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B.F.A., Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, 2003

Selected Solo Exhibitions Art Project Award, Munich, Germany, December, 2015
Foundation Vevey ville d’Images, Vevey, Switzerland, January, 2015
Noorderlicht Foundation, Groningen, The Netherlands, November, 2013 – February, 2014
Christophe Guye Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, January, 2013
Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, September-December 2012
Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, April, 2011
Christophe Guye Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, November, 2010-January, 2011
Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, June-August, 2010
Gulf and Western Gallery, New York University, June-August, 2009
Peer Gallery, New York, April, 2007
Archinofsky Gallery, Las Vegas, December-February, 2006-07
The Woods Gallery, Sun Valley, December-February, 2006-07
Bau Gallery, Beacon, February, 2006

Selected Group Exhibitions

Musée des Civilisations de l’Europe et de la Méditerranée, Marseille, France, January-April 2021
Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Bejing, China, March-May 2019
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, September 2018-February 2020
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea, October 2018-February 2019
BASE Milano, Milano Digital Week, Italy, March, 2018
Yale University, Haas Art Library, April-May, 2017
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, June-July, 2016
Museo d’arte della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland, May-August, 2016
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, March-April, 2016
Tianjin Academy Of Fine Arts, China, March, 2016
The Print Center, Philadelphia, February-April, 2016
Lishui International Photography Festival, China, November-December, 2015
Diffusion Photo Festival, Cardiff, Wales, October, 2015
World Press Photo 2015, Montreal, Canada, August, 2015
Annenburg Space For Photography, Los Angeles, June, 2015
Christophe Guye Gallery, Switzerland, December, 2014
Seoul Lunar Photo Fest, Korea, October, 2014
Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham, England, September-November, 2014
Rencontres d’Arles 2014, Arles, France, July, 2014
Bienne Festival of Photography, Biel, Switzerland, September, 2013
Noorderlicht Photofestival 2013, Groningen, The Netherlands, September, 2013
Look3 Festival of the Photograph, Charlottesville, June, 2013
Amerika Haus, Munich, Germany, October-December, 2012
Empty Quarter Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October-November, 2011
Noorderlicht Photofestival 2011, Groningen, The Netherlands, September-October, 2011
Ring Cube Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, September-October, 2011
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, September-October, 2011
Aperture Foundation, New York, September, 2011
Illinois State University, Normal, IL, August-October, 2011
Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, July-August, 2011
Museum of the City of New York, New York, March-July, 2011
Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, January-May, 2011
Ogden Museum Of Southern Art, New Orleans, January, 2011
HomeSpace Gallery, PhotoNOLA, New Orleans, December, 2010
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC, November, 2010
Christophe Guye Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, August-September, 2010
Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, August-September, 2010
FotoFest Biennial, Houston, March-April, 2010
Photo Center NW, Seattle, March-May, 2010
Ogden Museum Of Southern Art, New Orleans, January, 2010
F/Stop International Photography Festival, Leipzig, Germany, July 2009
New York Photo Festival, Brooklyn, May, 2009
Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, April, 2009
Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, March, 2009
Alexey Brodovitch Gallery, New York, March, 2009
Galerie Art Mur, Montreal, January, 2009
Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, New York, December, 2008
Lennox Contemporary, Toronto, October, 2008
Leica Gallery, New York, September-November, 2008
Michael Mazzeo Gallery, New York, September, 2008
Gulf and Western Gallery, New York University, May-June, 2008
Rooke Gallery, Johannesburg, South Africa, January-March, 2008
Peer Gallery, New York, July-Sept, 2007
African American Museum of Art, Philadelphia, May-August, 2007
Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw, Poland, March, 2007
Contemporary Arts Center, Abilene, December, 2006-January, 2007
Gulf and Western Gallery, New York University, October-November, 2006
The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, September, 2006
Gail Gibson Gallery, Seattle, September, 2006
Houston Center for Photography, September, 2006
Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, July-September, 2006
The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, July, 2006
Hinterconti Gallerie, Hamburg, Germany, June, 2006
New Orleans Museum of Art, May-August, 2006
Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, May, 2005

