Biografie von Art SINSABAUGH (1924-1983)

Birth place: Irvington, NJ

Addresses: Champaign, IL

Profession: Photographer, educator

Studied: Illinois Inst. Technology Inst. Design, B.S., with Moholy-Nagy & Harry Callahan, M.S., with Aaron Siskind.

Exhibited: WAC, 1949; Chicago AC, 1952; MoMA, 1950, 1958, 1963 (The Photographer and the American Landscape); George Eastman House, Rochester, NY, 1957; Abstract Photography, AFA, New York, 1955; AFA traveling exhib., 1957, 1958; Momentum Exhib. Chicago, 1948, 1950, 1952-54, 1956; AIC, 1963 (solo); Gallery 500d, Chicago, 1965 (solo); Photography USA, De Cordova Mus, Lincoln, MA, 1968. Awards: Arts in Am. Magazine Award, New Talent, USA Award Show, 1962; Guggenheim fellowship, 1969; assoc., Univ. Illinois Center Advanced Studies, Champaign, 1972.

Member: Soc. Photography Educ. (founding member); Soc. of Topographic Artists; AAUP

Work: MoMA; AIC; George Eastman House, Rochester, NY; Exchange Nat. Bank, Chicago; Smithsonian Inst., Washington, DC. Commissions: The Quality of Life (mural), Chicago City Planning Commission, First City Plan of Chicago, 1961-63; Midwest landscape photograph mural, Univ. Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, 1965.

Comments: Publications: co-author, 6 Mid-Am. Charts/11 Midwest Photographs," 1964; contributor, portfolio of works, Tri Quarterly, winter 1965; contributor, portfolio of works & cover, New Letter, spring, 1972; contributor, Chicago Art Directors Bulletin; Photography (London); Architectural Review; Western AA Bulletin. Lectures: "The Approach to Photography as a Creative Medium." Teaching: photography instructor, Illinois Inst. Technology Inst. Design, 1949-58; professor off art & head dept. photography & cinematography, Univ. Illinois, Champaign, 1958-.

Sources: WW73; Gene Thornton, "Two Tales of One City," New York Times,March 22, 1970; Great Print Makers of Today (Life Library of Photography, 1970); Allen Porter, "Sinsabaugh," Camera (Switzerland, June, 1972); WW59."

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