ROGER BALLEN

Born 1950, New York USA. Lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2000-2012
 
2012
Manchester Art Museum, UK
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
 
2011
Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Netherlands
Galleri Tom Christoffersen, Cph.  
 
2010
Bozar, Brussels
Comune di Arco/Galleria Civica, Italy
Centro de Arte la Regenta, Las Palmas, Spain
Festival of Photography of Savignano, Italy
Gallery Photographer RU, Moscow, Russia
Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich, Germany
Galeria Max Estrella
Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris, France
George Eastman House, Rochester, USA
Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, USA
                                                                           
Lismore Regional Gallery, Australia
Photonet Galerie, Wiesbaden, Germany
Rooke Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa
Sammlungsleiter Fotomuseum, Munich, Germany
Stenersen Museum, Oslo
Sydney Biennale, Australia
University of the O.F.S., South Africa
Ubuntu, Salzburg Austria
Ubuntu, Berlin, Germany
 
2009
Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Aura Gallery, Shanghai
City Museum of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA
Galerie Wolfsen, Denmark
Galerija Fotografija, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Italy
Hamiltons Gallery, London, UK
Johnen Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Monash Gallery of Art, Melbourne, Australia
National Library of Australia, Canberra
Ontario College of Art & Design, Toronto, Ontario
Triennale, Milan, Italy
University of Johannesburg, South Africa
University of Pretoria, South Africa
University of the Orange Free State, South Africa
 
2008
AEREA / Christian Larsen, Stockholm, Sweden
Art Gallery of Western Australia
BWA Gallery, Katowice, Poland
Galeria vanGuardia, Bilbao, Spain
Hertzelia Artists Host Centre, Tel Aviv, Israel
Omaggio a Federico Vender at Palazzo dei Panni of Arco Trento
Su Palatu, Sardinia
 
 
                                                                           
2007
Aura Gallery, Hong Kong
Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Deichtorhallen, Hamburg
Galerie Photonet, Wiesbaden. Germany
Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, USA
Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg
Robert Klein Gallery, Boston
Trafo Gallery, Oslo, Norway
Yours Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
 
2006
Atlanta College of Arts, USA
Berlin Biennial, Berlin
Biblioteque Nationale, Paris
Christian Dam Gallery, Oslo, Norway
Everard Read, Johannesburg, South Africa
Fahey Klein Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Galeria Senda, Barcelona, Spain
Galerie Johnen + Schöttle, Cologne
Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris, France
Galerie Nicola von Senger, Zurich, Switzerland
Guido Costa Projects, Torino, Italy
Museum voor Fotografie, Antwerp
National Arts Festival, South Africa
Oliewenhuis Art Museum, Bloem., South Africa
Photographer’s Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
Sasol Museum, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Stills Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
 
2005
Aura Gallery, Shanghai
Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem
Durban Art Gallery, South Africa
Reflex Gallery, Amsterdam
Gagosian Gallery, New York
                                                                           
 
2004
Berkeley Art Museum, California
Le Chateau d' eau a Toulouse
State Museum of Russia, St. Petersburg
 
2003
Galerie Mennour, Paris
Galleria Carla Sozzani, Italy
 
2002
Centro Cultural de Maia, O'Porto
Gallery of Photography, Dublin
Galleria D'arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
Gagosian Gallery, New York
Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Musee Nicephore Niepce
Museo Nazionalle Italy, Brescia
Nuku Gallery, Oulu
Sala Rekalde, Bilbao
 
2001
Association for Visual Arts, Cape Town
Encontros da imagem, Braga, Portugal
Fotoforum, Frankfurt
Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
Hasselblad Center, Gutenberg
International Photo Festival Herten
Kicken Gallery, Berlin
Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Krefeld
Mateo Inurria, Cordoba
PhotoEspana, Madrid
Printemps de Septembre a Toulouse
Rupertinum, Salzburg
Shine Gallery, London
Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
 
                                                                           
2000
Museum of Photography, Athens
Noordelicht, Amsterdam
Royal Theatre of Namur, Belgium
Sani Festival, Greece
Thessaloniki, Month of Photography
 
 
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS (SELECTED)
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Art Gallery of South Australia
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth
Berkeley Art Museum, California, USA
Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Durban Museum, South Africa
Fotomuseum, Munchen, Germany
High Museum of Art, Atlanta, USA
Johannesburg Art Museum, South Africa
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA
Louisiana Museum, Denmark
Maison Europene de la Photogrpahie, France
Museum voor Fotografie, Antwerp, Belgium
Musee Nicephore Niepce, France
Museet for Fotokunst, Denmark
Musee de la Photographie a Charleroi, Belgium
Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
Museo nazionale Della Fotographia, Italy
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, USA
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
National Medium Museum, London, UK
National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
Oliewenhuis Art Museum, South Africa
Spencer Art Museum, Kansas, USA
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England
                                                                           
 
AWARDS
Art Directors Club Award Photography - 2006  
Selma Blair Witch Project -   New York Times Magazine, October 31st 2005  
Top 10 Exhibition, Matthew Higgs, Artforum-2004
 Citigroup Prize, finalist, UK - 2002  
Photographer of the Year, Rencontres d' Arles - 2002  
Top 10 Exhibition, Vince Aletti, Artforum - 2002  
PhotoEspana, Best Photographic Book of the Year, Spain - 2001  
Photo-eye, Best Documentary Title,   Best Photography Books of 2001
Sani Festival, Best Solo Exhibition, Greece, 2000
Special mention: UNICEF Photo of the Year 2001