Education

Parsons School of Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Photography, Class of 2017

 

Selected Exhibitions; Events; Publications:

2018

-"February First Thursday - Creative Debuts x Ello," group show at Black and White Building; Shoreditch, London, U.K. February.

2017

-"Black Boy Feelings Book Preview," preview event, art and music showcase for Black Boy Feelings Volume 1: Boyhood; World Money Gallery; Brooklyn, NY. January.

-"Black Boy Feelings Release Party," release party, art and music showcase for Black Boy Feelings Volume 1: Boyhood; Babycastles; New York, NY. April.

-"Parsons BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition," group show at Milk Gallery; New York, NY. May.

-"East New York in Bloom," group show at ARTs East NY Gallery; Brooklyn, NY. May.

-"Sankofa Sessions: July 11 - Groundings," reading and multimedia exhibition with Iset Sankofa at Stones Throw; Kingston, Jamaica. July.

-"Lunch Time Lyme Series: Black Boy Feelings with Jeana Lindo," reading at the National Library of Jamaica; Kingston, Jamaica. July.

-"Brotha," month-long group show at The Overlook gallery in Chicago, IL. Featured in the Chicago Tribune. August 17, 2017. Photography also used in promotional materials for the exhibition.

-"(under)REPRESENT(ed)," month-long group show at Aronson Gallery at Parsons School of Design; New York, NY. October.

-"Treble Tuesdays with Holyrad Studio," group show at Elsewhere Space; Brooklyn, NY. October.

 

2016

-Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum: February 2016. Portrait of Latasha Alcindor by Jeana Lindo on printed materials for event.

-“Beauty Undefined,” gallery showing/charity event for survivors of human trafficking with Beauty for Freedom; Gallery 51; New York, NY. March.

-“PhotoFeast Pin-Up Show,” group show at Parsons, The New School; New York, NY. April.

-"Interpretation: Monumental Public Space & the Human," group exhibition; The StateHermitage Museum. St. Petersburg, Russia. June.

-“Antique Black,” group show at artist studio; New York, NY. September.

-“We Sent a Student Photographer Backstage at Fashion Week and This Is What Happened,”

slideshow of backstage photos from Dennis Basso show on TeenVogue.com, September 2016

- These Designers Are Taking Over NYFW, and They Haven't Even Graduated From College Yet”, writing and photos for article on TeenVogue.com, September 14, 2016

-Photo Assistant to Tyler Mitchell for State of the Union editorial spread in Nylon's November 2016 print issue.

 

2015

-"Farewell to the Upper West Side Concert, Curated, Hosted, and Conducted by Nell Flanders," group exhibiton at Mannes School of Music; New York, NY. April.

-Afrofuturism Conference 2015. The New School. Work included in group exhibition; New York, NY. May.

- Adorama student photo contest finalist. New York, NY. July.

-"Thugs & Elegant Black Ladies," solo exhibition at TunnelVision Gallery; Brooklyn, NY. August.

-“New Caribbean Cinema Film Screening: Ring Di Alarm,” short film screening and Q & A session with Storm Saulter organized by Jeana Lindo at The New School; New York, NY. November.

-“Sehiii Live,” featured artist at Sehiii Gallery for the week of November 18, 2015; Brooklyn, NY.

-“Lost Kids Photography Exhibition,” group show at HolyRad Studio; Brooklyn, NY. November.

-“Welcome Home,” charity event for homeless youth with Safe Horizon at The New School; New York, NY. December.

 

Books, Magazines, Selected Blogs:

- “Elegant Black Ladies,” book by Jeana Lindo. released October 2015.

-“This Photography Student Wants To Empower the ‘Carefree Black Girl’ With Her New Book,” featured article on okayafrica.com, November 5, 2015

-“They are Precious Beyond Measure: Through Her Lens,” blog post on beautyforfreedom.org, April 2016

-“Kid Reporter Marianne Nacanaynay Interviews Jeana Lindo on Elegant Black Ladies, Photography and Racism”, article on indykids.org, a news website written by children and teens, March 25, 2016

- "Black Boy Feelings - Volume 1: Boyhood," compiled by Richard Bryan and Jeana Lindo. released January 2017.

-”HEY, YOU’RE COOL! RICHARD BRYAN AND JEANA LINDO” , article on Mass Appeal, April 13, 2017

- “Black Boy Feelings Book Leaves Toxic Concepts Of Black Masculinity Behind”, article on Huffington Post Black Voices, April 13, 2017

- MEET: Jeana Lindo, feature on LOUD Lotus, April 13, 2017

-”'Black Boy Feelings' Explores The Emotions Of Young Black Men Through Diverse Art”, article on Blavity, April 18, 2017

-This new book explores black men’s feelings on masculinity and boyhood, article on PBS Newshour, April 28, 2017

-'blackboyfeelings' combats toxic stereotypes through art, article on i-D, May 8, 2017

-Talking Representation, Masculinity and Emotional  Expression With the Creators of "Black Boy Feelings", article on Paper, July 18, 2017

-Summer Portfolio: Jeana Lindo, feature on Musee Magazine, August 3, 2017

 

Employment History:

-Photo Lab Technician at The New School

October 2016 – December 2016 New York, NY

-Documentation Specialist for Parsons Scholars Program at The New School

September 2016 – December 2016 New York, NY

-Teacher’s Assistant for Digital Photography Class at The New School

August 2016 (2 week intensive summer course) New York, NY

-Production Assistant on set of Abra’s “Come 4 Me” Music Video

April 2016 Brooklyn, NY

-Staff Writer/Photographer at Or Does It Explode

September 2015 – February 2016 (5 months) New York, NY

-Freelance Photographer/Writer at Jamaicans.com

September 2014 – Present

-Computer Lab Assistant at The New School

September 2015 – February 2016 (6 months)

-Fashion Intern at Rochambeau

January 2014 – May 2014 (5 months) New York, New York

-Residence Hall Office Assistant at The New School

November 2013 – May 2014 (7 months) New York, New York

-Freelance Photographer/Writer at Sun-Sentinel TeenLink

June 2012 – August 2013 (1 year 3 months) South Florida

*awarded Best Photographer and Correspondent of the Year in 2013