Selected Publications, Interviews & Reviews

“Civilization: The Way We Live Now,” Thames & Hudson, New York, November, 2018
Spot Magazine, “Here Today, Here Tomorrow,” Romke Hoogwaerts, Fall, 2017
Columbia Journalism Review, “Book Chronicling Newspaper is a Portrait of Journalistic Valor,” Timothy Pratt, June, 2017
De Standaard, “Out Of Print,” October 22, 2016
New York Times, “What to See in New York Galleries This Week,” July 28, 2016
Deadline (Vol. 2), Will Steacy, b.frank books, 2016
New Scientist, “End of an Era: Photos Show Decline of Newspaper Industry,” Jon White, June, 2016
New York Times, “A ‘Super PAC’ Where Art Meets Politics, Celia McGee, April 24, 2016
Philadelphia Magazine, “Philly Block Project,” Mariam Dembele, March 9, 2016
Philadelphia Weekly, “The Philly Block Project Documents Life in Kensington,” Jacqueline Rupp, February 17, 2016
VOP Magazine, “Indie Photobook Library,” Larissa Leclair, Issue #17, January, 2016
Mother Jones, “Unforgettable Images In These 2015 Photobooks,” Mark Murrmann, December 30, 2015
The Telegraph, “The Best Art Photography Books Of 2015,” Cheryl Newman, December 18, 2015
Photo District News, “Notable Photo Books Of 2015,” Conor Risch, December, 2015
Suddeutsche Zeitung, “Under Pressure,” Evelyn Vogel, December 7, 2015
Monthly Photography, “30 Best Photobooks Of 2015,” December, 2015
Time, “Best Photobooks Of 2015,” November 25, 2015
Aesthetica Magazine, “Redefining America,” October/November, 2015
The Guardian, “What To See Autumn 2015,” September 8, 2015
The Globe And Mail ROB Magazine, “Meet The Canadian Trying To Save Wall Street,” Patrick White, September 24, 2015
Columbia Journalism Review, “An Affectionate Farewell,” David Uberti, September/October, 2015
Montreal Gazzette, “Seven Days,” Richard Burnett, September 6, 2015
CBC, “Homerun,” Radio Interview, August 28, 2015
Global News, “World Press Photo Exhibit Showcases Need For Professional Photojournalists,” Rachel Lau, August 27, 2015
Vice, “Daily Vice,” Video Interview, August 26, 2015
La Presse, “Montreal World Press Photo,” Eric Clement, August 26, 2015
Le Devoir, “Chronicle Of A Decline”, Caroline Montpetit, August 26, 2015
Deadline (Vol. 1), Will Steacy, b.frank books, 2015
National Geographic, “Katrina Portfolio,” August, 2015
Harper’s Magazine, “What Recovery,” Kai Wright, August 2015
Re-Edition Magazine, Deadline Portfolio, Summer 2015
Monocle 24, “The Monocle Daily,” Radio Interview, London, England, May 7, 2015
Newstalk, “The Moncrieff Show,” Radio Interview, Dublin, Ireland, May 6, 2015
De Volkskrant, “The Demise Of The Philadelphia Inquirer,” Haro Kraak, May 4, 2015
La Vanguardia, “Inside and Outside The Philadelphia Inquirer,” Lina Maria Aguirre, March 31, 2015
Bloomberg Businessweek, “An Emotional Audit: IRS Workers Are Miserable And Overworked,” Devin Leonard and Richard Rubin, April 8, 2015
The Guardian, “The Slow Death Of The Great American Newsroom,” Tim Adams, March 21, 2015
Popular Mechanics, “Inside The New York Times,” February 2015
Russian Esquire, “Photographs Not Taken,” February 2015
La Liberte, “The Press Pressure,” Samuel Schellenberg, February 7, 2015
Le Temps, “Closed Space,” Caroline Stevan, February 7, 2015
Deconarch, “Deadline|Will Steacy In Vevey,” Simone Kraft, February 2, 2015
L’Oeil De La Photographie, “Deadline By Will Steacy At Quai1,” January 27, 2015
24 Heures, “More Than A Business, A Newspaper Is A Common Good,” Stephanie Arboit, January 23, 2015
Le Courrier, “Press Under Pressure,” Samuel Schellenberg, January 22, 2015
Sept, “The Press Is Dying, Long Live The Press,” Jacques Pilet, January 16, 2015
Internazionale S.p.A., “The Invasion Of Corporate News”, Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson, October, 2014
Al Jazeera America, “Seeing Green With Herbalife,” Kate Kilpatrick, October 15, 2014
Nieman Reports, “Looking Up,” Dan Biddle, Summer 2014
The Guardian, “And Now It’s Dark,” Robert Clark, September 19, 2014
Ina Global, “Deadline Portfolio Feature”, #03, September, 2014
Nottingham Post, “And Now It’s Dark-American Night Photography,” Mark Patterson, September 11, 2014
