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Alec Soth Biography

Alec Soth (b. 1969) is a photographer born and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His photographs have been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions, including the 2004 Whitney and São Paulo Biennials. In 2008, a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work was exhibited at Jeu de Paume in Paris and Fotomuseum Winterthur in Switzerland. In 2010, the Walker Art produced a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work entitled From Here To There. Alec Soth’s first monograph, Sleeping by the Mississippi, was published by Steidl in 2004 to critical acclaim.  Since then Soth has published NIAGARA (2006), Fashion Magazine (2007) Dog Days, Bogotá (2007) The Last Days of W (2008), and Broken Manual (2010). In 2008, Soth started his own publishing company, Little Brown Mushroom. Soth is represented by Sean Kelly in New York, Weinstein Gallery in Minneapolis, and is a member of Magnum Photos.

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Alec Soth (b. 1969) is a photographer born and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His photographs have been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions, including the 2004 Whitney and São Paulo Biennials. In 2008, a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work was exhibited at Jeu de Paume in Paris and Fotomuseum Winterthur in Switzerland. In 2010, the Walker Art produced a large survey exhibition of Soth’s work entitled From Here To There. Alec Soth’s first monograph, Sleeping by the Mississippi, was published by Steidl in 2004 to critical acclaim.  Since then Soth has published NIAGARA (2006), Fashion Magazine (2007) Dog Days, Bogotá (2007) The Last Days of W (2008), and Broken Manual (2010). In 2008, Soth started his own publishing company, Little Brown Mushroom. Soth is represented by Sean Kelly in New York, Weinstein Gallery in Minneapolis, and is a member of Magnum Photos.

Alec Soth Featured Artworks

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Park Hyatt, Tokyo by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothPark Hyatt, Tokyo, 2015Archival pigment print
121.9 x 162.6 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Park Hyatt Hotel, Tokyo (Curtains) by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothPark Hyatt Hotel, Tokyo (Curtains), 2015Archival pigment print
139.2 x 114 x 6.7 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Patrick, Palm Sunday, Baton Rouge, LA by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothPatrick, Palm Sunday, Baton Rouge, LA, 2002Digital chromogenic print
40 x 32 inches
Huxley-Parlour Contact Gallery
Monika. Warsaw by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothMonika. Warsaw, 2018Archival pigment print
127 x 101.6 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Vince. New York City by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothVince. New York City, 2018Archival pigment print
76.2 x 61 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Leyla and Sabine. New Orleans by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothLeyla and Sabine. New Orleans, 2018Archival pigment print
101.6 x 81.3 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Ute's Books. Odessa by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothUte's Books. Odessa, 2018Archival pigment print
127 x 101.6 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery
Yuko. Berlin by Alec Soth contemporary artwork
Alec SothYuko. Berlin, 2018Archival pigment print
127 x 101.6 cm
Sean Kelly Contact Gallery

Alec Soth Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Masters of Photography 2019 at Huxley-Parlour, London
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20 November–20 December 2019 Group Exhibition Masters of Photography 2019 Huxley-ParlourLondon
Contemporary art exhibition, Alec Soth, I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating at Sean Kelly, New York
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21 March–27 April 2019 Alec Soth I Know How Furiously Your Heart Is Beating Sean KellyNew York

Alec Soth Represented By

Sean Kelly contemporary art gallery in New York, USA Sean Kelly New York

Alec Soth In Related Press

'You always find something different': Sir Elton John on his love of photography Related Press 'You always find something different': Sir Elton John on his love of photography 14 March 2017, Christie's

‘A photograph brings me so much joy, they’re beautiful objects,’ says Sir Elton John, discussing a remarkable collection of 25 works by some of the world’s greatest photographers, to be offered at Christie’s in New York on 6 April 2017. Proceeds from the sale of these works will benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), an international...

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