CV

Education

1970 – 1973
Postgraduate research, Courtauld Institute, University of London, England
1970
Master of Arts, British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
1968
Bachelor of Arts, British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Teaching

1987
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
1976 – 1987
Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
1974
Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada

Awards

2003
Roswitha Haftmann Prize for the Visual Arts, Zurich, Switzerland
2002
Erna and Victor Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography, Gotteborg, Sweden
2001
The Paul de Hueck and Norman Walford Career Achievement Award for Art Photography, Ontario Arts Council, Canada

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2024
Lewis Baltz & Jeff Wall, Painters of Modern Life, Zander Galerie Cologne, Germany
 
Jeff Wall, Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
2023
Jeff Wall: A Sudden Gust of Wind, Casemore Kirkeby, San Francisco, California, USA
2022
MEN. Prima Expoziție Jeff Wall, in România, MARe Museum of Recent Art, Bucharest, Romania
 
Jeff Wall, White Cube, London (Mason's Yard), St. James's, London, UK
2019
Jeff Wall, White Cube, London (Mason's Yard), St. James's, London, UK
 
Jeff Wall, The George Economou Collection, Athens, Greece
2018
Jeff Wall, Mudam Luxembourg, Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
 
Jeff Wall: Appearance, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
2016
Jeff Wall, Patrick Painter, Inc., Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, USA
2015
Jeff Wall, White Cube, Hong Kong, Central, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
 
Project Gallery: Jeff Wall, Pérez Art Museum Miami, Florida, USA
 
Jeff Wall, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark
2014
Jeff Wall: Tableaux Pictures Photographs, 1996 – 2013, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2013
Jeff Wall: Visibility, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
 
Jeff Wall: Photographs, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
2012
Jeff Wall Photographs, NGV Australia & The Ian Potter Centre, Melbourne, Australia
 
Jeff Wall: In Light, Black, Colour, White, and Dark, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine
2011
Jeff Wall, White Cube, London (Mason's Yard), St. James's, London, UK
 
Prose for Jeff Wall, BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
2010
Jeff Wall, Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris, France
2009
Jeff Wall, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, USA
2008
Jeff Wall Vancouver Art Gallery Collection, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2007
Jeff Wall, White Cube, London, UK
 
Jeff Wall: Works in Focus 1978-2004, SFMOMA, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA
2005
Jeff Wall, Photographs 1978-2004, Schaulager, Münchenstein, Basel; Tate Modern, London, England
2004
Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo, Norway
2003
Jeff Wall: Landscapes, Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Norwich, England
 
Jeff Wall, Photographs, Museum of Modern Art Ludwig Foundation,Vienna, Austria
2001
Jeff Wall: Figures & Places, Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt, Germany
1999
Jeff Wall: Oeuvres 1990 -1998, Musée d'Art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec
1998
Jeff Wall: Photographs of Modern Life, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
1996
Jeff Wall: Landscapes, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
1994
Jeff Wall, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte, Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
 
ERZEUGTE REALITÄTEN I – Jeff Wall. Dead Troops Talk, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst Galerie, Berlin, Germany
1993
Jeff Wall, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland; Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
 
The Childrens' Pavilion (a collaborative project with Dan Graham), Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherland
1991
Jeff Wall, San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, California, USA
1990
Jeff Wall, The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
1989
Dan Graham, Jeff Wall: The Children's Pavilion, Marian Goodmann Gallery, New York, New York, USA
1988
Jeff Wall, Le Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne, France; Westfalischer Kunstverein, Münster, Germany
1987
Young Workers, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, Switzerland
1984
Jeff Wall: Transparencies, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England
1983
The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2023
Inner Worlds: Sigmund Freud And Art, Kunsthalle Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
 
Kafka: 1924, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich, Germany
 
Collection presentation, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands
 
Auditions for an Unwritten Opera, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-baden, Germany
 
Before Tomorrow. Astrup Fearnley Museet 30 Years, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway
 
Capturing The Moment, Tate Modern, Bankside, London, UK
 
Impossible, Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-baden, Germany
2022
Detente, instante: Una historia de la fotografía ,Fundacion Juan March, Madrid, Spain
 
Hollow Earth: Art, Caves & The Subterranean Imaginary, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, UK
 
Mix & Match. Rediscovering The Collection, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
 
Among Friends: Three Views of a Collection, The FLAG Art Foundation, Chelsea, New York, USA
 
