After a significant and impactful journey as a Photography Instructor and Chair of the School of Media at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, followed by a stretch as a Professional Brewer, Anderson English returns to the visual narratives of the human experience, the environments, and the intersections where they may meet. Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he has produced image content for general/regional interest publications, non-profit organizations, small businesses, and regional/national newspapers.
Freelance editorial assignments have been completed for:
The American Bar Association
The Business Journal of New Jersey
New Jersey Monthly
The Squam Lakes Conservation Society
The Newark Star-Ledger
The New York Times
Images from self-generated projects have been presented regionally, nationally and are included in private collections. Selected solo and group exhibitions include The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Augustana College Art Gallery, Illinois; The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pennsylvania; Fe Gallery, Pennsylvania; Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, Pennsylvania; New Jersey Center for Visual Arts; Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, New Hampshire; The Pittsburgh Center for the Arts; St. Louis Community College, Missouri; The University of Iowa; Westminster College Art Gallery, Pennsylvania.
Awards include The Greater Pittsburgh Artist Opportunity Grant from ProArts – now the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council - and the Leon Arkus Jump-Start Award from the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh 89th Annual Juried Exhibition at The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pennsylvania.
With much gratitude to his family and his high school teacher, where it all began, Anderson received his BFA in Photography from Ohio University and his MFA in Photography from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Anderson is available for assignments regionally, nationally, and globally.