Karen Knorr

Education:
1990
M.A.University of Derby
1980
B.A. Hons (First) Polytechnic of Central London (University of Westminster)

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2013
Karen Knorr , India Song, Tasveer Arts, Art Dubai , Dubai
Karen Knorr, A Contemporary Bestiary, Musee d'Oise, Beauvais, Fran

2012
Karen Knorr, Sala Puerta Nueva, University of Cordoba, Cordoba,Spain
Karen Knorr, Adamson Gallery, Washington DC, USA

2011
Karen Knorr: La Maison Perchee, Photography Installation at the Villa Savoye
India Song, Chobi Mela International Festival, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Transmigrations, Art Motif, New Delhi, India
Transmigrations, The Seagull Foundation for Arts & Tasveer, Kolkatta
Transmigrations, Hermes Gallery, Mumbai, India
Karen Knorr, Filles du Clavaire, Paris

2010
Le Benefice de Doute en fables et en photographies, exhibition and auction, Hotel Fontrfreyde, Centre Photographique, Paris
Exhibitionism, East Wing Collection, Courtauld Institute of Art, London, United Kingdom
Connoisseurs and Gentlemen series at Elles, Centre Pompidou, Georges Pompidou Centre, Paris
Istanbul Photo Festival
India Song, NID, Ahmadebad, India
Fables, Musée Carnavalet, Paris, France
Favoles, Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea, Milano
Fables, Centre Photographique, Toulon, France
India Song, Tasveer Arts, Bangalore, India

2009
Musée Muncipale d'Art de la Roche sur Yon, France
Maison de la Photographie de Toulon
Musee de la Roche sur Yon

2008
Fables, Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, Paris
Fables, Karen Knorr, Centrale Electrique, Brussels
Fables, Karen Knorr, Chateau D'Eau, Toulouse

2007
Les Peintres de la vie moderne, Donation- Collection photographique de la Caisse des Dép, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

2006
Karen Knorr, Castello Migli Photobiennale, Brescia, Italy

2005
Karen Knorr Fables, Photo & Co, Turin

2004
Karen Knorr Menagerie, Centre d'Art Quevilly, France
Karen Knorr, Histoires Naturelles, Musée de la Créche,Chaumont, France
Karen Knorr Menagerie, Galerie Blancpain Stepczynski, Geneva

2003
Genii Loci, Les Filles du Calvaire, Brussels
Karen Knorr, Les Filles du Calvaire, Paris

2002
Sanctuary, Miart, Milano
The Venery, Cheverny Castle, Cheverny, France

2001
Spirits, Palazzo Tafini, Savigliano, Italy
Art Lovers, Geukens De Vil, Knokke Zoute , Belgium
Sanctuary, The Wallace Collection, London
Karen Knorr , Maureen Paley , London

2000
Art Lovers, Photo & Co., Turin, Italy and FIAC, Paris, France

1999
Photography's Shadow, Centre Culturel FranMitterand, Beauvais, France
Karen Knorr: Academies, Gentlemen, Country Life, Museu Nogeira da Silva, Braga, Portugal

1998
Academies II, Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris, France
Academies, Galerie Blancpain Stepczynski, Geneva, Switzerland
Academies, Umea Bildmuseet, Umea, Sweden, travelling to Uppsala Museum, Uppsala

1997
Academies, Maureen Paley Interim Art, London, England
Retrospective, Photography Festival, British Council, Quito, Ecuador

1996
The Virtues and the Delights/ Academies, D'Eendt Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Lyceum and Academies, L'Aquarium, Beaux Arts de Valenciennes, France
Les Virtus et les Delices, Beaux Arts de Nantes, France
Karen Knorr, Photo & Co., Turin, Italy

1995
Academies, Philippe Rizzo, Paris, France
The Virtues and the Delights, Blancpain and Strepscynski Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

1994
The Virtues and the Delights, Royal Festival Hall, London; Portfolio Gallery, Edinburgh; Netherlands Foto Institute, Rotterdam, Netherlands

1993
Inside Out, Museo Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy (with Guilio Paolini)
Britain Your Britain, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, England
The Virtues and the Delights, Keynes College, Canterbury University, England
The Virtues and the Delights, Interim Art, London, England
Karen Knorr: Gentlemen, Country Life, Connoisseurs and Capital, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

