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2022

Interlocutor, a two-person exhibition featuring photographs, collages and a performance-installation by artists Jennifer McDermott and H Spencer Young. Curated by Clifford Owens. Art Club, New York.


• ecoartspace, Drought, 2022, 11h x 22w ft. billboard, by EJ McAdams w/H Spencer Young now live in North Adams, MA. Curator: Patricia Lea Watts.

  

Group show, Spirit of Peace II, opens at ROOT Hotels Karaköy, Instanbul, Curator: Pinar Goodstone

• Mentor, The American University, School of Communication, Visual Media track

• New York Times: “Divine Excess on Avenue C”

• ecoartspace, Drought, 2022, 11h x 22w ft. billboard, by EJ McAdams w/H Spencer Young now live in Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Patricia Lea Watts.

• Selected finalist, ecoartspace’s I AM WATER billboard project; billboards to be presented in Massachusetts (August, 2022) and New York (September, 2022) (Illustrator / collaborator for EJ McAdams’ ‘DROUGHT, 2022’, Digital, 22h x 11w feet). Curator: Patricia Lea Watts.


• New York Times: “Was this the Art Party of the Summer?”

• Cultured Magazine, “New York Gallery O’Flaherty’s Packed the Street—and the Walls—for "The Patriot" Opening”

The Patriot, Group Show, O’Flaherty’s, New York, NY. Curator: Jamian Juliano-Villani, Billy Grant


• Finalist, ecoartspace’s I AM WATER; Illustrator / collaborator for EJ McAdams’ Drought, 2022, Digital, 22h x 11w feet 


2021

Art Basel, Gallery Sector, Satellite Art Fair, Miami, Fla., Curator: Brian Whiteley

Social Photography IX catalog published, Carriage Trade, New York. Curator: Peter Scott

Teaching Artist: Visual Art, Painting, Photography, Digital Art, Manhattan Youth, New York, NY

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

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

• Invited to Foundation NFT platform

• Center for Art Law, 2021 Benefit Auction, Capsule Auctions, Curator: Louise Carron

Small Works, Group Show, Abattoir Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio, Curators: Lisa Kurzner, Rose Burlingham


• Mentor, The American University, School of Communication, Visual Media track2020

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

Small Works, Group Show, Abattoir Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio, Curators: Lisa Kurzner, Rose Burlingham


Artforum Must See: Social Photography VIII, Group Show, Carriage Trade, New York, NY

Artsy: Social Photography VIII, Carriage Trade, New York, NY


• Teaching Artist, Visual Art, Manhattan Youth, East Side Middle School, New York, NY


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


• Group show, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), Detroit, MI


• Teaching Artist, Manhattan Youth, Painting, Digital Art, Photography, New York, NY


Image featured by the Lo Down, New York, NY


2019

• Social Photography VII Book announced, Carriage Trade, New York, NY https://carriage-trade-ny.myshopify.com, New York, NY

• Group Show, District Gallery, (Inaugural show), Cleveland, Ohio

• Image selected for Simultaneous Soloists, a publication on the work of Anthony McCall. Pioneer Press, New York, NY. Additonal info: Artbook.com




• Group Show, Carriage Trade, Social Photography VII, Lower East Side, New York; Prints are available in editions of ten in a first come first served basis: Link

Benefit auction, Center for Art Law. Taylor|Graham Gallery & Paddle8, New York, NY (The auction has ended.) 


• Guest Contributor, WFMU’s Rancho Thatchmo Radio Show, (WGXC, WFMU) Host: Thatcher Keats, New York, NY

• Joan as Police Woman, “Warning Bell [Official Music video]” featured in The Atlantic.




• Guest Lecturer, “The Imagemaker,” Hawken School, Gates Mills, OH

• Teaching Artist, Manhattan Youth, Painting, Digital Art, Photography, New York, NY


2018
• Group Show, Galerie Richard, Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY


• Guest Contributor, WFMU’s Rancho Thatchmo Radio Show, (WGXC, WFMU) Host: Thatcher Keats, New York, NY. Archive link.

• Teaching Artist, Manhattan Youth, Digital Art, Photography, New York, NY


• Carriage Trade, Group Show, Social Photography VI, Extended through September 23, 2018, New York, NY

• Goup Show, Carriage Trade, Gallery, Social Photography V, Lower East Side, New York, NY

• Teaching Artist, Filmmaking Intensive, Manhattan Youth, New York, NY


• Guest Contributor, WFMU’s Rancho Thatchmo Radio Show, (WGXC, WFMU) Host: Thatcher Keats, New York, NY

• Teaching Artist, Filmmaking Intensive, Manhattan Youth, New York, NY


• Work featured in The Lo Down, New York, NY

• Images featured by Henry Street Settlement


2017

• Director: Joan As Police Woman, "Warning Bell" Official Music Video

• Film for Juice Press featured on Fox News Business


• Images featured by The Lo Down, Lower East Side, NY


• Writer/Director: Global brand film, Hudson’s Bay Company, “Adventurers of Hudson’s Bay”


2016

• Writer/Director: Global brand film, Hudson’s Bay Company, “Adventurers of Hudson’s Bay”


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


2014

• Invited to shoot private family and survivor preview of National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Battery Park, New York, NY

• Profiled in, "The Lo Down: My LES." Lower East Side, New York, NY


• Commission: Henry Street Settlement 2013 Annual Report report cover. Lower East Side, New York, NY


2013

• Global collaboration with Ram Dass


• New York Times: Downtown Brooklyn / Ft. Greene Local features Spencer's photographs


• Guest Lecturer, The Ghetto Film School, Harlem, New York


2012

• Editor / Sound Designer, "Samuel in Space‚” Director: Rashid Johnson, Commission for Ballroom Marfa, DP: Rod Lamborn

• Commission for Juice Press; Directed and shot brand film currently playing in 65 store locations, as well as vehicle wraps, social media and in-store large format displays, New York, New York


• New York Times: Downtown Brooklyn / Ft. Greene Local features Spencer's photographs

• Director of Photography: Mykki Blanco, "Head is a Stone.” Director: Nick Hooker. Editor: Sloane Klevin.


• Writer/Director/Producer: Honor Spring 2012 Collection & Runway Film. Premiered by W Magazine


• Orchard Street, Rainy Morning" photograph featured all month on the City of New York homepage.


2010

• Photographs of the Gowanus Canal featured in the New York Times cover story.


2009

• New York Times: Downtown Brooklyn / Ft. Greene Local features Spencer's photographs


Blackbook Magazine features 3 images accompanying Steve Lewis’ column.

        

2007 – 2008

• Writer/Director: "Swing State," feature documentary, World premiere: Cleveland International Film Festival, Set standing one-day attendance record (CIFF), Distributor: Morningstar Entertainment, Netflix, SnagFilm


2006

• Story Advisor: "Jack Smith and the Destruction of Atlantis" Director: Mary Jordan, Producer: Kenneth Peralta, World Premiere: Tribeca Film Festival‚ Entertainment Weekly, 10 best films of 2006


2004

• Interactive site specific digital proejction art for Amfibian, Experimental rock band led by Phish songwriter Tom Marshall, featuring original arrangements of Phish songs. Knitting Factory, New York, & B.B. King's, New York.


2001

• Founded first-ever Final Cut Pro-based creative production studio.


1998

• 1st place: Logo Competition, Amfibian, (Phish songwriter Tom Marshall’s band), featuring original arrangements of Phish songs + orginals.


1996

• Undergraduate narrative thesis short film, “Passage,” adapted from an original award-winning short story, wins American Visions Film Festival (undergraduate & graduate entrants.)