Mix & Match. Rediscovering The Collection, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
 
True Pictures? Contemporary Photography from Canada and the USA, Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Mönchsberg, Salzburg, Austria
 
Actual Size! Photography at Life Scale, International Center of Photography (ICP), Lower East Side, New York, USA
2021
Essentials, Galerie Thomas Zander, Cologne, Germany
 
Groups and Spots: Contemporary Art at Baloise, Museum Franz Gertsch ,Burgdorf, Switzerland
2020
ONLINE: Rear Window, White Cube, London (Bermondsey Street), London, UK
 
Staging Silence, Kroller-Muller Museum, Otterlo, Netherlands
 
Continuously Contemporary. New Works from the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation, Kunstmuseum Basel, Gegenwart, Basel, Switzerland
 
The Memory of Images, Haus Lange & Haus Esters Museum, Krefeld, Germany
2019
This Place, Jewish Museum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
 
Now Is the Time: 25 Years Collection Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
 
Fiction and Fabrication, Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology (MAAT), Lisbon, Portugal
2018
Pedro Costa: Company, Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal
 
The Flâneur: from Impressionism to the Present, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
 
You Are Looking At Something That Never Occurred, Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow / Moscow House of Photography, Moscow, Russia
 
Memory Palace, White Cube, London (Bermondsey Street), London, UK
 
Remembering Tomorrow: Artworks and Archives, White Cube, Hong Kong, Central, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
 
A Handful of Dust. From the Cosmic to the Domestic, California Museum of Photography, UCR, Riverside, California, USA
 
This Place, Wellin Museum of Art, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, USA
 
This Place, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA
 
This Place, University Art Museum, University at Albany, Albany, New York, USA
2017
America! America! How real is real? Museum Frieder Burda ,Baden-baden, Germany
 
Total Records. Vinyl & photography, Fundació Foto Colectania, Barcelona, Spain
 
Aging Pride, Lower Belvedere, Vienna, Austria
 
Diorama. Inventing illusion, SCHIRN Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
 
In Relation to a Spectator, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany
 
ReView: De Pont at 25: Anniversary exhibition, De Pont Museum of Contemporary Art, Tilburg, Netherlands
 
Picture Industry, CCS Bard, Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale on Hudson, New York, USA
 
Dioramas, Palais de Tokyo ,16e, Paris, France
 
HONEY, I REARRANGED THE COLLECTION: Help Me Hurt Me. Between Care and Cruelty, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
 
The Power of the Avant-Garde, NMK, National Museum in Krakow, Krakow, Poland
 
Dean West: Best of West, Erarta Museum of Contemporary Art,St. Petersburg, Russia
2016
Créer à rebours vers l’exposition: The case of Aurora Borealis, VOX, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
Viehof Collection, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
 
Photography Reinvented: The Collection of Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., Washington D.C., District of Columbia, USA
 
Telling Tales: Contemporary Narrative Photography, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas, USA
 
A Handful of Dust, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn Campus, Brooklyn, New York, USA
 
STAGED - Spectacle and Role Playing in Contemporary Art, Kunsthalle Munchen, Germany
 
Open spaces | secret places, BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
 
The Campaign for Art: Contemporary, SFMOMA, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, USA
 
Counterpoints Photography: Through the Lens of Toronto Collections, Art Museum, University of Toronto Art Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
 
An Imagined Museum: Works from the Pompidou, Tate and MMK collections, MMK, This Place, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, New York, USA
2015
A Handful of Dust, Le Bal ,17e, Paris, France
 
This Place: Israel Through Photography's Lens, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
 
Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition, Hammer Museum, Westwood, Los Angeles, California, USA
 
Future Present, Schaulager, Basel, Switzerland
 
This Place, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2014
Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950, Kunsthaus Graz, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria
 
Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950, Mudam Luxembourg, Musée d'Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
 
Love Story: Anne and Wolfgang Titze Collection, Lower Belvedere, Vienna, Austria
 
Beneath the Ground: From Kafka to Kippenberger, K21, Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
2013
Think First, Shoot Later: Photography from the MCA Collection, MCA, Museum of Macba Collection - Group Exhibition, MACBA, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
 
Continental Drift - Conceptual Art in Canada: The 1960s and 70s, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany
 
Turn off the Sun: Selections from la Colección Jumex, ASU Art Museum, Tempe, Arizona, USA
 
