Paul Ickovic



1969-71          Goddard College, BA

1966-68          Commercial pilot and flight engineer (Boeing 707)

1965-66          School of Visual Arts

                        Studied jazz guitar with Attila Zoller, and composition with Jimmy Guiffre

1964-65          Julliard School of Music

1962-64          Queens College


Selected Exhibitions

International Center of Photography, NY, three man exhibit, Henri Cartier Bresson, Robert Capa and Paul Ickovic 1985

Adagio Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY, Paul Ickovic and Robert Rauschenberg, 1984

Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, 1974

International Center of Photography, NY: Safe conduct, exhibition and book, 1991

Remy Toledo Gallery, NY, 2005 and 2006

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, 2005 and 2011

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Guild Hall, Easthampton, NY

Fleming Museum Burlington, Vermont

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Panopticon Gallery, Boston, 2010

Witkin Gallery, New York

Daniel Wolf Gallery New York

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston

AIPAD, New York

Southampton, Art fair, Southampton, New York

Galeria Photographia, Ljubljana, 2017


Public Collections

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Biblioteque Nationale, Paris, France

International Center of Photography, New York

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia

National Museum of the Czech Republic, Prague, gifted from Guggenheim Museum collection

Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY

De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts

Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Smithsonian Museum, Washington, DC

New York Public Library, New York

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

Amherst, Massachusetts: Mead Art Museum, University of Massachusetts, Hampshire College and Smith College



2016   *At a Glance, Steinhour Editons

2015   *Nicholas and the Magic Box

2014   *Gorgeous Infidelities in collaboration with Naila Moreira, poet

1998   Boston Phoenix

1996   New York Review of Books

1992   Relative Truths, Guild Hall Museum (catalog)

1991   *Safe Conduct, International Center of Photography / Introduction by Cornell Capa & essay by Vaclav Havel

1989   Out of Bounds, Guild Hall Museum (catalog)

1987   *Kafka’s Grave and Other Stories, Okapi Editions / Essay David Mamet

1982   Chicago Tribune Magazine (cover)

1981   Prague Portfolio, Odeon Editions

1977   *In Transit, Odeon Editions

1974   Paul Ickovic, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, catalog

1972   Soul of Vermont, Goddard Press



Private Collections

Milos Forman

Martin Scorsese

Joe Pesci

Richard Gere

David Mamet

Saul Steinberg

Henry Cartier Bresson

Josef Koudelka

Annaliese Soros

Joshua Ginsberg

Stephen Stinehour


Awards & Grants

2 grants, Vermont council on the Arts

AIGA best books awards for Kafka’s Grave and Other Stories, essay by David Mamet


Publications on Paul Ickovič

Writing in Restaurants, David Mamet

NY Times Sunday (three times), New York, NY

Daily News, New York, NY

Double Take Magazine, Boston, MASS

Vision, China

East Hampton Star, East Hampton, NY

Southampton Press, Southampton, NY

Boston Globe, Boston, MASS

Underground News, New York, NY

Art Forum, New York, NY

The L magazine, New York , NY

Mladina, Ljubljana, Slovenia


Book Producer

AIGA best books awards Henri Cartier Bresson Photographer

AIGA best books awards First and Last, Walker Evans



The Animal, 1976, Director: Walter Ungerer 
Writer: Walter Ungerer; Stars: Paul IckovicJo Moore



Stop Motion directed by Richard Lerner

Original music by Paul Ickovic and Dave Gedalecia
16mm Experimental Film, (1970; re-edited 2002), 52 minutes