Tyler Mitchell, Artist, Photographer and Filmmaker
Tyler Mitchell is a Brooklyn-based photographer who graduated from the New York University Tisch School of the Arts with a B.F.A. He has exhibited his work in several solo shows, including those at Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival in Toronto, Canada, Foam Fotografiemuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and The International Center of Photography, New York. Additionally, his work has been featured in group exhibitions at Aperture Foundation and Red Hook Labs in New York.
He has been a visiting artist and lecturer at Yale University, Harvard University, New York University, Paris Photo, and The International Center of Photography. His exceptional talent and dedication to the art of photography were recognised when he was awarded the 2020 Gordon Parks Foundation Fellowship. Th award supported his creation of a new body of work that aligns with Parks’ vision for representation and social justice.