Slate France, “Last Edition,” Fanny Arlandis, August 29, 2014
Juxtapoz Magazine, “Deadline,” Canbra Hodson, August 27, 2014
Irish Times, “Media Dept.” Jim Carroll, August 26, 2014
Paris Vogue, “Best Of Rencontres d’Arles 2014,” Shirley Doukham, August 21, 2014
Huffington Post Korea, “The Newspaper Crisis,” Hirwaun, August 25, 2014
Premiere, “The End Of The Press,” Julien Lada, August 22, 2014
Esquire, “The Vanishing American Newsroom,” Elizabeth Griffin, August 19, 2014
Capital New York, “The 60-Second Interview: Will Steacy,” August 13, 2014
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, “Declining Philadelphia Inquirer Has Consequences,” Mary Thomas, August 13, 2014
Telegraph, “The 7 Best Things At Arles Photography Festival, Lucy Davies, July 30, 2014
Telerama, “Recontres d”Arles Saved By Outsiders,” Yasmine Youssi, July 22, 2014
Mediapart, “Rencontres d”Arles Gold Images Of A Dying Edition,” Nicolas Dutent, July 18, 2014
Il Post, “Photos From Arles,” July 15, 2014
The Guardian, “Les Rencontres d’Arles 2014 Review,” Sean O’Hagan, July 12, 2014
La Provence, “The Nostalgic Look Of Will Steacy’s Press”, Sylvain Pignol, July 11, 2014
Focus Numerique, “Arles 2014,” Arthur Azoulay, July 9, 2014
British Journal Of Photography, “Blood & Ink,” Tom Seymour, June 2014
The Photographer’s Playbook, Edited by Jason Fulford, Gregory Halpern, Aperture, June, 2014
GUP Magazine, “Professions,” #41 May, 2014
The Chronicle Review, “The American Police State,” Marc Perry, November, 2013
Edito+Klartext, “Deadline 2009-2013,” October, 2013
Forbes Magazine, “Deadline Portfolio Feature,” Javier Márquez Sánchez, September, 2013
Popular Photography, “The Storytellers,” Adam Griffith, September, 2013
Neue Zurcher Zeitung, “The Press In Search Of It’s Identity,” Rainer Stadler, September 10, 2013
Tages Woche, “Deadline At Biel Photo Festival,” September 6, 2013
Mother Jones, “Stop The Presses” July/August, 2013
Foam Magazine, Essay: “On My Mind,” June, 2013
WHYY, “Friday Arts,” Television Profile, May, 2013
Colors Magazine, “Making The News,” #86, May, 2013
Close Out, Brian Ulrich, Essay: “Forced Into Overtime: The Walmartization Of America’s Economy,” VCU Arts, March, 2013
The Guardian, “Best Photography Books Of 2012,” Sean O’Hagan, December 21, 2012
Photo District News, “Notable Photo Books Of 2012,” December 19, 2012
Photo-Eye, “Best Books Of 2012,” December, 2012
Down These Mean Streets, Will Steacy, b.frank books, October, 2012
Pitt News, “During Election Year, Collage Combines National Media Perception,” Emma Kilcup, October 18, 2012
Pittsburgh City Paper, “Will Steacy Uses Print-Media To Tell of American Desolation,” Robert Raczka, October 17, 2012
Aperture Magazine, “Book Excerpts,” Issue #208, Fall, 2012
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, “No Job, No Home, No Peace, No Rest Speaks Of Decline of America,” Kurt Shaw, September 19, 2012
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, “No Job, No Home, No Peace, No Rest,” Mary Thomas, September 19, 2012
Harper’s Magazine, “The Only Game In Town,” David Sirota, September, 2012
ArtNews, “Art Talk,” Rebecca Robertson, September 2012
La Revue des Livres, Portfolio, September, 2012
BBC, “The Today Programme,” June 7th, 2012
BBC, “Newshour,” June 7th, 2012
Photograph Magazine, Vince Aletti, May-June, 2012
New York Times, “A Book Without Pictures,” Peter Moskowitz, May 28, 2012
Complex, “50 Greatest Street Photographers Right Now,” Cedar Pasori, June, 2012
L.A. Times, “Five Books That Grab Attention,” David L. Ulin, June 10, 2012
Wall Street Journal, “When The Cameras Go Dark,” Rebecca Horne, April 26, 2012
PDN, “Our Picks Of The Month,’ April 2012
BBC, “The Culture Café,” March 27, 2012
The Guardian, “Photographs Not Taken,” Sean O’Hagan, March 15, 2012
NPR, “The State of Things” March 13, 2012
Photographs Not Taken, Will Steacy, Daylight Books, March, 2012
Esquire Magazine, “Counter-Terrorism is Getting Complicated,” Tom Junod, February, 2012
Harper’s Magazine, “American Vespers,” Earl Shorris, December, 2011
