photographs are in numerous major museum collections, including New York's Museum of Modern Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art and Whitney Museum of American Art; The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and the Tate Modern in London.
Recent solo exhibitions of Epstein's work took place at Sikkema Jenkins & Co., NY (2012); Thomas Zander Gallery, Cologne (2012), Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris (2011), Kunstmuseum Bonn (2011), Musée de l'Élysée in Lausanne (2011); and upcoming, a solo exhibition at the Fondation A Stichting in Brussels (2013).
Epstein's nine books include New York Arbor
(Steidl 2013); Berlin
(Steidl/The American Academy in Berlin, 2011); American Power
(Steidl, 2009); Mitch Epstein: Work
(Steidl, 2006); Recreation: American Photographs 1973-1988
(Steidl, 2005); and Family Business
(Steidl, 2003), which won the 2004 Kraszna-Krausz Photography Book Award.
Winner of the 2011 Prix Pictet for his series American Power
, Epstein was also awarded the 2008 Berlin Prize in Arts and Letters by the American Academy in Berlin, and a 2003 Guggenheim Fellowship.