Birth: 1948 Havana, Cuba

Education: 1981 MFA, Yale University School of Art (New Haven, CT)
1977 BA, Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)

Employment: Professor of Photography, Massachusetts College of Art (Boston, MA)

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

"GROUNDWORK"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, NYC
"The Universe Next Door"; Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery, NYC
"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland", 709 Penn Avenue Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
"Pingyao International Photography Festival", Pingyao, Shanxi Province, China
"Abelardo Morell: Recent Works"; Michael Soskine Gallery, Madrid, Spain
"Abelardo Morell – Through the Camera's Eye"; Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum, Wiltshire, England
"Abelardo Morell: The Universe Next Door"; Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX

"PICTURESinPICTURES"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"Behind the Scenes: The Photographs of Abelardo Morell";
The Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven , CT
"Vision Revealed"; Central Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina
"When in Rome"; Galleria Valentina Moncada, Rome, Italy
"The Magic Box of Abelardo Morell"; Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL

"Abelardo Morell: Camera Obscuras: 1991-2006, Danziger Projects, New York, NY
"Abelardo Morell: A Room with a View", Mead Museum of Art, Amherst, MA
"Abelardo Morell"; Instituto Jovellanos, Fundacion Municipal de Cultura, Gijon, Spain
"Abelardo Morell"; Salas de la Comunidad de Murcia, Murcia, Spain
"Abelardo Morell"; Instituto de America, Santa Fe, Granada, Spain
"Vision Revealed"; Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico

"Furthermore"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"Vision Revealed: Selections from the work of Abelardo Morell"; Museu de Arte Moderna, Sao Paulo
"Vision Revealed: Selections from the work of Abelardo Morell"; Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago de Chile
"Vision Revealed: Selections from the work of Abelardo Morell";
"Under the Influence: The Photographic Homage"; Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Solo Exhibition, Diputacion de Malaga, Malaga, Spain
"Vision Revealed"; Museum Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santiago, Chile
"Abelardo Morell"; Michel Soskine Inc, Madrid, Spain

Gallery 339, Philadelphia
"A View with a Room: Abelardo Morell"; The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
"Abelardo Morell"; Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

"About Time"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"A Kind of Paradise"; Michael Hoppen Contemporary, London England
"Vision Revealed"; Frost Art Museum , Florida International University, Miami FL

Douglas Udell Gallery, Edmonton, Ontario
Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver British Columbia
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA

"New Work"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"Abelardo Morell and the Camera Eye"; George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
"Camera Obscura"; Shine Gallery, London, UK
Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA
Union College, Mandeville Gallery
Olin Art Gallery, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

"Abelardo Morell and the Camera Eye"; Bayly Art Museum of the University of Virginia at Charlottesville, VA
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
"Abelardo Morell"; St. Paul's School, Concord, NH
Shine Gallery, London, England

"The Universe Next Door"; Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"Abelardo Morell and the Camera Eye"; The St. Louis Art Museum
LeHigh University Art Galleries, Bethlehem, PA
University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
"Staged and Manipulated: Photographic Fictions from St. Louis Collections";
The St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
"Abelardo Morell and the Camera Eye"; Limonaia di Villa Strozzi, Florence, Italy
"Alice in Wonderland," Locus Gallery, Saint Louis, MO

"Abelardo Morell and the Camera Eye"; Museum of Fine Art, Boston
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Tokyo
"Abelardo Morell"; Fahey Klein Gallery
"Abelardo Morell"; Bassetti Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago
"Abelardo Morell and the Camera Eye"; Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego
Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"Face to Face"; Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston
"Abelardo Morell Photographs: Pictured Pages"; Cleveland Museum of Art
DeCordava Museum of Art

Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA

"Looking at Books"; Boston Athenaeum (Boston, MA)
Robert Klein Gallery (Boston, MA)
Jan Abrams Gallery (Los Angeles, CA)
Jackson Fine Art (Atlanta, GA)

Bonni Benrubi Gallery (New York, NY)