Ostkreuzschule Bilderzeitung B5, “Mad Money,” Joerg Colberg, December 2011
Orion Magazine, “The Reign of the One Percenters,” Christopher Ketcham, November/December, 2011
Capricious, “Protest,” No. 12, November, 2011
Foam Magazine, “What’s Next,” November, 2011
Philadelphia Weekly, “The Greater Areas,” Katherine Rochester, September 7, 2011
N+1, “Christmas in Baltimore,” Lawrence Jackson, Fall, 2011
GUP Magazine, “Metropolitan Issue,” July, 2011
The New Yorker, “Critic’s Notebook,” Vince Aletti, May 23, 2011
Wall Street Journal, “A Snapshot in the Dark,” William Meyers, May 7, 2011
Photograph Magazine, “Will Steacy’s 48 Hours,” Jean Dykstra, May 1, 2011
Photo District News, “PDN’s 30 New and Emerging Photographers To Watch,” Conor Risch, April, 2011
American Photo, “Top Ten Books Of The Year,” January/February Issue, 2011
The Virginia Quarterly Review, “Portfolio,” Winter Issue, 2010
Handelszeitung, “The Monstropolous Beast,” December, 2010
Züritipp, “Monstrous,” December 1, 2010
Shutterbug, “Migration,” Dean Moriarty, December, 2010
The Monstropolous Beast, Exhibition Monograph, Christophe Guye Gallery, Zurich, 2010
Rangefinder, “A Visual Cross Country Road Trip,” Jim Cornfield, November, 2010
Print Magazine, “End Product,” Caitlin Dover, October, 2010
The Wall Street Journal, “Do-It-Yourself Summer Art,” Pia Catton, July 19, 2010
The New Yorker, “Goings On About Town,” Vince Aletti, July 12, 2010
Aperture Magazine, “NYC Green Cart Photography Commission,” Issue #199, Summer, 2010
European Photography, “Contemporary U.S. Photography,” Issue #87, Summer, 2010
Houston Magazine, “Louisiana Saturday Night,” Jody Schmal, June, 2010
Houston Chronicle, “Fotofest Exhibit Traces Walker Evans’ Legacy,” Douglas Britt, April 8, 2010
The New Yorker, “Fiction Image,” Joyce Carol Oates, March 29, 2010
Migration Lost and Found In America, Donald McCrea, Michael Wiese Books, 2010
Houston Press, “America The Dysfunctional,” Kelly Klassmeyer, March 25, 2010
Contemporary U.S. Photography, Aaron Schuman, Schilt Publishing, 2010
NY Arts Magazine, “Interview,” Leah Oates, Winter 2010
The Collector’s Guide To Emerging Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, 2009
Harper’s Magazine, “These Mean Streets,” Portfolio Feature, August, 2009
Barack Obama: The Historic Campaign, Deborah Willis & Kevin Merida, Amistad, 2008
Metropolis, “The World Trade Center Site,” Karrie Jacobs, June, 2008
Newsweek, “A Chain That Pigs Would Die For,” Anna Kuchment, May 12, 2008
Russian Esquire, Portfolio Feature, April, 2008
25 Under 25: Up-and-Coming American Photographers, powerHouse Books, 2008
New York Magazine, “The Rush To Ground,” S. Jhoanna Robledo, March, 2008
Flash Forward 2008, Emerging Photographers from Canada, The United Kingdom and The United States, The Magenta Foundation, 2008
Harper’s Magazine, “In The Year Of The Storm,” Duncan Murrell, July, 2007
NY Arts Magazine, “After,” John A Bennette, July, 2007
The Village Voice, “Best of Show,” R.C. Baker, April 17, 2007
Metropolis, “Just Open The Door,” April, 2007
Idaho Mountain Express, “Will Steacy Photographs Provoke Emotion,” Sabina Dana Plasse, January 10, 2007
The Wood River Journal, “The Ghosts of Hurricane Katrina,” Karen Bossick, December 28, 2006
The Next American City, Issue #13, December 2006
GW Review, Fall Issue, 2006
Tribeza, “Photo Texas,” Rob Heidrick, October 2006
The Next American City, Issue #12, October 2006
Seattle Times, “Documenting The Destruction,” Matthew Kangas, September 15, 2006
The Stranger, “In Art News, When The Photogs Come Marching In,” Jen Graves, September 14, 2006
Rebuilding Urban Places After Disaster: Lessons from Hurricane Katrina, Lawrence Vale, Penn Press, 2006
Seattle Weekly, “A Cathedral of Ruins,” Sue Peters, September 6, 2006
The Philadelphia Inquirer, “New Orleans Flood Stained Memories,” Alfred Lubrano, August 25, 2006
The Paris Review, “Awash,” Portfolio Feature, Issue #177, Summer, 2006
Seesaw Magazine, “After the Cry,” Issue #5, Spring, 2006
Poughkeepsie Journal, “Art Captures Katrina’s Fury,” February, 2006

