wit on Wry: Humor in Photography  

1983 The New Museum, New York, NY Language, Drama, Source and Vision  

1982 Center for Book Arts, New York, NY Stories Your Mother Never Told You (traveled)  

1982 Nikon House, New York, NY CAPS Awards, Photography, 1981-82 (traveled) 

1982 10 on 8, Windows on Eighth Avenue, New York, NY Through the Looking Glass 

1981 Inroads, New York, NY Anne Turyn/Laurie Neaman 

1981 Alternative Museum, New York, NY Ikon/Logos 

1981 Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York, NY Narratives 

1980 The New Museum, New York, NY Hallwalls-5 Years (traveled, catalogue)  

1979 P.S.1, Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Long Island City, NY Altered Photographs 

1979 Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY In Western New York  

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

1993 Center for Photography, Woodstock, NY from "Illustrated Memories"  

1990 The Other Gallery, New York, NY Illustrated Memories 

1989 Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT  

1988 Spectacolor Billboard, Times Square, Messages to the Public The Public Art Fund, New York, NY 

1987 International Center for Photography/Midtown Bookstore, New York, NY  

1986 Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA  

1986 Art City, New York, NY  

1986 Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX (catalogue) 1985 Windows: Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY  

1983 Tin Pan Alley, New York, NY  

1982 Windows on Fourteenth Street, The New Museum, New York, NY (catalogue)  

1982 Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY  

1982 C.E.P.A., Buffalo, NY  

1979 Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY  

PUBLICATIONS BY THE ARTIST  

Missives: Dear Pen Pal, Dear John, Lessons & Notes, Flashbulb Memories, Photographs by Anne Turyn, Essay by Andy Grundberg, Alfred van der Marck Editions, New York, NY, 1986  

Top Top Stories, Anne Turyn, editor, City Lights Publishers, San Francisco, CA, 1991 

Real Family Stories, Anne Turyn, Top Stories #13, , New York, NY, 1982  

Volunteer, A Photo Novel, Anne Turyn, C.E.P.A. Gallery, Buffalo, NY 1982  

Photos Included 

Aperture Magazine #186, New York, N.Y, Spring, 2007 

The Nature of Photographs, by Stephen Shore, Phaidon, London, England, 2007 

The Artful Dog: Canines from the Metropolitan Museum of Art; The Metropolitan Museum of Art in conjunction with Chronicle Books, New York, 2006  

Up is Up but so is Down: New York’s Downtown Literary Scene: 1974-1992, Brandon Stosuy, editor, New York University Press, New York, NY, 2006  

A Thousand Hounds; edited by Raymond W. Merritt and Miles Barth; The Cygnet Foundation and Taschen America, 2000 Photography from 1839 to Today, George Eastman House, Benedikt Taschen Verlag, Cologne, 1999 

The Nature of Photographs, by Stephen Shore, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD, 1998  

Memory Revealed: The Mind's Fragile Power, by Daniel Schacter, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA., 1996  

Annandale, Volume 133, Number 1/December 1993, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, N.Y.  

Aperture Magazine, Issue #130, Explorations, New York, N.Y., 1993, pp 42-47 

Collier's Encyclopedia, Macmillan Publishers, New York, 1992  

Pleasures and Terrors of Domestic Comfort, Peter Galassi, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, 1991  

Art Paper, Minneapolis, MN, excerpt from "Snapshots from the Future Passed", 1989  

Vanishing Presence, essays by Adam Weinberg, Max Kozloff, Rizzoli Editions, New York, NY, 1989 pp.140-146  

Past Lives, Amy Gerstler and Alexis Smith, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA, 1989  

What the Songs Look Like, Talking Heads and Frank Olinsky, Harper & Row, , New York, NY, 1987  

Thought Objects/ Just Another Asshole #7, Barbara Ess, editor, New York, NY, 1986  

Contact Sheet #49, Light Work, Syracuse, NY, 1985, excerpts from “Illustrated Memories” 

White Walls #10, “Dear John,” Chicago, Ill., 1984  

Impulse, “Lessons & Notes,” Toronto, Ontario, 1983  

Contact Sheet # 34, 1983 and Contact Sheet #12, 1980, Light Work, Syracuse, NY  

Benzene #7, Excerpts from "Dear Pen Pal," New York, NY, 1982  

N.Y.C. in 1979, Kathy Acker, photographs by Anne Turyn, Top Stories #9, New York, NY, 1981  

Writings Included 

Writing as Practice, Secretary Press, New York N.Y. 2012  

Up is Up but so is Down: New York’s Downtown Literary Scene: 1974-1992, Brandon Stosuy, editor, New York University Press, New York, NY, 2006  

Art Paper, TV issue, Minneapolis, MN, 1988  

Blasted Allegories: An Anthology of Writings by Contemporary Artists, Brian Wallis, editor, M.I.T. Press and the New Museum, New York, NY, 1987  

Remembrances of Things Past, Lane Relyea and Connie Fitzsimmons, editors, 1986, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA, “If Only,” by Anne Turyn and Bob Fiengo  

Wild History, Richard Prince, editor, Tanam Press, New York, NY, 1984, “Idioglossia”  

Just Another Asshole #6, Barbara Ess and Glenn Branca, editors, New York, NY, 1983, “Keep Talking”  

Only Paper Today, Sports and Games issue, Toronto, Ontario, 1979, “Lie”  

Imprint, Volume 3, No. 3, Peterborough, Ontario, 1979, “Voices from Kinswomen” 

COLLECTIONS 

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL 

Center for Creative Photography, Tucson 

Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO 

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

La Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris 

LightWork, Syracuse, NY 

Los Angeles County Museum of Art 

the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY 

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY 

the New Museum, New York, NY 

NYC Percent for Art 

Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR 

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art 

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN 

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY 

Virginia Commonwealth Museum, Richmond, VA 

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT 

GRANTS AND AWARDS 

2012 Pratt Institute Faculty Development Fund Award 

2003 Pratt Institute Faculty Development Fund Award 

1998 Pratt Institute Faculty Development Fund Award 

1994 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship 

1991 Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation Fellowship  

1990 Art Matters, Inc. Grant 

1988 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship  

1986 New Face in Fine Art Photography Award, American Photographer magazine  

1985 Washington Project for the Arts, Writer-in-Residence Grant  

1983-4 LINE II Grant, New York  

1983 Light Work Artist-in-Residence Grant, Syracuse, N.Y. 

1981-2 C.A.P.S. Fellowship  

1979 Z.B.S. Foundation Artist-in-Residence Grant  

1978-9 S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo, Graduate Fellowship 

EDUCATION 

BFA, Antioch College 

MFA, S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo 

MA (Linguistics), The Graduate Center of C.U.N.Y. 

TEACHING POSITIONS, past and present 

Pratt Institute 

Bard High School Early College Queens 

School of Visual Arts 

Bard College 

Milton Avery Graduate School on the Arts 

Cooper Union 

California Institute of the Arts 

SUNY Purchase 

Philadelphia College of the Arts