Biography



Education


San Francisco Art Institute, Master of Fine Arts, 1971.


Representation

Schilt Publishing Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, New York.


Books

Animal, Schilt Publishing, Amsterdam, 2010.

Yehudhith, Hawkhaven Press, San Francisco, 2004.

Spleen
(after Baudelaire), San Francisco, 1984.


Selected One Person Exhibitions

Other Animals, United Photo Industries, DUMBO, Brooklyn, New York, 2012.

Animal, Nassauische Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany, 2012.

Animal, Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, United Kingdom, 2011.

Animal, LUX Photo Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2010.

Animal
, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, Massachusetts, 2010.

Yehudhith,
The Arts at CIIS, San Francisco, California, USA, 2011.

Yehudhith,
Stredoslovénska galeriá, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia, 2007.
 
Yehudhith, Prague House of Photography, Prague, Czech Republic, 2005.
 
Yehudhith, Muzeum SNP, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia, 2005.
 
Yehudhith, House of Photography, Poprad, Slovakia 2005.
 
Yehudhith, Jewish Museum San Francisco, California, USA, 2004.
 
Spleen (after Baudelaire), Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, California, USA, 1996.

Spleen (after Baudelaire),Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee, USA 1994.
 
  Spleen (after Baudelaire), Photography Gallery, Department of Art, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame,Indiana, USA, 1994.
 
Spleen (after Baudelaire),
The Light Factory Center for Photographic Arts, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, 1994.
  
Spleen (after Baudelaire), Gallery, Department of Cinema and Photography, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, USA, 1993.
 
Spleen (after Baudelaire), WorkSpace Art Gallery, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA, 1992.

Spleen (after Baudelaire), Feldheym Library Galleries, San Bernardino, California, USA, 1991.


Selected Group Exhibitions

Fear and Loathing, Art Photo Index Exhibitions, 2013.
 
Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, New York, 2010.

New Visionairies 2009,
New York Photo Festival, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A., 2010.
 
The Museum of Unnatural History, ClampArt, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2010.
 
Staring, Van Every/Smith Galleries, Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina, U.S.A., 2009.
 
Photographers:Network 2009, studio Thomas Kellner, Siegen, Germany, 2009.
 
New Works/Old Story, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, California, USA, 2009.
 
Scents of Purpose, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, California, USA, 2005.
 
Artists’ Books from Nashville Collections, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, 2003.
 
Face to Face: Contemporary Portraits, University Art Gallery, California State University, Chico, California, USA, 2001.
 
Neural Notations (traveling exhibition),
San Francisco Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA, 2000
Sesnon Gallery, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, USA, 2000.
The Physics Room, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2001.

 
Works in Selected Collections
 
Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, France.
 
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, USA.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, Texas, USA.
 
Musée de la Photographie, Charleroi, Belgium.
 
Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA.
 
Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, California, USA.
 
University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California, USA.
 
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California, USA.
 
Judah L. Magnes Museum, Berkeley, California, USA.
 
Pomona College Museum of Art, Pomona, California, USA



Works in Selected Artists’ Books Collections

Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, USA.
 
The Tate, London, England.
 
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland.
 
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
 
Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York, USA.
 
Museum of New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand.
 
Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
 
 
Selected Publications

"Elliot Ross: Animals," Le Journal de la Photographie, February 20, 2013.
 
"Non-human Feelings," Vladimir Neskoromny, Foto & Video (Moscow), No. 6, June, 2012.

"Elliot Ross Animal," LandscapeStories, Issue 05, Animals, September 2011.
 
"Pictures from the Belfast Photographic Festival," BBC News, bbc.co.uk, 3 August 2011.

"Elliot Ross at the Belfast Photo Festival," The Telegraph, the telegraph.com.uk, 26 July 2011.
 
“Neue Bücher,” Denis Brudna, Photonews, Nr. 6/11, Juni, 2011.

"Just One Look," William Kennedy, Sublime Magazine, Issue 27, June - July, 2011.

Animal Instincts,” Chris Bergeron, MetroWest Daily News, February 14, 2010.

“A Look at Animals, Real and Unreal,” Mark Feeney, The Boston Globe, February 4, 2010.
 
“Artists reflect on the seder plate,” Laura Thomas, San Francisco Chronicle, April 5, 2009.
 
“Tierportaits des US-Fotokünstlers Elliot Ross,” (Masterpiece of Photography Series #15), Manfred Zollner, fotoMAGAZIN, Nr. 7, Juli 2008.

“Auf der Suche nach den Stars von morgen,” Manfred Zollner,fotoMAGAZIN.de,June 23, 2008. 
 
“Houston FotoFest — Entdeckungen vom Meeting Place,” Anna Gripp, Photonews, Mai 2008.
 
“Výstava fotografií o holocauste,” Martin Krupa, VÚC BB Portál, June 25, 2007.
 
“Prazsky dum fotografie: Elliot Ross – Yehudhith,” Peter Volf, Combinacion, September 4, 2005.
 
“Se smutkem ve tvári, s hrodosti v dusi,” Lubor Falteisek, Maskil, September/October 2005.
 
“Zenske telo a holocaust,” Edita Pacovska, fotografovani.cz, September 2, 2005.
 
“O zenství a o zidovství,” Libuše Mohelská, DIGIarena.cz, August 25, 2005.
 
“Schatten des Holocaust,” Bára Procházková, Radio Prague,radio.cz, August 22, 2005.
 
“Ross hleda v tvarich zen stigma holocaustu,” Magdalena Cechlovska, Kultura, August 18, 2005.
 
“Holocaust v teple ateliéru,” Matěj Stránský, Respekt.cz, August 14, 2005.
 
“Poselstvi zidovskych zen,” Josef Chuchma, iDNES.cz, August 12, 2005.
 
“Fotograf Elliot Ross a smutek zidovských zenaa,” Jiří Vanča, Pikant, August 3, 2005.
 
“Out of the Darkroom: Photos of Modern Jewish Women Spin Shoah into New Light,” Joe Eskenazi, J, April, 2005.
 
“Aj ja som sa mohol stoť jednou z obeti,” Andrea Kopernická, Sme, February 16, 2005.
 
“They Are Haunting Photographs that Recall a Time the World Will Never Forget…” Jonathan Curiel, San Francisco Chronicle, May 15, 2004.