Bio

b. Bethlehem, PA, 1954

EDUCATION

1983

M.F.A. Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec

1978

B.F.A. Kutztown State College, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

ACADEMIC POSTS

Assistant Professor, California State University, Long Beach, CA, 2002-2017

Associate Professor, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, 1984-2001

Guest Faculty, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, halifax, Canada, Summer, 2000

Documentary Photographer, King County Office of Historic Preservation, Seattle, WA, 1983-1984, 1986

Custom Printer, V.I.P. Color, Bethlehem, PA, 1979-1980

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

Mark Ruwedel, Tate Modern, London, UK

2017

HELL and HOME, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY

2015

Scotiabank Photography Award, Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto, Canada

Pictures of Hell, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

2012

Dusk, Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Records, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY

Shelter, Crisp-Ellert Art Museum, Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL

2010

Imprints: Photographs by Mark Ruwedel, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

Transphotographiques, Palais Rameau, Lille, France

2009

Westward the Course of Empire, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY

2008

Mark Ruwedel, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

Earth Work, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV

Nouvelles images, Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris, France

2007

Shelter, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2006

Mark Ruwedel, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

Mark Ruwedel: Written on the Land, Musee d’art de Joliette, Joliette, Quebec, Canada

2005

Westward, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA

Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

2004

Written on the Land, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

Mark Ruwedel: Written on the Land, Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

2003

Selections from the Ice Age Project, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

Art Gallery of the South Okanagan, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada

Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Art Gallery of the South Okanogan, Penticton, British Columbia, Canada

Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

2002

Mark Ruwedel: Written on the Land, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Mark Ruwedel, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR

2001

Mark Ruwedel, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

(solo), Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

2000

Anna Leonowens Gallery, NSCAD, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1998

Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris, France

(solo), Chinati Foundation: Installation for Art and Architecture Symposium, Marfa, TX

1997

Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Mark Ruwedel: Along the Shores of Departed Lakes, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1996

(solo), Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA

North Central Washington Museum, Wenatchee, WA

Kittredge Gallery, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA

1995

Mark Ruwedel: The Navigator Has Safely Landed in the New World, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Galerie Art 45, Montreal, Canada

Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris, France

Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA

1994

Doris E. Roberts Gallery, Richland Public Library, Richland, WA

Springville Art Museum, Springville, UT

The Hanford Stretch, Sheehan Gallery, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA

1993

Galerie Vox, Montreal, Canada

1992

Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

1991

Galerie Barbara Silverberg, Montreal, Canada

1990

Cinematheque Quebecoise, Montreal, Canada

Heritage Montreal, Montreal, Canada

1989

Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

Galerie Art 45, Montreal, Canada

1988

King County Arts Commission Gallery, Seattle, WA

Toronto Image Works, Toronto, Canada

1987

Concordia University Art Gallery, Montreal, Canada

1985

Galerie Dazibao, Montreal, Canada

Donnally/Hayes Gallery, Seattle, WA

1983

Photographies, Galerie Optica, Montreal, Canada

1982

The New Brunswick Craft School, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

American Surfaces and the Photobook, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

Bombhead, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Journey Through the Desert, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

The Extended Moment: The Collection of the Canadian Photography Institute of the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

2017

Frontera: Views of the U.S.-Mexico Border, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Notions of Home, Yancey Richardson, New York, NY

Sites of Assembly, Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

2016

After Industry, Fotofocus Biennial 2016, Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

After Industry, Fotofocus Biennial 2016, Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2015

The Memory of Time: Contemporary Photographs at the National Gallery of Art, Acquired with the Alfred H. Moses and Fern M. Schad Fund, The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

2014

American Scene Photography: Martin Z. Margulies Collection, NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Following the Prescribed Path, Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

2013

Staking Claim: A California Invitational, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

New West: Contemporary Landscape Photography, Fralin Museum of Art in Charlottesville, VA

Land Marks, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

2012

Builders: Canadian Biennial, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

The Permanent Way, Apex Art, New York, NY

L’Arbe et le photographe, Beaux-arts de Paris, L’Ecole Nationale Superieure, Paris, France

2011

American Landscape: Contemporary Photographs of the West, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE

Rhapsodies Nucleaires, Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris, France

The Atomic Photographers Guild, Sol Mednick Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

The Altered Landscape: Photographs of a Changing Environment, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV

Aftershocks, California Museum of Photography, University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA

Discovery Award Exhibition, Les Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, France

Our Origins, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

California: Adulterated Landscapes and Deflated Icons, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Points of View, Les Recontres d’Arles 2011, Arles, France

Conversations: Photography from the Bank of America Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA

Noir, Art 45, Montreal, Canada

2010

Masterworks of American Photography, Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX

Edge of Town, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

A Grand View: Arizona Landscape Photography,1871-2010, Etherton Gallery,Tucson, AZ

Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera, The Tate Modern, London, UK

Photographing the American West, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

Visions of British Columbia: A Landscape Manual, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Critical Messages, Western Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA

Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy O'Sullivan, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, 2010

Pieces of Nine, University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA

After Robert Adams, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Permanent Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

2009

Night-Town, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

2008

You Have Seen Their Faces, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

Oikos/Habitacles, SBC Gallery of Contemporary Art, Montreal, QC, Canada

Photographies scientifiques, Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris, France

2007

Time in the West: Photographs by Mark Klett & Byron Wolfe and Mark Ruwedel, Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, MO

Re-SITE-ing the West, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

On Death and Dying, Gahlberg Gallery, College of DuPage, Glen Blyn, IL

Landscape: Fact and Fiction, William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Ingenuity, Photography and Engineering, 1845-2005, Calouste Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal

2006

The Road to Utopia, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Histoires de Chaussure, 100 photographes, Maison Artcurial, Paris, France

The Earth, Houston FotoFest, Houston, TX

A Complex Eden: Photographs of the American West, Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL

2005

Imaging a Shattering Earth, Meadow Brook Art Gallery, Oakland University, Rochester, MI

Contemporary Desert Photography: The Other Side of Paradise, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

1995 - 2005, Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris

Real Pictures: Photographs from the Collection of Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Tree, Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, CA

2004

Picturing the Land: From the Sublime to the Document, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada

Faces, Places, Traces: New Acquisitions, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

The Altered Landscape: The Nevada Museum of Art Collection, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada

Lewis and Clark Territory, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

Consuming Nature, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

Crime Scene, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2004/3

Consuming Nature, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

2003

Shorelines: Responding to Place, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Canada

Temporal Surfaces, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Histories of Photography, Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

Rocks and Stones, Photographic Archives of the City of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

The New World’s Old World, Axa Gallery, New York, NY

Industry and Entropy, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA

2002

Photo Works from the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Animal Logic, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Re-Viewing Photography: The Photo Review at 25, The Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Railroad Vision, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2001

Visibility and Invisibility in the Nuclear Era, Toronto Photographers Workshop, Toronto, Canada (Touring)

Nous n’irons plus au bois, Galerie Francoise Paviot, Paris, France

White, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1999

L’Evocation, Le Mois de la Photo a Montreal, Montreal, Canada

From Tornadoes to Tractors: Photographers of the Rural Landscape, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA

Vie de Chien, Galerie Mistral, Montreal, Canada

The Altered Landscape, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV (Touring)

1998

The Paving of Paradise, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

Reve d’Egypte, Mona Bismarck Foundation, Paris, France

Poetic Evidence, National Gallery of Art, Ottawa, Canada

1997

Landscapes: Denis Farley and Mark Ruwedel, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Water: The Renewable Metaphor, University of Oregon Museum of Art, Eugene, OR

Work, Workers, Works: Rearranging the Land, Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1996

Crossing the Frontier, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

Around Wendover, Center for Land Use Interpretation, Wendover, UT

Before the Land, Behind the Camera, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada (Touring)

Illuminating the Story of Projection, Cinematheque Quebecoise, Montreal and National Museum of Science and Technology, Ottawa, Canada

Images of the Great Salt Lake, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT

1995

Shadow of the Cloud, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

Fragile Landscapes, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY

1994

Re: Place, Portland Community College, Portland, OR

1993

Crossing Territories, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM

1992

Selections 6, Polaroid Collections, Photokina 92, Cologne, Germany

Atomic Photographers Guild, International Radiation Victims Conference, Berlin; World Uranium Hearings, Salzburg, Germany, (Touring Germany)

Montreal: Ville de Cinema, Cinematheque Quebecoise, Montreal, Canada

1991

Paysage/Paysages, Galerie Occurance, Montreal, Canada

1990

Selections 5, Polaroid Collections, Photokina 90, Cologne, Germany

The Landscape: Eight Canadian Photographers, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario, Canada (Touring)

1989

Une Ville en heritage/memoire photographique, Maison de la Culture Marie-Uguay, Montreal, Canada

1988

Gallery Artists, Art 45, Montreal, QC

Photoperspectives 88, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada

1987

Winter City, Institute for Future Studies, University of Akron , Akron, OH

Pennsylvania Photographers, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA

1985

Photoperspectives 85, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada

1979

Pennsylvania Photographers: A Selection of Current Work, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2014

Scotiabank Photography Award, Toronto, ON, Canada

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in Photography, New York, NY

2010

Distinguished Faculty Award for Scholarly and Creative Activities, California State University, Long Beach, CA

2009

California State University, Long Beach, SCAC Grant, Long Beach, CA

2007

California State University, Long Beach, SCAC Grant, Long Beach, CA

2005

Canada Council Travel Grant, Ontario, Canada

California State University, Long Beach, SCAC Grant

2004

California State University, Long Beach, SCAC Grant

2003

PASTA Artist Residency, Joshua Tree National Park, Twentynine Palms, California, CA

2001

Canada Council “A” Grant, Ontario, Canada

1999

Canada Council “A” Grant, Ontario, Canada

Canada Council Travel Grant, Ontario, Canada

Center For Land Use Interpretation Artist Residency, Wendover Studio, Wendover, UT

1998

Concordia University CASA Grant, Montreal, Canada

Canada Council Travel Grant, Ontario, Canada

1997

Concordia University CASA Grant, Montreal, Canada

1995

Concordia University Fine Arts Special Projects Grant, Montreal, Canada

1994

Canada Council Short Term Grant, Ontario, Canada

Concordia University Fine Arts Special Projects Grant, Montreal, Canada

1993

Concordia University Fine Arts Special Projects Grant, Montreal, Canada

Canada Council Short Term Grant, Ontario, Canada

1992

Concordia University Fine Arts Special Projects Grant, Montreal, Canada

1991

Minister des Affaires culturelles du Quebec, Bourse Type “B”, Quebec, Canada

1989

McGill-Queens University Press: Commission to photograph McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography Site Survey Commission, Ottowa, Canada

1988

King County Office of Historic Preservation: Commission to photograph King County Courthouse, Seattle, WA

1987

Ministere des Affaires culturelles du Quebec, Soutien a la creation, Quebec, Canada

1980-1981

Concordia University Graduate Fellowship, Montreal, Canada

COLLECTIONS

Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX

Artothèque d’Auxerre, France

Artothèque de Pessac, France

Artothèque d’Annecy, France

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME

Canada Council Art Bank, Ottawa, Canada

Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, Canada

Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada

Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY

Cinematheque Quebecoise, Montreal, Canada

Cleveland Art Museum, Cleveland, OH

Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

Copenhagen National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen, Denmark

Department of External Affairs, Ottawa, Canada

Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France

Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE

King County Office of Historic Presentation, Seattle, WA

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

Maison Europeenne de la photographie, Paris, France

McLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Canada

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Michael Wilson Center for Photography, Los Angeles, CA

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada

Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Musee du Quebec, Ville de Quebec, Canada

Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada

Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

National Bank of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Nelson-Atkins Museum, Hallmark Cards Collection, Kansas City, MO

Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK

Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

Polaroid Collections, Cambridge, MA

Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ

Public Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

St. Michaels College, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Tate Modern, London, UK

The Herbert Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

The Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

U.S. Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, UT

Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2018

Maddox, Amanda. "John Divola & Mark Ruwedel." Aperture 4 September 2018

Ruwedel, Mark. Ouarzazate, Mack, London 2018

2017

Ruwedel, Mark. Dog Houses, August Editions, New York, NY 2017

Woodward, Richard B. “Mark Ruwedel, HELL and HOME @Yossi Milo.” Collector Daily 19 June 2017

“Mark Ruwedel at Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.” Blouin ArtInfo 14 June 2017

Hutt, John. “Exhibition Review: Mark Ruwedel at Yossi Milo.” Musée 30 May 2017

Vertaldi, Raffaele. “Cartoline dall’Inferno.” Il Sole 24 Ore 2 May 2017

Shinkle, Eugenie. “Settings of a Life: Mark Ruwedel’s Message from the Exterior.” American Suburb X 13 January 2017

2016

Ruwedel, Mark. Mark Ruwedel: Message from the Exterior Mack, London 2016

Shinkle, Eugenie. “Human Endeavour and Historical Process: The Landscape Photography of Mark Ruwedel,” 17 June 2016

2015

Ruwedel, Mark, and Grant Arnold. Mark Ruwedel Scotiabank/Steidl,Göttingen, Germany, 2015

Haeusslein, Alile. “Mark Ruwedel. [book review]” Photo-eye Blog 23 July 2015

Wolukau-Wanambwa, Stanley. “Into the Abyss: Mark Ruwedel’s Pictures of Hell.” The Great Leap Sideways August 2015

Whyte, Murray. “Mark Ruwedel: The lonesome, crowded west.” The Toronto Star 6 May 2015

Adams, James. “A photography show that rewards the act of slow looking.” The Globe and Mail 4 May 2015

Ollman, Leah. “Mark Ruwedel’s photographs are hell on the eyes.” Los Angeles Times 11

2014

Ruwedel, Mark, Simon Baker and Chiara Siravo. Pictures of Hell, Ram, Los Angeles, CA, 2014

Ruwedel, Mark. Mark Ruwedel: Message from the Exterior, Steidl, Germany, 2014

Bento, Joao. “In a world where architecture has gone to the dogs, photographer Mark Ruwedel explores beautifully decaying doghouse in the Wild West.” Four & Sons Spring/Summer 2014

Walker, David. “Mark Ruwedel Wins 2014 Scotiabank Photography Award.” Photo District News 29 April 2014

2012

Knoblauch, Loring. “Mark Ruwedel, Records @ Milo.” Collector Daily 26 March 2012

Laluyan, Oscar A. “Mark Ruwedel: Let the Records Show.” Arte Fuse 2 March 2012

2011

Les Rencontres d’Arles Photography 2011, Actes Sud, Arles, France, 2011

Wolfe, Ann,ed., The Altered Landscape, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, and Skira/Rizzoli, New York, 2011

2010

Mallison, Constance. “Mark Ruwedel: Now it is Dark.” Art LTD September/October 2010

Benechou, Anne, ed., Ouvrir le document, Les presses du reel, France, 2010 (illustration, page 125)

Clark-Langager, Sarah, ed., Critical Messages: Contemporary Northwest Artists on the Environment, Western Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, 2010

Donovan, Daniel, The Donovan Collection, University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto, ON, 2010

Jurovics, Toby, Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O’Sullivan, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2010

Miles, Christopher. “Mark Ruwedel: Now it is Dark.” LA Weekly 15 July 2010

Knight, Christopher. “Mark Ruwedel at Gallery Luisotti” Los Angeles Times 9 July 2010

“Mark Ruwedel: Westward the Course of Empire.” Purpose 10, Spring 2010

Ruwedel, Mark, One Thousand Two Hundred Twelve Palms, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

Sandra Phillips, ed., Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera, Tate Publishing, London, 2010

Feeney, Mark. “Western Exposure.” The Boston Globe, July 17 July, 2010, “Western Exposure.” (review)

Mallinson, Constance. “Now it is Dark.” The Times Quotidian, 30 July 30, 2010, www.timesquotidian.com/2010/07, “Now it is Dark.” (review)

2009

Reed, Justin James. “Mark Ruwedel: Westward the Course of Empire.” Ahorn Magazine #4, 2009, www.ahornmagazine.com, “Mark Ruwedel: Westward the Course of Empire.”

Sholis, Brian. “Mark Ruwedel: Yossi Milo Gallery.” Artforum, April, 2009, “Mark Ruwedel: Yossi Milo Gallery.” (review)

“A Panorama of the Sweeping Western Landscape.” Railroad History 200, Spring/Summer, 2009

Debat, Michelle, L’Impossible Image, Lettres volee, Brussels, 2009

“Going On About Town.” The New Yorker 9 March 2009

Rosenberg, Karen. “Art in Review.” The New York Times 27 February 2009

“Along Western Rails.” The Morning News 23 February 2009

2008

Campeau, Sylvain, OIKOS: Habitacles/Habitable Places, SBC Galerie d’art contemporain, Montreal, QC, 2008

Culley, Peter, To The Dogs, Presentation House/Arsenal Pulp Press, Vancouver, BC “Photographer Mark Ruwedel: Ticket to nowhere.” The Guardian 4 December 2008

“Cover to Cover.” Atlantic Monthly November 2008

“Haunting Images of Expansion.” Los Angeles Times 28 November 2008

“Vanishing Points.” Los Angeles Times 23 November 2008

L’insense photo #6 Paris, France 2008

“Mark Ruwedel: The Last Photographer Heading West.” Function Magazine 2008

“In Review: Mark Ruwedel.” Canadian Art, vol. 25, no. 1 Spring 2008

Round, Phillip, The Impossible Land, University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, 2008

