BRYSON.RAND@GMAIL.COM

 

1982      Born in Phoenix, AZ

             Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

 

EDUCATION

2015      MFA, Yale School of Art

2009     MAT Art Education, School of Visual Arts, New York

2004      BFA, University of Colorado Boulder

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017      Some Small Fever, La MaMa Galleria, New York

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017      Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re:Re, Re:Art Show, Brooklyn

             Picturing Family, Green Hall Gallery Yale School of Art, New Haven

2016      Queering Space, Green Hall Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven

             Treading Water, TGIF Gallery, Brooklyn

             Tomorrow’s Man: Curated by Jack Pierson, Sheppard Contemporary, University of Nevada, Reno

             LOVE 2016, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia Univeristy, New York

2015     La Galleria: La Mama Family Show, La MaMa Galleria, New York

             The Heart is a Lonely Hunter: Curated by Katy Grannan, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

             Inside the Episode: Curated by Jack Pierson, LAUNCH F18, New York

             Lovely Dark: Yale MFA Photo 2015, Regen Projects, Los Angeles; Danziger Gallery, New York;

             Green Hall Gallery Yale School of Art, New Haven

2014      Yale MFA Second-year Student Show, Green Hall Gallery Yale School of Art, New Haven

2013      Yale MFA First-year Student Show, Green Hall Gallery Yale School of Art, New Haven

2012      O Fim, Galeria Sto. Antonio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2011      The La Mama Family Show, La Galleria, New York

             Shades of Gray, Presented by Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York

 2009     The La MaMa Family Holiday Group Exhibit, La MaMa Galleria, New York

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2017      Some Small Fever, Raw Meat Collective

             NEWSPAPER, Vol. V, No. 2

2016      The Company We Keep (with Kyle Quinn), Raw Meat Collective

             Math Magazine, Issue Two

             NEWSPAPER, Vol. IV, No. 1

             Palimpsest: Yale Literary and Arts Magazine, Vol. VII: Hybrid

2015      Tabula Rasa, Volume 2: The Fixation Issue, “Chris, Isom, Jasper, Phil, Richard, Rob.”

             Matte Magazine, #37: Bryson Rand

             Vice: The Fiction Issue 2015, “The Love Trip”, Brian Booker

2014      Palimpsest: Yale Literary and Arts Magazine, Vol. VI: Failure

2012      The Writer’s Bloq Quarterly, Issue 1

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015      “The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter”, Petra Bibeau, artpractical.com, August 12, 2015

             “What the Heart Wants”, Colleen Kelsey, interviewmagazine.com, June 4, 2015

             “Self Publish, Be naughty: Bryson Rand”, selfpublishbehappy.com, June 2, 2015

2013      “Bryson Rand”, Cole Don Kelley & Jessica Dean Camp, dondeanblog.com, June 2, 2013

             “Cliffhangers and Quanderies Posed by Photographer Bryson Rand”, Matthew Leifheit,

             featureshoot.com, July 26, 2013

 

COLLECTIONS

Bill Arning, Houston, TX

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York, NY

 

HONORS & AWARDS

2015      John Ferguson Weir Award, Yale School of Art

             Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship (Nominee), Yale School of Art

2014      The Seton Elm and Ivy Award, The City of New Haven and Yale University

2009      Paula Rhodes Memorial Award, School of Visual Arts, New York

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE & TEACHING

2015-present      Studio Assistant to Chuck Close, New York

2014      Teaching Assistant to Sarah Anne Johnson, Yale Summer School of Art and Music, Norfolk, CT

2013-15  Wurtele Gallery Teacher, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven

2013-15  Teaching Assistant to Rob Storr, Lisa Kerezsi, & Curran Hatleberg, Yale University School of

              Art, New Haven

2012-13  Teaching Assistant to Curran Hatleberg & Manal Abdu-Shamal, International Center of

              Photography, New York

2010-13  Art Teacher, The Churchill School and Center, New York