Untitled (collage with Mark Seward & dollar)


“I would like my pictures to be abstract
And poetic visual images
Of friends and the world
No storytelling

Sometimes slight propaganda and quiet protest
On the edge of clear meaning.”



John Wood’s work may be found in the following collections:

Albin O. Kuhn Library (Special Collections), University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD

Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ

Artisan Works, The Elizabeth Collection, Rochester, NY

International Museum of Photography & Film, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

Light Work, Syracuse, NY

Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Nelson-Atkin Museum, Kansas City, MO

Pinhole Resource Collection, New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe, NM

New York Public Library, New York, NY

The Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA

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

School of Art and Design, NYS College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

Smithsonian Institution, Dibner Library

Special Collections, Washington, DC

United States Consulate, Moscow, Russia

University of California, Los Angeles, CA

CU Art Museum of the University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO

Video Data Bank, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY



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