WITHO WORMS  CHRONOLOGY 

Witho Worms (1959) works and lives in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Audiovisual Design and Photography
Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Utrecht
Master of Cultural Anthropology
Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2019 When you look at a landscape …..
L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, NYC
2018 Cette montagne c’est moi & A Forest Reconstructed
L. Parker Stephenson Photographs, NYC
2016 Cette montagne c’est moi
Arena Noorderlicht, Museum Belvedere, Heerenveen, Netherlands
Two: a forest on a drawing board 
Art Rotterdam, Johan Deumens Gallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Tree: a collection in Time and in Space 
Amsterdam Art Fair, Johan Deumens Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2012 Cette montagne c’est moi
Johan Deumens Gallery, Leipzig, Germany
Cette montagne c’est moi 
Musée de la Photographie, Charleroi, Belgium
Cette montagne c’est moi 
Johan Deumens Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2005 In contact met Nagele
Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, Netherlands
Polderland NL/FL,
Richmond, VA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2019 The photograph that took the place of a mountain Vriend van Bavink, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2018 Coal & Ice, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco
2018 Back to the Future, C/O Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2017-2018 What’s New? Recent Acquisitions New York Public Library, NY
2017 PAN Amsterdam, Galerie Caroline O’Breen’s booth, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2017 Suspension of Disbelief, Galerie Caroline O’Breen, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2017 Aanwinsten: vergezichten, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
2015 The Memory of Time: Contemporary Photographs at the National Gallery National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
2015 Uitgelezen: over boekdrukkunst, Museum Gouda, Gouda, Netherlands
2014 On the Move, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2014 Oh No! They did not . . ., De Drie Heuvelen, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2013 Best Verzorgde Boeken, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2013 Coda Black, Coda, Apeldoorn, Netherlands
2013 Das Schönste Buch aller Welt, Buchmesse, Leipzig, Germany
2012 The Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Paris Photo, France
2012 Ruin in Photography, New York Public Library, NY
2011 E/AB Fair, Johan Deumens Gallery, New York, NY
2011 De kracht van heden, Museum de Paviljoens, Almere, Netherlands 201
2008 PAN Amsterdam, Witzenhausen Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2007 PAN Amsterdam, Witzenhausen Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006 A Portrait and an Apartment Dmitrovsky Kremlin, Dmitrov, Russia
2005 A Portrait and an Apartment, De Kubus, Lelystad, Netherlands
2005 Landscapes Flevoland, Dmitrovsky Kremlin, Dmitrov, Russia
2005 In contact met Negele, Situaties/Laboratorium Flevoland, Museum de Paviljoens, Almere, Netherlands
2005 Verleidelijk Beleid, Belsting en Douane Museum, Rotterdam, Netherlands 

MONOGRAPHS 

2016 A forest on a drawing board. Amsterdam: Self-Published, Ed. of 10 + 2 A.P. 
2012 Cette montagne c’est moi. Amsterdam: Fw: Books
2005 Polderland NL/FL. Flevoland: Cultuurnota, Provincie Flevoland 

BIBLIOGRAPHY 

2019 Loring Knoblauch, When you look at a landscape ... Collectors Daily
2018 Ali Shobeiri, Materialiteit en Abstractie: beleefd landschap en waargenomen landschap, Fotografisch Genootschap
2018 Foam Magazine #49, “Back to the Future”
2017 Taco Hidde Bakker, “Kent Sisyfus de berg? Op reis met Witho Worms,” EXTRA 21 Fotografie in context, FoMu, Antwerp, Belgium 2015
2016 Pieke Werner, 1twotree, Mister Motley
2012 Sarah Greenough and Andrea Nelson, The Memory of Time: Contemporary Photographs at the National Gallery, Washington, D.C. 2012
2012 Susan Tallam. This Mountain That’s Me (2006-2011), Art in Print, Vol 1, Number 5
2005 Verleidelijk Beleid. Belasting en Douane Museum, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2004 The wild and wonderful colors of Zia. The World Journal of Post-factory Photography. 2/2003, New York 

AWARDS 

2013 Gold medal for Das schönste Buch aller Welt [The Most Beautiful Book in the World]. Stiftung Buchkunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2012 The Best Dutch Book Designs. Stichting Het Best Verzorgde Boek, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2012 Short-listed for First Book Award, Paris Photo-Aperture 

COLLECTIONS 

Bayerische Staatliche Sammlung, Munich, Germany
Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
Gemeente Almere, Almere, Netherlands
Musée de la Photographie Charleroi, Belgium
Museum de Paviljoens, Almere, The Netherlands
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC 
New York Public Library, NY
Province of Flevoland, The Netherlands
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden / Rijksprentenkabinet, Leiden, Netherlands