H SPENCER YOUNG

NEW YORK CITY
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CV

b. Cleveland, Ohio
Lives and works in New York City


Education

  • BA Visual Media & Cinema Studies, The American University, Washington, D.C.

  • Graduate in Directing and Cinematography, Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts, Prague, CZ (Filmová a televizní fakulta Akademie múzických umění v Praze)



2024

    Press: https://www.times-standard.com/2024/01/26/new-exhibit-opens-at-tuxford-gallery/           
    https://lostcoastoutpost.com/lowdown/events/uuater-exhibition-at-brenda-tuxford-gallery/

  • Activision, 2022 featured in UUater (Zine), Utopian Megapraxis Project, Curators: Ian Breidenbach, Adam Farcus

2023


  • Essay on Marcel Duchamp at the Norton Simon Museum published in Pasadena Magazine. Editor: Malina Saval

  • Landscape/Cityscape, Group Show, Abattoir Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio, Curators: Lisa Kurzner, Rose Burlingham.



2022

  • Landscape/Cityscape, Group Show, Abattoir Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio, Curators: Lisa Kurzner, Rose Burlingham. Opening 12/9





2021

  • Art Basel, Gallery Sector, Satellite Art Fair, Group show, Miami, Fla., Curator: Brian Andrew Whiteley

  • Social Photography IX, Carriage Trade, Group show, New York, NY, Curator: Peter Scott

  • Center for Art Law Benefit Auction, Capsule Auctions, New York, NY, Curator: Louise Carron, Irina Tarsis

  • Small Works, Abbatoir Gallery, Group show, Cleveland, OH, Curators: Lisa Kurzner, Rose Burlingham

  • Indexularity, 2014, NFT acquired by Farzin Fardin Fard (3F) collection, March, 2021. More info: Daily Mail


2020

  • Rapid Response Show, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Online Show, Detroit, MI, Curator: Wayne Northcross

  • Small Works, Abbatoir Gallery, Group show, Cleveland, OH, Curators: Lisa Kurzner, Rose Burlingham

  • Social Photography VIII, Carriage Trade, Group Show, New York, NY, Curator: Peter Scott


2019

  • Taylor | Graham Gallery, Center for Art Law Benefit Auction, New York, NY https://itsartlaw.org/auction/ Curator: Louise Carron

  • Carriage Trade, Social Photography VII, Group Show, New York, NY, Curator: Peter Scott

  • District Gallery, Our Favorite Things, Inaugural Show, Group show, Cleveland, Ohio

  • Spring Break Art Show, Solo Show (accepted, waitlist), Curator: Kara Brooks, New York, NY 

2018

  • Galerie Richard, Rema Hort Mann Foundation: Buy What You Love, Group show New York, NY

  • Carriage Trade, Social Photography VI, Group show, New York, NY, Curator: Peter Scott

2017

  • Carriage Trade, Social Photography V, Group show, New York, NY, Curator: Peter Scott

  • Lyles and King, Rema Hort Mann Foundation: Buy What You Love, Group show, New York, NY

2016

  • Chris Davison Gallery, Sensing Place, Group show, Newburgh, NY, Curators: Chris Davison, Kevin Kearns

  • New York Public Library, Librarian’s Choice, Group presentation, New York, NY, Curator: Fred Gutzeit

  • Cara Gallery, Rema Hort Mann Foundation: Buy What You Love, Group show, New York, NY


2014


  • Bosi Contemporary, Rema Hort Mann Foundation: Buy What You Love, Group show, New York, NY. 


2013

  • Rox Gallery, Ascension, Group show, New York, NY, Curator: Emerald Fitzgerald

  • Katz’s Deli 125th Anniversary Show at The Space, Pop-up Gallery, Group show, New York, NY, Curator: Emma Reilly

  • Our Lower East Side, Group show, The Yard, New York, NY, Curator: Traven Rice

  • En Masse, RAW Cleveland, Group Show. Cleveland, OH. More info.


Related

  • Mentor, American University, School of Communication, MFA film program

  • Fall, 2019: Image selected for publication in “Simultaneous Soloists: The work of Anthony McCall.”  Pioneer Press, New York.

  • Interviewed for “Media in the Mix” podcast, American University, School of Communication, 12/22

Certifications

  • Mandated Reporter, Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Maltreatment, Office of Children and Family Services

  • Using Critical Consciousness to Challenge Inequity, Sanford Inspire, National University Systems

  • Foundations in Health and Safety, Office of Children and Family Services

  • Youth Engagement Matters, University of Minnesota, Extension

  • Teaching Online: Best Practices for the Live Online Classroom

  • Positive Behavior in Schools I: Introduction to Schoolwide Behavior Systems: PBS Teachline

  • Confronting Sexual Harassment - Tools and Strategies to Create a Harassment-free Workplace, NYC Commission on Human Rights

  • Summer & Fall, 2018: Contributor, WFMU Rancho Thatchmo Radio Show, Host: Thatcher Keats (WGXC, WFMU)

  • 2016: Guest Lecturer, Color Photography, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York NY

  • 2015: Guest Artist, Harlan Levey Projects, Brussels, BE

  • 2014: Juror, See.me Exposure 2014, International Photography Competition, New York, New York