The National Arts Club (New York, NY)

Becker Gallery, Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)

North Gallery (Boston, MA)
Midtown "Y" Gallery (New York, NY)

Westbrook College (Portland, ME)

Center for the Arts, Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT)
Fourth Street Gallery (New York, NY)

Selected Group Exhibitions:

"Embarrassment of Riches: Picturing Global Wealth, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MO
"Incognito: the Hidden Self-Portrait" Yancey Richardson, NYC
"Focus on Photography: Recent Acquisitions" Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St Louis, MO

"Globetrotting," Bonni Benrubi Gallery, New York, NY
"Alice in Pictureland: Illustrations of Lewis Carroll's Classic Tales"; Brandywine
River Museum, Chadd's Ford, PA
"Picturing New York: Photographs from The Museum of Modern Art," Madrid,
Spain, Rovereto, Italy, Dublin, Ireland.
"Danziger Projects," New York, NY

"Artist's Choice": Vik Muniz, Rebus, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
"Brought to Light: Photography and the Invisible, 1840-1900", Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
"The Allure of Italy"; The Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg MA
"The Linked Ring: The Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT
"Interiors," Fifty One Fine Art Photography, Antwerpen, Belgium
"Presumed Innocence: Pictures of Children" The DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

"Seeing Things"; Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, NY
"A New Reality: Black and White Photography in Contemporary Art from the Arthur and Ann Goldstein Collection"; Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
"Landscape: works from the AG Edwards Collection"; Ellen Noel Art Museum, Odessa, TX
"Die Liebe zum Licht"; Museum Bochum, Bochum, Germany

"Out of Darkness: The Contemporary Revival of Early Photography"; UCF Art Gallery, Orlando, Florida
"Taken with Time" The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
"19 ON 19"; Galerie Negulesco, Munich, Germany
"Lumiere, Transparence, Opacite; Acte II"; Nouveau Musee National De Monaco, Principality of Monaco
"The Office/ In and out of the Box"; Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City
"Die Liebe zum Licht"; Kunstmuseum, Celle, Celle, Germany
"Die Liebe zum Licht"; Staedtische Galerie, Delmenhorst, Germany
"Love of Light": International Contemporary Photography"; Celle Museum of Art, Germany
"Fine Old Masters" Bernheimer, Munich, Germany
"Fototeca de Cuba", Havana Cuba
"Hot Pics '06," Katonah Museum, Katonah, New York
"The Artist and the Book" Pelham Art Center, New York
"100 Great American Photographs"; Amon Carter Museum, Ft. Worth, TX
Michel Soskine Inc., Madrid, Spain
"Taken with Time - A Camera Obscura Project"; The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA

"Li-brar-y"; Contemporary Art Galleries, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
"Adieu: A Farewell Exhibition"; Ariel Meyerowitz Gallery, New York, NY
"On View: Photographing the Museum"; Yancey Richardson Gallery, NYC
"Word Play"; Julie Saul Gallery, NYC
"Several Artists Consider Books"; Paul Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Contemporary Group Show"; Michel Hoppen Gallery, London, UK
Thessaloniki Museum of Art, Greece
"Site Seeing: Photographic Excursions in Tourism"; Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
"Site Seeing: Photographic Excursions in Tourism"; Chicago Cultural Art Center, Chi-cago, IL
"Thousand Hounds", Avampato Discovery Museum, Charleston, WV

"57 on 57th Street", Bonni Benrubi Gallery, NYC
"Common Ground: Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art: Selections from the Julia J. Norell"; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
"Photographs: Recent Acquisitions"; Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, NY
"Island Nations: New Art From Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, and the Di-aspora"; The Museum of Art, the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
"Site Seeing: Photographic Excursions in Tourism"; The George Eastman House Inter-national Museum of Photography, Rochester, NY
"Arti & Architettura 1900-2000," Palazzo Ducale, Genoa, Italy
"Uncharted Territory"; Julie Saul Galley, New York, NY
"OUTSIDE/IN" Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Washington, DC
"Light Bound: Photographers Regard the Book," Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapo-lis, MN
"Books as Visual Object", Columbia College, Chicago, IL
"Thousand Hounds", Keihan Gallery, Osaka, Japan
University of Maryland (at Baltimore), Baltimore, MD