The Feverish Library (continued), Capitain Petzel, Berlin, German
2012
This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) Boston, Back Bay, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
 
Lost Places: Places of Photography, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
 
The Residue of Memory, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, USA
 
Affective Turns?, Pepin Moore ,Los Angeles, California, USA
2011
Jeff Wall: The Crooked Path, CGAC, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago De Compostela, Spain
 
Structure & Absence, White Cube, London (Bermondsey Street), London, UK
 
Han Nefkens: 10 Years of Patronage, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
 
Through the Looking Brain: A Swiss Collection of Conceptual Photography, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany
 
Jeff Wall: The Crooked Path, BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
 
Theatergarten Bestiarium, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
 
Collection Platform 1: Circulation, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine
2010
Positionings: The Question of Space in Contemporary Art, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
 
The Lucid Evidence, MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
 
Analysis of Flight Data: Art of the 80s - A Dusseldorf Perspective, K21, Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
 
Projections Series: Music Video, MAC, Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
Intensif Station: 26 Artists’ Rooms in K21, Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany
 
Between Here and There: Dislocation and Displacement in Contemporary
 
Photography, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Upper East Side, New York, USA
 
Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Upper East Side, New York, USA
2009
Interstices, MUMOK, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria
 
Bad Habits, Buffalo AKG Art Museum, Buffalo, New York, USA
 
SONIC YOUTH etc.: SENSATIONAL FIX, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
2008
Held Together with Water, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
2006
Why Pictures Now, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria
 
Click Double Click - Das dokumentarische Moment, Haus der Kunst, München, Germany
2005
Jenseits der Arkadien, Pinakothek, der Moderne, Munich, Germany
2004
Die Neue Kunsthalle III, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
 
Die Neue Kunsthalle IV, Kunsthalle Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
 
Art and Utopia, Action Restricted, Museum of Contemporary Art Barcelona, Spain
2003 – 2004
BERLIN-MOSKAU, MOSKAU-BERLIN 1950-2000, Martin-Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany
 
The Last Picture Show: Artists Using Photography, 1960-1982, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota; UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California, USA
2003
Partners, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
2002
Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany
 
Open City: Aspects of Street Photography 1950—2000, The Lowry, Salford Quays, England; Muuseo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, Spain; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculptural Garden, Washington, D.C. USA
 
Startkapital (from the Ackermans Collection), K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Germany
 
Wallflowers, Kunsthaus Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
2001
Jeff Wall: Figures & Places, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt,
2000
Inner Eye, Contemporary Art from the Marc and Livia Straus Collection, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York
 
Mixing Memory and Desire Wunsch und Erinnerung, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland
 
Sydney Biennial, Sydney, Australia
 
Art at Work: Forty Years of The Chase Manhattan Collection, Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York, USA
1998 – 2000
Inner Eye: Contemporary Art from the Marc and Livia Strauss Collection, The Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida; Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York, USA
1999
Seeing Time: Selections from the Pamela and Richard Kramlich Collection of Media Art, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, USA
 
The Museum as Muse: Artists Reflect, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
 
Jeff Wall-Pepe Espaliü: Suspended Time, Castellon Contemporary Arts Centre (EAC), Castellón, Spain
 
Horizontabscheitunj, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, Germany
 
The Time of Our Lives, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA
 
Gesammelte Werkel: Zeitgenössiche Kunst seit 1968, Kunst Museum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
 
Flashes: Collection Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Centro Cultural de Belem, Belem, Portugal
 
From Beuys to Cindy Sherman: The Lothar Schirmer Collection, Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen, Germany
 
August Sander: Landschafts-photographien/Jeff Wall: Bilder von Landschaften, Die Photografische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany
 
Art at Work: Forty Years of the Chase Manhattan Collection, Museum of Fine Arts and Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston, Texas
1998
Auf der Spur, Kunst der 90er Jahre im Spiegel von Schweizer Sammlungen, Kunsthalle Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
 
24th São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil
 
The Parkett Artists' Editions, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
 
The Art of the 80s, Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal
 
Tuning Up #5: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
 
Extenuating Circumstances, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
1997
Documenta 10, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
 
Veronica's Revenge (Oeuvres photographiques de la Lambert Art Collection), Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland
 
La Collection de la Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Fondation Cartier, Paris, France
 
Deslocaçõs/From Here to There, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal
 
