GEORGE KRAUSE

Born 24 January 1937, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

EDUCATION

1954-57, 59-60 Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1957-59 U.S. Military Service

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2007 Artist in Residence at Milkwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee,
Wisconsin
1997 Artist in Residence at Tylee Cottage, Wanganui, New Zealand
1993 Texas Artist of the Year
1986 Cultural Arts Council of Houston
1985 National Endowment for the Arts, Filmmaking
1983 Unicolor Grant
1979-80 Photographer in Residence, American Academy in Rome
National Endowment for the Arts
1976-77 First Prix de Rome in Photography
Guggenheim Fellowship
1975 Bicentennial Commission, Philadelphia
1973 National Endowment for the Arts
1970 Philadelphia College of Art Alumni Award
1967 Guggenheim Fellowship
1966 Commission from Citizens’ Council on City Planning and the Philadelphia Foundation
1963 Fulbright-Hays Fellowship to Spain

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1975-99 Professor of Art, University of Houston, Houston, Texas
1979 Director, Venezia ‘79-La Fotografia (Venice Photographic Biennale), Venice, Italy
1978 Associate Professor, Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
1973-75 Associate Professor, Head of Photography Department, Bucks County Community College, Newton, Pennsylvania
1972-73 Instructor of Photography, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York
1970-72 Instructor of Photography, Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1956-57 Instructor, Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1956-57 Instructor, Painting and Drawing, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

SELECTED INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS

2007 d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, “The Elizabeth Portraits” & Other Works
2007 Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, George Krause
2007 Milkwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, George Krause
2007 Photographs Do Not Bend, Dallas, Texas
2007 The Beeville Art Museum, Beeville, Texas, George Krause
2005 d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, George Krause: Sfumato Nudes (Lens, in conjunction with Sean Perry)
2004 Gallery at Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas, George Krause
2004 Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, Russia
2003 Museum of Art, Samara, Russia
2003 Art Gallery, College of the Mainland, Texas City, Texas
2003 Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2002 The Gables Yard Photographers’ Gallery, Pulham Marker, United Kingdom
2002 FotoFest, Houston, Texas
2002 d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, George Krause
2001 FotoFest, Houston, Texas
2000 d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, George Krause
1999 Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas
John Cleary Gallery, Houston, Texas
Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, Texas
The More Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ocean County College Fine Arts Center, Toms River, New Jersey
1998 Gallery 292, New York City, New York
Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
1997 The Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio, Texas
1996 Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas
1995 Nave Museum, Victoria, Texas
Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand
1993 Encontros de Fotografia, Coimbra, Portugal
Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1992 Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, Texas
1991 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas (retrospective)
Lictbild Galerie, Worpswede, Germany
1990 Art Gallery, Bakersfiled College, California
Galería Spectrum, Zaragoza, Spain
Harris Gallery, Houston, Texas
New England Photographic Workshops, New Milford, Connecticut
Sala de Exposiciones del Centro de Estudios, Tarazona, Spain
Fotogaleria, Pamplona, Spain
1988 Harris Gallery, Houston, Texas
Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport, Maine
1987 Allen Street Gallery, Dallas, Texas
Film in the Cities, Minneapolis/St. Paul
The Photographers Gallery, London, England
Torino Fotografia, Turin, Italy
1985 f.32 Foto Galerie, Amsterdam
Harris Gallery, Houston, Texas
Torino Fotografia, Turin, Italy
1984 McKillop Gallery, Salve Regina College, Newport, Rhode Island
1983 Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia
1982 Amarillo Art Museum, Texas
Burton Gallery, Toronto
Milwaukee Center for Photography
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
1981 Focus Gallery, San Francisco (with Joseph Jachna)
Mancini Gallery, Philadelphia
Mitzi Landau Gallery, Los Angeles
Morris Gallery, Philadelphia (retrospective 1960 – 81)
1980 American Academy in Rome
Hills Gallery, Denver
1979 Milwaukee Center for Photography
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia (Retrospective)
Rochester Institute of Technology, New York
1978 Agatha Gaillard Gallery, Paris
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Witkin Gallery, New York
1977 American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy
Fotografia Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Gallery of Photography, Vancouver, Canada
1976 Afterimage Gallery, Dallas, Texas
Cronin Gallery, Houston, Texas
Enjay Gallery, Boston, Massachuesetts
Museo de Bellas Artes, Bogotá, Columbia
Photopia Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1975 Milwaukee Center for Photography, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Philadelphia Print Club (with Norman Ackroyd, printmaker)
1974 Gallery of Photography, Vancouver
Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas
Photopia Gallery, Philadelphia
1973 Briarcliff College, Briarcliff Manor, New York
Fotografia Gallery, Los Angeles (retrospective 1958-65)
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
1972 International Museum of Photography at the George Eastman House, Rochester, New York
Moravian College, Bethleham, Pensylvania
Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Witkin Gallery, New York (with Philip Trager)
1971 Photographer’s Place, Berwyn, Pennsylvania
1970 Witkin Gallery, New York
1969 Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas
1966 Citizens’ Council on City Planning, Philadelphia
Kenmore Galleries, Philadelphia
1964 Philadelphia Art Alliance
1963 Pennsylvania State University, University Park