"The Pyramids", Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
"Undomesticated Interiors", Smith College Museum, Northampton, MA
"The Alphabet As Art," University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA
"Cuba on the Verge," International Center of Photography, New York, NY
"Photographing Undomesticated Interiors," Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
"Enchanted Evening", Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, NY
"Twilight", Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York, NY
"Celebrating Central Park 1953-2003" Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, NY
"Contemporary Photographs and Prints from the Bruce Brown Collection," Colby College Museum of Art, ME
"Histories of Photography", Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, New York
"Defining Moments, Two Centuries of Photography", Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
"In Your Face", Alan Koppel Gallery, Chicago
"Growing Up", Montclair Art Museum, NJ
"Prima Facie", Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo, New York
"Thousand Hounds", Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
Winnipeg Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Durham Western Heritage Museum, Omaha, NE
Seibu Department Store, Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Japan

"Paris Photo 2002", Caroussel de Louvre, Paris, France
"What Were You Thinking? 15 Years of Photographs", Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
"Contemporary Prints and Photographs from the Bruce Brown Collection," Colby College Museum of Art
"Dry plate to Digital: The Hallmark Collection"; Denver Museum of Art, Denver, CO
"Into the Woods", Julie Saul Gallery, NYC
"Through the Looking Glass", Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
"Visions from America", Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC
"Sitelines: Art on Main", Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA
"Arte Latino: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum," Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA
Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
Oakland Museum of California, Oakland
"What's New: Recent Acquisitions in Photography", Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC
"Thousand Hounds", Painewebber Gallery, New York, NY
Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus OH
Ohio Wesleyan University Ross Museum, Delaware, OH

"Paris Photo 2001", Caroussel du Louvre, Paris, France
"Can You Believe Your Eyes?" Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA
"Voyages (per) Formed," Photographic Resource Center, Boston University
"The Crafted Image: Nineteenth Century Techniques in Contemporary Photography," Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, MA
"Pin: Whole", University of Essex, Colchester, UK
"Arte Latino: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum," Orlando Museum of Fine Art, Orlando, FL
"Photograph + Monograph," Bonni Benrubi Gallery, NY
"Still Light," Beadleston Gallery, NY
"City: Prints and Photographs," Brooke Alexander, NY
"La Luz," National Hispanic Cultural Center, NM

"Open Ends- Architecture Hot and Cold," The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
"Latin American Artists-Photographers from the Lehigh University Galleries Collection," El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
"Paris Photo 2000", Caroussel de Louvre, Paris, France
"One Man's Eye- Photographs from the Collection of Alan Siegel," Herbert Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
"Bill Barrette-Sculptures and Abelardo Morell-Photographs," Jaffe-Fiede and Strauss Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
"Summer Reading," The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Pough-keepsie, NY
"Photography Against Itself: Contemporary Photographs from the Museum,' Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
"Insights: Interior Spaces in Contemporary Art," Whitney Museum of American Art at Champion, Stamford, CT
"New York Now 2000," The Museum of the City of New York, New York
"Hope Photographs,' Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
"Expanded Visions," Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
"Celebrating Contemporary Art in New England: Recent Acquisitions," DeCordova Mu-seum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA
"Representing the Intangible," Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
"American Photography: Recent Additions to the Hallmark Photographic Collection," The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
"Personae: Portraits from the Collection," The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago, IL
"Breathless! Photography and Time," Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England
"American Photographs Part 3: 1968-1999,"James Danziger Gallery, New York, NY
"20twenty," Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"Picturing Modernity: Photographs from the Permanent Collection," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
"Visions of Childhood," Soho Triad Fine Arts, New York
"Summer Reading," Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
"Autour de L'insolite," Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"Full Exposure: Contemporary Photography," New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Sum-mit, NJ
"Collectors Collect Contemporary, 1990-99," The Institute o f Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
"The Boston Public Library's Boston Photographer's Project," The Boston Public Library, Boston, MA
"An American Century of Photography: The Hallmark Photographic Collection," The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
"Building Representation: Photography and Architecture, Contemporary Interaction," Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
"Future-Present: Photographs of Children from the Reader's Digest Collection," The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
"A Collective Vision: Gifts to the Photographs Collection," The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
"Waterproof," Belem Cultural Centre, Lisbon, Portugal
"Photography in Maine: 1840 - 2000," The Center for Maine Contemporary Art

