David Goldes received a B.A. in Chemistry and Biology from SUNY at Buffalo, a MA from Harvard in Molecular Genetics and a M.F.A. from the Visual Studies Workshop in Photography.
Investigating historical efforts at understanding physical phenomena associated with electricity, air movement and water properties have been at the core of his visual arts practice. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is included in the collections of: Museum of Modern Art (New York), Whitney Museum of American Art (New York), Walker Art Center (Minneapolis), the Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago), and the Museum of Fine Arts, (Houston), Texas. He is represented by Yossi Milo Gallery in NY.
Recently his work was exhibited at the Bakken Museum, Minneapolis and the Van Horn Gallery, Dusseldorf, Germany. Currently his work is exhibited in Midnight Party at the Walker Art Center. Electro-graphs, an exhibition of photographs and drawings was exhibited at the Yossi Milo Gallery, NY in 2014
He is the recipient of numerous fellowships including Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship in Photography, National Endowment for the Arts, two Bush Foundation Fellowships, and six McKnight Foundation Fellowships.Visit Artist‘s website
David Goldes on anti-utopias
In David Goldes’ photography, objects become images by either perception or imagination. The objects refer to constituent conditions outside of the photographic...