Archives & Collections





"Humanature," Gregg Museum of Art & Design, Raleigh, N.C. January 17-April 26, 2013



"Codices of Nevada and Beyond," Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno, NV, November 27, 2012 - January 3, 2013



"Structures of Everday Life," PBS video program; distribution contract extended through 2011 year



"Árboles Urbanos," Instituto Municipal de Arte y Cultural de Puebla, Puebla, Mexico, [two galleries] February 11 - March 13, 2010

"Árboles Urbanos," [seis fotos] in the exhibit: "ARCA de la Ecología, Departamento de Exposiciones, Puebla, Mexico, April 16 - May 5, 2010

"A Conversation With Peter Goin," Host Michael Hagerty, KNPB, Channel 5, originally aired on May 9, 2010 [30 minute program]

[continuation of] - "Cholula de mis Amores," Casa del Cabellero Aquila Gallery, Cholula, Mexico, November 20 - February 28, 2010 [Three galleries]

"Fire!" Halden Gallery, South Lake Tahoe, CA, April 15 - June 18, 2010



"Que Chula es Cholula," Casa del Caballero Aquila Gallery, Cholula, Mexico, October 22 - February 28, 2010
"Narrative Photogram Light Boxes: Vermont/Beverly Metro Station," Los Angeles Public Art, January 2009



"Changing Mines in America," Western Museum of Mining and Industry, Colorado Springs, Colorado
"Contested Places," Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno, Nevada
"Scenes from the Black Rock Desert," Lake Tahoe Community College Gallery (online exhibit); permanent exhibit established 2008
"Trazando La Línea: Fotografía de Peter Goin," Una revisión fotográfica de la frontera México-Estados Unidos, Universidad Iberoamericana Gallery, Puebla, Mexico
"Narrative Photogram Light Boxes: Wilshire/Normandie Metro Station," Los Angeles Public Art



"Narrative Photogram Light Boxes: Wilshire/Normandie Metro Station," Los Angeles Public Art
"Peter Goin: Images from Black Rock," Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, Oregon



"Black Rock," Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada
[curated] "Photo/Foto: Traducciones Digitales, Universidad Iberoamericana, Puebla, Mexico
"Home Means Nevada," Art Source Gallery, Reno, Nevada
"In Search of Ritual: The Burning Man," [screening] June 14, Universidad Iberoamericana, Puebla, Mexico



"Black Rock," Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada
"Changing Mines in America," OXS Gallery, Carson City, Nevada
"Contested Places," Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, California



"Changing Mines in America," Gallery Saintonge, Missoula, Montana
"Nuclear Landscapes," Atomic Testing Museum, Las Vegas, Nevada



"Structures of Everyday Life," video screening, New York International Independent Film and Video Festival, February 5th. Second screening in Los Angeles, July 15th. [Best Experimental Documentary Award; also accepted for national distribution through the American Program Service and distribution through Films through the Humanities & Sciences].
Series of anti-smoking public service announcements for PBS, KNPB Channel 5, broadcast daily



"Humanature inclusive," Kunsthaus, Nurnberg, Germany [major exhibit combining all of the Humanature and Nuclear Landscape exhibition photographs]
"Nuclear Landscapes," St. George Museum of Art, St. George, Utah
"Peter Goin, Fotowerken," MKgalerie, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
"Peter Goin, Fotowerken," MKgalerie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Structures of Everyday Life," [video broadcast] PBS, KNPB Channel 5, Tuesday, 30 January



"Humanature," El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas
"Humanature," Light Factory, Charlotte, North Carolina



"Humanature," Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas
"Kerne Landskaber," Museet for Fotographie, Odense, Denmark, Traveling exhibit includes Copenhagen and Rotterdam, The Netherlands
"The Pleasure of Anxiety and Other Tales," Gallery 44, Toronto, Canada
"Scenes from the Black Rock Desert," Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno, Nevada
"Tracing the Line: A Photographic Survey of the Mexican-American Border," Hispanic Cultural Festival, Jackson Hole, Wyoming



