Born in Detroit in 1987,  Jarod Lew started photographing shortly after graduating Michigan State University with a BFA in Studio Art with a concentration in graphic design. 

Selected Group Exhibition

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri (October 6th 2017- January 7 2018)

Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas (June 8- September 10, 2017)

Tacoma Art Museum, Washington (February 4- May 14 2017)

Photoville 2016 PDN Container (Brooklyn, New York) 2016

Facing Change: Documenting Detroit at the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan) 2016 

Outwin Boochever Portrait Show 2016 (National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.) 2016

FotoFilmic 14 Shortlist #1 (Vancouver, CA) 2014

Portraits 2014 with guest curator Amy Arbus (Fort Collins, CO) 2014

SEE ME Creatives on the Rise (New York, NY) 2013


PDN Exposure Award 2016

Rangefinder Storytellers Award 2015


Michigan State University BFA Studio Art w/concentration in graphic design 2009