Presentation

Lise Sarfati is a photographic artist living between Paris and Los Angeles.

Lise Sarfati 's Solo exhibitions have been held in Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA, Centro Italiano per la Fotografia, Turino, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, FOAM, Amsterdam, Centro Del Arte Domus Artium, Salamanca, Nicolaj Center of Contemporary Art, Kopenhagen, among others.

Lise Sarfati has participated in group exhibitions including SFMOMA, San Francisco, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, Triennale di Milano, MoMA PS1, New York, International Center of Photography, New York, Huis Marseille,  Amsterdam.

Her work is represented in prominent public and private collections among them LACMA, SFMOMA, De Young Museum, San Francisco, Pier 24, San Francisco, Brooklyn Museum, NY, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, MO, Bibilothèque Nationale de France, Paris, Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Châlon sur Saône.

Lise Sarfati received  awards as the Prix Niépce, Paris, 1996 and Infinity Award of International Center of Photography, 1996, has been nominated for Deutche Borse Prize, 2010 and for Price Pictet, 2015.

Biography

Born in 1958, France.

 


EDUCATION

M.A. Russian Studies, La Sorbonne, Paris, France


FELLOWSHIPS & PRIZES



- Oh Man, Lise Sarfati Nominated For Pictet Prize 2015
- Austin, Texas exhibition at Fotografins Hus, Stockholm, Sweden Nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2010
- Prix Niepce, Paris, France 1996
- Infinity Award, International Center of Photography, New York, USA 1996
- Villa Médicis Hors les Murs, Paris, France 1996
- FIACRE Ministère de la Culture, Paris, France 1995
- Prime à la qualité ; « C?est moi, c?est Roger » Centre National du Cinéma, Paris, France 1994


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

- Lise Sarfati, Oh Man. Centro Italiano per la Fotografia, Turino, Italy, 2016

 

2014

- Lise Sarfati, Post-Factum. Los Angeles County Museum of Art LACMA, 2014

 

2012

- Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, USA, 2012
- Lise Sarfati, SHE. Brancolini Grimaldi Gallery London, UK, 2012
- Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA, 2012
- Lise Sarfati, SHE. Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA, 2012

 

2011

- Lise Sarfati, The New Life. Magnum Gallery Paris, France, 2011

 

2009
- Lise Sarfati, Austin, Texas. Fotografins Hus, Stockholm, Sweden, 2009
- Lise Sarfati, Austin, Texas. Brancolini Grimaldi Galleria Roma, Italy, 2009

 

2008
- Lise Sarfati, Recent works. Le loft Sévigné Paris, France, 2008
- Rough, Cold and Close : A Russian Poem. Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, USA, 2008
- Lise Sarfati Austin, Texas. Maison Rouge Paris, France, 2008
- Lise Sarfati. Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milano, Italy, 2008
- The New Life. Centre National de l?Audiovisuel, Dudelange, Luxembourg, 2008
- Lise sarfati - The New Life. Center of Contemporary Art ??Vinzavod??, 7th International Month of Photography ?Photobiennale?, Moscow, Russia, 2008

 

2007
- Lise Sarfati - The New Life. FOAM, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2007
- Lise Sarfati, The New Life. Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2007

 

2006
- The New Life. UC Riverside California Museum of Photography, USA, 2006
- La Vie Nouvelle, Lise Sarfati. Rencontres Internationales d?Arles, France, 2006
- The New Life. Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA, 2006
- Lise Sarfati Retrospective. Nicolaj Center of Contemporary Art, Kopenhagen, Danemark, 2006

 

2005
- Lise Sarfati, The New Life. Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, USA, 2005
- Lise Sarfati, The New Life. Museo de San Telmo, San Sebastien, Spain, 2005
- Lise Sarfati American Series. The Photographer?s Gallery London, UK, 2005

 

2004
- Lise Sarfati. Domus Artium Centro del Arte Salamanca, Spain, 2004

 

2002
- Lise Sarfati. Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, France, 2002
- Lise Sarfati Post Factum. Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie, Arles, France, 2002

 

1997
- Lise Sarfati, Prix Niepce. Musée Nicephore Niepce, Chalon-sur-Saône, France. Nov 29 - Feb 2, 1997

 

1996
- Lise Sarfati - Prix Niepce.Centre National de la Photographie Paris, France, 1996


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2015

- Both Sides of Sunset. Kopeinkin Gallery, 2015

 

2014

- Ri-conoscere Michelangelo. Galleria dell?Accademia, Firenze, 2014

 