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2005 The People’s Gallery, Austin City Hall, Texas
2005 d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, Group Show in Conjunction with “Billow & Fold”
2004 d berman gallery temporary installation for Open House 2004, Post 65: Yet More Art for Marfa, Marfa, Texas
d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, Summer Show
2001 d berman gallery, Austin, Texas, Summer Show
1998 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, Years Ending in Nine
1997 Yekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts, Russia, Handshake Over the Ocean
1996 Slover McCutcheon Gallery, Houston, Texas, Interplay
1995 Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, A Year in the Life of RittenhouseSquare
Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, The Body Photographic
1994 Montgomery College Art Gallery, Rockville, Maryland, Interiors: A Metaphysical Construct
1990 Allen Street Gallery, Dallas, Texas, Me, Myself and I: A Photographic Self-Portrait Exhibition
Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama, Re: Memory: Four Photographers
Explore Images of the Private Past (with Lorie Novak, Larry Sultan, and Anne Turyn)
1989 Kuhn Gallery, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, Light Years
International Center for Photography, New York City, New York, Sections
1988 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, Evocative Presence
San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas, Nine Contemporary Photographers
Glassell School of Art, Houston, Texas, One + One
1987 Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene, Texas, Ten Texas Photographers
Glassell School of Art, Houston, Texas, Thirty Works by Thirty Artists
1984 University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, American Photography Today
1982 Stavenger, Norway, Art from Houston in Norway
1981 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, American Children
Creative Photography Gallery, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, New American Nudes
1978 Museum of Modern Art. New York City, New York, Mirrors and Windows
1977 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, Target Collection of American
Photography
1976 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Three
Centuriesof Art
1974 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, New York, Photography in
America
1971 Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts,
Contemporary Photographs 1
1970 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Contemporary
Photography
1969 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, New Photography USA
1967 National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, Photography in the Twentieth
Century
1966 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, Photography: A Current
Report
1965 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, Recent Acquisitions
1964 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, The Photographer’s Eye
1963 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, Five Unrelated Photographers
International Museum of Photography, Syracuse, New York, Photography 63/An International Exhibition
George Eastman House, Rochester, New York, Three Photographers
1960 Museum of Modern Art, New York City, New York, Recent Acquisitions

MONOGRAPHS

George Krause: Universal Issues, Introduction by Anne Tucker, Rice University Press, Houston, Texas, 1991.
Krause Roman, Afterword by Mark Power, Harris Gallery, Houston, Texas, 1991.
Qui Riposa: Alternative Lives, Rosellen Brown and George Krause, New Haven, Connecticut, 1987.
I Nudi, Mancini Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1980.
George Krause 1, Introduction by Mark Power, Toll Armstrong Publishers, Haverford, Pennsylvania, 1972.

PORTFOLIOS

1960-1970, Introduction by Mark Power, Mancini Gallery, Houston, Texas, 1980
Saints and Martyrs, Introduction by Carole Kismaric, Photopia Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1975