SOLO EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)
2014 L'été photographique de Lectoure: "Mikael Levin / Marek Szwarc"
2012 Galierie Gilles Peyroulet & Cie, Paris: "Landscape with Calm (and Trash)"
  Gallery of the School of Architecture, Univrsity of Puerto Rico, San Juan: "The City and the Walls"
2010 Musee d'art et d'histoire du Judaisme, Paris: "Cristina's History"
  Hofstra University Museum, Hepstead, NY: "Settling into Nature"
  Galerie Gilles Peyroulet & Cie, Paris: "Prince Aniaba, il n'y a donc plus de différence entre vous et moi que du noir au blanc." (Louis XIV)
2009 The Berardo Collection Museum, Lisbon: "Cristina's History"
  Le Point du Jour, Cherbourg: "Cristina's History"
2008 Galerie Gilles Peyroulet & Cie, Paris: "Seuil / Threshold"
2003 Bibliotheque Nationle de France, Paris: "Mikael Levin, Photographies"
2000 Storefront for Art and Architecure, New York: "Common Places"
1998 Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin: "The Burden of Identity" and "Suche" (War Story)
1997 International Center of Photography, New York: "War Story"
1994 Goethe House and French Cultural Services, New York: "The Border Project"
1989 Josef Albers Museum, Bottrop, Germany: "Traumhafte Reise"
1988 Centre d'Action Culturelle Granit, Belfort, France: "Silent Passage"
1986 Galerie Michele Chomette, Paris
1984 Susan Harder Gallery, New York
1983 Ernesto Mayans Gallery, Santa Fe
1980 Fundacion Mendoza, Caracas, Venezuela
1979 Camera Obscura, Stockholm
1977 The Photographers' Gallery, London
 
GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTED)
2013 Galerie Michele Chomette, Paris. "Sleeping Beauties IV"
2011 Musee d'art et d'histoire du Judaisme, Paris. "War Story" in "A journey through the MAHJ's Contemporary Collection"
2010 Bibliotheque Nationle de France, Paris. "Qumran"
2009 The Solo Project, Basel; Gilles Peyroulet Gallery. "New York Moments: Mikael Levin and Rudy Burkhardt"
2008 Smart Project Space, Amsterdam. "Settling into Nature" shown in "Field Work - Part II"
2003 Venice Biannual. "Notes from the Periphery" shown in "Structures of Survival"
2001 École nationale supérieure de beaux-arts, Paris: "Des Territoires"
2000 Museum of the City of New York: "New York Now 2000"
1999 White Columns, N.Y: "Coming of Age"
1997 Färgfabriken- Center for Contemporary Art and Architecture,Stockholm: "Form Follows [Anything]"
1996 Galerie F-15 Alby, Moss, Norway: "James Welling and Mikael Levin"
1995 French Cultural Services, New York: "The Landscape in Question"
1993 Grand Palais, Paris: "Salon Decouverts" ( Curated by Jean-Claude Lemagny)
1990 Brooklyn Museum, New York: "New Acquisitions"
Musem Ludwig, Cologne:"Vom Landschafsbild zur Spurensicherung"
1989 Fotografiska Museet, Stockholm: "Lewis Baltz and Mikael Levin"
1987 One Penn Plaza, New York: "Beautiful Photographs" (Curated by Gene Thorton)
1985 Pavillon des Arts, Paris: "La Photographie Creative" (Curated by J.C. Lemagny)
Caves Sainte-Croix, Metz, France: "Construire le Paysage de la Photographie"
1984 Witkin Gallery, New York: "Trees and Clouds"
 