Bruit Secret, Association for Contemporary Arts/l'Albergueria, Vic, Spain
 
Die Epoche der Moderne: Kunst in 20 Jahrhundert/The Age of Moderism: Art in the 20th Century, Zeitgeist-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Künste in Berlin, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
 
Soweit der Erdkreis Reicht/Ein Museum für Keitgenössiche Kunst, Museum Kurhaus, Kleve, Germany
 
Contemporary Photography I: Absolute Landscape: Between Illusion and Reality, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan
1996
Hall of Mirrors: Art & Film Since 1945, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California; Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois, USA
 
Mathew Barney, Tony Oursler, Jeff Wall, Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
 
Arrêt sur Images, Casino Luxembourg, Forum d'Art Contemporain, Luxembourg
 
Photographie in der Gegenwartskunst, Prospect 96, Frankfurter Kunstverein & Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
 
Consommation/Contemplation, La Carré Musee Bonnat & The FRAC Collection, Aquitane, Bayonne, France
1995
Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
 
Public Information: Desire, Disaster, Document, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California, USA
 
Spirits on the Crossing, Travellers to/from Nowhere: Contemporary Art in Canada
 
1980-94, Setagaya Museum, Tokyo, Japan; Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Sapporo, Japan
 
Micromegas, The American Center, Paris, France; Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
 
Limmagine riflessa: a selection of contemporary photography from the LAC Collection, Switzerland
 
About Place: Recent Art of the Americas, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
 
Projections: Alfred Stieglitz, Walker Evans, Brassaï, Weegee, Cindy Sherman, Jeff Wall,The Ydessa Hendeles Art Foundation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
 
Notion of Conflict: A Selection of Contemporary Canadian Art, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
Kwangju Biennial, Kwangju Museum of Contemporary Art, Kwangju, Korea L'Effet Cinéma, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, France
 
fémininmasculin: le sexe de l'art, Musée National d'Art Moderne-Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
 
4X1 im Albertinum: Golub, Huber, Julius, Wall, Gemüldegalerie Neue Meister, Albertinum, Dresden, Germany
 
Passions Privées: Collections particulières d'art moderne et contemporain en France, ARC/Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
1994 – 1995
Foundation Cartier: A Collection, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul, South Korea
1994
Prospect/Retrospect: Contemporary Art from the Collection, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland
 
The Ghost in the Machine, List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
 
The Institute of Cultural Anxiety: Works form the Collection, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England
 
The Century of the Multiple: from Duchamp to the Present, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
 
Ik + de Ander: dignity for all: reflections on humanity, The Artimo Foundation, The Netherlands
 
Los Generos de la Pintura, Centro Nacional de Exposiciones, Madrid, Spain
1993
Beneath the Paving Stones: Art, Architecture, City, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Emily Carr College of Art and Design, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
 
Widerstand: Denkbilder für die Zukunft, Bayerische Staatsgemaldesammlung, Munich, Germany
 
Strange Hotel: International Art, Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark
 
Photoplay, Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, Florida, USA
 
The Sublime Void: An Exhibition on the Memory of the Imagination, Palais Royale des Beaux-Arts, Antwerp, Belgium
 
Binera: 14 Interaktionen - Kunst und Technologie, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
 
Canada: Une nouvelle generation, Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Pays de la Loire, Clisson, France; Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dole, Dole, France
1992
The Binary Era, Musée d'Ixelles, Brussels, Belgium
 
Pour la suite du monde, Musée d'Art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
Avantgarde & Kampagne, Stadtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf, Germany
 
Territorium Artis, Kunst-und Austellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany
 
What is Political Art Anyway?, Boras Konstmuseum, Boras, Sweden
 
Cameres indiscretes, Centre d'Art Santa Monica, Barcelona, Spain; Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain
1991
in anderen Rüumen, Museum Haus Lange and Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld, Germany
 
Assessorato alla Cultura, Molteplici Culture: Itinerari dell'arte contemporanea in unmondo che cambia, Commune di Roma, Rome, Italy
1990
La Diaphane, Musee des Beaux Arts/Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Nord Pas de Calais, Tourcoing, France
 
Weitersehen, Krefelder Kunstmuseen, Krefeld, Germany
 
Life Size: A Sense of the Real in Recent Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel Passages de l'image,Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France; Fundació Caixa de Pensions, Barcelona, Spain; Wexner Center for the Visual Arts, Columbus, Ohio; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
 
Culture and Commentary: An Eighties Perspective,Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.
 