"Humanature," Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, Oregon
"Humanature," Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley, California
"In Search of Ritual: The Burning Man," KNPB Channel 5, Reno, Nevada
"Nuclear Landscapes & Humanature," Museum fur Photographie, Braunschweig, Germany
"Nuclear Monsters," KNPB Channel 5, Reno, Nevada
"Stopping Time: A rephotographic Survey of Lake Tahoe," ArtBeat Gallery, KNPB Channel 5, Reno, Nevada





[traveling exhibit, continuing] "Environmental Impact," Brookgreen Gardens, Murrells Inlet, SC.  January 31 - April 26, 2015; and, The Art Museum, SUNY Potsdam, NY, September 1 - October 31, 2015



"Environmental Impact," The R.W. Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport, L.A.  November 19, 2013 - February 4, 2014. Traveling to Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI.  February 22 - May 4, 2014; Roger Troy Peterson Institute, Jamestown, NY. May 24 - July 6, 2014; Erie Art Museum, Erie, PA, August 1 - September 30, 2014; and Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA, October 25, 2014 - January 4, 2015



"Environmental Impact," Canton Museum of Art, Canton, Ohio.  September 1 - October 31, 2013

"From Above: Aerial Photography from the Center for Creative Photography," Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. May 4 - September 22, 2013

"Through Your Eyes Artists-in-Residence" online exhibit, National Park Service [juried selection; ongoing site]:

"To Become Visible: Archaic Petroglyphs in Oregon County," Jacobs Gallery, Hult Center for the Performing Arts, Eugene, Oregon.  January 25 - March 16, 2013



"Atomic Photographer's Guild (exhibit, working title)", World Uranium Film Festival, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, 28 June - 14 July, 2012

"Behind the Atom Curtain: Life and Death in the Nuclear Age," Rocky Flats Cold War Museum, September 28 - November 30, 2012; through popular demand continued through December 15, 2012

"Behind the Atom Curtain: Life and Death in the Nuclear Age," Foto Freo Photography Festival, Perth, Australia.  14 March - 15 April, 2012

"Down to Earth: Herblock and Photographers Observe the Environment," Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. September 22 - March 23, 2013



"The Altered Landscape: Photographs of a Changing Environment," Nevada Museum of Art, September 24, 2011 - January 15, 2012

"Mound and Walkway, Storm Damage at Thornton State Beach," included in the exhibit "Seismic Shift," California Museum of Photography October 1 - December 31, 2011 [catalog]



"America Deserta," Centre d art contemporain, Parc Saint Léger, France. 27 June - 5 September, 2010 

"Nuclear Landscapes prints + panorama," London Art Fair, London, England, January, 2010, via Ordinary-Light Photography Gallery

"/ Stop / Light / Figures /," Phantom Gallery: Windows on Center Street, City of Reno, NV [inaugural 12 August and continuing through 2011]



"Ancient Ofrenda: Elements of an Altar," Arizona State University Museum of Anthropology, Tempe, Arizona"Contemporary Desert Photography: The Other Side of Paradise," Roswell Art Museum, Roswell, New Mexico"Imaging A Shattering Earth: Contemporary Photography and the Environmental Debate," Brunnier Art Museum, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (website)"The Nuclear Dilemma," International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, Geneva, Switzerland and the Gernika Peace Museum, Spain 



"Acclimation," Centre National d'art Contemporain, Nice, France"Contemporary Desert Photography: The Other Side of Paradise," University Art Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Temecula Valley Museum, California"Explore Modern Art," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Online Programs, San Francisco, California"Imaging A Shattering Earth: Contemporary Photography and the Environmental Debate," National Gallery of Canada, Ottowa"Land Rits: Land at the Confluence of Human Cultures," Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona"The Map is not the Territory," Esbjerg Art Museum, Denmark 



"1st International Exhibition of Photography," Halic University, Istanbul, Turkey"Enigma: Absence + Presence in Contemporary Art," Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada"Focus on Industry," Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark"One Shot Each," Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark"Walking Bravo 20: GeoPhonoBox Exhibit," Around the Coyote Gallery, Chicago, Illinois 



"A Conversation Between a Man and a Woman and Nuclear Irradiation," Kimball Visual Arts Center, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah"20th Anniversary Exhibit," Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, Port Angeles, Washington"Jeux Drivers," Musee de'Echirolles, Echirolles, France"Nevada Now: Selections from Nevada Arts Council Artist Fellowship Program," Nevada Touring Initiative, UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Natural History and Nevada State Library & Archives 



