Alex Nelson was born in 1989 in New York and raised in a small town in Maine. She received her BFA in Photography from the Fashion Institute of Technology. Her work has been exhibited in New York and featured and published internationally. She currently lives and works in New York.

 

Group Exhibitions

2015 

Slideshow curated by Self-Publish, Be Happy, Thousandfold, FotoSemana, Manila

2014 

Perfect Wasn't Bad Hell & Gone, Brooklyn, NY

Thesaurus Dossier Outpost New York, NY

2012 

You see me here Headquarters Northampton, MA

2011 

“42” FIT BFA Photography Senior Show Salt Space New York, NY

2010 

“Cited” Clemente Solo Velez Cultural Center New York, NY

27-6 Candelabra Gallery Tucson, AZ

2009 

From Here to There Gallery C Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY

AAS Degree Show Gallery C Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY

2007 

Scholastic Awards Show Maine College of Art Portland, ME

 

Print Publications

2015 

The Ones We Love Issue Two The Ones We Love

Gutter Oranbeg Press

2014 

Off the Wall magazine Vol. 5

Petty Thieves Five Empty Stretch

Beta Oranbeg Press

2013

Down North Self-published zine with Nika Knight

2012 

LIGHT Miniature Garden & NSEW collaboration

Photography With Passion Dr Martina Mettner

2010 

Nature Versus Picture HUE Magazine Volume 3

 

Online Exhibitions and Publications

2016

Humble Arts Foundation Winter Pictures

Juxtapoz Featured Artist

2015

Oranbeg Press Net 18 Curated by Lexi Brown

Feature Shoot Twins

2014 

The Swap Selected photographer

2012 

Conscientious Featured artist

Self Publish Be Happy Featured artist

2011 

The Sonic Blog Featured artist

Lenscratch Summer Exhibition

 

Education

2011 BFA, Photography - Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

 

Work Experience

Susan Meiselas – Studio Manager // 2013 - present

Nan Goldin – Studio Assistant // 2011 – 2016

Gail Albert Halaban – Assistant // 2010

Jessica Wynne – Assistant // 2010

Camilla Lowther Management – Office Assistant // 2008 – 2010

Details Magazine – Photography Department Intern // 2008