SOLO BOOKS AND CATALOGUES
The City and the Walls. Exhibition catalog. Essay by Etienne Helmer. School of Architecture/ University of Puerto Rico. 2012.
Settling Into Nature. Exhibition Catalog. Essay by Sophia Hatz. Hofstra University Museum. 2010
Cristina's History. Essays by Jean Francois Chevrier, Jonathan Boyarin, and Carlos Schwarz Da Silva. Le Point du Jour, Cherbourg, 2009
Pleasant if Somewhat Rude Views. Essays by Gabriel Levin. Onestar Press, Paris, 2005.
Mikael Levin photographies. Exhibition catalog. Essay by Philippe Arbaïzar: "Informer le paysage." Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris 2003.
War Story. Exhibition catalog. Roundtable discussion with Jean-François Chevrier, Mikael Levin, and Annette Wieviorka. Centre historique des Archives nationales, Paris, 2003.
Common Places Response Catalog. Texts by Catharina Gabrielsson, Gertrud Sandqvist, Ingo Schulze, Alexandra Yerolympos, Jean-François Chevrier, and others. Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York, 2000.
Common Places. Project catalog. Essay by Christopher Phillips, 1999.
The Burden of Identity. Exhibition catalog. Essay by Peter Stephan Jungk. Gina Kehayoff Verlag, Munich, 1998.
War Story. Texts by Meyer Levin. Introduction by Hanno Loewy, afterword by Ellen Handy. Gina Kehayoff Verlag, Munich, 1997. (Also published in German as Suche.)
Borders. Exhibition catalog. Essays by Jean-Francois Chevrier, Reinhold Mißelbeck, and Laura Trippi. Goethe House / French Cultural Servies, New York, 1994.
Silent Passage. Introduction by Andy Grundberg. Hudson Hills Press, New York, 1988.
 
PUBLICATIONS/GROUP EXHIBITION CATALOGUES
Division/Review. Vol. 1 No. 2, Summer 2011.
Memoires de Photographes. Fonds Photographique Pierre Soulillou. 2011.
Ligeia; Dossiers sur l'art. Ruines, Photo & Histoire. #105-108. 2011.
En Diplomatins Hantverkare. Bokförlaget Atlantis, Stockholm, 2010.
Fario. Revue semestrielle de littérature et d'art. Portolio of 8 images from "Margins." Issue #8, 2010.
Qumran. Bibliotheque Nationle de France, Paris, 2010.
Storefront Newsprints 1982–2009. Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York, 2009.
The Solo Project. Basel 2009. Exhibition Catalog. p.50-51.
Les voyages de Vauban. Guillaume Monsaingeon. Editions Parenthese, Marseille, 2007. "Epilogue: Sur Quelques Photographies de Mikael Levin." p.173-175.
Chinati Foundation newsletter. "Artists in residence / Mikael Levin" by David Tompkins. Vol 11, October 2006, p.72-73.
Barrow Street. "Absent Memories." New York, Summer 2006 p.53-63.
Dreams and Conflicts; the Dictatorship of the Viewer. "Notes from the Periphery." La Biennale di Venezia, Marsilio Editions, 2003, p.262-263.
Paysages territoires. L'Île-de-France comme métaphore. "La Bassée." Parenthèses editions, Marseille, 2002, p.215-237.
Spectral Evidence; The Photography of Trauma. By Ulrich Baer. Chapter Two: "To Give Memory a Place: Holocaust Photography and the Landscape Tradition." Chapter Three: "Meyer Levin's In Search, Mikael Levin's War Story." MIT Press, 2002.
Des territoires en revue. "Walking City." Ecole nationale superieure des beaux-arts, Paris, 5/5, October 2001.
Le Visiteur. "Common Places." Paris, Issue #6, Fall, 2000.
Arkitektur. "Allmänna Platser" by Catharina Gabrielsson. Stockholm, October 2000.
Reflections in a Glass Eye. Works from the International Center of Photography Collection. Bulfinch Press, New York, 1999.
Photosynkyria 10+1. Camera Obscura, Thesssaloniki, 1999.
Handla. "Borderline." Essay by Catherina Gabrielsson Åman. Nerenias & Santerus Förlag, Stockholm, 1997.
Documenta X- the book. Cantz Verlag, l997.
Kunstforum. "Mikael Levin: Judische Spurensuche." #137, 1997.
Blind Spot Photography Magazine. "Coming of Age." New York, #9, Spring 1997.
Magasin för modern arkitektur. "Out of the Archives - Referring to architecture." #12, Stockholm, 1995.
Les Quatre Saisons du Territoire. four-volume set. Editions de l'Est 1992:
L'Hiver Introduction by John Berger
L'Automne Introduction by Claude Louis-Combert
Le Printemps Introduction by Regis Durand, essay by Alain Buttard
L'Ete Introduction by Jean-Claude Lemagny
Un petit pan de mur blanc. Galerie Jean Pierre Lambert, Paris, 1987.
Cre. Art Photo 85. Festival International de la Photographie Contemporaine, Dunkerque, 1985.
La Photographie Creative. Contrejour, Paris, 1984.
Camera Obscura. Camera Obscura Gallery, Stockholm, 1981.
 