2013
- Lise Sarfati, She. Rose Gallery, Paris-Photo Grand Palais, Paris, 2013
- Lise Sarfati, She. Rose Gallery, Paris-Photo Paramount Pictures Studio Los Angeles, 2013

 

2012
- Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Rose Gallery, Pulse Miami Art fair, 2012
- Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Yossi Milo Gallery, Pulse Miami Art fair, 2012
- Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Rose Gallery, Paris-Photo Grand Palais Paris, 2012
- Lise Sarfati, The New Life, Opening of the New Gallery of Yossi Milo, Yossi Milo Gallery, 2012

 

2010
- Lise Sarfati, She. Yossi Milo Gallery, Pulse Miami, 2010
- Lise Sarfati, She. Brancolini Grimaldi Gallery, Pulse Miami, 2010
- Lise Sarfati, She. Brancolini Grimaldi Gallery, Paris-Photo, 2010
- Triennale di Milano, Disquieting Images, curated by Germano Celant and Melissa Harris, 2010

 

2011
- She : In Her Teens and Twenties. University Art Gallery at San Diego State University, CA, 2011
- Les Jeunes Deauvillaises, Club 2010, Commission work of the City of Deauville, France, 2011
- Germany Never Just Looking. Forum für Fotografie, Koln, curated by Thomas Zander and Valerie Fougeirol, 2011
- Magnum photographers, 2011
- France Never Just Looking. Magnum Gallery, Paris, curated by Thomas Zander, 2011
- Selected Works. Magnum Gallery, Paris, France, 2011

 

2009
- Picturing Modernity. SF MOMA, San Francisco California, USA, 2009
- Staff Picks. Rose Gallery, Santa Monica, California, USA, 2009
- International Center of Photography ICP, New York, Work by Lise Sarfati as part of the exhibition curated by Carol Squiers and Vince Aletti. January 16 - May 3, 2009
- Weird Beauty. CCS Bard Galleries and Hessel, Museum of Art, Annandale on Hudson, New York, USA, 2009
- Réfléchir le monde. La Centrale Electrique, European Center for Contemporary Art Bruxelles, Belgium, 2009

 

2007
- Easy Rider. Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, USA, 2007
- June Bride. Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, USA, 2007
- Women of Many Faces, Isabelle Huppert. Fotomuseum Der Haag, The Netherlands, 2007
- Museo Nazionale del Cinema, Turin, Italy, 2007
- Euro Visions, Musée Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Bruxelles, Belgique, 2007
- The American Landscape: Color Photographs, from the Collection of Bruce and Nancy Berman. Christie?s New York, 2007

 

2006
- Women of Many Faces, Isabelle Huppert. PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Museum of Modern Art, Long Island City, USA, 2006
- Gallery C/O Berlin, Germany., 2006
- Botanic Garden, Madrid, Spain. 2006
- Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan, 2006
- Couvent des Cordeliers, Paris, France, 2006
- Euro Visions, Milan, Italie, 2006
- Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary, 2006
- Zamec, Warsaw, Poland, 2006

 

2005
- Euro Visions. Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France, 2005

 

2001
- Oublier l?exposition. Fondation Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2001




SELECTED PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

- LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, USA
- SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA, USA
- De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA, USA
- Pier 24, San francisco, CA, USA
- Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA, USA
- Brooklyn Museum, NY, USA
- Harry Ransom Center. University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
- Philadelphia Museum of Art, USA
- Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, MO, USA
- Fonds National d?Art Contemporain, Paris, France
- Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France
- Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, France
- Musée Nicephore Niepce, Chalon-sur-Saône, France
- Fondation Neuflize Vie, Paris, France
- Bouwfonds Kunststichting, Netherlands
- Domus Artium, Salamanca, Spain
- Fondation Enrique ORDÓÑEZ, Spain
- Wilson Centre for Photography, London, UK


MONOGRAPHY


- She, essay by Quentin Bajac Twin Palms Publishers 2012


- She, Clamshell edition with print, Twin Palms Publishers 2012
Nominated as the Top 10 Best Books of the Year 2012 for the Photobook Prize of Aperture Foundation NY & Paris-Photo
http://aperture.org/blog/photobook-awards-shortlist-announced/


- She, Lise Sarfati nominated for the 10 Best Books of the Year : by Sean O?Hagan, The Guardian, London
http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2012/dec/21/best-photography-books-2012-selection
Nominated for the 10 Best Books of the Year : By Elysabeth Avedon, Journal de la Photographie


