Jim Goldberg "Eropa." A former fisherman whose livelihood has been destroyed by over fishing by European countries has no choice but to think about emigrating to Europe where the there is hope of work and money (...)
Jim Goldberg This image maps the journey of a Senegalese man, Demba, who tried numerous times to leave Senegal. Demba is one of thousands who try every year to go by boat to Europe with the hope of a better inc (...)
Jim Goldberg "Echo Waiting (Polk and Sutter)." San Francisco, USA. 1986. © Jim Goldberg | Magnum Photos
Jim Goldberg "Tank, Room 17, Riviera Hotel." San Francisco, the Riviera Hotel window. Tank, a homeless youth, has just woken up midday from being fast asleep. Hungover, he pulls out his gun and reenacts a Russi (...)
Jim Goldberg "I'm Dave.", diptych. Hollywood, California. USA. 1989. © Jim Goldberg | Magnum Photos
Jim Goldberg Me and Bobby. San Francisco, USA. 1977. © Jim Goldberg | Magnum Photos
Jim Goldberg From the book "Ruby Every Fall." San Francisco, USA. 2009. © Jim Goldberg | Magnum Photos
Jim Goldberg From "The Last Son", Published by Super Labo, 2016. © Jim Goldberg | Magnum Photos
Jim Goldberg From "The Last Son", Published by Super Labo, 2016. © Jim Goldberg | Magnum Photos

Work on your photographic practice with Jim Goldberg in an exclusive, 3-day workshop in Montreuil on November 13th-15th. The workshop will be structured as a working laboratory, with a focus on finding the physical or conceptual forms best suited for each participant’s existing body of work, while also helping them strategize for the future.

Please note that space is limited. You can find more information here.

 Jim Goldberg

American, born 1953, lives and works in the Bay Area

Jim Goldberg’s innovative use of image and text make him a landmark photographer of our times. He has been working with experimental storytelling for over thirty-five years, and his major projects and books include Rich and Poor (1977-85), Raised by Wolves (1985-95), Nursing Home (1986), Coming and Going (1996-present), Open See (2003-2009), The Last Son (2016), Ruby Every Fall (2016), and Candy (2013-2017). His work is in numerous private and public collections including the Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Getty, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. He is the recipient of numerous awards including three National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, a Guggenheim Fellowship (1985), the Henri Cartier-Bresson Award (2007), and the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize (2011). Goldberg is Professor Emeritus at the California College of the Arts and is a member of Magnum Photos.  He is represented by Pace/MacGill Gallery in New York, and Casemore Kirkeby Gallery in San Francisco.

 

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