Solo Exhibitions

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1914 Portland Art Museum. Portland, Oregon.

1931 M. H. de Young Memorial Museum. San Francisco, California.

1931 Los Angeles Museum. Los Angeles, California.

1933 The Forum, Hotel Oakland. Oakland, California.

1935 Dallas Art Museum. Dallas, Texas.

1936 E. B. Crocker Art Gallery. Sacramento, California.

1951 San Francisco Museum of Art. San Francisco, California.

1953 Mills College Art Gallery. Oakland, California.

1956 Cincinnati Art Museum. Cincinnati, Ohio.

1956 Limelight Gallery. New York, New York. May.

1957 Oakland Art Museum. Oakland, California.

1961 George Eastman House. Rochester, New York.

1964 Chicago Art Institute. Chicago, Illinois.

1964 San Francisco Museum of Art. San Francisco, California.

1965 "Imogen Cunningham - Photographer," Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. May 23–July 3, 1965.

1967 "Imogen Cunningham: Photographs, 1921-1967," Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford University. Stanford, California. March 31-April 23, 1967

1968 "Women, Cameras, and Images I: Imogen Cunningham," Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D.C.

1968 Carl Siembab Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts.

1968 California College of Arts and Crafts. Oakland, California.

1970 M. H. de Young Memorial Museum. San Francisco, California.

1970 Witkin Gallery. New York, New York.

1971 Atholl McBean Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute. San Francisco, California.

1971 831 Gallery. Birmingham, Michigan.

1971 Seattle Art Museum. Seattle, Washington.

1972 Ohio Silver Gallery. Los Angeles, California.

1973 "Photographs by Imogen Cunningham," Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, New York. April 24-July 2, 1973.

1973 Witkin Gallery. New York, New York.

1973 "Imogen Cunningham: Recent Photographs," 'Capricorn Asunder Gallery' San Francisco Art Commission. San Francisco, California.

1973 "Images of Imogen," Focus Gallery. San Francisco, California.

1974 "Photographs of Cunningham," Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. April 25–May 5, 1974.

1974 Oakland Museum. Oakland, California.

1974 "Imogen," Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. March 17–April 26, 1974.

1974 "Images of Imogen," Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. May 29–June 12, 1974.

1975 John Berggruen Gallery. San Francisco, California.

1975 "Imogen Cunningham: Photographs 1910-1973," Chevron Gallery. San Francisco, California.

1975 "Imogen! Imogen Cunningham, Photographs 1910-1973," Occidental Center Gallery. Los Angeles, California.

1975 Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford University. Stanford, California.

1975 Stryberg Arboretum. San Francisco, California.

1975 Grapestake Gallery. San Francisco, California.

1977 "Imogen Cunningham: 75 Years of Photography," circulated through Japan with cooperation of Shadai Gallery, Tokyo and United States Information Service.

1977 "After Ninety' and Retrospective Exhibition," Focus Gallery. San Francisco, California.

1977-1978 "Imogen: Seventy Five Years of Photography," circulated in England and Europe by the Western Association of Art Museums.

1978 "Imogen Cunningham: Forty Prints," circulated by the Imogen Cunningham Trust in the United States.

1977-1979 "Imogen Cunningham: Seventy-Five Prints," circulated by the Imogen Cunningham Trust in the United States.

1978-1981 "Imogen Cunningham: After Ninety," circulated in the United States by the Western Association of Art Museums.

1979-1980 "Exhibition of Imogen Cunningham photographs," circulated in Australia by Church Street Photographic Centre. Melbourne, Australia.

1980-1982 "Imogen Cunningham: Selections by Judy Dater," circulated through the United States by the Imogen Cunningham Trust.

1980-1985 "Imogen Cunningham: Selections by Camera Obscura," circulated through Scandinavia and England by Image, Aarhus, Denmark, Fotografisk Galleri.

1982-1984 "After Ninety," circulated in Iowa by Iowa Arts Council.

1983 Thomas, Lew, curator.  "Portraits of Artists: Photographs of Imogen Cunningham," San Francisco Art Institute. San Francisco, California.

1983 Gottlieb, Daniel, curator.  "The Plant Forms of Imogen Cunningham," San Diego Museum of Natural History. San Diego, California.

1983-1986 "The Photography of Imogen Cunningham: A Centennial Selection," circulated through the United States by the American Federation of Arts.  Begun at the California Academy of Sciences, and traveling to fifteen others, including, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. July 22–September 11, 1983.