- http://elizabethavedon.blogspot.fr/2012/12/holiday-books-few-more-favorites.html
Nominated for the 10 Best Books of the Year : By Gerry Badger, British Journal of Photography
http://www.mackbooks.co.uk/news/bjp-bestof2012.pdf


- Nominated by Robert Stevens 10 Favorite Photobooks of 2012 ICP Library
https://icplibrary.wordpress.com/2012/12/19/robert-stevens-favourite-photobooks-2012/


- Austin,Texas, essay by Quentin Bajac, Conversation Azzedine Alaïa, Rick Owens, Carla Sozzani, Magnum Photos, 2008


- Austin, Texas, Clamshell edition with print, 2008


- The New Life / La Vie Nouvelle, Essay Olga Madvedkova, Twin Palms Publishers, 2005


- The New Life / Lavie Nouvelle, Clamshell edition with print, Twin Palms Publishers 2005


- Lise Sarfati, Catalog Exhibition DA2 Domus Artium, Salamanca, Spain, 2004 and Nicolaj Comtemporary Art Center,
Copenhagen, 2006. Essays by Olga Medvedkova, Javier Panera.
Published by Fundacion Salamanca Cuidad de Cultura 2004


- Acta Est, Phaidon 2000. Essay by Olga Medvedkova, French Edition, English Edition



BOOKS & CATALOGS

 

2015
- Both Sides of Sunset : Photographing Los Angeles Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Metropolis Books 2015

 

2014
- The Photobook : A History Volume III by Martin Parr & Gerry Badger. Lise Sarfati, She. Phaidon 2014
http://www.amazon.com/The-Photobook-History-Volume-III/dp/0714866776
- Ri-Conoscere Michelangelo La scuptura del Buonarroti Nella Fotografia e Nella Pittura Dall? ottocento a oggi, Firenze, Italy
Galleria dell?Academia. Feb 18 - March 18, 2014
- The Art of Fashion Photography. Lise Sarfati, On Hollywood. Prestel Publishing 2014
- The Photography Book, The New Life. Phaidon 2014

 

2013
- Le Regardeur, La Collection Neuflize Vie, Lise Sarfati. Edition Xavier Barral 2013

 

2011
- Christie?s catalog Paris. November 2, 2011
- la Triennale di Milano. Catalog of group exbition, Immagini inquietanti curated by Germano Celant & Melissa Harris
- Lise Sarfati, She. October 19, 2010 - Janurary 9, 2011

2010


- Christie?s catalog New York. October 7, 2010
- 55 ans de Photographie à travers le Prix Niepce 1955-2010 published by Les Gens d?Images, Musée du Montparnasse 2010

 

2008
- Weston, Humeurs Catalog J.M Weston. 2008
- Le Mois International de la photographie à Moscou, Photobiennale 2008, Complexe Multimédia des Arts Actuels, Edition 2008
- Thinking The World, Exhibition Catalog. La Centrale Electrique et l?Ambassade de France en Belgique, Monografik Editions 2008
- The nude Male by David Leddick. Edition Universe 2008

 

2006
- Catalog Les Rencontres d?Arles 2006. Solo show The New Life, Lise Sarfati, Eglise Sainte Blaise Arles. Editions Les Rencontres d?Arles 2006.

 

2005
- Catalog Twin Palms Publishers, The New Life, Lise sarfati. Autum/Spring 2005-2006
- Euro Visions Lise Sarfati/Lituania. Magnum/Steidl/ Editions du Centre Pompidou, Paris 2005

2004


- Periplus, Catagog Exhibition:12 Magnum Photographers in Contemporary Greece. 2004

 

2002
- La Photographie entre histoire et poésie. Photographie de la Collection Fnac. Editions Mazzotta 2002
- Best Regards Collection NSM Vie/ABN AMRO 1997-2002. Editions du regard 2002
- Catalog Les Rencontres d?Arles 2002. Lise Sarfati, Post-Factum, interview Olga Medvedkova. Editons Les Rencontres d?Arles 2002

 

2001
- Manger/Eat. Lise Sarfati. Editions Coromandel Design Paris, New York, Genève 2001

 

1999
- Century. Lise Sarfati. Phaidon Publishers 1999

 

1998
- France les Révolutions Invisibles. Nous, Lise Sarfati. Editions Calmann-Levy 1998

 

1996
- International Center of Photography. Lise Sarfati. Annual Infinity Awards 1996
- Centre National de la Photographie 1996, Prix Niepce Lise Sarfati 1996

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