The First Tyne International: A New Necessity, National Garden Festival, Gateshead, Newcastle, England
 
Le Territoire de l'Art 1910-1990, Musée Russe, St. Petersburg, Russia
1989
Foto-Kunst, Staastgalerie, Stuttgart, Germany
 
Tenir l'Image à Distance, Musée d'Art Comtemporain, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
What is Contemporary Art?, Rooseum, Malmö, Sweden
 
Les Magiciens de la Terre, Musée National d'Art Moderne-Centre Georges Pompidou /La Grand Halle de la Villette, Paris, France
 
Une autre objectivité/Another Objectivity,Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris, France; Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
 
Images Critiques: J. Wall, D. Adams, A. Jaar, L. Jammes,ARC/Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
 
The Children's Pavilion(a collaborative project with Dan Graham), Galerie Roger Pailhas, Marseilles, France; Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain Rhône Alpes, Villa Gillet, Lyons, France; Santa Barbara Contemporary Art Forum, Santa Barbara, California, USA
 
Theatergarden Bestiarium, P.S. 1/Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Long Island City, New York; Casino des Exposicións del Teatro Lope de Vega, Seville, Spain; Entrepôt-Galerie du Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France
1988
Utopia Post Utopia, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
 
Bilanz/Balance, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, Germany
 
Collections pour une region,CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France;Australian Biennial, Art Gallery of New South Wales and Pier 2/3, Walsh Bay, Sydney, Australia; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
 
Presi Per Incantamento: L'Immagine Fotografica nelle Nuove Tendenze Internazionali, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy
 
A l'Hôtel de la Region, Fonds Régional d'Art Contemporain de Champagne-Ardenne, Reims, France
 
Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1987 – 1988
Zeitgeschichten/Blow-up, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgard, Germany; Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany; Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany; Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover, Germany; Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1985 – 1988
Louis XIV Tanzt/Lous XIV Dances, Galerie der Künstler, Munich, Germany; Vereinkunsthalle, Zurich, Switzerland; Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain Rhône Alpes, St. Etienne, France
1987
Documenta 8, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
 
Theatergarten Bestiarium, Künstlerwerkstatt, Munich, Germany
 
Nightfire, De Appel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1986
Prospect 86, Frankfurter Kunstverein and Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany
 
Focus: Kanadische Kunst 1960 -85, Art Cologne, Rheinhallen Messegelünd, Cologne, Germany
1985
Rodney Graham, Ken Lum, Jeff Wall, Ian Wallace, 49th Parallel Center for Contemporary Canadian Art, New York, New York, USA
 
Aurora Borealis, Centre International d'Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
Günther Förg & Jeff Wall: Photoworks, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
Cover/Doppelgünger, Aorta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1984 – 1985
Difference: On Representation and Sexuality, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, New York
 
The Renaissance Society, Chicago, Illinois
 
Institute of Contemporary Art, London, England
 
The List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
1984
A Different Climate: Aspects of Beauty in Contemporary Art, Stüdtisches Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Germany
1982
Documenta 7, Museum Fridericanium, Kassel, Germany
1981
Westkunst: Zeitgenössische Kunst seit 1939, Rheinhallen Messegëlande, Cologne, Germany
1980
Pluralities 1980, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
 
Cibachrome, Photo Gallery, National Film Board of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1971
45° 30' N - 73° 36' W, Sir George Williams University and the Saidye Bronfman Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
 
Collage Show, Fine Arts Gallery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1970
Information, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, USA
 
Art in the Mind, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, USA
1969
Photo Show, S.U.B. Art Gallery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Selected Bibliography

2023
Wong, Lam, Jeff Wall’s Vancouver and Documentary Landscapes, Canton-sardine, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2022
Dufour, Gary (ed.), Jeff Wall: Catalogue Raisonné 2005-2021, Yale University Press, USA
2021
Jeff Wall. Potomac, Glenstone Museum, Maryland, USA
2019
Kaiser, Philipp, Jane Weinstock and James Welling, Jeff Wall, The George Economou Collection, Athens
 
Ferguson, Russell, Jeff Wall, Gagosian, New York, USA
2015
Banz, Stefan, Jeff Wall: With the Eye of the Mind, Moderne Kunst Nürnberg, Nürnberg
 