1984 "Imogen Cunningham," Gallerie des Femmes. Paris, France.  1985 "Imogen Cunningham Plants," Photo Gallery International. Tokyo, Japan.

1987 Lorenz, Richard, curator.  "Imogen Cunningham: Vintage Photographs--The Ruth Asawa Series," Charles Campbell Gallery. San Francisco, California.

1987-1991 Lorenz, Richard, curator.  "Frontiers," distributed by Arts America, circulated through Western and Eastern Europe, Moderna Galerija. Ljubljana, Slovenia. March 10-31, 1987. Villa Croce. Genova, Italy. October 28-November 22, 1987.  Kunsthalle. Rostock, Germany April 22-May 17, 1989. Fotogalerie Helsingforser Platz. Berlin, Germany. May 26-June 24, 1989.

1990 Malde, Pradip, curator.  "The Eclectic Spirit: Imogen Cunningham 1883-1976," sponsored by the Glasgow 1990 Festival, Kelvingrove Art Galleries.

1991 "Photographs of Imogen Cunningham," Photo Gallery International. Tokyo, Japan.

1992-1995 "The Poetry of Form" organized and curated by Celina Lunsford and Pradip Malde. Toured by the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt and presented at several venues, including Fotografie Forum Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main; Musee del la Photographie, Charleroi, Belgium; Museum Josef Albers, Bottrop, Germany, Fotogalerie Friedrichshain, Berlin.

1993 "Imogen Cunningham: Paris in the Sixties," organized by the Alliance Francaise de San Francisco and Jane Reed. October 14-November 10, 1993. Traveled to Denver, Colorado, Atlanta, Georgia, Boston, Massachusetts and in France to Arles and Paris.

1995 Lorenz, Richard, curator.  "Imogen Cunningham: A Retrospective Exhibition," Howard Greenberg Gallery. New York, New York. September 15-November 4, 1995.

1998 "Imogen Cunningham: On the Body, A Selection of 34 Platinum Photographs," The Platinum Gallery. New York, New York. September 19-November 7, 1998.

1998 "Imogen Cunningham," The Platinum Gallery. New York, New York. January 3-30, 1998.

1999 "Imogen Cunningham: Pictorialism - Modernism," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. October 22-November 27, 1999.

2001 "Imogen Cunningham: Her Children and Her Flowers," John Stevenson Gallery. New York, New York. Closed January 5, 2001.

2001- 2002 "Imogen Cunningham: Her Family and Friends," Jan Kesner Gallery. Los Angeles, California. February 28-April 30, 2002.

2004 "Imogen Cunningham: All Vintage," John Stevenson Gallery. New York, New York. January 21-April 3, 2004.  2004 Oswald Gallery. Austin, Texas. January 17-February 26. 2004.

2006 "Imogen Cunningham: vintage photographs 1910-1973," John Stevenson Gallery. New York, New York. September, 2006.

2006 Caserta, Pamela, curator.  "A Portrait of Mills: Photographs by Imogen Cunningham," Mills College. Oakland, California. January 17-March 12, 2006.

2006 "Imogen Cunningham: Master prints 1910-1970," ArteF Galerie für Kunstfotografie. Zurich, Switzerland. October 6-November 4, 2006.

2007 "Imogen Cunningham: Seen and Unseen," Robert Tat Gallery. San Francisco, California. September 6-October 27, 2007.

2007 "Imogen Cunningham, A Life's Work," Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh Ireland. Organized and curated by Celina Lunsford, this was the first time that Imogen was shown in Ireland.

2008 Lashley, Rhonda, curator. "Timeless: Photographs By Imogen Cunningham," Photography 414. Fredericksburg, Texas. September 6-November 1. 2008.

2009-2010 Sánchez, Marisa C, curator.  "Everything Under the Sun: Photographs by Imogen Cunningham," Seattle Art Museum. Seattle, Washington. July 11, 2009–August 29, 2010.

2011 Teri Sowell, curator. "Botanicals: The Photography of Imogen Cunningham," Oceanside Museum of Art. Oceanside/San Diego, California. January 9 - May 22, 2011.

2012-2013 Celina Lunsford, curator. "Imogen Cunningham"  Fundacion MAPFRE exhibition. Madrid, Stockholm and Munich. 

2016-2017 Celina Lunsford, curator. "Seen and Unseen: Photographs by Imogen Cunningham" Bowers Museum, Santa Ana, California. Organized by Photographic Travelling Exhibitions.