Edward Weston

Fellow: Awarded 1937

Field of Study: Photography

Fellow: Awarded 1938

Field of Study: Photography

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 03-24-1886

Died: 01-01-1958

Website: http://www.edward-weston.com/

As published in the Foundation’s Annual Report for 1937:

WESTON, EDWARD: Appointed for the making of a series of photographs of the West: tenure, twelve months from April 1, 1937.

Born March 24, 1886, at Highland Park, Illinois.

One-man exhibitions in Mexico City, 1923 and 1924, Guadalajara State Museum, 1925, Los Angeles Museum, 1927, Fine Arts Museum, San Diego, 1927, St. Louis Public Library, 1930, Denver Art Museum, 1932, M. H. de Young Museum, San Francisco, 1931. Represented in permanent collections of the Guadalajara State Museum; King Albert Museum, Zwickau, Germany; Fine Arts Gallery, San Diego; Los Angeles Museum; M. H. de Young Museum, San Francisco; Los Angeles Public Library; Museum of Modern Art.

Son: Brett Weston, Guggenheim Fellow in Photography, 1945