elaine blatt

 

 

galleries / exhibitions artist's statement


photographs by elaine blatt

artist resumé

publications
"Gay Pride Parade" Book Published 2004

education
B.A. Bachelor of Arts
Washington University, St. Louis, MO

M.A. Master of Arts
Washington University, St. Louis, MO

M.A.Ed. Master of Arts in Education,
Washington University St. Louis, MO


selected solo exhibitions
2008 Bruno David Gallery. "natural phenomena", June 6 - July 5. St. Louis, MO
2006 Bruno David Gallery. Christo "the Gates", June 2 - July 2. St. Louis, MO
2004 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Gay Pride Parade Series, October 21-November 27. St. Louis, MO
2002 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Venice Carnival, St. Louis, MO
1998 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Sunflowers (Luberon, France), St. Louis, MO
1996 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Christo (Reichstag, Berlin), St. Louis, MO
1993 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Yellow Peppers (Marche Aux Fleurs, Nice, France), St. Louis, MO
Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Leopards / Wildlife (South Africa), St. Louis, MO
1991 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Nudes (Paris, France), St. Louis, MO
1990 Elliot Smith Contemporary Art. Balinese Dancer (Bali, Indonesia), St. Louis, MO
1989 Galerie Place Beaubourg. Nudes (Provence, France), Paris, France
1987 Christo (La Culte Du Soleil), Galerie Place Beaubourg, Paris, France
La Dame Tartine, Galerie Place Beaubourg, Paris, France
1986 Elaine Blatt: Photography 1986, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
1985 Punks of London / La Culte Du Soleil, Bryan Center Gallery, Duke University, Durham, NC
New York Street People / London Punks, Barbican Center Gallery, London, England

La Culte Du Soleil / La Cote D'Azur, Timothy Burns Gallery, St. Louis, MO
1984 At The Garden, Missouri Botanical Garden Gallery, St. Louis, MO
1983 Street Life (New York), Timothy Burns Gallery, St. Louis, MO
Elaine Blatt, Edwynn Houk Gallery, Chicago, IL
1982 Exhibitionists: Fantasy/Reality, Loretto/Hilton Center Gallery, St. Louis, MO
1981 Blatt / Rosenthal: Photographers, Daguerre Gallery, St. Louis, MO

selected group exhibitions
2007 The sixth edition of the Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art which took place at the historic Fortezza da Basso from 1st - 9th December
2004 1984-2004 Twentieth Anniversary Celebration, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, September 17 - October 16, St. Louis, MO
Women Only, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, April 16 - May 22, St. Louis, MO
2003 Group Show, The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2001 Group Show, The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1990 Group Show, Mark Twain Space, Mark Twain Bank, St. Louis, MO
1989 New Photographs, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
1988 Review / Preview, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
Art in the Business Environment, MOSSA Center, St. Louis, MO
1987 Directions '88, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
Women's Arts Caucus, Bixby Hall, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
1986 Invitational Exhibition III, Art St. Louis Gallery, St. Louis, MO
House-Garden: A sense of Place, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
Creating Women, Jewish Hospital, Washington University Medical Center,
St. Louis, MO
1985 Directions, Elliot Smith Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO
Group Show, Duke University, Bryan Center Gallery, Durham, NC
Retrospective London 1985, Barbican Center Gallery, London, England
1984 Group Show, Plaza Frontenac Art Space, St. Louis, MO
1982 Group Show, Plaza Frontenac Art Space, St. Louis, MO
1981 Group Show, Plaza Frontenac Art Space, St. Louis, MO
Group Show, Mark Twain Space, Mark Twain Bank, St. Louis, MO
1980 Group Show, Tom Halstead Gallery, Birmingham, MI


bibliography
Mantle Matz, Linda. Blatt's photos shine spotlight on marginalized. St. Louis Jewish Light - Spotlight, October 27, 2004, p. 12A. St. Louis, MO.
Gay Pride Parade Series, Color catalogue, Elliot Smith Contemporary Exhibition, October 2004, St. Louis, MO.
Weir, Alex. "The Symbiosis Of Pride and Biology", Riverfront Times, October 20-26, 2004, p.32. St. Louis, MO.
"Hot Picks", Vital VOICE, October 8-22, 2004, p. 15. St. Louis, MO.
Bonetti, David. "Artist Celebrate Elliot Smith With Works Incorporating 20," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, October 3, 2004. p. F6. St. Louis, MO.
Bonetti, David. "Legends of the Fall - Critic' Picks," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, September 2, 2004. p. 2 (Get Out). St. Louis, MO.
Cooper, Ivy. "1984-2004 Twentieth Anniversary Celebration At Elliot Smith", Riverfront Times, September 29-October 5, 2004, p. 178. St. Louis, MO.
Martelli, Rose. "Smith Elliot: The Gallery Looks In The Mirror For Its 20th.", Riverfront Times, September 15-21, 2004, p. 32. St. Louis, MO.
Bonetti, David. "Women Only", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, May 9, 2004. p. F4.
St. Louis, MO.
Cooper, Ivy. "Women Only", Riverfront Times, April 28-May 4, 2004. p. _.
St. Louis, MO.
Bonetti, David. "Gallery Hopping in the CWE", St. Louis Post-Dispatch,
April 15, 2004. St. Louis, MO.
"An Uncommon Look at Offbeat Venice", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1984, St. Louis, MO
"Aboard the Ancient Express", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1984, St. Louis, MO
"The Punks of London", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1984. St. Louis, MO.
"Blatt/Rosenthal, Photographers", St. Louis Symphony Rotogravure Section, 1980-1983, St. Louis, "Caribbean Odyssey", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1982. St. Louis, MO.
"Floating Through France", St. Louis Post-Dispatch. 1982, St. Louis, MO.
"East Africa", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1981. St. Louis, MO.
"East Africa Wildlife", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1981. St. Louis, MO.
"A Grand Canyon", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1981. St. Louis, MO.
"Mountain Music, Aspen Style", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1981. St. Louis, MO.

awards & honors
1988 Studied with Mary Ellen Mark; Rencontres d'Arles Workshop, Arles, France
1983 Studied with Lisl Dennis, Santa Fe, New Mexico
1980 Studied with Ansel Adams, Yosemite, California
1962 Phi Beta Kappa, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

private & public collections
Jewish Hospital
Mark Twain Bank
Mercantile Trust
Peat Marwick
Bryan, Cave, MePheeters & McRoberts
St. Louis Art Museum
St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Charles, Missouri
Biblioteque Nationale, Paris, France
Boatmen's Bank


 
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