"Paraphotography", Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, VA
"Latino", National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC
"Waterproof", Parque EXPO'98, Lisbon, Portugal
"Make it Real", Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, Ma
"Make it Real", Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville,VA.
"Make it Real" Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME

"Some Things", Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL
"Tokyo Biennial" Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art.
"Make it Real" Reykjavik Municipal Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
"The Heart Doesn't Break, It Stretches", Sarah Morthland Gallery, New York, NY
"Family and Friends" Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, Il.
"Backyards" Robert Mann Gallery, New York, NY
"Process on Paper : Recent Acquisitions, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
"Several Exceptionally Good Recently Acquired Pictures X1" Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA
"American Voices" "Hope Photographs", The National Arts Club, New York, NY
"Making It Real", The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
"Masterworks from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art", Ho-Am Art Museum, Seoul, Korea

"Fine Artists Books", Baumgartner Gallery, Washington, DC
"Legacy Of Light: Master Photographs from The Cleveland Museum of Art", The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
"Anxious Libraries," Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
"Blind Spot: The First Four Years," Paolo Baldacci Gallery, New York, NY
"Through the Lens: Selections from the Permanent Collection," George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
"Light, Time, Focus" Museum. of Contemporary Photography (Chicago, IL)
"New in the Nineties," Katonah Museum of Art (Katonah, NY)
Blue Sky Gallery (Portland, OR)
"Winter Blindspot," Yancey Richardson Gallery (New York, NY)
"This is a Set Up: Fab Photo/Fictions," Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

"Spaces for the Self: The Symbolic Imagery of Place," Museum of Contemporary Photography (Chicago, IL)
"Degrees of Abstractions: From Morris Louis to Mapplethorpe," Boston Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, MA)
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, "The Photographic Condition" (San Francisco, CA)
Warren Street Gallery (Hudson, NY)
"Cintas Fellows," Southeast Museum of Photography (Daytona, FL)
"An American Century of Photography," International Center of Photography/Hallmark Photographic Collection (New York, NY)
"Cuba: La Isla Posible," Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain)

"New Photographry 10," Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY)
"American Voices," Fotofest (Houston, TX)
"Ottmar Horl, Abelardo Morell, Shirin Neshat, David Shaw," Haines Gallery (San Fran-cisco, CA)
"The Reckless Moment," Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
"Targeting Images, Objects and Ideas," Museum of Contemporary Photography (Chi-cago, IL)
"Recent Acquisitions," The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY)
"Around the House," Frumkin/Adams Gallery (New York, NY)
Zelda Cheatle Gallery (London, England)
"New England Photographers," Danforth Mus. of Art (Framingham, MA) "Meaning at the Crossroads," Bowdoin Museum of Art (Brunswick, ME)

"Contemporary American Photography," Jingshan Tushguan (Guangzhou, China)
"Photographs by Cintas Fellows," Florida International University Art Museum (Miami, FL)
"In Camera," Museum of Fine Arts (Santa Fe, NM)
"Photography: Close-up/Still Life," Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, MA)
"Photo National," Zoller Gallery (Penn State University, PA)
"Fabulas del Mundo Visible," Instituto Chileno Norte Americano, (Santiago, Chile)

