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thomas struth

Born 1954, Geldern
Lives and works in Berlin


2018 Thomas Struth, andriesse eyck galerie, Amsterdam
Thomas Struth
, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Thomas Struth,
Aspen Art Museum
Thomas Struth, Galerie Greta Meert, Brussels
2017 Places of Worship, Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar
Nature & Politics,
Saint Louis Art Museum
Thomas Struth: Figure Ground, Haus der Kunst, München
Nature & Politics, Moody Center for the Arts, Houston
2016 Nature & Politics, High Museum of Art, Atlanta
Nature & Politics,
Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
Nature & Politics,
Museum Folkwang, Essen
2015 Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, London
2014  Thomas Struth: Photographs, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Five Works, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam
On Reality, with Cristina Iglesias, Ivorypress Space, Madrid, Spain 
2013  Thomas Struth, Kunst in Weidingen, Weidingen, Germany 
2012  Thomas Struth, Galleri K, Oslo
St. Petersburg, Schirmer/Mosel Showroom, München
Photographs 1978 - 2010, Museu Serralves, Porto 
2011  Photographs 1978 - 2010, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Photographs 1978 - 2010, Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf
Thomas Struth, Marian Goodman Gallery New York, New York 
2010  Thomas Struth, Photographs 1978-2010, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich 
2009  Thomas Struth, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens
Michelangelo – La Pietà Rondanini e il Crocefisso ritrovato, Castello Sforzesco, Milano
2008  All-inclusive – A Tourist World, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
Kavalierstart 1978-1982, Museum Schloss Morsbroich, Leverkusen
Dürer und … Künstler der Akademie, Akademie Galerie - Die Neue Sammlung Düsseldorf 


