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

Photography 2018
Art Center of Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi, TX
July 5th - 27th, 2018

Precision Camera & Video
Austin, TX
July 24th - September 2nd, 2018

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

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

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



Exhibitions, Screenings, and Art and Book Fairs

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

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

Summer Sun Day Dream, Silver Eye Center for Photography, The Lab @ Silver Eye, Pittsburgh, PA
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, Seattle, WA
OPEN, Bloom Publishing, Melbourne, Australia  (online group show)

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

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)
Hellenic Centre for Photography, Athens, Greece

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

Bibliography, Press, & Mentions
Rich, Jeff. "Still Alluring," Oxford American Eyes on the South blog, 2018
Haggard, Rob. A Photo Editor, 2018
Molloy, Audrey. "Elijah Barrett," Aint-Bad, 2018

Community Involvement
Yale Club of Austin, Yale Book Award Sponsor