About

Rob Stephenson’s work has been exhibited at numerous galleries and museums including The Brooklyn Museum of Art, the Jen Bekman Gallery, and The Museum of the City of New York. He has been awarded the Design Trust for Public Space Photo Urbanism fellowship and a 2013 NYFA Artist Fellowship and has been a darkroom resident at the Camera Club of New York. His first book, From Roof to Table, documenting the urban agriculture movement in New York City, was published in 2012. He lives in Brooklyn, NY

Exhibitions

2013
Grand Prix de la Decouverte, Salon de la Photo, Paris, Fr
Rebels, Photoville, New York, NY
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center 4th Annual Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA
From Roof to Table, Camera Club of New York, New York, NY

2012
On Purpose, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Greenbridge, Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, Brooklyn, NY
From Roof to Table, Next American City, Philadelphia, PA
Home, Umbrella Arts, New York, NY
Amplify Action, Skylight Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Finalist for the 2012 Renaissance Photography Prize

2011
Scapes, Brooklyn Artists Gym, Brooklyn, NY

2010
Lehman College 25th Anniversary Salon, Bronx, NY
Landscape Interrupted, Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, AZ

2009
Onward, Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA

2008
Click, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Surprisingly Natural, Lehman College, Bronx, NY

2005
Hey Hot Shot, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY

Awards
Finalist, 2013 International Fine Art Photography Award

2013 NYFA artist fellowship

Recipient of the 2012 Camera Club of New York Darkroom Residency, New York, NY

Recipient of the Design Trust for Public Space’s 2011 Photo Urbanism Fellowship, New York, NY

Publications
From Roof to Table 2012, Design Trust for Public Space

Online
A Ride to Rockaway Beach, Conscientious
Ain’t Bad Magazine
Flak Photo
Portfolio: Five-Borough Farm, Urban Omnibus
On Capturing the Farms of New York City Next American City
Humble Arts Foundation Group Show 18