1992
Les Delices de Voltaire, Ferney-Voltaire, France

1991
Capital, Salama-Caro Gallery, London, England
Connoisseurs and Capital, Galeria 57, Madrid, Spain
Gentlemen, Country Life, Connoisseurs and Capital, Antoine Candau Gallery, Paris, France
Marks of Distinction, Portfolio Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

1990
Vues de l'Esprit, Photographies, Galerie le Lieu, L'Orient, France
Vues de l'Esprit, Photographies, Galerie Art et Essai, et Galerie du Cloitre,Rennes, France

1987
Connoisseurs, Samia Saouma, Paris, France
Compostures, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
Gentlemen, Salon du Livre, Geneva, Switzerland

1986
Connoisseurs, Riverside Studios, London, England

1985
Country Life, Samia Saouma, Paris, France

1983
Gentlemen, Samia Saouma, Paris, France

1980
Belgravia, Samia Saouma, Paris, France

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2013
Le Jour d'avant, Frac des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, France
Karen Knorr, Tasveer Gallery, Art India, Delhi
Karen Knorr, Filles du Calvaire Gallery, Art Geneve 2013
Seduced by Art, National Gallery, London
Ladies at Focus Mumbai International Photography Festival, Mumbai
Karen Knorr, James Danziger Gallery, Aipad New York
Karen Knorr, A Contemporary Bestiary, Departmental Museum of the Oise, Beauvais
Karen Knorr, Paris Photo LA, Danziger Gallery , Los Angeles
2Q13 ; Women collectors, Women artists, Lloyds club , London
Karen Knorr @ Paris Photo, Filles du Calvaire, Paris

2012
Tout s'ecoule, Rien ne Reste Tel. L'Espal, Le Mans
France Hors Pistes, Un Autre Mouvement des Images, Georges Pompidou Museum, Paris, France
Betes Off, La Conciergerie, Paris, France
Aipad, James Danziger Gallery, March New York, USA
Capital, George and Jorgen, London, UK
Another London: Photographs of City Life 1930-1980, Tate Britain, London, UK
The World in London portrait commission, Photographer Gallery, Victoria Park, London, UK
37 Indian Still Lives , Tasveer Arts, Bangalore, India

2011
Benefice du doute en fables et en photographies, Hotel Fontfreyde, Clermont-Ferrand
Pilar Citoler Prize Selection, Puerta Nueva, University of Cordoba, Spain
Birds and the Bees, Oakville Galleries, Ontario, Canada
India Song, Chobi Mela, Nepal
Monuments et Animaux, Chateau Talcy & Villa Savoye, France

2010
London Art Fair, James Hyman Photography, London
HUMBLE. Women in Art Photography UK. Curated by Jon Feinstein and Amani Olu. Taschen, London
Rut Blees Luxemburg, Anna Linderstam, Melanie Manchot, Clare Strand, Hotshoe Gallery,
London Exhibitionism, Courtauld Insititute, London
Masterpiece, Eric Franck, Chelsea Barracks, London
Photographs, Daniel Azoulay Gallery, Miami
Elles, Centre Pompidou, Paris , France
Brussels Art Fair, James Hyman Photography and Photo And Co., Brussels
70's Photography and the Everyday, CAAC, Seville, Spain
70' Photography and the Everyday , Netherlands Photomuseum, Rotterdam
LACDA Digital Print Award Exhibition , Los Angeles, California

2009
Artistes Collectionneurs, Liege, Belgium
Construct, James Hyman Photography, London
Affenbilder- Primaten in der zeitgenKunst [Ape-Pictures- Primates in Contemporary Art], Kunsthaus Désirée in Hochstadt/Pfalz
Elles, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Belgravia series, 1970s Photography and the Everyday, Photo España, Madrid
Hotshoe Gallery, London, England
Paris Photo, Filles du Calvaire and Eric Franck, Paris, France
Fatal Attraction, The Forbidden Gaze, Compton Verny, Warwickshire, England
Visions in the Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, London, England
Art Brussels, Filles du Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium

2008
Filles du Calvaire, Art Brussels, Brussels
Real Photography Award Exhibit. LP2 Art Centre,Rotterdam
Opera, Artprojx, Tate Britain, Prince Charles Cinema, London
Fables, Art Futures, Bloomberg Space, London
Parrworld, Haus der Kunst, Munich
Continuum, Collection Frac Basse -Normande, Saint Lo, France
Parcours Saint Germain, Paris
Diana and Acteon, The Forbidden Glimpse of the Naked Body, Kunst Palast,Dusseldorf
Centerfold, Zoo Art Fair, London
Urbanites, Galerie Filles du Calvaire, Paris
Nature Fragile, Le Cabinet Deyrolle, Musee dela Chasse et de la Nature, Paris

2007
Karen Knorr@ Eric Franck, London Photo, London
Generations, Filles du Calvaire, Brussels
Painters of Modern Life, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Karen Knorr Fables, Art Futures, The Bloomberg Space, London
Sotheby's Contemporary Art Exhibit, Olympia, London
Generations, Filles du Calvaire, Brussels
Portraits-Souvenirs, Collection Neuflize Vie, Salon du Collectionneur, Grand Palais, Paris
Bloody Beautiful, Romandos Gallery, Rotterdam Netherlands

2006
Tiefensch(Depth of Field), Kunsthalle Baden Baden, Germany
If it didn't exist you would have to invent it... a partial history of the Showroom, The Showroom, London Zoo, Centrale Electrique, Brussels, Belgium
Brescia International Photobiennale, Brescia, Italy
Plug , White Space, County Hall, London
Filles du Calvaire and Photo & co, Paris Photo, Paris
Painters of Modern Life, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
Artexis, Brussels Art Fair, Filles du Calvaire, Belgium
Paris Photo, Filles du Calvaire, Paris
Other Rooms, OtherVoices, Art from the FRAC, Museum of Israel, Jerusalem

2005
Nutzlich suss museal Das Fotografierte Tier, Folkwang Museum,Essen,Germany
Reception, Musee Municipale Robert Dubois-Corneau,Brunoy, France
Echos d'Epoque, Frac basse Normandie, Caen, France
Animalities, Maison's des Art Pompidou, Carjat, France
Et le bonheur...? - Exposition collective, Centre culturel de Marchin
A Table, Chateau Chamarande, Domaine Chamarande, France
On View: Photographing the Museum, Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
Simulacra and Pseudo Likeness, New Manezh Moscow State Exhibition Hall, Russia
La photographie a l'epreuve: du XIXeme siecle au XX1 eme siecle, Institut d'Art Contemporain et Musee d'Art Moderne, Saint- Etienne, France
Vigo Council Photography Collection, Portuguese Centre of Photography,Porto,
Portugal Portraits/Autoportraits, Gallery Guy Ledune, Brussels, Belgium
Arco, Madrid Art Fair, Eric Franck, Madrid
Paris Photo, Karen Knorr, Filles du Calvaire, Paris
Artexis, Karen Knorr, Filles du Calvaire, Belgium

2004
Femina, Filles du Calvaire, Paris, France
Femina, Filles du Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium
Tunnel Vision: A Contemporary Visual Odyssey, Daniel Azoulay, Miami, Florida, USA
Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland; Art Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
Artexis, Brussels Art Fair, Filles du Calvaire, Brussels, Belgium
Un Air de Famille, Centre National de Lectoure, Toulouse, France
Image/Imatge, Centre de la Photographie, Orthez, France
Natural Phenomena: Horizon Bound, Daniel Azoulay Gallery, Miami, USA
Paris Photo, Filles du Calvaire, Paris, France
Maureen Paley Interim Art, Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2003
Connections, James Hockey Gallery, Surrey Institute, England
Oh So British, Musée des Beaux Arts de Nancy, France
Vigovisions, Museum of Contemporary Art, Vigo, Spain
Fables de l'Identite, Oeuvres photographiques et videos de la collection NSM - Vie / ABN AMNRO, Centre
Nationale de la Photographie, Paris, France

2002
Critical Dictionary, Mirror Gallery, London, England
Group Show, Photo & Co., Turin, Italy
Le Regard de l'Autre, Dialogue entre les Collections du FRAC Haute-Normandie et du Musee des Beaux
Arts de Rouen, France
La Part de l'Autre, Carre d'Art, Nimes, France
Love, Labour and Loss, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle, England
Et le 5eme jour...Collections du Fonds National Art Contemporain, ChFougsur Bi, France

2001
The gallery: UNCOVERED, University Gallery, University of Essex, England
L'Oeuvre de Multipliee, Musée d'Art Moderne, Lille Métropole, France
East International, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich, England
La Bretagne Collectionne L'Art de Notre Temps, Manoir de la Grand'Cour, Taden, France
Lignes D'Horizon / Acquisitions recentes du FRAC Haute Normandie, France; Campi di Oscillazione,
Caraglio, Italy
Group Show, Knookke Zoute, Belgium
Heimsuchung, carte blanche a Rut Blees Luxemburg, FRAC Pays de la Loire, Salle Mario Toran, France
Landscapes/Paesaggi, Convento dei Cappucini, Caraglio, Italy

2000
The Century of the Body, Photoworks 1900-2000, Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland
Facons de Piendre, Galerie Laage-Salomon, Paris, France
London Calling, Gimpel Fils, London, England
Collection de la Caisses des depots et Consignations, Salon Paris Photo, Paris, France

1999
Regards mis en scene, Pavilon Baltard-Palais des Arts, Nogent sur Marne, France
The Great Hall, Bury Saint Edmunds Art Gallery, Bury Saint Edmunds, England
The Century of the Body: Photoworks 1900-2000, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal
Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Uppsala, Sweden

1998
Photographier la Sculpture, Musée d'Orsay, Paris and Centre Photographie de Lectoure, France
Le Corps mis a Nu, Artistes et Anatomie, Musée d'art et d'histoire, Geneva, Switzerland
Chemical Traces, Photography and Conceptual Art 1968-1998, Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, England
The Virtues and the Delights, Hammerson plc, London, England
High Tech, Low Tech, Galerie Philippe Rizzo, Paris, France
History: The Mag Collection, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh; New Orleans House, Twickenham, London;
Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
On the Bright Side of Life - Contemporary British Photography, Kunstverein Ludwigshafen am Rhein,
Germany
In Visible Light: Photography and Classification in Art, Science and the Everyday, Royal Botanical Gardens,
Edinburgh; Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki; Museum Villa Stuck, Munich; Moderna Museet,
Stockholm
Virtue and Vice, Zone, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England
The Quick and the Dead, Artists and Anatomy, National Touring Exhibitions: Royal College of Art, Mead
Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry and the Leeds City Art Gallery

1997
On the Bright Side of Life - Contemporary British Photography, Neue Gesselschaft für bildende Kunst e.V.,
Berlin, Germany
Le Temps de la Marquise, Musée d'Art Moderne de Rennes, Rennes, France
History: The Mag Collection, Ferens art Gallery, Hull, England
Fictions, Fotografia e Artificio, Photo & Co., Turin, Italy
Veronika's Revenge, Arles Photography Festival, France
Photo-Text-Photo, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Germany
In Visible Light: Photography and Classification in Art, Science and the Everyday, Museum of Modern Art,
Oxford, England
Virtue and Vice, Site Gallery, Sheffield, Watershed, Bristol, Nottingham, England
University and Portalen Koge Bugt Kulturhus, Denmark, curated by Mirelle Thijsen

1996
Multiple Exposure, curated by Leslie Tonkonow, Toronto, Canada
Documentary Dilemmas, Thessanoliki, Greece
The Projected Room, Esslingen, Germany
MACHT/ONMACHT, ICC, Antwerp, Belgium
Setembre de la Photo a Nice, Patrick Rogiers, Nice, France
Photo-Text-Photo, Museo d'Arte Moderna, Bolzano, Italy
Photo Stories, Gottingen, Germany
Romerias Gallegas, Chateau Adhémar, Montélimar, France

1995
Le Marché d'Arte Contemporain, Salle Drouot, Paris, France
New Acquisitions, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
Multiple Exposure: The Group Portrait, Independent Curators Inc., The Bruce Museum, Connecticut; Bayley
Art Museum, University of Virginia, USA
Conceptual Art & Photography: Dubbel Spel Buiten Kennis, Academie Voor Schone Kunsten, St. Nilklaus,
Belgium
Karen Knorr presente par Philippe Rizzo, Richard Fonke Gallery, Ghent Oeuvres, Belgium Photographiques,
Frac des Pays de la Loire Chateau Gontier, France
Representing Sculpture, curated by Geraldine Johnson, Strang Print Room, University College London;
Leeds City Art Gallery, England
Documentary Dilemmas, National Theatre Galleries, Bucharest, Alpha Gallery, Bacau, Romania, travelling
to Poland and Greece
The Projected Room, Site Gallery, Sheffield, England
Eye Contact '95, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, England
The Excellence of Every Art, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England, travelling to Canada and the
USA

1994
Documentary Dilemmas, Studio Marangoni, Florence, travelling to Dublin, Italy, the Czech Republic,
Slovakia and Salford Die Orte der Kunst, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, Germany
Festival Internacional de Fotografia Tarazona Foto '94, Veruela Monastry, Spain
Fotografinnen Der Gegenwart, Museum Folkwang Essen, Germany
VI Fotobienal of Vigo, Vigo, Spain