Fellowships & Awards

Rencontres d’Arles Photo-Text Book Award, Shortlist, 2016
ICP Infinity Award, Artist Book, Nominee, 2015
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards, Special Jurors’ Mention, 2015 Art Project Award, Recipient, 2015
Best Prize, Lishui International Photography Festival, 2015
Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation, Best Photobook Of The Year, Shortlist, 2015
Prix Pictet Prize, Nominee, 2015
John Gutmann Photography Fellowship Award, Nominee, 2014
Rencontres d’Arles Discovery Award, Nominee, 2014
Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund, Nominee, 2014
Aperture Photobook Awards, First Photobook Prize, Shortlist, 2013
Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize, Center for Documentary Studies, Finalist, 2013
Prix Pictet Prize, Nominee, 2013
Center Awards, Project Launch, Juror’s Choice, 2013
Baum Award, Finalist, 2012
Santa Fe Prize, Finalist, 2011
PDN’s 30 Emerging Photographers To Watch, Photo District News, 2011
Honickman First Book Prize, Finalist, 2010
The Aperture Foundation-Illumination Fund Green Cart Photography Commission, 2009- 2011
Magnum Expression Award, Finalist, 2009
Photolucida’s Critical Mass, Top 50, 2009
Hearst 8×10 Photography Biennial, Honorable Mention, 2009
Photolucida’s Critical Mass, Top 50, 2008
The Tierney Fellowship, 2008
The Magenta Foundation’s Emerging Photographers Competition, Winner, 2008
New York Photo Festival Photo Awards, Personal Work/Fine Art Series Nominee, 2008
International Photography Awards, Honorable Mention, 2008
American Photography 23, Winner, 2007
Warsaw Festival of Artistic Photography, Honorable Mention, 2007
25 Under 25: Up-And-Coming American Photographers, Center for Documentary Studies, 2006
Creative Excellence Prize, New York University, 2003
Seth Tobias Award, New York University, 2001

Artist Lectures & Residencies

Keene State College, New Hampshire, March, 2016
Diffusion Photo Festival, Cardiff, Wales, October, 2015
Phi Centre, Montreal, August, 2015
School of Visual Arts, November, 2014
University Of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK, October, 2014
Hamilton College Studio Tour, September, 2014
New York University, New York, September, 2014
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, January, 2013
Münchner Volkshochschule, Munich, Germany, 2012
Villa Waldberta Residency, Munich, Germany, 2012
Photoville, Brooklyn, June, 2012
P.S.1, New York, April, 2012
PhotoPlus Expo, New York, October, 2011
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, October, 2011
Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, March, 2011
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, March, 2011
Parsons The New School for Design, New York, December, 2010
International Center of Photography, New York, July, 2010
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA, November, 2009
powerHouse Books, Brooklyn, May, 2008
Peer Gallery, New York, April, 2007
Germantown Friends School, Philadelphia, March, 2007
Houston Center of Photography, Houston, September, 2006
M.I.T., Cambridge, April, 2006
New York University, New York, April, 2006
Bau Gallery, Beacon, New York, March, 2006

Selected Collections

Musuem of Contemporary Photography
Los Angeles County Museum of Art Special Collections Library
Musuem of Fine Arts Houston, Hirsch Library
The Getty Museum Research Institute
George Eastman House Library
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ingalls Library
Amon Carter Museum of American Art Library
Yale University, Robert B. Haas Arts Library
Rhode Island School Of Design, Fleet Library
Bard College, Stevenson Library
Ohio University Library
University Of Kentucky Young Library
Annette and Peter Nobel Collection
Library of Congress
Photobook Museum
International Center of Photography Library
Haggerty Museum of Art
Ogden Museum Of Southern Art
Fred & Laura Bidwell Collection