Neil Folberg - CV

Neil Folberg

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BORN
1950 Born in San Francisco, USA

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Celestial Nights, The Dryansky Gallery, San Francisco
2012 Topography/Time/Israel, Flomenhaft Gallery, New York
2008 Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Yeshiva University Museum, New York    
2007 Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Hammond Art Gallery, Fitchburg, MA
          Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Miller Jewish Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma    
          Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Museum of the Southwest, Midland, TX
2006 The Impressionists' Salon, Holden Luntz Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida
          Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Gershman Y Galleries, The Borowsky and Open Lens Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
2005 Galerie Zéro l'infini, Kunst 05, Zurich
          Manet, Morisot and Friends, Flomenhaft Gallery, New York
          Celestial Nights, Pikto Gallery, Toronto
2004 Galerie Zéro l'infini, Paris Photo, Carrousel du Louvre, Paris
          Prochaine Station Cosmos, Hotel de Sponeck, L'Allan scéne nationale par le19, centre régional d'art contemporain, Montbéliard, France
          Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, The Skirball Museum, Los Angeles
2003 Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, The Cleveland Museum of Natural History
          Celestial Nights: Ra’anana Municipal Art Gallery, Israel
2002 Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, the Groningen Nature Museum, in co-operation with Noorderlicht Photo Festival, Groningen, Holland
          Celestial Nights, Candace Perich Gallery, Katonah, N.Y.
          Celestial Nights: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, La Galerie Photographies du Montpellier, France
          Celestial Nights, Klotz/Sirmon Gallery, New York
2001 Celestial Nights, Vision Gallery, Jerusalem
2000 Celestial Nights, Galerie Mistral, Montreal
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Galerie Fiolet, Winterswijk, Holland
          Celestial Nights, Fine Gallery, Atlanta JCC, Atlanta
          Celestial Nights, Scott Nichols Gallery, San Francisco  
          Celestial Nights, Carol Ehlers Gallery, Chicago
1999 Celestial Nights, Alan Klotz/Photocollect Gallery, New York
1998 Scott Nichols Gallery, San Francisco
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Spertus Museum, Chicago
1997 And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Ziff Jewish Museum of Florida, Miami Beach
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Mizel Museum of Judaica, Denver
1996 Ansel Adams Gallery, Pebble Beach, Ca.
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Jewish Museum, Camden, London
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, Municipal Archives, Krefeld, Germany
1995 And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, At Aperture's Burden Gallery, New York
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: Vision Gallery, San Francisco
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: Peter Fetterman Gallery, Santa Monica, Ca.
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: An Aperture Traveling Exhibition, De Beyerd Museum of Contemporary Art, Breda, Netherlands
1992 Museum of Photography at Tel-Hai, Kiryat Shemona, Israel
          University Art Gallery, University of the Negev, Beersheva
          Northlight Gallery, Arizona State Univ., Tempe
          Silver Light Gallery, Seattle, WA.
1991 Vision Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.   
          St. Louis University Museum of Art, St. Louis, Mo.
1990 Musée Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saone, France
          Ha'aretz Museum, Tel Aviv
1989 Vision Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
1988 Afterimage Gallery, Dallas, Texas
1987 Vision Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
          Ledel Gallery, New York
1986 University of the Pacific, Ca. (with Brett Weston)
          Martin Schweig Gallery, St. Louis, Mo.
1985 George Eastman House, Rochester, N.Y.
          California State University, Hayward, Ca.
          The Photography Gallery, La Jolla, Ca.
          Vision Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
1984 Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, Ca.
          Vision Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
1983 Martin Schweig Gallery, St. Louis, Mo.
          Stephen White Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca.
1982 Here and Now, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
          Santa Ana College Art Gallery, Santa Ana, Ca.
          Galerie Fiolet, Amsterdam
1981 Hillel Gallery, Jerusalem
          Photo Gallery International, Tokyo
1980 Vision Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.
          Camera Obscura Gallery, Stockholm
          Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1979 Fresno Art Center, Fresno, Ca.
          American Cultural Centers, Jerusalem & Tel-Aviv
          Punkt Gallery, Copenhagen
1976 Martin Schweig Gallery, St. Louis, Mo.
1974 American Cultural Center, Skopje, Yugoslavia
          The Lowie Museum, Berkeley, Ca.
1973 The Studio Gallery, Berkeley, Ca.
1972 Martin Schweig Gallery, St. Louis, Mo.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013 Serpent's Chronicle, Rubin Museum, Tel-Aviv
2012 At Night, Holden Luntz Gallery, Palm Beach
2011 Arcadia Revisited, Holden Luntz Gallery, Palm Beach
         Celestial Nights. Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
2010 Serpent's Chronicle, Flomenhaft Gallery, New York
          Paysage2, Galerie Jean Greset, Besançon, France
2009 Through a Painter's Lens: Paintings influence on Contemporary Photography, Holden Luntz    Gallery, Palm Beach
          Cosmos, Galerie Jean Greset, Besançon, France
2008 First Doubt: Optical Confusion in Modern Photography, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
2007 Women Painters, Painted Women: A group exhibition, Vietnam/Israel, National Museum of Fine Arts, Hanoi, Curator: Raquelle Azran
          Traversing the Cosmos: Photographs by Folberg, NASA, Malin and Subaru Telescope (including Celestial Nights, the Aperture traveling exhibition), Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan
          Contemporary Israeli Photography, Ordover Gallery, San Diego Museum of Natural History in conjunction with Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition
          Neil Folberg, Odyssey, Flomenhaft Gallery, New York, 2006
          Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50, Museum of Fine Arts of St. Petersburg, St.Petersburg, Florida
          Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50, Fort Wayne Museum of Art
          Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50, Dayton Art Institute
2005 Camera Sacra, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
2004 Site Seeing: Photographic Excursions in Tourism, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
2003 Michael Hoffman Memorial Exhibition, Philadelphia Museum of Art
2002 Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50, New York
          New Work, New Directions, LA County Museum of Art
2000 The Best of Aperture, Aperture's Burden Gallery, New York
          The Holy Land Revealed, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
          100 Years of Photography in Eretz Israel, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

