Ralph Samuel Grossmann

Currently lives and works in Paris, France. Owns a Master of Fine Arts from Temple University 2015 The National French Library acquires a set of fifty photographic prints of the Botanica / Diffracted Light series for its outstanding collection Solo Exhibitions 2014 Approches d’un territoire – Describing a territory Recent photographies & sculptures (2009-2014) Galerie Nathalie Béreau / 6 Avenue Georges Mandel Paris 2014 Botanica / Lumière Diffractée – Botanica / Diffracted Light New photographies. Guest Artist 2014 of the Center for Arts and Nature at the Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire, Exhibition commissioned by Award from the Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire, Chaumont-sur-Loire (France)  2012 Sublimis Large format photographs & sculptures Museum of Fine Art & Archeology, Fortress of Ste-Marguerite Island, Cannes (France) 2011 Metamorphoses – contemporary esthetics of Landscape: Ralph-Samuel Grossmann and Thomas Wolf. Curated by Raphaële Bertho. Large format photographies The French Institute, Mainz (Germany) 2010 Le Monde Voilé / Veiled World Large format photographs Domaine of Chaumont-sur-Loire (France) 2010 Le Monde Voilé / Veiled World 21st Thessaloniki Biennial of Photography Topos, 2010, Thessaloniki, Donopoulos International Fine Arts (Greece) 2009 Le Monde Voilé / Veiled World Photographs & sculptures Museum of Fine Arts, Rouen (France) (Bilingual Exhition Catalog by Laurent Salomé & Christine Macel, Silvana Editoriale, Milan) Group Exhibitions (selection) 2010 Urban Growth, curated by Dr. Christoph Schaden Alfred Ehrhardt Fondation, Berlin ( Germany): 2009 Nuit Blanche 2009, Paris Video work : Désirella large format screening Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris 2012 Art Fairs Salon Cutlog, Paris (France) Galerie Nathalie Béreau Publications: Le Monde Voilé, Ralph Samuel Grossmann, Silvana Editoriale, 2009, Bilingual exhibition catalog. Topos, Catalog of the 21st Thessaloniki Biennial of Photography, Greek National Photography Museum Thessaloniki, 2011. Antinoüs and the Antique, Henri Moore Foundation, Leeds, 2006. What is Dada, cahier du MNAM, Ed. Centre Pompidou, 2003. Off, Catalogue Mois Off de la Photo, Le Temps des Cerises, 2000. Awards and Collections Guest Artist 2014 of the Center for Art and Nature at the Domain of Chaumont-sur-Loire (France). Awarded a commissioned exhibition at the Domain. Finalist for the HSBC price 2009 National Collections Bibliothèque nationale de France / French National Library (Paris), 2015. Greek National Photography Museum Thessaloniki, 2011. Fine Art Collections: Fine Arts Museum of Rouen (France); Fine Arts Museum of the City of Cannes (France); Art Library, Strasbourg (France); Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire (France). ING Direct Art Management, Amsterdam (Holland) 21st Century Museum, Steve Wilson, Louisville (KY,