Ruwedel, Mark, Westward the Course of Empire, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT, 2008

2007

“Powers of Ten.” Art LTD January 2007

“Alfa Omega.” Blind Spot Issue 34 2007

Calado, Jorge. Ingenuity: Photography and Engineering 1846-2006 Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal, 2007

“Mark Ruwedel: Written on the Land.” CV Photo #73 September 2006

“Camera Obscura: Photography as Critique.” X-TRA vol. 10, no. 2, Winter 2007

Wiesen, Barbara, On Death and Dying, Colllege of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL, 2007

2006

“Mark Ruwedel at Gallery Luisotti.” Artweek vol. 37, no. 6 July/August 2006

“Mark Ruwedel: Water gone these thousand years.” Blackflash Vol. 23, No. 2 2006

“Los Angeles Exhibition Reviews.” Focus August 2006

Houston Fotofest, Fotofest 2006 Catalog, Houston, TX, 2006

Lienart, Amel and Frederique. Histoires de chaussure, Editions Nicolas Chaudun, Paris, France, 2006.

“Around the Galleries.” Los Angeles Times 26 May 2006

Wallace, Doug, ed., Carte Blanche: Photography 1, The Magenta Foundation, Toronto, ON, 2006

2005

Arnold, Grant. Real Pictures: photographs from the Collection of Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft, Vancouver Art Gallery,Vancouver, BC, 2005

“Mark Ruwedel: Westward at Stephen Bulger Gallery.” Art On Paper July/August 2005

Baillargeon, Claude. Imaging a Shattering Earth, Meadow Brook Art Gallery, 2005

Cooke, Lynne and Kelly, Karen, eds., Robert Smithson: Spiral Jetty, Dia Art, 2005

Cooke Cooper, Marilyn and Hough, Katherine, Contemporary Desert Photography: The Other Side of Paradise, Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA, 2005

Crist, Steve, ed., The Polaroid Book: Selections from the Polaroid Collections of Photography, Taschen, Los Angeles, CA, 2005

“How The West Was Lost.” The Globe and Mail 26 February 2005

Hushka, Rock. Lewis and Clark Territory: Contemporary Artists Revisit Place 2005

Lyden, Anne. Paul Strand The J. Paul Getty Museum, LA, CA (“A Vital Spirit”:round table discussion) 2005

“The Big Picture” The National Post 26 March 2005

2004

Arnold, Grant, Robert Smithson in Vancouver, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC

“Behind the Earth Movers.” Art In America April 2004

“Nature Under Construction” Chicago Reader 6 February 2004

“Late Night With Aaron Brown” CNN 21 April 2004

Race and Memory Tacoma Art Museum and University of Washington Press, 2004

Robert Smithson in Vancouver Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver 2004

“Points West” Western Interiors Sept/Oct 2004

2003

“Written on the Land.” Afterimage May/June 2003

Calado, Jorge, Pedras & Rochas en fotografia, IFT Press, Lisbon, Portugal, 2003.

Castleberry, May, ed., The New World’s Old World, University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, 2003

Cousineau-Levine. Faking Death: Canadian Art Photography and the Canadian Imagination, McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal, QC, 2003

Youngs, Christopher. Industry and Entropy. Albright College Center for the Arts, Reading, PA, 2003

“Mark Ruwedel: Mondo Novo” Le Monde diplomatique October 2003

“Humanity and landscape in ‘The Ice Age.’” Los Angeles Times 17 October 2003

Lyden Anne, Railroad Vision: Photography, Travel and Perception, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA 2003

2002

Blue Sky Gallery, Blue Sky #36, Portland, OR, 2002

Boettger, Suzaan, Earthworks: Art and Landscape of the Sixties University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, 2002

“Photographs Tell Narratives in Landscape.” The Georgia Straight 26 September 2002

Love, Karen, Ed., Mark Ruwedel: Written on the Land, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, BC, 2002

“Re-Viewing Photography.” The Photo Review, vol. 25 #1 Winter 2002

2001

“Atomic Photographers Guild.” Canadian Art Summer 2001

“Mark Ruwedel- Westward: The Course of Empire.” Canadian Art Winter 2001

Fitzpatrick, Blake. Visibility and Invisibility in the Nuclear Era Toronto Photographers Workshop, Toronto, ON, 2001

“At work in the fields of the blast.” The Globe and Mail 3 March 2001

“Mark Ruwedel at Stephen Bulger Gallery.” The Globe and Mail 10 November 2001

Jeffries, Bill, Ed. Land, Relationship and Community, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, BC, 2001

