Elijah Barrett (b. 1987, USA) works in photography and film. He lives in Austin, TX. 

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News / Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
FotoTexas II: People, Places, and Culture
Museum of the Big Bend
Alpine, TX
June 15th - September 2nd, 2018

Rockport
Precision Camera & Video
Austin, TX
July 23rd - September 10th, 2018
Opening: August 17th from 6-7:30 PM

Rockport
Central Texas College, Oveta Culp Hobby Library
Killeen, TX
September 18th - November 11th, 2018
Opening: September 20th from 4-5 PM

Brighton Photo Fringe 2018
September 29th, 2018
Brighton, UK

Volumes 2018
Kunsthalle Zürich
November 23rd - November 25th, 2018
Zürich, Switzerland 

Rockport
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Popp Martin Student Union Art Gallery
Charlotte, NC
January 4th - 25th, 2019

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Exhibitions, Screenings, and Art and Book Fairs
2019

Solo
Rockport, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Popp Martin Student Union Art Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2018
Solo
Rockport, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, Gallery Verde, San Angelo, TX
Rockport, Central Texas College, Oveta Culp Hobby Library, Killeen, TX

Group
Summer Sun Day Dream, Silver Eye Center for Photography, The Lab @ Silver Eye, Pittsburgh, PA
Brighton Photo Fringe, Brighton, United Kingdom
Next: Annual Members Exhibition, Filter Photo, Chicago, IL (online)
FotoTexas II, Museum of the Big Bend, Alpine, TX
Photography 2018, Art Center of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX
12th Annual Exhibition, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Cohen Gallery West, Reading, PA
Focus 2018, Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, AL
Long Shot 2018, Photographic Center Northwest and Starbucks Art Program at 12th & Columbia, Seattle, WA
OPEN, Bloom Publishing, Melbourne, Australia  (online)

Book Fairs
J Book Show, Cork Photo Festival, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
Volumes 2018, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Education
BA in Art (Photography & Video), Yale University, 2009

Fellowships, Grants, and Awards
Finalist, Michael P. Smith Fund for Documentary Photography (Juror: Gregory Harris), New Orleans Photo Alliance, 2018
Vimeo Staff Pick for KNIVES (documentary film), 2017
Louis Sudler Grant, Trumbull College, Yale University, 2006 - 2009
Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship, Yale University and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, 2007 - 2009
Gates Millennium Scholarship, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2005 - 2010

Lectures & Artist Visits
Visiting Artist, Yale University School of Art, 2014

Collections (prints)
Trumbull College, Yale University

Collections (books)
DECK, Singapore
Hellenic Centre for Photography, Athens, Greece
Photobookshow, Brighton, UK

Publications
NET 2.8 What Will Suffice, edited by Tim Carpenter, Oranbeg Press, 2018

Bibliography, Press, Mentions, & Instagram Takeovers
Instagram Takeover, Houston Center for Photography, August 2018
Rich, Jeff. "Still Alluring," Oxford American Eyes on the South blog, July 2018
Haggard, Rob. A Photo Editor, April 2018
Molloy, Audrey. "Elijah Barrett," Aint-Bad, April 2018

Community Involvement
Yale Club of Austin, Yale Book Award Sponsor