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 is working towards receiving his MFA from ArtCenter College of Design with a projected graduation in September 2020.
He received his BFA in Photography and Imaging, also from ArtCenter, in 2015.

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Exhibitions, Fairs, and Talks ︎
   
2020

VRChat Artist Talk w/ Wade Wallerstein - August 13th, 2020
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 ︎

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 and Writings ︎

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

Fonts Used:
Avara by Raphael Bastide of Velvetyne Type Foundry

Last Update: August 7th, 2020 ︎



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