Based in Los Angles, CA


Joe Leavenworth (b. 1985, Decatur, GA) will receive his MFA from the University of California, Riverside in 2018. Joe’s first monograph, Native Son, was published by VUU in January 2014 to critical acclaim and is held in the Permanent Special Collections Libraries of the Brooklyn Museum, Whitney Museum of American Art and LACMA. His photographs have been published in The New York Times Magazine, T Magazine, W, Bloomberg Businessweek, and The FADER, among others. Joe has taught photography at the University of California, Riverside, Cooper Union, International Center of Photography, and Maryland Institute College of Art. Joe’s second monograph, Ayngel, will be released in 2018.