"Fables of the Visible World," Huntington Gallery (Boston, MA)
The Berkshire Museum of Art (Pittsfield, MA)
"More Than One Photography: Works Since 1980 From the Collection," Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY)
"New England Photographers," Danforth Mus. of Art, Framingham, MA)

"Pleasures and Terrors of Domestic Comfort," Museum of Modern Art, (New York, NY)

Knoxville Museum of Art (Knoxville, TN)

Selected Collections:

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
Ackland Art Museum/University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, TX
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
The Sprint Corporate Art Collection, Overland Park, KS
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
The Boston Public Library, Boston, MA
Bowdoin College Museum of Art (Brunswick, ME)
Brandeis University Rose Art Museum (Waltham, MA)
Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn, NY)
Cleveland Museum of Art (Cleveland, OH)
Danforth Museum of Art (Framingham, MA)
Fisher Landau Center for Art (Long Island City, NY)
Florida International University Art Museum (Miami, FL)
Fort Lauderdale Art Museum (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Foundation Cartier, (Paris ,France)
Hallmark Photographic Collection (Kansas City, MO)
Houston Museum of Fine Art (Houston, TX)
International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House (Rochester, NY)
Israel Museum (Jerusalem, Israel)
Lehigh University Art Galleries (Bethlehem, PA) List Visual Arts Center, (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA)
Middlebury College Museum of Art (Middlebury, VT)
Microsoft Art Collection, Redmond, WA
Milwaukee Art Museum (Milwaukee, WI)
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY)
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Montclair Art Museum (Montclair, NJ)
Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Museum of Contemporary Photography (Chicago, IL)
Museum of Fine Art (Houston, TX)
Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, MA)
Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY)
Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, CA)
Museum of Photographic Arts (San Diego, CA)
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
New Orleans Museum of Art (New Orleans, LA)
New York Public Library (New York, NY)
Northwestern University Center for the Humanities (Chicago, IL)
Portland Museum of Art (Portland, ME)
Philadelphia Museum of Art, (Philadelphia, PA)
Philip Morris Inc. (New York, NY)
The Progressive Corporation (Mayfield Village, OH)
Reader's Digest Corporation, (Pleasantville, NY)
St. Louis Art Museum, (St. Louis, MO)
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (San Francisco, CA)
Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
University of Virginia, Bayly Art Museum (Charlottsville, VA)
The University of Akron, Emily H. Davis Gallery, Akron, OH
Victoria & Albert Museum, (London, England)
Whitney Museum of American Art (New York, NY)
Yale University Art Gallery, (New Haven, CT)


Retrospective Photographs: Abelardo Morell; Introduction by Richard Woodward, TF Editores, Spain, 2004
Camera Obscura: Photographs by Abelardo Morell; Introduction by Luc Sante, Bulfinch Press, 2004
Vision Revealed: Selections from the work of Abelardo Morell ; Essay by Andy Grundberg; Exhibition Catalog, Florida International University, 2003
A Book of Books, Abelardo Morell, Preface by Nicholson Baker, Bulfinch Press, 2002
A Camera in a Room: Photographs by Abelardo Morell, "Photographers at Work" Series, Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995
Face to Face: Photographs at the Gardner Museum, Abelardo Morell, Introduction by Jill S. Medvedow , 1998
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Caroll, Photographs by Abelardo Morell, Introduction by Leonard S. Marcus, Dutton Books, 1998

Selected Publications:

