BIO.

Anna E. Young graduated from Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2018. One of the founders and curators of the KINK Contemporary exhibition space in Cleveland, Ohio. She currently lives in Akron, Ohio and focuses her practice around the ideas of anxiety, aging, and mortality. 

 

 

 

C.V.

Anna E. Young

annaeyoungphoto@gmail.com

 

Education:

2018- MFA Photography Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2014- BFA Photography, Minors in Printmaking, Art History, Professional Photography, The University Of Akron, Myers School Of Art, Akron, OH

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2014- Life In Progress, Palladian Palette, Akron, OH

 

Group Exhibitions:

2019- Subception, KINK Contemporary, Cleveland, OH

2018- High Arts Festival, Summit Artspace, Akron, OH

Bazaarbeque Vol. 9, Forum Artspace, Cleveland, OH

          Graduate Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

         Touch Me, Hold Me, Squeeze Me, Hangar Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2017- I Don’t Know What You Did Last Summer, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2015- Self and Others, Summit ArtSpace, Akron, OH

2014- Bazaarbeque, Forum Artspace, Cleveland, OH 

         Under Pressure, Honors Complex, Akron, OH; Curator: Hui Chu Ying

2013- Zygote Press 4U, Zygote Press, Cleveland, OH

2012- Folk Photography Association Collaboration, Projects Gallery, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH

 

Juried Shows:

2014- Juried Student Show, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

2013- The Myers School of Art Scholarship Show, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, Ohio

          Juried Student Show, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

2012- Juried Student Show, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

 

Awards:

2014- Juried Student Show, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, OH, Honorable Mention

2013- The Myers School of Art Scholarship Show, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, OH, Scholarship Award

 

Press:

2018- Michael H. Hodges, "Cranbrook Art Academy hosts Sunday open house,” The         Detroit News, April 27, 2018, https://www.detroitnews.com/story/entertainment/        arts/2018/04/27/cranbrook-graduate-degree-exhibition-openstudios-institute-        science-house-ash-arder-conrad-egyir-anna-young-michael-hodges/34329963/.

 

Curation:

2019- Subception, KINK Contemporary, Cleveland, OH

2017- Im With Nasty, Studio 14 Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI;     Collaboration with Colton Clifford

2016- Keith Boadwee Posters, Rocksbox, Pontiac, MI; Collaboration with Cranbrook         Photography         

        Jennifer Locke Dromos, Rocksbox, Pontiac, MI; Collaboration with Cranbrook         Photography