About


Bio

Dylan Yarbrough is an emerging contemporary photographer from Little Rock, Arkansas. He received his BFA at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and is currently earning his MFA in Photography at Columbia College Chicago. Dylan works as a Curatorial Assistant at the Museum of Contemporary Photography. He recently returned from Finland, where he began working on a documentary project funded by the Stuart Abelson Graduate Research Grant. He will have has his first solo exhibition in the spring of 2020 at the Arcade Gallery in Chicago. He was recently published in Aint-Bad Magazine Issue No. 14, Too Tired Project, and Oxford American Magazine.


Education

Upcoming. Columbia College Chicago, Master of Fine Art.
2016. University Of Arkansas at Little Rock. Bachelor Of Fine Art.


Experience

2019 - Current, Teaching Assistant. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL.
2019 - Current. Curatorial Assistant, Museum of Contemporary Photography. Chicago, IL.
2016 - 2018. Art Director, Agency 501. Little Rock, AR.


Awards

2019. Columbia College Chicago, Stuart Abelson Graduate Fellowship.
2018. Columbia College Chicago, Lya Dym Rosenblum Award.
2018. Columbia College Chicago, Graduate Assistantship.
2016. University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Undergraduate Assistantship.
2015. University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Friends of The Arts Scholarship.
2013. American Advertising Federation Scholarship.


Solo Exhibitions

Upcoming. Arcade Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. “Sompasauna”


Group Exhibitions

Upcoming. Center for Creative Photography, Tucson Arizona. Curated by Rebecca Senf.
2019. Domaine Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. “The Beginning.”
2019. Latitude Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. “Too Tired Project.” Curated by Tara Wray.
2019. St. Lawrence University, New York. “Too Tired Project.” Curated by Tara Wray.
2018. Midwest Center for Photography, Kansas. “Photo Emerge”
2017. Historic Arkansas Museum, Little Rock, Arkansas. “No-Type”
2015. University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Little Rock, Arkansas. “BFA Thesis Exhibition”
2015. University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Little Rock, Arkansas. “Student Competitive”


Collections

Upcoming. Center for Creative Photography


Print Publications

2019. Ain’t Bad Magazine No. 14
UPCOMING. Noice Magazine. “Issue 11”
2018. Oxford American Magazine. “Truth & Trope”
2017. Arkansas Life Magazine. “One Take”


Panel Discussions

2019. “The City Unfolding On Foot.” Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL. Moderated by Clarissa Bonet.
2019. “Too Tired Chicago.” Latitude Chicago. Chicago, IL. Moderated by Tara Wray.


Juror

2019. “Newhouse Architecture + Design Competition.” Chicago Architecture Center. Chicago, IL.