CV

Education

MFA in Photography, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI | 2011

BFA in Photography, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA | 2006

Awards and Honors

President’s Fund for Excellence, University of the Arts | 2017

Nominee, PDN's 30: New and Emerging Photographers to Watch | 2014

Winner, Hearst 8x10 Biennial | 2013

Review Santa Fe Finalist | 2012

America: Now and Here, Artist Corps Grant | 2010

Fujifilm Award for Documentary Photography | 2006

Selected Group Exhibitions

“Bear/Hunt” Weil Gallery, Texas A&M, Corpus Christi, TX | 2017

“Call and Response” Sol Mednick Gallery, Philadelphia, PA | 2017

“Context: Art + Documentary” Perspective Gallery, Evanston, IL | 2017

“Take Aim” Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ | 2016

"Casual Business" Kitchen Table Gallery, Philadelphia, PA | 2015

"A Generous Medium" President's Office Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA | 2015 

"Photobook" Vivid Solutions Gallery, Washington, DC | 2014

"Past Imperfect Time" Museum of Contemporary History, Plovdiv, Bulgaria | 2014

"Slideluck Amsterdam" Felix and Foam, Amsterdam, NL | 2014

"Contemporary Youth" Dossier Outpost, New York, NY | 2014

"Of the Afternoon #6" Darnley Gallery, London, England | 2014

"One Place or Another" Aviary Gallery, Boston, MA | 2014

"I Fear for my Safety" Futhermore, Washington DC | 2014

"Backwards Glance Over Traveled Roads" Gravy Gallery, Philadelphia, PA | 2014

"School of Art Faculty Exhibition" University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA | 2014

"Well Hung" The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA | 2013

"Hearst 8x10 Biennial" Hearst Gallery, New York, NY | 2013

"Photocopy Philadelphia" Napolean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA | 2013

"Faculty Biennial" Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA | 2012

"Re(as)semble" Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA | 2012

"The Print Center's 84th Annual International Competition: Photography" Philadelphia, PA | 2012

"Making It: Alumni Exhibition" The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA | 2011

“Summer Photo Show 2011” The Lunchbox Gallery, Miami, FL | 2011

“RISD MFA Thesis Exhibition” Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, RI | 2011

“America, America.”  Gellman Gallery, RISD Museum, Providence, RI | 2010

“Five by Seven: RISD MFA Photography Biennial” Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI | 2010

“First” Red Eye Gallery, Providence, RI | 2009

“Blood, Sweat, Emulsion” Icebox Gallery, Philadelphia, PA | 2006

“Collected Vision II” Stare Gallery at Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA; George School, Newtown, PA | 2006

Publications

Good Sick (Monograph), GOST Books | 2018 (Forthcoming)

Super Special, Issue Two, Volume Two, VUU | 2015

Aint Bad Magazine | 11/19/2015

"Bernard Katz Glass: Using Social Media to Shape Small Business Saturday Sucess" AMEX OpenForum | 11/7/14

SoSo, Oranbeg Press | 2014

Of the Afternoon, Issue 6 | 2014

"Interleaves" Oranbeg Press | 2014

"A Cut Above: How Black Barbershops Support Their Communities" AMEX OpenForum | 2/7/14

"Old Idea to Fix Inner Cities Gets New Name: 'Promise Zones'" Bloomberg Businessweek | 1/27/14 - 2/2/14

"Petty Thieves Number Three" Empty Stretch | 2013

"Briar Patch" (Monograph) Parts and Labor Books | 2013

The Photo Review, Volume 30 Number 3 | 2013

"Average American's of the Right Type" Fraction Magazine, Issue 46 | 2013

"Problemata Physica One" (With an essay by Andy Adams) | 2012

Press

“We Look at the Same Pictures, We See Different Things: Thoughts on Jordan Baumgarten’s difficult images from Philadelphia” Medium | 10/19/17

“Why We Hunt” PDN Photo of the Day | 10/21/16

"In the Galleries" The Washington Post | 11/28/14

"What to do this First Friday" Philadelphia City Paper | 3/6/14

"Jóvenes, 'Hip' Y En Philly: Artistas Nuevos" Al Día | 12/8/13

"Interview: Jordan Baumgarten on Briar Patch" Photo-eye Blog | 11/8/13

"Jordan Baumgarten Packs Heat Instead of Film" VICE Magazine | 9/20/13

Flak Photo | 4/5/13

PDN Photo of the Day | 4/1/13

Public Lectures 

Texas A&M, Corpus Christie, TX | 10/13/17 

Philadelphia Photo League | 4/10/15

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center | 9/28/13

Visiting Artist

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA | 10/30/17

The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ | 10/27/17

Texas A&M, Corpus Christie | 10/9/17-10/13/17

Moore College of Art and Design | 2/9/15

Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, Portland, ME | 12/11/13

Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA | 4/8/13

Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA | 1/17/13

Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT | 10/3/12

Teaching

Senior Lecturer, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA | 2011-

Adjunct Instructor, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA | 2011-2015

Instructor, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI | 2011