In the Swiss Photo Foundation, Winterthur, are 50 large prints of agricultural landscapes on show, from March 14 through May 26, 2013. The exhibition „The Staff of Life“ („Wovon wir leben“) in aerial images highlights problems of feeding the planet.
The Dutch National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden) in Leiden, The Netherlands, has shown the exhibition "Islands of the Gods": Georg’s coverage of the Greek archipelago side by side with artefacts from the museum’s collection, until September 2nd, 2012.
Tristan Hoare and Maryam Sachs organized an exciting exhibit in London: from April 7 to May 20, 2011, the Wilmotte Gallery in the Lichfield Studios shows 14 large Fine Art Prints from Georg Gerster’s series Persia: Paradise Lost.
The Cultural Heritage of Hungary in Georg Gerster’s Aerial Photos is a touring exhibition. In May it opened in Pécs, Hungary. Further stops: Budapest (July); Fellbach, Germany (September/October), Berlin (January 2011), Brussels (March 2011).
The city of Carrara in Italy celebrated the contribution of its „marmisti“ (quarrymen) to the salvage of the rock temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt (1963-1968) with an exhibition „Carrara salva Abu Simbel con foto di Georg Gerster“.
PARADISE LOST. PERSIA FROM ABOVE in the Leila
Taghinia-Milani Heller Gallery (www.ltmhgallery.com), New York City, is a touring exhibition. After its closure on April 21, 2009, it will move from Manhatten to London, Paris, Dubai and Theran.
Georg Gerster contributed 12 aerial views to the exhibition Rumania - a European cultural landscape. The exhibit was organized by the Auswärtiges Amt in Berlin, opened there, and is touring since in two versions through many cities in Germany.
Link Video London: Philips de Pury, May 2010
The Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (national Museum of Antiquities) in Leiden, The Netherlands, was showing, side by side with choice artefacts from the Museum’s collection, 36 aerials under the title IRAN IN VOGELFLUCHT (Iran.A bird’s eye view) The exhibition was to be seen until March 8, 2009.
The aerials Blicke auf Rumäniens Vergangenheit (Views on Romania’s Past) that had complemented in Romania in 2007 the exhibition THE PAST FROM ABOVE travel since December 2007 in Germany as an exhibition in their own right.
- ARMANI/CASA exhibited 2007-2008 15 large aerial views in the showrooms and boutiques of the group.
THE PAST FROM ABOVE
Archaeological sites in aerial photographs (FLUG IN DIE VERGANGENHEIT. Archäologische Stätten in Flugbildern).
- Ruhrlandmuseum, Essen , Germany 2003 www.ruhrlandmuseum.essen.de
- Moesgaard Museum, Aarhus, Denmark Oct. 2004- Feb.2005
(as FORTIDEN I FUGLEPERSPEKTIV)
- Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, Germany 2005
- Swiss National Museum, Zurich July - Nov. 2005
- British Museum, London (Nov. 06 - Feb. 07)
- shown in Romania in 3 cities (Sibiu, Bucharest, Cluj-
Napoca), August 2007 - January 2008.
THE EARTH FROM ABOVE. Focus Gallery, London 2000.
ÜBER SIEBENBÜRGEN. Kulturlandschaft in Flugbildern. 1996-2001 in München, Stuttgart, Hamburg, Berlin and other German cities.
LE PAIN ET LE SEL. Vues aériennes, Bordeaux 1992
60 images at the 18th TRIENNALE, Milan 1992 (Motto: La vita tra cose e natura: il progetto et la sfida ambientale – Life between artifact and nature: design and the environmental challenge). Subsequently shown in Verona (1995), Florence (2001) and Lucca (2005).
CHIKYU TO NINGEN GA EGAKU GURANDO DEZAIN (Grand Design Drawn by the Earth and Man). Museum for Salt and Tobacco, Tokyo 1990. Subsequently shown in Osaka, Nagoya and Chiba.
SALZ IN AFRIKA. Deutsches Salzmuseum, Lüneburg 1989. Subsequently shown in the Museum for Photography, Braunschweig, and in the Scunthorpe Museum and Art Gallery, UK.
U.S. FARMLANDS. Swiss Center, New York 1979
LE PAIN ET LE SEL. Vues aériennes. Centre Kodak, Paris l979. Subsequently shown as a touring exhibition in many French cities.
DER MENSCH AUF SEINER ERDE (Grand Design). Aerial views exhibited in museums of Switzerland,, Germany and Austria (1975 – 1983).
SWISSAIR’s Muba (Basel Muster-Messe, Trade Fair) Pavillion – images and text – on North America (1965), Africa (1966), South America (1967), North America (1968), Japan (1969), Swissair Worldwide (1970), USA (1971).
KIRCHEN IM FELS.(Churches in Rock), Zürich and other Swiss cities,1968/69.
Large portfolios of prints, as wall decorations and as collector’s items, are with:
THIRD NATIONAL BANK OF OHIO, Dayton, Ohio/USA; DURIRON, Dayton, Ohio/USA; ZURICH FINANCIAL SERVICES, Zürich; BANK LEU, Zürich; MUSEUM FOR SALT AND TOBACCO, Tokyo; SWISS RE, Zürich; SWISS FOUNDATION OF PHOTOGRAPHY, Winterthur; UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL, Zürich; PROCTER AND GAMBLE, Health Care Research Center, Mason, Ohio/USA; ZÜRCHER KANTONALBANK ZKB, Zürich; CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) and University Zürich; DEUTSCHES SALZMUSEUM, Lüneburg/Germany; TECHNISCHES HALLOREN UND SALINEN MUSEUM, Halle (Saale)/Germany); PAUL REINHART AG, Winterthur/Switzerland; CELEBRITY CRUISES, Miami/USA; SPECTRASEARCH AMROP HEVER, Zumikon-Zürich; MAYO CLINIC, Rochester, Minnesota /USA, Bank for International Settlements (BIS), Basel; Syngenta, Stein/AG.
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