2018 The Flâneur, From Impressionism to the Present, Kunst Museum Bonn
The World to Come: Art in the Age of the Anthropocene,
Harn Museum of Art, Florida
True Stories. A Show Related to an Era - The Eighties
, curated by Peter Pakesch, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Ways of Seeing, NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery, Abu Dhabi
Nature Unleashed: The Image of Catastrophe since 1600, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg
Une collection de photographies, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
Nasca, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn
Light Sensitive 2: Photography from the Schaufler Collection, SCHAUWERK, Sindelfingen
German Art, Galleri K, Oslo
Résonance - Partie 2, Frac Normandie, Rouen
Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture, Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill; The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville
Die andere Hälfte, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Siegen
Bernd, Hilla and the Others: Photography from Düsseldorf, Huis Marseille, Museum for Photography, Amsterdam
Marian Goodman Gallery, London
This Place, The Picker Art Gallery at Colgate University, Hamilton; University Art Museum, University at Albany, Albany
Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris
2017 Stage of Being, Museum Voorlinden, Wassenaar (catalogue)
Beyond Nature, Galerie Sophie Scheidecker, Paris
German Encounters - Contemporary Masterworks from the Deutsche Bank Collection, Garage Gallery, Doha Fire Station, Qatar Museums, Doha
Shared Space: A New Era, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield
Language of Photography and Düsseldorf School, Beijing Minsheng Art Museum, Beijing
VV.AA. Displays of Affection I: Cartografiar la memoria, Galeria Estrany-de la Mota, Barcelona
The Power of Images, MAST Foundation, Bologna
Oracle, The Broad, Los Angeles
Photographs Become Pictures, Städel Museum, Frankfurt a.M.
The Garden - End of Times; Beginning of Times: #1 The Past, ARoS, Aarhus
SNAP. Documentary and portrait photography from the collection, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo
Territories: Photography, Space, and Power, The Ringling, Sarasota
Lübeck Sammelt I, Kunsthalle St. Annen, Lübeck
The End of an Age, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
2016 Mit anderen Augen - Das Portrait in der zeitgenössischen Fotografie, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nürnberg
Reinventing Photography: The Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Embracing the Contemporary: The Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia
Die Wahlverwandschaften - Elective Affinities - Gara radinieki, National Museum of Art, Riga
Der typologische Blick – Ausstellung für Hilla Becher, Die Photographische Sammlung / SK Stiftung Kultur, Köln
FACES NOW - European Portrait Photography since 1990, Centro Centro, Madrid
Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
Gärten aus der ganzen Welt, Museum Rietberg, Zurich
In Deutschland: reloaded, Kicken Berlin, Berlin
Mit anderen Augen - Das Portrait in der zeitgenössischen Fotografie, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
This Place, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
El Peso de un Gesto. Colecciones „la Caixa“, MACBA y Gulbenkian, CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona
Hilla and Bernd Becher, Nicholas Nixon, Thomas Struth: New York Topographics, Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York
2015 Magnus – Scènes de l’imaginaire automate, La Panacée, Montpellier
On Curbstone Jewels and Cobblestones, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
Faszination Fotografie, Essl Museum, Klosterneuburg
Italia Out, Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea, Mailand
Tempo al Tempo - Works from Anno Domini to Roni Horn, Roman Road Gallery, London
Conversations. Photography from the Bank of America Collection, Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso Museum, Mexico City
STRUTH–TILLIM–MORTAGNE–GUINDANI / Vier Positionen zeitgenössischer Fotografie, Leica Galerie Wetzlar, Wetzlar
Après Eden – The Walther Collection, La maison rouge - Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris
This Place (3/4), Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach Catalogue published
Art and Machine, Musée des Confluences, Lyon Catalogue published
Dialog der Meisterwerke. Hoher Besuch zum Jubiläum, Städel Museum, Frankfurt/Main
FACES NOW - European Portrait Photography since 1990 (3/4), National Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki
Time Present. Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection (3/4), Hara Museum, Tokyo
Düsseldorf Photography. Bernd & Hilla Becher and beyond, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
Eppur si muove, Mudam Luxembourg, Luxembourg
mijn vlakke land, FoMu, Antwerpen
Harmonie und Umbruch, Museum Marta Herford, Herford
Ieri Oggi Milano 2015, Spazio Oberdan - Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea, Mailand
Don’t Shoot the Painter, Villa Reale, Milano
No Museum, No Life? Art-Museum Encyclopedia To Come From the Collections of the National Museum of Art,The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Checkpoint California, Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle, Berlin Catalogue published
Constructing Worlds - Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age (3/3), Fundacion ICO, Madrid
Reflections on the Self - From Dürer to Struth, Christie’s Mayfair, London
Time Present. Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection (4/4), (TBD), Seoul
FACES NOW - European Portrait Photography since 1990 (2/4), Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam
Die Ordnung der Dinge / The Order of Things, The Walther Collection, Neu-Ulm
This Place (2/4), Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv
Industria Oggi, Mast Foundation, Bologna
ARStronomy, La Casa Encendida, Madrid
Weltreise. Kunst aus Deutschland unterwegs (4/X) The Paths of German Art from 1949 to the Present, Busan Museum of Art, Busan
Hamster-Hipster-Handy. Im Bann des Mobiltelefons, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt/Main
Guess What? Hardcore Contemporary Art’s Truly a World Treasure. Selected Works from Yageo Foundation Collection (4/4), The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto
Nach dem frühen Tod, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden
Time Present. Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection (2/4), National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai
German Art 2015, Galleri K, Oslo
100 Plus: A Photograph for Every Year of the MIA, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis
City Limit, The Journal Gallery, New York
The City Lost and Found: Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, 1960 - 1980 (2/2), Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton
Constructing Worlds - Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age (2/3), Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design, Stockholm
Der Göttliche. Hommage an Michelangelo, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn
FACES NOW - European Portrait Photography since 1990 (1/4), BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts , Brüssel
Landscape in my Mind, Kunstforum Wien, Wien
2014 Themes and Variations: The Empire of Light, The Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Le Théorème de Néfertiti, Palais des Beaux Arts BOZAR, Brussels
On Reality, with Cristina Iglesias, Ivorypress Space, Madrid
Temi & Variazioni. L'impero della Luce
Footnotes, CCS Bard Hessel Museum, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
Rineke Dijkstra and Thomas Struth: Seeing, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Said eattle, WA
This Place, DOX, Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague
One Way: Peter Marino, Bass Museum of Art, Miami, Florida
A History. Art, Architecture and Design, From the Eighties to the Present Day, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Guess What? Hardcore Contemporary Art’s Truly a World Treasure. Selected Works from Yageo Foundation Colletion, Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya
Constructing Worlds – Photography and architecture in the Modern Age, Barbican Art Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Branching Out, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Ratingen
Time Present. Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Secret Passions. Private Flemish Collections, Lille3000, Lille
Facts and Fictions – Photography from the UniCredit Art Collection, Multimedia Art Museum Moscow/House of Photography, Moscow
The City Lost and Found: Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, 1960 – 1980, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Lumières: Carte Blanche à Christian Lacroix, Musee Cognacq-Jay, Paris
2013 Mein Rasierspiegel-From Holthuys to Beuys, Museum Kurhaus Kleve
Le Théorème de Néfertiti, Mathaf, Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
Living / Loss, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
A Window on the World, Fondation de L'Hermitage, Lausanne, 
Gustave Caillebotte. Ein Impressionist und die Fotografie, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, The Hague
30x: Three Decades, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, California
Light Sensitive: Photographic Works from North Carolina Collections, Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
Seduced by Art: Photography Past and Present, CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain; CaixaForum, Madrid
Ein Drittel Weiβ, KIT, Kunst im Tunnel, Dusseldorf
Through the Eyes of Texas: Masterworks from Alumni Collections, Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, Texas
Concrete: Photography and Architecture - Jubilee Exhibition 1, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
Schenkung Herbert Lange. Fotografien von 1925 bis 2009, Kunstsammlung Chemnitz, Chemnitz
How is the World? Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Photography, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Landmark: The Fields of Photography, Positive View Foundation, Somerset House, London
AGES, Portraits vom Älterwerden, Die Photographische Sammlung / SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne