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Jim Goldberg

Photographer
Male
Born 1953
Age 63

Jim Goldberg is an American photographer and writer whose work reflects long-term, in-depth collaborations with neglected, ignored, or otherwise outside-the-mainstream populations.

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CHILDHOOD

1953 Birth Born in 1953.

THIRTIES

1984 31 Years Old Goldberg's work was featured with that of Robert Adams and Joel Sternfeld in a 1984 exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art entitled "Three Americans"; the exhibition was described as "a show of politically charged and socially conscious images."
1985 32 Years Old In 1985 Goldberg's book Rich and Poor was published. … Read More
1988 35 Years Old The photographs in a 1988 exhibition of Goldberg's "The Nursing Home Series" were accompanied by handwritten text by the nursing home residents who were the subjects of the photographs. … Read More

FORTIES

1995 42 Years Old A major mixed media exhibition by Goldberg concerning homeless children in California entitled "Raised by Wolves" began traveling in 1995 and was accompanied by a book of the same title. … Read More
1999 46 Years Old A 1999 mixed media installation at the San Francisco Arts Commission gallery entitled "57/78/97" explored race relations in the U.S., including the Little Rock Crisis of 1957, the 1978 Regents of the University of California v. Bakke decision, and the year following the passage of California Proposition 209 (1996) concerning affirmative action.

FIFTIES

2007 54 Years Old Selected photographs from a series by Goldberg called "The New Europeans," concerning refugees, immigrants, and trafficked people, were first exhibited in San Francisco in 2007. … Read More
2009 56 Years Old Part of the series came to be known as "Open See", and Goldberg's book of that title was published in 2009 by Steidl. … Read More
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