Tyler Mitchell lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. He received a B.F.A. from New York University Tisch School of the Arts. His work has been shown in solo exhibitions at Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival in Toronto, Canada, as well as Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam, NL, and The International Center of Photography, New York, NY. He has been included in group exhibitions at Aperture Foundation, New York, NY, and Red Hook Labs, Brooklyn, NY. He has been a visiting artist and lecturer at a number of institutions including Yale University, Harvard University, NYU, Paris Photo, and The International Center of Photography. Mitchell was awarded the 2020 Gordon Parks Foundation Fellowship which supported a new body of work that reflects and draws inspiration from Parks’ central themes of representation and social justice.