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DIVOLA, JOHN//September 23, 2012 at 05:02 am / ARTISTS [International]
John Divola was born in Los Angeles in 1949. He received his BA in 1971 and his MA in 1973 from California State University, Northridge. He earned his MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1974. He has been awarded four Individual Artist Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts in 1973, 1976, 1979, and 1990, a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship in 1986, and a California Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship in 1998. He has been featured in solo exhibitions around the world, including the Los Angeles, Milan, New York, Tokyo, Paris, Stockholm, and Copenhagen. His work has been collected by the Chicago Art Institute, the Center for Creative Photography at the University of Arizona at Tuscon, the Getty Museum in Los Angeles, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum, the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, the International Museum of Photography at the George Eastman House in Rochester, New York, and the National Museum of American Art of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. He has published the books "Continuity", "Isolated Houses", "Dogs Chasing My Car In The Desert", "Three Acts" and "The Green of This Notebook".
Ο John Divola γεννήθηκε στο Λος Άντζελες το 1949. Αποφοίτησε από τα πανεπιστήμια California State University στο Northridge και University of California στο Λος Άντζελες. Του έχουν απονεμηθεί τέσσερις υποτροφίες από το National Endowment for the Arts το 1973, 1976, 1979 και 1990. Το 1986 έλαβε την υποτροφία John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship και το 1998 την California Arts Council Individual Artist. Η δουλειά του έχει παρουσιαστεί σε ατομικές εκθέσεις σε όλο τον κόσμο, μεταξύ άλλων στο Λος Άντζελες, Μιλάνο, Νέα Υόρκη, Τόκιο, Παρίσι, Στοκχόλμη, και Κοπεγχάγη. Φωτογραφίες του συμπεριλαμβάνονται στο Chicago Art Institute, Center for Creative Photography στο πανεπιστήμιο της Αριζόνα, Getty Museum και Museum of Contemporary Art στο Λος Άντζελες, Victoria and Albert Museum στο Λονδίνο, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum, Museum of Modern Art στη Νέα Υόρκη, International Museum of Photography στο George Eastman House του Rochester και National Museum of American Art of the Smithsonian Institution στην Ουάσινγκτον, DC. Έχει εκδόσει τα βιβλία "Continuity", "Isolated Houses", "Dogs Chasing My Car In The Desert", "Three Acts" και "The Green of This Notebook".>more images>link