PUBLICATIONS
2013 Serpent's Chronicle, Abbeville Press, New York
2010 Feast for the Senses: A Musical Odyssey in Umbria, With Lin Arison, Chronicle Press, San Francisco
2007 Travels with Van Gogh and the Impressionists, With Lin Arison, Abbeville Press, New York
         Celestial Nights: Visions of an Ancient Land, Abbeville Press, NY (newly published under Abbeville label)
2002 Photography Past/Forward: Aperture at 50
         Celestial Nights: Visions of an Ancient Land, Aperture Press, New York
         WINNER OF NEW YORK BOOK SHOW PRIZE, FIRST PLACE PHOTOGRAPHY, 2002 Accompanied by an Aperture traveling exhibition
          And I Shall Dwell Among Them: Historic Synagogues of the World, Aperture Press, New York 2nd Hardbound Edition & Softcover Editions
          In a Desert Land: Photographs of Israel, Egypt and Jordan, Abbeville Press, New York 2nd Edition
1995 And I Shall Dwell Among Them: Historic Synagogues of the World, Aperture Press, New York
          Publication accompanied by a portfolio and traveling exhibition
1996 WINNER OF NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD, 1996
1987 In a Desert Land: Photographs of Israel, Egypt and Jordan, Abbeville Press, New York    
1986 The Walls of the Old City of Jerusalem (portfolio)
1984 Sinai, Adam Publishers, Jerusalem
1975 We Are Thy People, Bet-Alpha Press, Berkeley, Ca.

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Bibliothéque Nationale, Paris
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Toronto
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ.
Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York
George Eastman House, Rochester, N.Y.
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Ludwig Museum, Cologne
Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg
Museum of Art, St. Louis, Mo.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego
Musée Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saone, France
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Michael Hoffman Collection
Preus Fotomuseum, Horten, Norway
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
San Jose Museum of Art
Smart Museum of Art, Chicago
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Tel-Aviv Museum
Yale University Museum of Art