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artist , educator

Pierre Cordier, Belgian Artist, educator. Served in Belgian army, Federal Republic Germany, 1955-1957. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie, Europeam Society for History of Photography, Amina-World Association Inventors and Researchers. M C.

Background

Cordier, Pierre was born on January 28, 1933 in Brussels, Belgium. Son of Leon and Renee (Philippe) Cordier.

Education

Student science, politics and administration, University Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 1955.

Career

Teacher Ecole National Superieure des Arts Visuels, Brussels, since 1965. Lecturer International Center of Photography, New York, 1978. Workshops International Center of Photography, New York 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections Nationale, Paris, Museum of Modern Art, New York, International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House, Rochester, New York, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Gernsheim Collection, University Texas-Austin, Center for Creative Photography, University Arizona, Tucson. Individual exhibitions include A European Experiment, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1967. Pierre Cordier: Chimigrammi, Glaeria Spectrum, Barcelona, 1976.

      20 Ans de Chimigrammes, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 1976. 20 Years of Chemigrams, Neikrug Galleries, New York, 1977. Pierre Cordier: Chimigrammes, Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, 1979.

      Benteler Galleries, Houston, 1983. Laurence Miller Gallery, New York City, 1984, Shadai Gallery, Tokyo, 1985, Galerie Photo Art, Basel, Switzerland, Libreria Agora, Turin, Italy, 1986. Group exhibitions include Subjektive Fotografie III, Photokina, Cologne, 1958, Generative Fotografie, Kunsthaus, Bielefeld, Federal Republic Germany, 1968, Vision and Expression, International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House, Rochester, New York, 1969, Contemporary Photographs I, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, 1971, Octave of Prayer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1972, Centre George Pompidou, Paris, 1981, The Franklin Institute of Science Museum, 1983.

      Patentee: Chemigram, 1956. Foto-Chemigram, 1963. Author: Chimigrammes, 1974.

      20 Years of Chemigrams, 1976. Films include Start, 1974, Antenne 2: Les Suaires de Veronique, 1980.

Membership

Served in Belgian army, Federal Republic Germany, 1955-1957. Member Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie, Europeam Society for History of Photography, Amina-World Association Inventors and Researchers.

Connections

father:
Leon Cordier

mother:
Renee (Philippe) Cordier