Jan Faul







Jan W Faul

Jan Faul

Tuscarora, MD


Biography : Jan W. Faul Contact Jan Faul: janfaul at mac dot com

Now living in Maryland, but born in a New York forest and raised by wolves, master photographer Jan W. Faul has traveled across the United States to portray vibrant landscapes and distinctly American creations as well as roamed Europe to show the landscapes of his childhood. He traced the footsteps of his grandfather who first attended Yale and later fought in the Civil War. Mr. Faul has spent 40+ years portraying the hand of man on the land in thousands of locales spread across the US and Europe. Mr. Faul has been awarded grants from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Arts, James Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and he is a member of the ASMP Hall of Fame. His work is in the collections of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, the Albin O. Kuhn Library & Gallery at UMBC, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Hirschhorn Museum, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, and approximately 30 others. His work is in hundreds of corporate and private collections. He has won approximately 350+ awards during his career.
Awards :
2014 Prosthesis Purchase Prize
2013 Western Collection Medals (7)
2012 Delaplaine Purchase
2012 Epson Pano Awards Medals
2011 Epson Pano Awards Medals
1995-6 Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
1994 Wisconsin Humanities Council
1985 ASMP Hall of Fame
1976 Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife
1974 Upjohn Institute for American Labor Studies
1972 Art Directors Club of Metro Wash DC
1970 US Information Agency
Solo Exhibitions :
2013 - Art for Cars + Panoramas, Hauser, Gettysburg
2012 - Legacies of Battle, Gettysburg, PA
2009-2012 Time off for recovery from medical malpractice
2003 - Tredegar Iron Works, Richmond
2002 - Sol Mednick Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia
2001 - Gettysburg, Washington Post
- Masters of Photography, Wash DC
1996 - Kentlands Mansion Gallery, MD
1993 - Kristin Johnson Gallery, Wash DC
1992 - Arnold & Porter, Wash, DC
1992 - Wohlfarth Galleries, Wash, DC
1976 - Montgomery AL Museum of Fine Arts
1974 - Photo Impressions Gallery, Wash DC

Fields of Honor, National Geographic
Shots Magazine
Foto, Film og Video, Copenhagen



The following Books are in production and can be reviewed by publishers:
We Had to Beat the Russians!
Fly Fishing Historic Waters
How Henry & Dorothy Spent their Summers
Legacies of Lee
Valor in the Skies
D-Day: The Coming Storm

Images from these books are available on FAA

Historic spots

Wisconsin farms

Mills on the Merrimack

DC MD and VA

Art for Cars


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