Ray Mortenson

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BORN: Wilmington, Delaware. 26 November 1944 RESIDENCE: New York, New York EDUCATION: 1963-65 Carnegie Institute of Technology, Department of Painting, Design

and Sculpture 1966-68 San Francisco Art Institute (Sculpture) 1974 Began photographing (self-taught)

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS: The Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA The Art Institute of Chicago Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris

Cravath, Swaine, and Moore, New York George Eastman House, Rochester, New York

Goldman, Sachs & Company, New York Indianapolis Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Miles, Inc. Foundation

National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC Seattle Art Museum University of Arizona, Center for Creative Photography

Zeit Foto Museum, Tokyo, Japan

EXHIBITIONS: 2009 “Manhattan,” Janet Borden, Inc., New York

“Of Land,” Kris Graves Projects, Brooklyn, NY

“Practice, Practice, Practice,” Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, TX 2008 “Broken Glass.” Museum of the City of New York, NY (Catalogue) 2007 “Weak Foundations,” Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY

“Lustrum Press,” Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ 2006 “75 Years of Collecting Photography,” Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover,

MA 2005 “Landscape/Nature,” University of Rochester

Rose Gallery, Los Angeles

“Cedars/Sea & Sky” Janet Borden, Inc., New York 2004 “Rocks,” Janet Borden, Inc., New York 2003 “Ocean Point,” Janet Borden, Inc., New York

“Ocean Views,” Microsoft Corporation campus, Redmond, WA 2002 “Weeds,” Janet Borden, Inc., New York 2000 “Ray Mortenson,” Portland Gallery, Portland, ME1998 Montclair State Art Galleries 1995 Janet Borden, Inc., New York 1992 Janet Borden, Inc., New York

“Between Home and Heaven: Contemporary American Landscape Photography.” National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Traveling exhibition

1992 “Changing Visions of the American Landscape: From Ansel Adams to Robert Adams.” Michener Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Traveling exhibition. 1990 “The New Pastoral.” Whitney Museum of American Art, Equitable Building, New York

1990 “The New Pastoral.” George Eastman House, Rochester, New York 1988 “The Homeless in America.” Traveling exhibition

1987 “This is Not a Photograph.” John and Mabel Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL. Traveling exhibition 1986 “Interiors,” Everson Museum, Syracuse

1986 “The Real Big Picture,” Queens Museum, New York 1983 “200 Photographs from the Permanent Collection,” Seattle Art Museum 1981 “Fifth Annual Biennale,” Vienna