Wout Berger

Born in 1941 in Ridderkerk, The Netherlands
Lives and works in Uitdam


Museum/Institution exhibitions

2015 De Vishal Haarlem 'Helder'
2014 Frans Hals Museum De Hallen Haarlem 'Lucht in de Nederlandse Kunst sinds 1850'.
2012 Museum De Pont Tilburg, 'When I open my Eyes', NL
2010 Photo festival Brighton, UK
2010 Lille (France)
2009 Nature as Artifice, Aperture, New York
2009 Ophelia, Museum of Modern Art, Arnhem
2009 Nature as Artifice, Pinakothek, München
2008 Nature as Artifice, Kröller Müller Museum, Otterlo
2007 Contour, Delft
2006 "Ecotopia", International Center of Photography, New York
2006 Musée Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris
2005 In Sight, The Art Institute, Chicago (US)
2005 Collection 2, Fondation Salomon, Annecy (France)
2005 Constructed Moment, Den Bosch (NL)
2004 'Soleil Vert', Musé;e des Beaux Arts, Clermont-Ferrand (France)
2004 Biënnale Conches, Conches en Ouche (France)
2004 L'Insensé;, Maison Louis Vuitton, Roppongi, Tokyo
2004 Pictura, Dordrecht
2003 Link, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
2003 Bibliothèque Saint-Eloi, Paris
2002 Fotografen in Nederland, Fotomuseum, The Hague.
2002 Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles (France)
2002 Institut Neerlandais, Paris
2002 Huis Marseille, Amsterdam
2001 Photographers Gallery, London (UK)
2001 Human Conditions, Madrid
2001 'Ambiance Magasin', Abbaye St.André, Meymac (France)
2001 'Trade', Fotomuseum Winterthur (Switzerland)
2000 Photo Biennial, Rotterdam
1999 'Human conditions', Toronto (Canada)
1999 Photo Institute, Rotterdam ('Constructing Identity')
1998 City Museum & Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield (UK)
1998 Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles (France)
1997 Museum Braunschweig ('Motivation Landschaft') (Germany)
1996 Berliner Kunstverein ('Zeitgenossische Fotokunst aus den Niederlanden') (Germany)
1995 Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo ('Critical Landscapes') (Japan)
1994 Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
1993 Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam ('The Eternal Moment')
1992 Photobiennale Rotterdam ('Wasteland')

Gallery exhibitions

2014 Salon Zerp, ZERP Galerie, Rotterdam, NL
2013 When I Open My Eyes, ZERP Galerie, Rotterdam, NL
2013 Het bijzondere van het alledaagse, Galerie Witteveen Amsterdam
2010 Na Pele da Terra, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2010 Art Amsterdam, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2009 Art Amsterdam, Gallery Witteveen
2008 Photo Miami, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2008 Like birds, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2008 Art Rotterdam, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2008 Dubai Art Fair, Bonni Benrubi, New York
2007 Photo Miami, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2007 Paris Photo, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2007 Gallery Bonni Benrubi, New York
2006 Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2006 Palm Beach Photography, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2005 Flacc, Genk (Belgium)
2005 Paris Photo, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2004 Paris Photo, Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2004 Galerie Le Besset, Ardèche (France)
2004 Galerie Polaris, Paris
2004 Gallery Witteveen, Amsterdam

Collections

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam;
Metropolitan Museum, Tokyo;
Akzo Nobel Art Foundation, Arnhem;
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague;
LaSalle National Bank, Chicago;
Randstad Collection, Amsterdam.;
KPN, Groningen;
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam;
Caldic collection, Rotterdam;
Art collection ABN/AMRO, Amsterdam;
Ministry of Internal Affairs, The Hague;
Erasmus university, Rotterdam;
KLM art collection, Schiphol;
CBK Dordrecht;
Huis Marseille, Amsterdam;
AMC art collection, Amsterdam;
Art collection Fortis bank, Rotterdam;
UMC art collection, Utrecht;
Martin Margulies, Key Biscane;
Museum de Lakenhal, Leiden;
Bank Neuflize, Paris;
Nelson-Atkins museum, Kansas, Usa.

and many private collections in The Netherlands, France, Monaco, United Kingdom, Germany, Usa, Japan and Spain.

Photobooks/Catalogues

2014 Modern Times, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
2012 When I Open My Eyes, Fotohof edition
2009 Like Birds, Wout Berger and Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2009 Ophelia, De Buitenkant, Amsterdam
2008 Nature as artifice, NAI publishers (Rotterdam)
2007 Photographies modernes et contemporaines, La Collection Neuflize Vie, Paris
2006 Ecotopia, ICP triennial, New York
2006 Est-ce ainsi que les homes vivent, La Terre, Éditions du ChĂȘne, Paris
2006 Provider, Paris
2005 In Sight, The Art Institute, Chicago (US)
2005 Collection 2, Fondation Salomon, Annecy (France)
2005 Constructed Moment, Den Bosch (NL)
2003 Nature / Culture, Wout Berger and Gallery Van Kranendonk, The Hague
2002 Fotografen in Nederland, Fotomuseum, The Hague
2001 Trade, Fotomuseum Winterthur.
2001 Sand Water Peat - Harena Aqua Palus, Province of South-Holland.
1999 Human conditions, Toronto
1999 Constructing Identity, Rotterdam
1996 Zeitgenossische Fotokunst aus den Niederlanden
1993 The Eternal Moment
1992 Poisened Landscapes, Fragment Amsterdam

Photo commissions

2006 Office building Nauta Dutilh, Amsterdam
2005 Gelders Landschap, Province of Gelderland (NL)
2005 Flacc Genk, Belgium
2004 Sanguin (bloodbank) Amsterdam
2004 HSL train, Dutch Government.
2002 Rabobank Haarlemmermeer, Hoofddorp ( Noor Damen)
2000 / 2001 Sand Water Peat, Province of South-Holland ( Noor Damen)
1999 Constructing Identity, Rotterdam ( Noor Damen)
1998 State Prison, Ter Apel (NL)
1995 Province building Groningen

Publications

NRC Next, 35 jaar Ijsselmeer maakt het ontastbare zichtbaar (February 5, 2013)
De Volkskrant, Bekoorlijke ochtendblik (November 22, 2012)
Mister Motley, Wonen in het onderwerp (November 16, 2012)
De Volkskrant, 2009 (March 19)
NRC, 2008
De Volkskrant, 2006 (February 8)
Metropolitan Museum, Tokyo, 2005
Ryuko Tsushin, Tokyo 2004
EyeMazing Spring 2004
Kunstbeeld, nr 3, 2004
Le Monde 2, nr18399, (March 22, 2004, page 18)
ArtPress, 299, March 2004, page 10
www.exporevue.org
Magazine Zurban, April 2004
www.paris-art.com