Madhattan, Upcoming
Ireland Ever, Harry Abrams, New York, 2004
Jill’s Dogs Pomegranate Art Books, California, 1993
A Time That Was: Irish Moments, Friendly Press, New York, 1987
Street Cops, Harper & Row, New York, 1982
Firehouse, Doubleday, New York, 1977
Circus Days, Harmony, New York, 1975
Old News: Resurrection City, Grossman, New York, 1971


2001      Royal Photographic Society, Honorary Fellowship
1994      Alicia Patterson Foundation, Fellowship; The Holocaust, 50 Years Later
1984      American Society of Magazine Photographers (ASMP), Award for Photographic Books
1983      National Endowment for the Arts, group photography grant: Lower Manhattan
1982      Leica Medal of Excellence (First Recipient)
1982      Rex Stewart – A.J.Muste Journalism Award: Street Cops
1974      CAPS, New York State Council on the Arts, Photography Grant
1973      National Endowment for the Arts, Photography Fellowship
1973      New York Magazine Photo Contest, First Prize


2016     Long Stories Short, Leica Gallery, Miami., Florida
2015     Long Stories Short, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York City
2013     Circus Days, Higher Pictures, New York City
2012     Street Cops, The John Jay College President’s Gallery, New York City
2011     Street Cops, Higher Pictures, New York City
2008     Resurrection City, Higher Pictures, New York City
2008     Homme et Bete, Parc de Villette, Paris
2007     A.M. Richard Fine Art, Brooklyn, New York
2006     Ireland, DeRicci Gallery, Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin
2006     Jill Freedman Photographs, Wild Wood Gallery, Beacon, New York
2006     New York New York City, Photographic Gallery, New York City
2006     Ireland Ever, M.J. Ellenbogen Photography, White Plains, New York
2002     Selected Work, Hardcastle Gallery, New York
2001     Giant Garden, Show Walls, Durst Organization, New York
2000    Selected Work, Gallery 49, New York
1999     New York City: A Look Back, Main Library, Miami, Florida
1999     Alla Vita! Villa Gori, Stiava, Lucca, Italy
1997     From 60’s to the Present, Witkin Gallery, New York
1991     Street Cops, Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida
1988     A Time That Was, Photograph Gallery, Dublin, Ireland.
1988     Ireland, International Center of Photography, New York, traveling exhibition
1988     Biennale de Turin, Italy
1988     Troisieme Triennale Internationale de la Photographie, Charleroi, Belgium
1986     Street Cops, Houston Police Museum, Houston, Texas
1985     Traveling Exhibition, England
1985     Traveling Exhibition, Finland
1985     National Theater, London, UK
1985     Gardner Center Gallery, Brighton Festival, London
1985     Ken Damy Photogalleries, Milan and Brescia, Italy
1985     Nikon Gallery, The Ginza, Tokyo, Japan
1985     Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago
1985     Fachochschule, Dortmund, Germany
1985     Writers Week, Listowel, Ireland
1984     Fiolet Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland
1982     ARPA Gallery, Bordeaux, France
1982     The Photographers’ Gallery, London
1982     International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
1982     Port Washington Library, Long Island
1982     Overseas Press Club, New York
1982     Photograph Gallery, New York
1979     Hippolyte Gallery, Helsinki
1978     Trockenpresse Fotogalerie, Berlin
1977     Jesus Moreno Gallery, Geneva
1976     The Nikon Gallery, Zurich
1976     University of Maryland, Baltimore
1976     The Photographers’ Gallery, London
1974     Soho Photo Gallery, New York
1974     Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio
1974     Photographers’ Gallery, London
1974     Overseas Press Club, New York
1972     Neikrug Galleries, New York
1972     Soho Photo Gallery


2011     Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh Bicentennial, Pittsburgh, PA
2008     Pride of Janus Exhibition, Reykjevik, Iceland
2007     Disco, powerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY
2007     That 70’s Show, powerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY
2002     Mysterium Photographicum, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Florida
2000     Scene of the Crime, Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, TX
1997     Recent Acquisitions, Jewish Museum, New York
1997     Oh Boy, Witkin Gallery, New York
1996     Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
1996     Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas, TX
1987     Centre Nationale de la Photographie, Paris
1987     Boston University Art Gallery, Boston
1987     International Center of Photography, New York
1987     Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
1987     Kunsthandel van der Have, Amsterdam
1983     Southern Arts Federation (traveling exhibition), Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola, FL
1983     New York Cultural Center, New York
1982     Floating Foundation of Photography, New York
1982     FNAC Galleries, Paris, Traveling Exhibition
1980     Southampton College Art Gallery, NY
1980     Vision Gallery, Boston
1980     USIA Traveling Exhibition, Germany and Italy
1980     Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo, Brazil
1980     The Jewish Museum, New York
1980     Israel Museum, Jerusalem
1980     Brooklyn Childrens Museum, New York
1980     International Museum of Photography, Rochester


Newseum, The Interactive Museum of News, Arlington, VA
International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
International Center of Photography, New York, NY
Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Fl
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
Fotografiska Museet, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Museum of Applied Arts, Prague
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ
Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas, Austin, TX
Main Miami Library Collection, Miami, FL