Visser, Hripsimé and Yilmaz Dziewior. Jeff Wall: Tableaux Pictures Photographs 1996-2013, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Austria & Amsterdam
2014
Wall, Jeff, Marcel Duchamp: Étant donnés, Verlag für moderne Kunst Nürnberg, Nürnberg
2013
Bonami, Francesco, Jeff Wall: Actuality, Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea and Electa, Milan
 
Chevrier, Jean-Francois, Jeff Wall, Hazan, Paris
2012
Dufour, Gary, Jeff Wall: Photographs,The National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourn
2011
Benzakin, Joel, Jeff Wall: El Sendero Sinuoso, CGAC, Santiago, Chile
 
Campany, David, Jeff Wall: Picture for Women, Afterall, London
 
Campany, David and Michael Fried, Jeff Wall: the Crooked Path, Bozar and Ludion Editions NV, Brussels and Antwerp
2010
Bischoff, Ulrich, Jeff Wall: Transit, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Dresden
 
De Duve, Thierry, Jeff Wall: Complete Edition, Phaidon, London
2008
Newman, Michael, Jeff Wall: Works and Collected Writings, Ediciones Poligrafa, Barcelona
 
Hoban, Stephen and Helena Winston (ed.), Jeff Wall: Exposure, Deutsche Guggenheim and The Solomon R Guggenheim Foundation, Berlin and New York
2007
Edwards, Steve, Oxford Art Journal: Jeff Wall Special Issue, Oxford University Press, Oxford
 
Burnett, Craig, Jeff Wall, White Cube, London
 
Jeff Wall: Selected Essays and Interviews, Museum of Modern Art, New York
 
Galassi, Peter and James Rondeau, Jeff Wall, Museum of Modern Art, New York
2006
Chevrier, Jean-François, Jeff Wall, Hazan, Paris
2005
Wagstaff, Sheena and Jeff Wall, Jeff Wall: Photographs 1978-2004, Tate Publishing, London
 
Visher, Theodora and Heidi Naef (ed.), Jeff Wall: Catalogue Raisonné 1978 – 2004, Steidl, Göttingen
 
Burnett, Craig, Modern Art Series: Jeff Wall,Tate Publishing, London
2003
Wall, Jeff and Achim Hochdörfer, Jeff Wall: Photographs, Walther König, Cologne
2002
Chevrier, Jean-Francois, Jeff Wall, Phaidon Press, London
 
Jeff Wall: Photographs, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg
2001
Ammann, Jean Christophe and Lauter, Rolf, Jeff Wall: Figures & Places, Selected Works from 1978-2000, Prestel, New York
 
Wall, Jeff, Essais et entretiens 1984-2001, École nationale supérieure des beaux- arts, Paris
1999
Gingras, Nicole and Lussier, Réal, Jeff Wall: Oeuvres 1990-1998, Museé d’Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montreal
1997
Brougher, Kerry, Jeff Wall, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
1996
Chevrier, Jean-Francois and Helmut Friedel, Jeff Wall: Space and Vision, Schirmer/ Mosel, Munich
 
de Duve, Thierry, Jeff Wall, Phaidon Press, London
 
Wall, Jeff, Jeff Wall: Landscapes and Other Pictures, Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern
1995
Jeff Wall, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
1994
Stals, Jose Lebrero, Jeff Wall, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
 
Newman, Michael, Jeff Wall, De Pont Stichting voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Tilburg
1993
Atkinson, Terry and Jeff Wall, Jeff Wall: Dead Troops Talk, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern
1992
Jonge, Ingrid Fischer, Jeff Wall, The Louisiana Museum, Humlebæk
 
Auffermann, Verena and Linsley, Robert, Jeff Wall: the Storyteller, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt
1991
Grynsztejn, Madeleine, Notes on a Work by Jeff Wall, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
1990
Dufour, Gary, Jeff Wall, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver
1989
Francblin, Catherine, Jeff Wall, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
1988
Thielman, Andreas, Jeff Wall, Westfalischer Kunstverein, Münster
 
Migayrou, Frederic, Jeff Wall, Le Nouveau Musée, Villeurbanne
1987
Barents, Els, Jeff Wall: Transparencies, Rizzoli, New York
1984
Ammann, Jean-Christophe, Jeff Wall: Transparencies, England Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
1983
Wallace, Ian, Jeff Wall,The Renaissance Society, Chicago