CURRENT EXHIBITION

From Insites by Jerry BerndtRetrospective Exhibition and Catalogue
C/O Berlin: The Cultural Forum for Photography
Oranienburger Strabe
Ecke Tucholskystrabe,
10117 Berlin

12 December 2008 to 22 March 2009

Website: www.co-berlin.info

 

PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTIONS

 

GRANTS / AWARDS / PROJECTS

2006 Made a Senior Fellow of the Center for Religion and Civic Culture, University of Southern California.

2005 Widows of the Rwanda Genocide, in partnership with the Center for Religion and Civic Culture, University of Southern California

2004 Orphans of the Rwanda Genocide, (to coincide with the 10th anniversary), on behalf of AOCM Association of Orphan Heads of Households in partnership with Center for Religion and Civic Culture, University of Southern California

2002- 2003 Pew Charitable Trust Grant University of Southern California. (Book by UC Berkeley forthcoming) To photograph immigration and religion in 7 American “Gateway” cities; Miami, Houston, Washington DC, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago

1989 Massproductions Grant. The Arts and Humanities Foundation, Boston MA (to complete and exhibit the Haiti project)

1989 Photography Fellowship, The Artists' Foundation, Boston MA (for work done in Haiti)

1987 Finalist W.Eugene Smith Memorial Fund, New York NY (for work done in Haiti)

1987 National Endowment for the Arts, Visual Artists Fellowship (for work on the homeless)

1986 Photography Fellowship, The Artists' Foundation, Boston MA (for work done in El Salvador and Guatemala)

1985 Massproductions Grant Massachusetts Arts and Humanities Foundation, Boston MA (to exhibit the homeless project)

1983 Project Completion Grant, The Artists' Foundation, Boston MA (to complete and exhibit "The Babies" project)

1981 National Endowment for the Arts Survey Project Grant (to document route 128 around Boston)

1979 Photography Fellowship, The Artists' Foundation, Boston MA (for the nighttime’s series)

1976 Photography Fellowship, The Kosciuzko Foundation, New York NY (for work on the Polish community in Milwaukee W1)

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2004 La Vie, 15 April, France

2000 Photography in Boston: 1955-1985 MIT Press, Cambridge,MA

1997 Aperture Number 149 fall, New York NY

1996 DoubleTake 2:4 Fall Durham NC

1995 DoubleTake 1:1 Summer Durham NC

1992 Aperture Feeding the Spirit, New York NY

1987 Digraphe Numero 42 December, Paris France

 

PHOTOGRAPHY POSITIONS

1978-99 Freelance photographer living in Paris, France since 1998 Past clients include Harvard University, The Boston Ballet, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston Magazine, The Boston Globe, The Village Voice, Time, Newsweek, The New York Times

1976-78 Photography editor/staff photographer, The Boston Phoenix Boston MA

1970-73 Staff photographer Detroit Area Weekly Newspapers Detroit MI

1967-69 Staff photographer Harvard University Medical School Laboratory of Community Psychiatry Boston MA

1967-69 Staff photographer/film maker Boston Children's Museum Boston MA

 

TEACHING POSITIONS

1991-94 Instructor Maine Photographic Workshops Rockport MI

1991 Instructor Santa Fe Photographic Workshop Santa Fe NM

1987-88 Instructor University of Massachusetts Boston MA

1977-83 Instructor The Art Institute of Boston Boston MA

1980-83 Instructor Project Arts Center Cambridge MA

 

PRESENTATIONS

2007 Slide presentation and talk about the 1967 to 1969 'Combat Zone' photographs taken in Boston, Massachusetts. (7 Sept 2007)
VISA pour l'IMAGE, 19th International Photojournalism Festival, Perpignan.

 

BOOKS / CATALOGUES SOLO

2008 “Insight”. Published by Steidl (to coincide with the exhibition at Museum fur Photographie, Braunschweig.

2004 Orphans of the Rwanda Genocide, (to coincide with the 10th anniversary), on behalf of AOCM Association of Orphan Heads of Households in partnership with Center for Religion and Civic Culture, University if Southern California

1994 “Armenia Portraits of Survival”.

1986 “Missing Persons the homeless”.

 

BOOKS / CATALOGUES GROUP

2004 Hereford Photography Festival, Hereford, UK.

1991 “10,000 Eyes” “Haiti: Flesh of Politics Spirit of Vodun, published by Atriunm Gallery, Department of Art, School of Art, University of Connecticut at Storrs, USA. Library Congress catalog card no. 90-072151.

1988 “Currents/Cross Currents”.

1979 “Art of the State – State of the Art”.

1977 “Images of Women”.

 

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, USA