Biography

David Zimmerman is an American-born photographer working in several locations, from Taos, New Mexico to Jogiwara Village in northern India.  Over the past two decades, several of his series, including Desert, Last Refuge, and, most recently, One Voice, have focused on endangered landscapes and cultures displaced by environmental, social, economic and political causes.

David Zimmerman is the recipient of numerous awards, including the 2009 Sony World Photography Awards L’Iris d’Or Prize for his work in the deserts of the southwestern United States, and is the founder of the Himalayan Art Centre in Jogiwara Village, a studio and school that provides free education in visual storytelling and is a meeting space for artists and writers from around the world.  In 2011, he was named a member of the Artistic Advisory Board for the Worldwide Photography Awards.

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

2017   Annenberg Space for Photography at Fotofest, Houston, TX

2013   Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, Netherlands
              Castello Di Rivolli Museum of Contemporary Art, Turin, Italy
              Sous Les Etoiles Gallery, New York, NY
2012   Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO
2011   HotShoe Gallery, London, UK
              Hulse Warman Gallery, Taos, NM
              Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, MI
              Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM
2010   Thessaloniki Cultural Museum, Greece
              Gallery Caprice Horn, Berlin, Germany