ELLIOTT JEROME BROWN JR.
b. 1993, Baldwin, New York
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

EDUCATION
2016    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, New York University

RESIDENCIES
2017    Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine (forthcoming)
2013    
Recording Light II Workshop, RedLab Laboratorio de Gestión y Vinculación Cultural A.C., Michoacan, Mexico

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017    Shared Subjects, Spring/Break Art Show, New York, NY
            Lintel, Mantel, Module, Shelf, La Mama Galleria, New York, NY


2016    art + crush: Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., Platform Gallery, Baltimore, MD
            
Collaborative Exhibition Exchange, Galerie AMU, Prague, Czech Republic
           Taking Up Space: An Exhibition of Works by Craig White and Elliott Brown Jr., Forum Art Space, Purchase, New York
           Show Two: NYU Tisch Photography and Imaging BFA Thesis Exhibition 2016, New York University, New York, New York

2015    Respond, Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
           Young, Colored, & Angry, Holyrad Studio, Brooklyn, New York

2014    5th Annual Contemporary Photography Exhibition, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (juried by Brian Paul Clamp and Mary                     Ellen Mark)

2013    RedLab Laboratorio de Gestión y Vinculación Cultural A.C. presents II Recording Light Workshop: Exhibition of Results, Polifórum Digital Morelia,                 Michoacan, Mexico

LECTURES/PANELS
2016    Race, Racism, and Xenophobia in a Global Context, New York University: Florence, Florence, Italy
           What Does It Mean To Be Black in America: Black Artists Speak, New York University, New York, New York
           Coalition Building, Live Out Loud, Hillcrest High School, Queens, New York

2015    Black Lives Matter: Art and Activism, Printed Matter’s Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016    Valinsky, Michael, “Photographer Elliott Jerome Brown Jr. Delves Deeply Into Black Lives,” i-D: November 10
            Howe, Mary, “Photographer of the Week #139: Elliott Jerome Brown Jr.,” Capricious: July 26
            Mossless 4: Public/Private/Portrait, June
            Yáñez, Marcelo, Newspaper, Volume 5, Number 1 (contemporary revival of original 1969 publication), March

2015    Eaton, Abdu Ali, QTIPOCS On The Block: Elliott Brown Jr., True Laurels: November 10
            Tsoulis-Rey, Alexa,
The Sex Lives of College Students, New York Magazine: October
            AfroPunk,
The Complexity of Blackness: The Photography of Elliott Brown Jr., AfroPunk: June 10
            Courtney Iseman,
Young, Colored, & Angry! Sets Out To Flip That Phrase On Its Head, i-D: May 28
            Disser, Nicole,
Young, Colored, & Angry Brings Together Artists of Color, Takes Back Art EducationBedford and Bowery, May 14
            Steinhauer, Jillian, After a Call for Change, Artists Respond, Hyperallergic: February 13
            Carter, Holland, Raging at Racism, From Streets to Galleries: Smack Mellon and Grey
           Art Display Art Sparked by Politics, The New York Times: January 22
            Kuennen, Joel, Smack Mellon’s RESPOND and the New Imaginary, ArtSlant: January 19

HONORS/AWARDS
2016    New York Times Portfolio Review
2015    Imagining America Fellowship

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2016 - 2017    Teaching Assistant, New York University, New York, New York
                        Exhibitions Coordinator, MoCADA, Brooklyn, New York
2015 - 2016    Gallery Assistant, Salon 94, New York, New York
2015    
            Production Assistant, Hank Willis Thomas Studio, New York, New York
2014 - 2016    
Instructional Assistant, Elmer Holmes Bobst Library at New York University, New York, New York