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Charles H. Traub Edit Profile


Charles H. Traub, photographer.


Traub, Charles H. was born on April 6, 1945.


Bachelor, University Illinois, 1967. Postgraduate, University Louisville, 1969. Master of Science in Photography, Institute Design/Illinois Institute of Technology, 1971.


President Photography Advertising Group, Chicago, 1975-1977. Director Light Gallery, New York City, 1978-1980. Partner Wayfarer Photographer Inc., since 1982.

Director graduate department photography School Visual Arts, since 1987. President Aaron Siskind Foundation. Visiting artist Tyler School Art, Philadelphia, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York, I.C.P., New York City, Cooper Union, New York City, School Visual Arts, New York City.

Consultant photographic editor Matrix Publications, Providence, Morgan & Morgan Company, Dobbs Ferry, New York, Aperture, Millerton, New York City, Wayfarer Publications, New York City, Manda Publications, New York City. Lecturer, conductor workshops in field.


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  • Other Work

    • One man photography shows include Maine Photographic Workshop Gallery, Rockport, Maine, summers 1985-1986, Light Gallery, New York City, 1984, 1977, Marcuse Pfeifer Gallery, New York City, 1984, Van Straaten Gallery, Chicago, 1983, Art Directors Guild of New York, 1983, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York, 1982, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, 1980, Chicago Center for Contemporary Photography, 1979, Alan Frumkin Gallery, Chicago, 1979, Camera Work, San Francisco, 1978, Art Institute Chicago, 1975, Louisiana State University Union Art Gallery, Baton Rouge, 1975. Group shows include International Light Gallery, 1978, Creative Photography Laboratory of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, 1980, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milan, 1980, Vision Gallery, Boston, 1980, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York City, 1982, Center of Photography, South America, 1982, Brauhaus-Chicago, Musee Reattu, Arles France, 1984, Musee d'Art Moderne, Ville de Paris, 1983, Museo Nationale, Napoli, Italy, 1983, California Museum Photography, Riverside, 1983, Catskill Center for Photography, Woodstock, New York, 1983-1987, Museum Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 1985, University Art Gallery of Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, 1987, Pace/Macgill Gallery, New York City, 1987. Photographer in publications including: Ireland, One Week of a Nation, 1985, Ireland, One Week of a Nation, Century Limited, 1985, American Photography Annuals 1, 2, 1985-1986, Family Portraits, Catalogue, University Art Gallery, Dayton, 1987, Nudes, Portfolio, Zoom, 1987, Some Other Pictures of Italy, Portfolio Camera International #11, 1987.

      Books: Beach, 1975, Italy Observed, 1988, Angler's Album, 1990.