The FLAG Art Foundation is pleased to present DEEP END: Yale MFA Photography Thesis Exhibition, on view June 5 – June 18, 2014, on its 9th and 10th floors. Curated by artist Roe Ethridge, DEEP END highlights a diverse group of young artists whose practices explore the multitude of possibilities inherent in the photographic medium. Artists include: Erin Desmond, Awol Erizku, Genevieve Gaignard, Hannah Hummel, Fumikazu Ishino, Casey McGonagle, Tyler Moore, Hannah Price, Billie Stultz, and Evan Whale.
DEEP END was first on view at Green Hall Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT, from May 12 – 21, 2014. After its run at FLAG , the exhibition will travel to Diane Rosenstein Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA, from July 19 – August 23, 2014.
Roe Ethridge (b. 1969, Miami, FL) received a BFA in Photography at The College of Art in Atlanta, Georgia. His work has been shown extensively at institutions around the world, including MoMA/PS1 (2000), Barbican Center, London (2001), Carnegie Museum of Art (2002), Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2005), The Whitney Biennial (2008), Musuem of Modern Art, New York (2010), Les Rencontres D’Arles, France (2011.) In 2011 he was shortlisted for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize. His first major survey, curated by Anne Pontégnie, was exhibited at Le Consortium in Dijon before traveling to Museum Leuven, Belgium in 2012.