Ashleigh Coleman

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Solo Exhibitions

2022 | HOLD NOTHING BACK | PhotoSC, Columbia, SC

2022 | HOLD NOTHING BACK | Greenville Technical College, Greenville, SC

2022 | HOLD NOTHING  BACK | Converse University, Milliken Gallery, Spartanburg, SC

2021 | HOLD NOTHING  BACK | Fischer Galleries, Jackson, MS

2020 | JOURNEYS, Claire Elizabeth Gallery, New Orleans

2019 | THEOLOGY OF WONDER, Claire Elizabeth Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2019 | IT'LL DO TILL A MESS GETS HERE, Paul Conlan Exhibit, Concord, GA

2018 | PIECE OF HEART, Center for the Study of Southern Culture, University of Mississippi, Gammill Gallery

2018 | PIECE OF HEART, Oxford Treehouse Gallery, Oxford, MS

2017 | PIECE OF HEART, Slow Exposures PopUp Tour, Zebulon, GA

2017 | RUNES, The Fischer Galleries, Jackson, MS

Due South Co.

2020 | Between the Margins | Meadows Museum of Art, Shreveport, LA

2020 | Between the Margins | Southeast Center for Photography | Greenville, SC

2019 | Four Kinds of Y’all | Dickies Building, Jackson, MS

2018 | Four Kinds of Y’all | Zebulon, GA

2018 | DUE SOUTH | The Cotton Museum, Memphis, TN

Group Exhibitions

2022 | SUMMER, Southside Gallery, Oxford, MS

2022 | MISSISSIPPI ARTS and LETTERS, Fischer Gallery, Jackson, MS

2021 | MISSISSIPPI INVITATIONAL, Mississippi Museum of Art

2021 | PHOTO EXHIBIT, StonehengeGallery, Montgomery, AL, juried by Sarah Kennel

2020 | CURRENTS 2020, Ogden Contemporary Arts,curated by Kilolo Luckett

2020 | A YELLOW ROSE PROJECT, The Front, New Orleans, LA 

2020 | LOOKING AT APPALACHIA, Juliet Art Museum, Charleston, WV

2020 | A YELLOW ROSE | Spectra Gallery, The University of New Mexico

2020 | SOUTH ARTS STATE FELLOWSHIP EXHIBIT, Bo Bartlett Center, Columbus, GA

2020 | 14TH JULIA MARGARET CAMERON, Barcelona, Spain, Juried by Elizabeth Avedon

2020 | ARTIST/MOTHER,Nashville, TN, curated by Allison Reimus

2019 | WHAT SHE SEES,The Lola, Atlanta, GA, curated by Kristen Cahill

2019 | LOOKING ATAPPALACHIA, Drinko Library, Marshall University, Huntington, WV

2019 | BIENNIAL MISSISSIPPI INVITATIONAL, Greenville Arts Council, Greenville, MS

2019 | LOOKING AT APPALACHIA, 2019, Massillon Museum, OH, curated by Roger May

2019 | SOUTHERNCURRENTS, Atlanta Photograph Group, Atlanta

2019 | NO/JXN, The Barrister’s Gallery, New Orleans, LA, Curated by Doyle Gertjejansen

2019 | THE CURRATED FRIDGE, Cambridge, MA, Juried by Sarah Kennel

2018 | ROADSIDE JESUS, Louisville, KY, Juried by Michael Howard

2018 | SWEET 16, Slow Exposures, GA, Juried by Aline Smithson & Alexa Dilworth

2018 | 24th ANNUAL MEMBERS EXHIBITION, Griffin Museum, MA, Juried by Richard McCabe

2018 | NATIONAL COMPETITION, Soho Gallery, NYC, Juried by Paula Tognarelli

2018 | VIEWS OF THE DELTA, Museum of the Mississippi Delta, Greenwood, MS

2018 | AMERICAN SPLENDOUR, iLon Gallery, NYC, Jurors: Jon Feinstein, David Rosenberg, Hannah Frieser, Loni Efron, Ruben Natal-San Miguel

2018 | ARTFIELDS, Lake City, South Carolina

2018 | PORTRAITS, A Smith Gallery, Juried by Alyssa Coppelman

2017 | THE WOMEN’S SHOW, The Living Room Gallery, Water Valley, MS

2017 | PLACES IN THE LAND, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS

2017 | LOOKING AT APPALACHIA, West Virginia University Libraries, Morgantown, WV

2017 | THE PORTRAIT SHOW, SXSE Gallery, Molena, GA, Juried by Elizabeth Avedon

2017 | ONE NIGHT STAND: Motel Art Show, Oxford, MS, Curated Erin Austen Abbott

2017 | PIECE OF HEART, On the Square, Greenville, GA

2016 | THE RURAL SOUTH, Slow Exposures, GA, Juried by David Carol & Eliot Dudik

Grants & Awards

2022           Mississippi Arts and Letters Photography Award Recipient 

2021            Mississippi Arts Commission Individual Artist Grant

2020           State Fellow for Mississippi

2017            Mississippi Arts Commission Mini Grant


Do Good Fund, Columbus, GA

Mississippi Museum of Art

Duke University: Archive of Documentary Arts, Durham, NC

Private Collections across the United States, Europe & Australia

Print Publications

2022 In this Charming Southern Town, Travel + Leisure, July 2022

2022 Carolina Arts, Vol. 26, No.3, March 2022

2019 Remembering Emmett Till, Dave Tell, contributed photographs

2019 Southern Living, June 2019 Issue

2018 Oxford Magazine, Artist Interview, October 2018

2018 Click Magazine, Interview, July 2018

2017 Garden & Gun Magazine: Ernest and Me, October/November 2017

2017 Okra Magazine, "Art of a Lost Town", Rodney, MS, November 2017

2017 Okra Magazine: "Gee’s Bend Quilters: Putting it all Together", November 2017

2017 Portico Magazine: “Mississippi’s Lost Cities”, June 2017

2016 Let’s Explore Magazine: “A Mississippi Junction: Photographs and text by Ashleigh Coleman” Fall 2016

2016 Oxford American Magazine: “Solemnity”Fall 2016

2016 Southern Glossary Magazine: “AshleighColeman” Spring/Summer 2016


2020  A Yellow Rose Project, Ashleigh Coleman

2019 Mississippi Folklife, All Cities: Meridian with Due South Co.

2019 Mississippi Folklife, Haunted by a Ghost Town: Rodney, MS.

2018 Lenscratch, Piece of Heart

2018 Local Analog, Slowing Down with Ashleigh Coleman, Jackson, MS

2018 Mississippi Folklife, Cast Down Thy Bucket

2018 Click Magazine Online, Shooting Film

2018 Backroad Planet, Searching for Emmett Till:A Mississippi Delta Pilgrimage

2017 Strant Magazine, “A Brief Interview with Ashleigh Coleman”

2017 Richard Photo Lab, “Richard’s Photographer Spotlight”

2017 Strant Magazine, “Pictures WithoutWords- Vol 001, Issue 001”

2016 Time LightBox, “51 Instagram Photographers to Follow in the U.S.”

2016 Looking At Appalachia, Toccopola, MS

2016 Salt Magazine: “Boats of the World”

2016 Don’t Take Pictures, Photo of the Day

2016 Oxford American, Eyes on the South: “The Encroaching Tangle”

2016 Backroad Planet: “The Haunting Town ofRodney, Mississippi”

2016 Salt Magazine: “Damariscotta River”

2016 Southern Glossary: “Ashleigh Coleman”

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