Ben Thorp Brown was born in 1983 in New York, USA, where he lives and works. He received a B.A. at Williams College, an M.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and attended the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program. Brown was the recipient of the John Quincy Adams MFA Fellowship from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Leonhardt Cassullo Video Fellowship at Creative Time, and the Florence J. Chandler travel fellowship from Williams College. His videos have been shown at MoMA's Documentary Fortnight, Harvard Film Archive, Images Festival, and in exhibitions and presentations at The Whitney Museum (New York), SculptureCenter (New York), and MoMA PS1 (New York). He is a participant in the 2014–2015 LMCC Workspace Residency, a visiting scholar at NYU, and a 2015 Artist-in-Residence at the Chinati Foundation.


Ben Thorp Brown: Greater New York (group show)

October 11, 2015 – March 7, 2016
MoMA PS1, New York, USA

Ben Thorp Brown: 24/7: the human condition (group show)

July 11 – October 04, 2015
MAK, Vienna, Austria

Ben Thorp Brown: The Art of the Deal (screening & discussion)

Thursday, April 16, 2015, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Cabinet Magazine, New York, USA

Exhibitions at Bischoff Projects

Solo Exhibitions:


Ben Thorp Brown: Speculative Presence, Bischoff Projects, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.


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