"The Altered Landscape: The Carol Franc Buck Collection," The National Academy of Sciences and the Keck Center of the National Academics, Washington, D.C."Contemporary Desert Photography: The Other Side of Paradise," Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, California"Heartfelt," Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida"Water in the West," Great Basin College, Elko, Nevada 



"Lake Powell for the Water in the West Project," Houston FotoFest, Houston, Texas"Land of the Free," Clifford Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York"Le Complexe du Cul-de-Sac," Salle Michel Journiac (Art Center), Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne, France"Nuclear Landscapes - Altered Landscapes," Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada 



"The Altered Landscape," Norsk Museum for Fotografi - Preus Fotomuseum, Orten, Norway"The Altered Landscape," Museo de Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil"Ansel Adams and the Development of Landscape Photography in America," Sheldon Art Galleries, St. Louis, MissouriBiennale Internazionale Dell' Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy"Masterworks of American Photography," Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas"Mountains," Anne Barrault Gallery, Paris, France"NWNV: Survey of Contemporary Photographic Art," Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno"Only Skin Deep National Survey," International Center of Photography [internet exhibit], New York, New York"Re-Viewing Photography: The Photo Review at 25," Southern Alleghenies Museum, Pennsylvania 



"The Altered Landscape," Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, Montana and Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, New Zealand"Crater Lake Centennial Exhibition," Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, Oregon"Froming the Border: Photographs from the El Paso Museum of Art,' El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas"Voyages (Per)formed," [Material Culture, Signifying the Moment, and The Vicarious and the Visual, three mural-sized (installation-based artist books)], Houston FotoFest, Houston, Texas 



"ArtCultureNature," Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, Arizona"Bienal Virtual: Colectivo de Fotógrafos de Nevada," Bienal Internacional de Fotografía de Córdoba, Cordoba, Spain"Nevada Invitational," Stremmel Gallery, Reno, Nevada"There, Not Here?," Fine Arts Center Gallery, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island 



"American Perspectives: Photographs from the Poloroid Collection," Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan"Landscape 2000," University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, Wyoming"Made in California 1900 - 2000," Losa Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California"A New American Sublime: Contemporary Landscapes from the Permanent Collection," Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas"Snapshot," Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, Maryland"Water in the West," First Street Gallery, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California


Amon Carter Museum of Art, Ft. Worth, TX.

Atomic Photographer’s Guild Permanent Collection, Canada.

Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD.

Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, CA. Signature collection Peter Goin and Paul F. Starrs California Agriculture added, to archive 2012-2013

Bibliotheque National, Paris, France.

Birmingham Museum of Fine Art, Birmingham, AL.

Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass.

California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA.

California State Library, Sacramento, CA.

Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, AZ. 40 print portfolio, Water in the West added to archive, 2013

Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Durham, NC.

Comstock Bank Collection, NV.

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Dominion Resources Art Collection “Between Home and Heaven,” Virginia Commonwealth University

El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX.

Graham Nash Collection

Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, TX.

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, OR

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA.

Library of Congress, Washington, D. C. (archive)*

McArthur Foundation

Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN. (Multimedia Library addition)*

Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC.

Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark (most recently 2009)

Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX.

Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.

National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.

Newmont Mining Corporation

Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV. (archive)*

New York Public Library, New York, NY.

Palm Springs Museum of Art, Palm Springs, CA.

Phoenix Arts Commission, Phoenix, AZ.

Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR. [Seven print series added in 2010-2011]

Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ.

Riverside Museum of Art, Riverside, CA.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA.

Snell & Wilmer Law Offices’ Collection

Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL.

Special Collections, Duke University, Durham, NC. (archive)*

Special Collections, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.

Special Collections, University of Nevada, Reno, NV. (archive)*

Special Collections, University of New Mexico, NM.

Special Collections, University of Southern California

Special Collections, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT.

Tennessee State University Collection

University Art Museum, California State U., Long Beach, CA.

University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, IA.

University of Nevada, Reno Academy for the Environment, Reno, NV.

University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, WY.

Walter Cuchine Collection, Eureka, NV.

Washington State Public Art Collection

Western Americana Collection, Rare Book Division

Whitney Museum of American Art

Weston Naef Collection

Beinecke Library, Yale University