“Cosa mentale, paysage(s).” Pour Voir May 2001

Ruwedel, Mark. The Italian Navigator, Art 45, Stephen Bulger and Francoise Paviot, Montreal, QC, 2001

“Photos Document Atomic Devastation.” The Toronto Star 26 February 2001

1999

“Mark Ruwedel: Ice Age.” Calapooya Literary Review October 1999 Eastern Oregon University, Neon, Winter 1999-2000

Vox Populi, Le Mois de la Photo a Montreal, Montreal, QC, 1999

1998

“Monuments.” Artweek July/August 1998

Coolidge, Mathew. Around Wendover, Center For Land Use Interpretation Culver City, CA 1998

“Pictures of Hell.” CV Photo #43 Summer 1998

Humbert, Jean-Marcel. Reve d’Egypte: L’architecture egyptisante vu par trois photographes Mona Bismark Foundation, Paris, France 1998

Humbert, Jean-Marcel. France-Egypte: Dialogue entre deux cultures Editions des musees de la ville de Paris, Paris, France 1998

Trepanier, Esther. Univers Urbains Musee du Quebec, Quebec City, Canada 1998

1997

“The Italian Navigator? The New World.” Descant 96 Spring 1997

Garvey, Susan-Gibson. Work, Workers, Works: Rearranging the Land Dalhousie University Art Gallery, Halifax, NS 1997

“Cultured Landscapes.” The Globe and Mail 19 April 1997

Slemmons, Rod. Water: The Renewable Metaphor University of Oregon Museum of Art, Eugene, OR 1997

“The Land as Historical Archive.” American Art Spring 1996, National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

“The Italian Navigator Has Safely Landed In The New World.” Arts Atlantic Winter 1996,

“Terre des Hommes.” Descant 94 Fall 1996

“Recent Ruins: On Mark Ruwedel’s The Hanford Stretch.” High Ground 1996

Phillips, Sandra. Crossing the Frontier San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA 1996

1995

“Land Art Revisite.” Espace Sculpture #34 Winter 1995-1996

Le Devoir 21 September 1995

Lessard, Michel. Montreal au XXe siecle Les Editions de l’Homme, Montreal, Canada 1995

“The Italian Navigator Has Landed- The Photographs of Mark Ruwedel.” Matrix #46 1995-1996

Montreal Gazette 23 September 1995

Photography Quarterly #62, vol. 16, #1, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY 1995

1994

Semiotext(e): Canadas Semiotext(e) and Marginal Editions, NY, 1994

1993

Ruwedel, Mark, The Hanford Stretch, self-published, Montreal, Canada, 1993

1992

Hirsch, Robert. Exploring Color Photography Brown and Benchmark Madison, WS 1992

CV Photo #20 Automne 1992

1991

Matrix #35 Fall 1991

McGill: A Celebration, McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal, Canada 1991

The Photo Review, vol.14, #3, Summer 1991

1990

Barbour, David. The Landscape: Eight Canadian Photographers McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON 1990

Ciel Variable #12 Summer 1990

Marsan, Jean-Claude. Sauver Montreal Les Editions du Boreal, Montreal, Canada 1990

“In Praise of Older Venues.” Montreal Mirror 27 September 1990

“Photographer sees the light in old movie theatres.” Montreal Gazette 16 September 1990

“Screening Rooms.” Photo Life vol.15, #7 September 1990

“Mark Ruwedel: Walker Evans’ Lehigh Valley.” The Photo Review vol. 13, #2 Spring 1990

Selections 5: Photographs from the International Polaroid Collection Polaroid Corporation Cambridge, MA, 1990

“Cine-Nostalgie.” Voir 13 September 1990

1989

Montreal Gazette 21 January 1989

1988

The Photo Review Summer 1988

1987

King County Landmarks Commission Anniversary Report, King County Office of Historic Preservation, Seattle, WA 1987

1986

King County Heritage Resource Protection Plan, King County Department of Planning and Development, Seattle, WA 1986

“The Theaters of Montreal.” Marquee: Journal of the Theater Historical Society vol. 18, #44 1986

1985

Photoperspectives 85, Presentation House, North Vancouver, Canada 1985

Views, vol. 5, #1 Toronto Photographers Workshop May 1985

Vie des Arts Montreal, Canada June 1985

1978

Portfolio #1 Dannemora, NY Fall 1978