"I went to visit your show.
I stayed in the gallery a long time.
Your pictures are beautiful. I circled
around to look at them again and again.
And sat in the quiet and looked some more."
– Joanne Hyso

Rick Lieder

Studio: Berkley MI
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Solo Exhibitions

National Center for Nature Photography, OH; 2017
MicroWilderness – Charlevoix, MI; 2008
Portraits of a MicroWilderness – Exhibit Gallery, Detroit Zoo; 2006
Art For A Transforming World – Oasis Gallery, Marquette, MI; 1999
Shaking The Earth To Its Senses – Start Gallery, Birmingham, MI; 1997

Selected Exhibitions

2010 – 2018
Authors in Chelsea; Chelsea MI; Feb-Mar 2018
National Center for Nature Photograph, OH
Fort Wayne Museum of Art, IN

2005 – 2009
Nature Reperceived – Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI.
Actual Size Biennial – Contempoary Art Institute of Detroit, Detroit, MI.
Invitational – Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI.

2000 – 2004
12 + 12 – Washington Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI.
Book Society Exhibition – Maniscalco Gallery, Grosse Pointe, MI.
Invitational – Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI.
Ritual – Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI.
Museum of New Art – Exhibit and Auction, Detroit, MI.
Evolution – Gallery 212, Ann Arbor, MI.
Sanity Chalenged – Gallery 212, Ann Arbor, MI.
pict@millenium – Univ. of Toledo, Ohio / CMU, MI.

1990 – 1999
Celebrate Michigan Artists 1999 – Paint Creek Center, Rochester, MI.
Embellished Truths – Clement Gallery, University of Toledo, Ohio.
Returning The Gaze – Clement Gallery, Toledo, Ohio.
Documenta USA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Pontiac, MI.
The Digital Image – Lee Hall Gallery, NMU, Marquette, MI.
The Electronic Artist – Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI.


State of Michigan/Art in Public Places – Eleven photographs commissioned for Department of Social Services; 1990.


1st Place Purchase Award – 18th Annual DeRoy Art Competition; 1999.
29th Michigan Photography Exhibition – Four Awards; 1998.