Most of Wim Wenders' photographs are created during his personal travels and while location-scouting for his films. A great part of the resulting body of work has been published in several books and exhibited in museums and galleries all over the world. For comprehensive info, visit wendersimages.com

PLACES STRANGE AND QUIET

Haunch of Venison, London, England 2011

MASP, São Paulo, Brasil 2010

catalog available at hatjecantz.de


JOURNEY TO ONOMICHI
A tribute to Japanese film maker Yazujiro Ozu and his cinematic masterpiece Tokyo Story, Wim Wenders reiterates the movie's journey to the fishing town of Onomichi as a personal pilgrimage.

Céline and Heiner Bastian, Berlin, Germany 2009

Omotesando Hills, Tokyo, Japan (with Donata Wenders) 2006

book available at amazon.com


PICTURES FROM THE SURFACE OF THE EARTH
Retrospective of landscapes and places

Exhibited at:

Scuderi del Quirinale, Rome, Italy
(as' immagini dal planeta terra')
14th Jul 2006 to 27th Aug 2006

Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Denmark
20th Nov 2004 to 27th Feb 2005

James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA
10th Sept to 16th Oct 2004

China Millenium Monument, Beijing, China
20th Feb to 21st Mar 2004

Shanghai Museum of Art, Shanghai, China
26th Mar to 20th Apr 2004

Guangzhou Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China
25th Apr. to 31st May 2004

Juerg Judin Zürich, Switzerland
27th Nov 2003 to 17th Jan 2004

Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
June 21 -August 31 2003

Haunch of Venison, London
March 12 - April 15 2003

Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Sep.22 - Nov.4 2001

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain
June 25 - Oct.1 2002


GALLERY PAGE

as featured on a 2002 newsreel page


"THE HEART IS A SLEEPING BEAUTY"
The companion book to the film The Million Dollar Hotel
Wim Wenders and Donata Wenders

GALLERY PAGE


"BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB"
The companion book to the film Buena Vista Social Club
Wim Wenders and Donata Wenders

Exhibited at:

Rose Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
June 17 - August 31 2000

GALLERY PAGE

 

 

 


"WIM WENDERS: PHOTOS "

Exhibited at:

1996   Goethe Institutes, worldwide


"ONCE - PHOTOGRAPHS BY WIM WENDERS"
in conjunction with the publication
UNA VOLTA / UNE FOIS / EINMAL / ONCE

Exhibited at:

1993   Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Roma
1994   Villa delle Rose, Bologna
1994   FNAC, Paris
1994   Parco, Tokyo
1995   FNAC, Berlin
1995   Villa Rufolo, Ravello


"WRITTEN IN THE WEST"
in conjunction with the publication
WRITTEN IN THE WEST

Exhibited at:

1986   Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris
1987   Encontros de Fotografia, Coimbra, Portugal
1988   Palazzo della Triennale di Milano, Milan
1988   Film Society of Miami, Miami
1988   Goethe Institute Stockholm
1988   Goethe Institute Kopenhagen
1990   Saint-Yrieix-La-Perche, France
1992   Städtische Galerie Schwarzes Kloster,  Freiburg (Breisgau)


"WIM WENDERS PHOTOGRAPHS"
Traveling exhibit of his personal work

1989   PPS. Galerie F.C. Gundlach, Hamburg
1990   “Robert Frank-Wim Wenders” Galerie Marie-Louise Wirth, Zürich
1991   Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film, München
1991   Fahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles
1992   Shibuya Seibu Dept. Store, Tokyo
1992   Kiyomizu Temple, Kyoto
1992   Musee de I’Elysee, Lausanne
1992   “Robert Adams-Wim Wenders” Amerika Haus, Berlin
1993   La Biennale di Venezia “Slittamenti”
1993   Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark
1994   Sala Parpallo Palau Dels Scala, Valencia
1994   San Telmo Museum, San Sebastian


"WIM WENDERS: LANDSCAPE AND MEMORY"
Personal exhibit of his work

Exhibited at:

1996   Gallery of Contemporary Photography, Santa Monica