"100 New York Photographers", Cynthia Maris Dantzic, Schiffer Publishing, PA, 2009
"L'Envers de Dehors: Abelardo Morell"; Liberation, 11 August, 2008
"Abelardo Morell: Behind the Seen" PDN, August, 2008
"Morell Mixes it Upright"; Art New England, June/July 2008
"In 'Shadow', an Artist's Genius Comes to Light", Boston Globe, September 13, 2007
"Idea Lab"; The New York Times Magazine, Sunday, March 25th 2007
"Die Liebe zum Licht: Fotografie im 20. und 21. Jahrhundert;" Bettina Maassen and Hartmut Neumann, W. Peipers & Co., Cologne, 2006
"Scan this Book" Courrier Japon, Vol.016 July 30, 2006
"What will Happen to Books?; Photographs by Abelardo Morell"; The New York Times Magazine, May 14, 2006
The Scholar's Art: Literary Studies in the Managed World by Jerome McGann, University of Chicago Press, 2006
"Abelardo Morell: MIJN WERK PROBEERT EEN GEHEIM LEVEN OP TE ROEPEN."; Wit Binnenlanschap, de Volkskrant 31 December 2005
"The Way We Live Now" New York Times Magazine, December 11, 2005
"Portfolio: Illusions Backstage" New York Times Magazine, October 30, 2005
"Surprising Monuments: Abelardo Morell Moves on"; Exhibition Review by Christopher Millis, The Boston Phoenix, April 15, 2005
Abelardo Morell, Introduction by Richard Woodward, Phaidon Press 2005
"Abelardo Morell", Photo Pictorial Magazine, Hong Kong, China, Issue #470, September 2004
Picture Perfect; Edited by Stephanie Hoppen, Jaqui Small Editions, 2004
Light Bound: A Love Affaire Between Books and Light: Essays by Christian A. Peterson & Simon Anderson, Sara Ranchouse Publishing, 2004
"Curators" Camera Arts, September 2004
New York Magazine, June 14, 2004
"From Rail to Ruin"; OP-ED, Kenneth T. Jackson, New York Times, Sunday November 2, 2003
Cuba on the Verge; Introduction by William Kennedy, Bulfinch Press, 2003
Spirit of Family: Al and Tipper Gore, Henry Holt Publishers, 2002
Making It Real, (catalogue) Independent Curators Incorporated, New York, 1996. Introduction by Luc Sante and Essay by Guest Curator Vik Muniz
Aperture (Issue141), "Cuba: Image and Imagination" Fall, 1995
Feels Like Home, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1995
An American Century of Photography: From Dryplate to Digital, The Hallmark Photographic Collection, Keith F. Davis, Hallmark Cards, Inc. and Harry N. Abrams, 1995
MoMA, Magazine of the Museum of Modern Art, "New Photography 10," essay by Sheryl Conkelton, No. 18, Fall-winter, 1994.
In Camera (brochure), Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM., 1993. Essay by Eugenia Parry Janis.
Photography by Cintas Fellows (catalogue) Florida International University Art Museum, Miami, FL, 1993. Essay by Manuel E. Gonzalez.
Photo National (catalogue), Zoller Gallery, Penn State University, 1993.
Photography 1992 Exhibition (catalogue), Berkshire Museum of Art, Pittsfield. MA
Fables of the Visible World (catalogue), Huntington Gallery, Boston, MA, 1992.
More Than One Photography, Museum of Modern Art, New York 1992.
Pleasures and Terrors of Domestic Comfort (catalogue), Museum of Modern Art, New York 1991.
Contemporary American Art from the Philip Morris Collection (catalogue), Knoxville Museum of Art 1990.
20th Century Photographs from the Collection of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art (catalogue), University of Southern Maine, 1988
"Illusions Backstage, Behind the Scenes at the Metropolitan Opera"; The New York Times Magazine, Sunday, October 30th, 2005