1993
Deutsche Leasing AG Exhibition, Rolturzentrum Englische Kirche, Bad Hamburg, Germany
Borderless Print, Rochdale Art Gallery, Rochdale, England
Inside Out: Museo, Citta, Eventi, Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea, Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
Documentary Dilemmas (travelling exhibition), organised by the British Council, SaoPaulo, Brazil
Moving into View: Arts Council Collection, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Art Centre, London, England
About Big Cities, Neue Gesellschaft fur Bilderde Kunst, Berlin, Germany

1992
Karen Knorr/Marc Pataut, Nouvelle Galerie d'Exposition de l'Ecole Régionale des Beaux-Arts de Rouen,
France
The Fortune Teller, Rochdale Art Galleries, Rochdale, England
Mai de la Photo, Reims, France
The Cutting Edge, Barbican Centre, London, England
Capital, European Festival, North Terminal, Gatwick Airport, England
Les Epreuves Digitales, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Les Collections de la F.R.A.C., Musée des Beaux Arts, Nantes, France
Contemporary Art from the collection of Laver Normandy, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, England

1991
Heritage: Image + History, Greenwich Citizens Gallery, London, England
Shocks to the System, South Bank Centre, London, England
A Place for Art? Showroom, London, England
Les Couleurs de l'Argent, Musée de la Poste, Paris, France
L'Effet de Réel, Galerie Art et Essai, Rennes, France

1990
Integration, Salama-Caro Gallery, London, England
Karen Knorr, Lynn Cohen, Olivier Richon, Galerie Samia Saouma, Paris, France
Other Than Itself, Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
Heritage, Impressions Gallery, York; Cornerhouse, Manchester, England
Images in Transition: Photographic Representation in the 1980s, The National Museum of Modern Art,travelling to the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Other Than Itself, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, Cumbria, England
El Documentalismo Social, Fotobienal, Vigo, Spain

1989
International Camera, Salama-Caro Gallery, London, England
Other Than Itself, Showroom/Camerawork, London, England
Through the Looking Glass, Photographic Art in Britain 1945-1989, Barbican Centre, London, England
Tenir l'image a Distance, Musée d'Art Contemporain, Montreal *, Canada
Other Than Itself, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, England
After the Empire, Wexner Center, Ohio, USA
Karen Knorr and Anne Sauser-Hall, Photographies et Sculpture, Galerie des Bastions, Geneva, Switzerland
Other Than Itself, Cambridge Dark Room, Cambridge, England

1988
Monumental Works, The Crypt, London, England
L'Angleterre des Annees 80, Abbaye des Dames, Saintes, France; Presi per Encantamento, Milan, Italy
Chris Killip's Selection, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England
Fragments of False Houses, Pomeroy Purdy Gallery, London, England
Women, Photography and Self Portraiture, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, England
La Photographie et la Photographique, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville Paris, France
Systems of Support, Kettles Yard, Cambridge, England
Group Show, Anina Nosei, New York,
Konigsreich, Forum Stadpark, Graz, Austria
The Contemporary, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria

1986
Revisions, The Watershed, Bristol, England
Theatre des Realities, Metz Pour La Photographie, Metz, France
Nature de l'Art, Hopital Saint Julien, Chateau Gontier, France
Museotrain Pour la Photographie, Regions Champagne, Ardennes, Pays de Loire, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France

1985
Karen Knorr and Olivier Richon, Cash/ Newhouse, New York, USA
Magnificent Obsession, Art Resource Centre, Toronto, Canada
Magnificent Obsession, Eye Level, Halifax, Canada
Magnificent Obsession, Optics Gallery, Montreal, Canada
Food as Politics, Camerwork, London, England
Revisions, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, England
Revisions, Cambridge Darkroom, Cambridge, England
After A Fashion, Camerawork, London, England
Textiles Zones, Musee des Beaux Arts, Mulhouse, France
Fotofestival, Malmo, Sweden

1984
The Way We Live Now, Gallery 400, Chicago, USA
Phototextes, Samia Saouma, Paris, France
The Fifth Sydney Biennale, Private Symbol, Social Metaphor, Sydney, Australia
Karen Knorr/George Rousse, University of Tasmania, Tasmania
Models, The Pentonville Gallery, London
Ref. 1984, Palud 1, Lausanne, Switzerland

