Ed's Barn

42nd St. Nocturne in NYC Subway

Night/Shift: Color Photography by Lynn Saville

Acquainted with the Night


2013 Gallery Kayafas, Boston, "Vacancy".
2011 Schneider Gallery, Chicago, "Solo Exhibition", January 7 - March 1
2010 Zoe Bingham Fine Art, London, "Night/Shift", December 2010
2009 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, NY, "Night/Shift", July
2009 Kayafas Gallery, Boston, MA, "Night/Shift", July
2008 Stephen A. Austin State University, TX, "Night/Shift".
2008 Montgomery Museum of Art, Alabama, "Night/Shift".
2008 Hodges Taylor Gallery, Charlotte, NC
2007 Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC, "Lynn Saville: Night Vision", Feb - July
2007 Pensacola Art Museum Pensacola Florida, July - October
2007 Hiram College, Hiram, OH, Nov - December

New York City MTA, Arts for Transit (Public Installation), "42nd Street Nocturne", - 7 Large Light boxes in 42nd Street Bryant Park subway station B, D, F, V trains at 42nd St. & 6th Ave.
2006 Duke University, President's Gallery, "Lynn Saville: The Color of Night"
2005 Duke University, "Night Vision: Photographs of William Gedney & Lynn Saville"
2005 Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Washington, D.C., "Paris: Night's Edge"
2004 The Photographers' Gallery, London
2003 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City
2002 Brooklyn Public Library, New York
2001 Hiram College, Frohring Art Center, Hiram, Ohio
2000 Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris
1999 The Photographers’ Gallery, London
  Federazione International Artistici Fotografia, Turin, Italy
1998 Gente di Fotografia, Palermo, Italy
1997 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
  Jackson Fine Art Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
  John Cleary Gallery, Houston, Texas
1996 New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, New York
1995 Columbia University School of Architecture
  University of California, Berkeley, CA
1994 Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
  Photonica Gallery, New York
1993 Photo-four Gallery, South Suburban College, Chicago
1992 Mincher-Wilcox Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  Marymount College, Tarrytown, NY
1990 University of Texas at Dallas, Texas


2013 Santa Cruz Museum of Art, CA, "Photo ID"
2013 Tucson Museum of Art, AZ, "Into the Night"
2012-2013 Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC, "Installation of artists from permanent collection"
2012-2013 Photographic Resource Center "PRC", Boston, "The Space in Between"
2012 Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, "New York in Color"
2012 Photographic Resource Center, Boston, "Urban Landscape: Vacant Spaces"
2012 Jersey City, NJ, "Curator's Choice"
2010 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City, "Incognito: The Hidden Self Portrait"
2009 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City', "Glitz & Grime"
2009 Farmani and Safe-T-Gallery, Dumbo, Brooklyn, "Night Moves"
2008 Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, "The Photographer's Eye"
2008 Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, "American Identities"
2008 Harvard University, "Darkness, Darkness"
2007 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York City, "Easy Rider"
2007 Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, "American Identities"
2007 Hodges Taylor Gallery, Charlotte, NC, "Exterior"
2006 Westport Arts Center, Westport, CN, "Brooklyn"
  Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, "Muse Exhibition"
  ICON Iowa Contemporary Gallery, Fairfield, IA "Lynn Saville - Sam Oppenheim - Photography"
2005 Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, "Photographing the Museum"
Duke University, Durham, N.C.
   "20/20: The Night Photographs of Lynn Saville and William Gedney"
Central Park Conservancy Commission: "Picturing Central Park"
2004 Brooklyn Museum of Art "Open House"
AXA Gallery New York, "At the Crossroads of Desire A Times Square Centennial"
Opelousas Museum, Opelousas, Louisiana "New York Show"
2003 New York Foundation for the Arts, New York City,
    "Tanqueray No. Ten"
2001 Galerie Valérie Cueto, Paris, France, "Girls on Top"
  Samuel Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY,
       "Aesthetics of ContemporaryPhotography"
  "Mois de la Photo," Paris, France
2000 Yancey Richardson Gallery, NY, "From Here to There"
  Hudson River Museum,
     "Three American Night Landscape Photographers"
  Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris, France
2000 Deutsche Bank
  Yancey Richardson Gallery
  Paul Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles
1998 Zur Stockeregg Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
1997 Robert Mann Gallery, NY "Backyards"
  Yancey Richardson Gallery, "H2O"
1995 Parsons School of Design, "Monuments and Memorials"
1991 Nikon House: New York
  Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, TX
1990 Chevron Corporation Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA


Duke University, Durham, N.C. The David M. Rubinstein Rare Book, Manuscript Library


1999 New York State Council for the Arts Grant
1989 New York Foundation for the Arts Photography Fellowship
1998 Premio Award, Scanno, Italy, Festival of Photography


Prudential Financial
The Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Milwaukee Art Museum
Denver Art Museum
Brooklyn Museum of Art
Museum of the City of Paris
Museum of the City of New York
California Museum of Photography
International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House
Oxford University, Bodleian Library
New York Public Library


Night/Shift: Color Photographs by Lynn Saville;
Introduction by Arthur C. Danto
Random House/ The Monacelli Press, May 2009

Acquainted with the Night, Rizzoli, 1997
The Language of Life, Bill Moyers, 1995
Horses in the Circus Ring, E.P. Dutton, 1989


Exit #43: By Night(Madrid, Spain); August 2011: "Portfolio: Twilight Borders"

The New York Times Lens Blog, April 2010: "Scenes from the Night Shift"

NPR National Public Radio WNYC Vimeo about my work on WNYC radio/website, January 2010: "A New York Moment: Lynn Saville"

The New York Times,Ken Johnson review of Glitz & Grime, Friday, August 13, 2009
BOMBBlog, Interview with Nick Stillman July, 2009
Interview with Nick Stillman July, 2009, Interview with Robert Schaefer June 1, 2009
Flavorpill, July 2009
Boston Globe, September 17, 2009 "CriticÕs Pick"
Boston Globe, September 30, 2009 "Review of show"
Monthly Photography, Seoul, South Korea, "Portfolio and Interview", March 2008
Photo Review, 2008 "Bridges"
The New York Times, Sunday Arts & Leisure, January 5, 2003
Black and White Magazine, February-March, 2003
Duke Magazine, Spring 2003
2wice Magazine, Spring 2003
The New York Times, Sunday Arts & Leisure, July 1995
The Manhattan Review, covers since 1995
"Art in Review" Charles Hagen, New York Times, 1995
"Voice Choices" Vince Aletti, The Village Voice, 1995, l993
Duke Magazine, 1995
Milkweed Chronicle, 1995
Harper’s, May 1995, April 1994
Popular Photography, 1993
Lighting Dimensions, Fall, 1992
Photographie, Spring, 1989



When in Rome, Disney, 2008: photograph "Roof Garden" exhibited on the wall of the art curator's home.


Pratt Institute, M.F.A., 1976
Duke University, B.A., 1971
Master Class with Philippe Halsman, New York, 1979