carson lynn

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Carson Lynn is an artist based out of Southern California who through the usage of digital materials, sublime landscapes, and exploration within gamespaces, creates artworks as a queering of heterocentric photographic conventions and game systems.
Carson received his MFA from ArtCenter College of Design in 2020, and also received his BFA in Photography and Imaging from the same school in 2015.

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Exhibitions and Fairs ︎
   
2020
Barcú Expo 2020, Silicon Valet ROADRALLY V.1.0 - Bogotá, Colombia
Fell For Everything - ArtCenter DTLA, Los Angeles, CA

Silicon Valet: Instagram Lot Residency #07

Full House, Group Exhibition - localhost.gallery

Milan Machinima Festival 2020: The Weird, the Eerie, and the Unreal - IULM University, Milan, Italy
The Neon Heater's Heater Theatre #1: LOR - Texas Tech Satellite Gallery at CASP, Lubbock, TX

GLAMFA 2020, Group Exhibition - CSULB, Long Beach, CA


2019
Oddball, Solo Exhibition - ArtCenter College of Design - The Ralph M. Parsons Graduate Art Lobby-Gallery, Pasadena, CA
SoCal MFA ‘19, Group Exhibition - Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA
The River of Already, Solo Exhibition - ArtCenter College of Design - The Lovelace Family Trust Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2018
The Eternal, Solo Exhibition - ArtCenter College of Design - Graduate Art Studios, Pasadena, CA
Fountain Show, Group Exhibition - ArtCenter College of Design - The Lovelace Family Trust Gallery, Pasadena, CA
Fictionhearted, Collaborative Exhibition w/ Brian Barr - Skylab Gallery, Columbus, OH
Selective Fire, Solo Exhibition - IRL Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2017
Fotobok Festival Oslo 2017 - Oslo, Norway
Affordable Art Fair 2017, Eye Buy Art Booth - New York, NY
Amuse Yeux, Group Exhibition - Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO

2016
Affordable Art Fair 2016, Eye Buy Art Booth - New York, NY
On The Shelf, Group Exhibition - Filter Photo Space, Chicago, IL
Water, Group Exhibition - The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO
The Next Big Thing, Group Exhibition - Studio Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA
Photo Independent, Photo Book Booth - Los Angeles, CA
PhotoLA, ArtCenter College of Design Booth - Los Angeles, CA

2015
Featured Video Artists, Group Exhibition - Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
Top 40 Juried Competition, Group Exhibition - Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
New Impressions in American Letterpress, Group Exhibition - Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum, Two Rivers, WI
ArtCenter Gallery Summer 2015 - ArtCenter College of Design Student Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2014
Fractures, Group Exhibition - ArtCenter College of Design Fine Art Gallery, Pasadena, CA

Publications and Awards ︎

2020
ArtCenter College of Design - Graduate Fellows Recipient

2018
Ello - Underscore: Selected Artists Zine

2017
Der Greif - Issue #10
Photo District News - The Curator 2016: Landscape
Not For Print - Issue 01: Censorship

2016
Obsessive Becoming - Self Published

Online Features, Writings, and Talks ︎

2020
LACMA Unframed: Articulations: ArtCenter MFAs Edgar Ramirez, Tara Walters, and Carson Lynn
VRChat Artist Talk w/ Wade Wallerstein - August 13th, 2020
Game Art: Carson Lynn and Grace Grothaus' Parched Earth (2020) - GameScenes

2019
Game Art: Carson Lynn's Oddball (2019) - GameScenes

2018
Selective Fire, Project Feature - Paper Journal
The Thought-Provokers: Celebrating Artists & Creatives - VoyageLA
Artist Feature and Weekly Blog Curator - Der Greif
Photo Essay: Manipulation Through Repetition - AS Artist Studios

2017
Year in Reverse, Online Group Exhibition - Humble Arts Foundation New York
Selected Artist - AS Artist Studios
Meet Carson Lynn - Ello Blog
Walking Simulator, Project Feature - POSTmatter
Photography Project Inspires a Videogame About Mountains - Chris Priestman for Kill Screen
On Light, Curated Online Group Exhibition - Ello Blog
The Uncanny Valley - Parallax Collab

2016
Obsessive Becoming + Portfolio Showcase - Guide to Unique Photography Magazine
Obsessive Becoming, Week 14-2016 - Phases Magazine
Winter Pictures, Online Group Exhibition - Humble Arts Foundation New York
Obsessive Becoming, Project Feature - Paper Journal
Carson Lynn: Collective Interview #21 - A Corner With (formerly Plantation Journal)

2015
Roots and Branches, Online Group Exhibition - Don’t Take Pictures


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Website Contents and Design are by Carson Lynn, © 2011 - 2020

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Last Update: October 16th, 2020 ︎



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