PhotoMidwest: A Celebration of Photography, Madison, WI, Keynote Speech, Workshop, 2006
Photographic Gallery, NYC, 2006.
Professional Women Photographers, NYC, 2006
Ground Glass, Westchester, NY, 2005
Empire State College, Documentary Photography in New York City, Workshop, 2005
Queen Mary 2, Cunard Lines, 2004
National Arts Club, New York, 2000, 2001
National Press Photographers’ Assoc. Flying Short Course, National Tour, 1988
Fotoforum, Isaalme, Finland
Brighton Arts Festival, Brighton, England
International Center of Photography, New York
Catskill Center of Photography, Woodstock, New York
Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College, Chicago
Focus, The New School, New York and Germany
Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport, Maine
Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Photographic Resource Center, Boston
Nikon Gallery, Zurich
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Parsons School of Design, New York
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
School of Visual Arts, New York
Drew University, Madison, NJ
Floating Foundation of Photography, New York
Michigan Press Photographers’ Annual Seminar, Detroit
Soho Photo Gallery, New York
Arizona Press Photographers’ Annual Seminar, Tempe
The Silver Eye, Pittsburgh, PA
Colorado Mountain College, Breckenridge
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Virginia Press Photographers Convention, Roanoke, 1997
National Press Photographers” Assoc. Flying Short Course, National Tour, 1988


Time, Newsweek, Newsday, The New York Times, The New York Times Magazine, New York Magazine, The
London Sunday Times Magazine, Life, American and German Geo, French Photo, American Photo, Forbes,
Fortune, Lifestyles Magazine, People, British Journal of Photography, F Magazine (Paris), Progresso Fotografico
(Italy), Camera Mainichi (Tokyo), Foto (Stockholm), Camera 35, Popular Photography, The Miami Herald,
Metropolis, Amateur Photographer, Lens on Campus


VICE Freedman Files, "Photos of Animals with Their Humans", by Jill Freedman, 2017.
VICE Freedman Files, "Classic Photos of a Legendary Old-School New York Nightlife Spot", by Jill Freedman, 2017.
VICE Photo Issue 2016, "Men Through the Lens of a Legendary Female Street Photographer", by Jill Freedman, 2016
VICE,  "Stunning Photos of Miami as it Used to Be", by Jill Freedman, 2016.
VICE, "Miami Strippers", by Vice staff and Jill Freedman, 2016.
Jezebel, "I Love to See Men Cry",  by Austin Bryant, 2016.
Shutterbug, "What's Black and White and Read All Over?" by Jack Neubart, 2016
The New Yorker, “Circus Days”,  Around Town,  2013.
Le Journal de la Photographie, “Circus Days”, by Jonas Cuénin, 2013, “Seedy Side of the Circus”, by Allison Meier, 2013
New York Times, “Through Wegee’s Lens”, by Niko Koppel, 2008
Prophecy Magazine, New York, 2007
American Photo Magazine, December 2006, “The Underrated Masters of Photography” by David Schonauer
American Photo on Campus Magazine, November 2005, “Jill Freedman: Ireland Ever” by Krissa Cavouras
Photographer’s Forum Magazine, Spring, 2004, “Interview with Jill Freedman: Still Listening for the Train Whistle” by Ken Lassiter
Amateur Photographer Magazine, 11 December 2004, “A Vanishing World” by David Clark
Lifestyles Magazine,” “Jill Freedman: Catching Life”, by M.A.MacDonald, 1997
The New York Observer, “Rediscovering Jill Freedman”, by A.D. Coleman, 1996
New Times, “Moments in Time”, by Judy Cantor, 1996
Photo Metro, “Jill Freedman: Interview and Portfolio”, by Jo Leggett, 1993
People Magazine, portfolio “Irish Moments”, 1987
Progresso Photografico, 1985
New York Times, “Jill Freedman: Photojournalist of Passion and Empathy”, by Andy Grundberg, 1982
The Evening Sun, Baltimore, “I Cry Easily”, by Buzz Beeler, a street cop, 1982
Newsday, “Jill Freedman’s Photos”, by Malcolm Preston, 1982
New York Photo District News, “A Sympathetic Eye: Jill Freedman”, by Sharon Gill, 1982
British Journal of Photography, “Jill Freedman: An Interview”, by Liba Taylor, 1982
Popular Photography, 1982
Photo Magazine, Paris, 1982
Camera Mainichi, Tokyo, 1982
F Magazine, “Images of Women: Seven Photographers”, Paris, 1981
Lens on Campus, 1981
Artnews, “Are Women Better Photographers than Men?”, by Richard Whelan, 1980
Camera 35 Photo World, “How Photojournalists Work”, by Arnold Meisner, 1979
Popular Photography Annual, “Art and Money: Selling Out is Hard to Do”, by Edith Leonian, 1978
New York Times, “Photography Beckoned, and Now It’s the Light of Her Life”, by Laurie Johnston, 1977
Circus Days, Revue Suisse de Photographie 22, Zurich, Switzerland, 1976
Cosmopolitan Magazine, “Women Photographers: How They Live, How They Work”, by John Bowers, 1976
School of Visual Arts, “Interviews With Women”, 1976
“WORKING” BY STUDS TERKEL: “Watching: Jill Freedman, Photographer”, 1976


Artnews, review of Witkin Show, 1997
New York Times, review of Witkin Show by Roberta Smith, 1997
New York Observer, review of Witkin Show by A.D.Coleman, 1997
Wall Street Journal, review of “A Time That Was”, 1987
Forbes, review of “Street Cops”, by Malcolm Forbes, 1982
Hustler, review of “Street Cops” by Theodore Sturgeon, 1982
Newsday, review of Photograph Exhibition, by Duncan McDonald, 1982
The Bloomsbury Review, review of “Street Cops” by Roger Rapp, 1982
Camera 35 Photo World, review of “Firehouse” by Michael Edelson, 1978
New York Daily News, review of “Firehouse” by Judson Hand, 1977
New York Times Book Review, review of “Firehouse” by Richard Lingeman


Women’s Campaign Fund, 1978, “Ten Photographers”, Edition of 75