Todd Hido

Todd Hido is a San Francisco Bay Area-based artist whose work has been featured in Artforum, The New York Times Magazine, Eyemazing, Wired, Elephant, FOAM, and Vanity Fair. His photographs are in the permanent collections of the Getty Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Guggenheim Museum, New York, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the de Young Museum, the Smithsonian, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, as well as in many other public and private collections. Most notably, Pier 24 Photography holds the archive of all his published works. He has over a dozen published books; his monograph titled Excerpts from Silver Meadows was released in 2013, along with an innovative B-Sides Box Set designed to function as a companion piece to his award-winning monograph. Aperture has published his mid-career survey entitled Intimate Distance: Twenty-Five Years of Photographs, a Chronological Album in October of 2016. His book titled Bright Black World was released by Nazraeli Press in the fall of 2018.

In addition to Hido being an artist, he is also a collector and over the last 25 years has created one of the most notable photobook collections. His library will be featured in Bibliomania: The World’s Most Interesting Private Libraries forthcoming in 2018 by Random House.


Our 5th Year Anniversary
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We are rounding out our fifth year with nearly 3 million visits strong. A very exciting journey it has been, indeed.
Future Now Symposium 2019
March 7-8, 2019 / York, UK
We are living in a time of globalization, expansion and media saturation. We communicate instantly, yet with alarming disconnect....
New Year / 2019
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2018 comes to an end, we can almost hear the fireworks. Let our solitude be a period of self...
This Side of Paradise
Nov 15 – Dec 15, 2018
Through cinematic narratives, Hido presents a shadowy, empty exterior suburban world while Aldridge presents the viewer with brightly lit...
Bright Black World / Todd Hido
Sep 15 – Nov 17, 2018
The images in the exhibition Bright Black World fill the viewer with unease while simultaneously a profound sense of...
Rencontres d’Arles 2018
Jul 2 – Sep 23, 2018
This year, you are invited to cross space and time with a breathtaking, celestial journey across the ages –...
Art Photography Awards / LensCulture
Deadline July 3, 2018
LensCulture's new Art Photography Awards seek to discover and highlight the diverse and creative ways photographers are pushing the...
The Open Road
Jan 26 – Apr 22, 2018
“What should happen at the end of a road trip? A return to the status quo? A revolutionary new...
Art Paris 2018 / Part II
April 5–8, 2018 / Grand Palais
The 2018 edition of Art Paris marking its 20th anniversary opens tonight and runs through Sunday April 8. Among...
Art Paris 2018
April 5–8, 2018 / Grand Palais
Founded in 1999, Art Paris has established itself as Paris' leading spring art event. Art Paris is back for...