Bing Wright

American, b. 1958

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Bing Wright

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American, b. 1958

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Biography

Bing Wright’s photography highlights the physical and chemical processes of printing and draws attention to the narrative quality of his medium. Wright credits John Szarkowski’s groundbreaking 1978 photography exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, “Windows and Mirrors,” as having influenced his work. Wright’s study of subjectivity and objectivity can be seen in his poetic still-life photographs of subject matter such as broken mirrors, rose petals, dead flies, water drops, lightbulbs, and newsprint clippings.

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Biography

Bing Wright’s photography highlights the physical and chemical processes of printing and draws attention to the narrative quality of his medium. Wright credits John Szarkowski’s groundbreaking 1978 photography exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, “Windows and Mirrors,” as having influenced his work. Wright’s study of subjectivity and objectivity can be seen in his poetic still-life photographs of subject matter such as broken mirrors, rose petals, dead flies, water drops, lightbulbs, and newsprint clippings.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
Blue chip status
Blue chip representation
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)