"Mind of the Beholder: Abelardo Morell finds the Universe in a Pinhole", San Antonio Current, September 23, 2009
"Abelardo Morell: The Universe Next Door". El Pais, Madrid, September 2009
"Fotos de un mundo hecho de libros," Pagina 12, Piroska Csuri, April 14, 2009
"Morell the Magnificent," Photo District News, Anthony Lasala, September 2008
"Morell's Photos Balance Austerity and Playfulness," The Boston Globe, Mark Feeney, July 20, 2008
"Morell Mixes it Upright," Art New England, Christine Temin, June/July 2008
"Picturing the Future at the Toale Gallery," The Boston Glove, Cate McQuaid, June 4, 2008
"Abelardo Morell at Bonni Benrubi," Art in America, Edward Leffingwell, March 2007
"Abelardo Morell at Danziger Projects," The New York Sun, William Meyers, March 22, 2007
"Ordinary Becomes Extraordinary," The Boston Glove, Mark Feeney, November 2, 2007
"Goings On About Town," The New Yorker, October 23, 2006
"Best in Show," The Village Voice, R.C Baker, October 12, 2006
"The Library of Water," Exit Magazine, Ivan de la Nuez, 2006
"Abelardo Morell in Malaga, Spain," Mundo Cubano Online, Arte Vivo, 2006
"Abelardo Morell at Michel Soskine in Madrid," Exit Express, Rosa Olivares, 2006
"Beelden uit de baarmoeder," Observatorium, Arno Haijtema, 2005
"Una Pagina con Vistas," Revista de Cultura Lateral, Ferran Pincus, 2005
"Renaissance of Wonder," Chicago Tribune, Alan G. Artner, 2005
"Worlds Turned Upside Down," Chicago Reader, Stephen Longmire, 2005
"Surprising Monuments," Boston Phoenix, Christopher Mills, 2005
"Grand Images Through a Tiny Opening," Photo District News, Christopher D. Ringwald, 2005
"Abelardo Morell: About Time", The New Yorker, November 29th 2004
Caroline Cunningham, "Time and Motion Studies," House & Garden, November, 2004: New York Magazine, Art Listing, October 18, 2004
Art in America, 'Photography: Focus on Cuba' by Edward Leffingwell, November 2003
Artforum : Reviews: Abelardo Morell, September Singer, Mark. "Talk of the Town: 2003
Andy Grunberg, " A Book of Books; Photography" New York Times Book Review, De-cember 6, 2002
"Big Picture," The New Yorker, Oct. 7, 1996
Baker, Kenneth. "Introduction to a Whole Lot of Art", San Francisco Chronicle, July 23, 1996
Lloyd, Ann Wilson. "Abelardo Morell at the Boston Athaneum," Art in America, May 1996
Woodward, Richard B., "View with a Room," Mirabella, October, 1994: 86
Hagen, Charles, Untitled review in The New York Times, August 5, 1994
Kohen, Helen, "Photos Are Linked by Cuban Heritage," The Miami Herald , October 30, 1993: 5G
Hagen, Charles, "Uncommon Photographs of Common Objects," The New York Times, June 25, 1993: 24.
Aletti, Vince, "Photography Voice Choices," The Village Voice, June 29, 1993.
Coleman, A.D., "Letter from New York No. 45, " Photo Metro, Vol. II, Issue 3, September, 1993: 29.
Wise, Kelly, "Cross References Are Plentiful in Fables of the Visible World," The Boston Globe, October 10, 1992.
Beem, Edgar Allen, "The Pursuit of Profoundly Simple Ideas," Maine Times, January 27, 1989: 15.
Aletti, Vince, Untitled review in the Village Voice, October 18, 1988: 45.
Wise, Kelly, "Abe Morell's Fresh Look at Childhood, " The Boston Globe, November 1, 1988: 26.
Beem, Edgar Allen, "A History of Our Most Democratic Art Form, in 70 Prints, " Maine Times, January 9, 1987.
Haggerty, Gerald, " Abe Morell: Photographs," Art New England, Vol. III, No. 8. October 1982.


2011 The ICP Infinity Award for Art
2006 The Rappaport Prize, DeCordova Museum Foundation
1995 New England Foundation for the Arts Fellowship
1995 St. Botolph's Club Foundation Award
1993-94 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship
1992-93 Cintas Foundation Fellowship


2008-09 Alturas Foundation Artist-in-Residence, South Texas
2008-09 Artist-in-Residence, Yale University Art Gallery
1997 The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
1995 The Boston Atheneum, Boston, MA