1983
The Expanded Media Show, Sheffield City Polytechnic, Sheffield, England
New Beginnings, The Pentonville Gallery, London, England
Beyond the Purloined Image, Riverside Gallery, London, England
The Way We Live Now, PS1, Long Island City, New York, USA

1982
GLAA Awards, Kingston Museum and Art Gallery, London, England
Five Photographers, ELAC, Lyon, France
Light Reading, B2 Gallery, London, England
Phototextes, Musée d'Art et d'Histoire, Geneva, Switzerland
An Account, Nouvelle Galerie des Philosophies, Geneva, Switzerland
Strategies, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, England

1981
Five Photographers, I.C.A., London, England
Five Photographers, Chapter Arts, Cardiff, Wales
Swiss Account, B2 Gallery, London, England
Lichtbildnisse, Landesmuseum, Bonn, Germany
GLAA Awards, Woodlands Art Gallery, London, England
Sezione Culturale, SICOF, Milan, Italy

1980
Thames T.V. Bursary Award Show, London Second Brunel Photoshow, Uxbridge, England
Portraits, Centre d'art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland

1978
Punks and Teds, The Photographers' Gallery, London, England

Selected Publications:

2010
100 Masterpieces of Photography, Editions Centre Pompidou
Karen Knorr, Fables, with text by Kathy Kubicki, Museum of Art Toulon, France
Transmigrations, Karen Knorr, Tasveer Arts, Bangalore, India (catalogue)

2009
'70's Photography & Everyday Life, Belgravia', La Fabrica, Madrid
Campbell Blight, Daniel, The Grapes are Sour Anyway! The Photography of Karen Knorr, Hot Shoe

2008
Fables, monograph, Filigranes publishers ,with texts by Lucy Soutter and Nathalie LeLeu, Paris
Nature Fragile, Le Cabinet Deyrolle (Cover) Beaux Arts Editions, Paris

2007
Photographies Modernes et Contemporains La Collection Neulize Vie, p165, Editions Flammarion
Adrien Goetz/Karen Knorr, 'le solilogue del'empailleur', editions Gallimard 2007

2006
Exit 22, 'Living With Animals , Karen Knorr' pp102-113, Editor Rosa Olivares, Madrid
'Karen Fables', Essay by Lucy Soutter, Portfolio no.42, Edinburgh

2005
the Self, Doy, Gen, Chapter 4 'Focusing on the Self: Karen Knorr' pp.98-103,I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd. , London

2002
Genii Loci, Black Dog Publishing, London

2001
Karen Knorr par Antonio Guzman Frac Basse Normandie, France

1991
Signes de Distinction, Thames and Hudson, France
Marks of Distinction, Thames and Hudson, England

Selected Awards:

2010
Pilar CitolerPrize, including bursary and retrospective exhibition and monograph.

2009
Lazaro Galdiano Museum Commission
Beaux Arts Louvres Grandes Galeries Commission

2008
Comission for M Weston, Paris
Commission for Grande Gallerie, Louvre Museum

2007
Shortlist for ING Real Photography Award

2005
Commission for Le Musee de la Chasse et la Nature

2003
Printemps des Musees French Ministry of Culture and NSMD Bank

2002
Images au Centre 02, France for The Venery

2001
The Arts Council Of England

1998
Hasselblad Foundation Research Grant (Sweden)

1992
Cross Channel Commission
Ferney Voltaire Commission

1986
National Endowment for the Arts

Selected Collections:

The Arts Council of Great Britain
The Government Art Collection of England
Bradford National Museum of Film and Photography
British Council Collection
Centre Georges Pompidou
Cabinet des Estampes,Geneva
The Chase Manhattan Bank, London
Deyrolle Collection
The Cartier Foundation
The Esterhazy Collection
Folkwang Museum, Essen
FNAC, France
FRAC Acquitaine,France
FRAC Bretagne, France
FRAC Lorraine, France
FRAC Rhone et Alpes
FRAC Haute Normandie
FRAC Basse Normandie
Ing Real Estate Photography Collection
Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Musee de la Chasse et de la Nature, Paris
National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan
Norton Collection, Los Angeles
NSMD Bank Collection, La Collection Neuflize Vie, Paris
Palomon Collection, London
The State of Geneva Collection, Switzerland
San Francisco Museum of Art
Towner Art Gallery Collection
Uppsala Museum of Modern Art
The Victoria & Albert Museum
Vigo Council, Spain
Warburg Bank, London
Winnepeg Art Gallery, Canada

Karen Knorr

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