RADIO
"Le Point du Jour a l'épreuve du réel. Surpris par la Nuit." France Culture, May 11, 2009.
11:15–12:00 PM. Produced by Natacha Wolinski, directed by Angélique Tibau.
"Aucun d'entre nous n'avait vu. Surpris par la Nuit." France Culture, March 18, 2003.
10:30–12:00 PM. Produced by Sèverine Nikel, directed by Anna Szmuc.
 
VIDEO
War Story. Introduction to the project, interview with Mikael Levin. 22 minutes. Directed by Sussane Partoll. Produced by the Fritz Bauer Institute, Frankfurt / Media Films, Dornbirn, Austria.
 
MAJOR PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Jüdisches Museum, Berlin (a selection from War Story in the permanent installation.)
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Metropolitan Museum, New York
International Center of Photography, New York
Jewish Museum, New York
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris
Centre national d'art et de culture George Pompidou, Paris
Fonds National d'Art Contemporain, Paris
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Statens Konstrad, Stockholm
Canadian Center for Architecture, Montréal
 
GRANTS/AWARDS/COMMISSIONS
2013 Artist in Residence. Centre d'art et photographie de Lectoure. Lectoure, France.
2012 Artist in Residence. Centre régionale de la photographie nord-pas-de-calais. Douchy, France.
2010 Artist in Residence. Fonds Photographique Pierre Soulillou. Moncalou, France.
2009 Prix Maratier. Foundation pour le Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaisme, Paris.
2008 Burundi National Police Training Photographs. Commissioned by Belgian Technical Cooperation.
2006 Visiting Artist. Cooper Union. New York.
2005 Artist in Residence. Chinati Art Foundation. Marfa, Texas.
2002 Commission "La Bassée: A French Landscape in Transition." Direction Régional de L'environment, Paris.
2001 Artist in Residence. Caribbean Contemporary Arts. Port of Spain, Trinidad.
Artist in Residence. Josef and Anni Albers Foundation. Bethany, Connecticut
2000 Commission "Sanctuaire de Source." Direction Régional de L'environment, Paris.
Visiting Artist. Ecole d'Architecture, Nantes, France.
1999 Commission "La Bassée - The alluvial plain." Direction Régional de L'environment, Paris.
1997 Fellowship. Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture, New York.
1996 Artist's Residency. Institut Francais de Thessalonique, Greece
1993 Project Grant "The Border Project." French Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1991 Artist in Residence. Light Work, Syracuse, New York
1987-91 Commission "Les Quatre Saisons du Territoire." Centre d'Action Culturel Granit,
Belfort, France
1985 "Jury Prize" Festival International de la Photographie Contemporaine, Dunkerque, France
 
LECTURES
2012 Ecole Européenne Supérieure D'Art de Bretagne, Rennes, France: "Mikael Levin, Photographe"
2009 Maumaus School of Art, Lisbon: "Issues of representation/expression of time in film and photography" (presented at start of 5 day workshop)
2006 Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris: "Cristina's History"
2001 Montclair State University, Montclair, N.J.: "Recent projects"
Malmö Konsthögskola, Malmö, Sweden: "War Story and other projects." (presented at start of two week workshop "Malmö flanerie")
Design Trust For Public Space, New York: "Marked Landscapes"
2000 Johns Hopkins University (Neil Hertz: "Urban Photography") Baltimore, MD
Ecole d'architecture de la Ville et des territoires. Valle de Marnes (Paris)
1999 Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris: "Landscape and Memory." Triennale di Milano, Milan: "Katrineholm and Other Common Places."
 
STUDIES
1972-73 Williams College
1974-76 Hampshire College (B.A)
 
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