Tim Barber

Tim Barber grew up in Amherst Massachusetts, lived for a few years in the mountains of Northern Vermont, studied photography in Vancouver B.C. and now lives in New York City. A photographer, curator and designer, Barber founded the online gallery and image archive tinyvices.com (2005-2012), which evolved into time-and-space.tv (2013-2016), a curated community platform for artists. Barber co-curated the inaugural New York Photo Festival (2008), curated & edited a series of five monographs published by the Aperture Foundation (2008) and launched the independent publishing house TV Books (2008-2010).

For print inquiries please contact : timbarbernyc@gmail.com

For all commercial inquiries please contact Rebecca McCubbin at Supervison

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Apartamento, Aperture, Apology, American Photography, Amuse, Another Man, Blackbook, Bullett, Capricious, Cultured, Das Magazin, Dazed & Confused, Elle, Elle Girl Japan, The Fader, Fisheye, Foam, Free Thinkers, French Marie Claire, Glamour Spain, GQ China, Hobo, ID, Intersection, Inventory, The Journal, Kennedy, Lady, L'Officiel Hommes, Malibu, Marie Claire, Maxim, Millions, Monster Children, Muse, The Nation, Nasty Gal, Neon, New York Magazine, New York Times T Style, Nieves, Nylon, North Drive Press, Numero Tokyo, Opening Ceremony, Oxford American, Oyster, Pig Quarterly, Popular, Port, Purple, Rolling Stone, Refinery 29, Russh, Sleek, Studio Voice, Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin, Sup, Teen Vogue, Tokion, Twin, Untitled, Vein, Vice, Vogue, Vogue Homme Japan, Vogue Homme France, Vogue Italia, Wall Street Journal, Wire, Zeit.

Adidas, Air BnB, aNYthing, Asos, Call It Spring, Casio, Chairlift, Champion, Converse, Bershka, Billionaire Boys Club, Burton, Club Monico, Cynthia Rowley, Freemans Sporting Club, French Connection, Ghurka, Glassons, Jigsaw, Lacoste, Levi's, Linda Farrow, Loeffler Randall, Mr. Porter, Nasty Gal, Nike, Nokia, Nomia, Nordstroms, Opening Ceremony, Paper Denim, Phillip Lim, Reef, Refinery 29, Rodarte, Roxy, Stella McCartney, Sony, Sorel, Thompson Hotels, United Bamboo, Urban Outfitters, Wacko Maria, Woolrich, X-Girl, X-Large.

Guest Lectures
California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA
Columbia University, New York, NY
Emily Carr University of Art & Design, Vancouver Canada
FOAM Photography Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY
New Museum, New York, NY
New York Photo Festival, New York, NY
Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
School of the Art Insitute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
Syracuse University, Syacuse, NY
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Yale University, New Haven, CT

Selected Exhibitions (click grey texts for images)

Curated Exhibitions
"Apparatus" group exhibition, M+B Gallery, Los Angeles CA, July 2013
“Attachments” group exhibition (co-curated with Kathy Grayson), Hole Gallery, NY NY, October 2012
“Day Blink” Greg Halpern, Primary Photographic Gallery, New York, NY, October 2011
“Sunday Matinee” Brook Smith, Primary Photographic Gallery, New York, NY, September 2011
“Love My Way” Kate Steciw, Primary Photographic Gallery, New York, NY, July 2011
“Open Sesame (the blue floor show)”, Asian Song Society, New York, NY, July 2011
“Things” Asger Carlson, Primary Photographic Gallery, New York, NY, June 2011
“New Work New York” Levi’s Photo Workshop, New York, NY, October 2010
“New York Minute” (guest curator) Macro Future Museum, Rome, Italy, September 2009
“Vice Photo Issue Exhibition” (guest curator) Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, NY, July 2009
“TV Books Exhibition and Catalog Viewing” The Gallery Space @ 15Twenty, Los Angeles, CA, December 2008
“It Ain’t Fair” (guest curator) O.H.W.O.W., Miami, FL, December 2008
“TV Books Exhibition and Catalog Viewing” Hope Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November 2008
“TV Books Exhibition and Catalog Viewing” Studio Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada, August 2008
“TV Books Exhibition and Catalog Viewing”, Partners & Spade, New York, NY, June 2008
“Various Photographs” New York Photo Festival, New York, NY, March 2008
“tinyvices”, La Esquina Gallery, Kansas City, MO, October 2007
“tinyvices”, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO, September 2007
“tinyvices”, Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico, July 2007
“tinyvices”, The Gallery Soho, Clair de Rouen Books, London, England, May 2007
“tinyvices”, Colette Gallery, Paris, France, February 2007
“tinyvices”, Studio Bee, Tokyo, Japan, December 2006
“tinyvices”, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI, September 2006
“25 Bold Moves” (guest curator), House of Campari, New York, NY, 2006
“tinyvices.com”, Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York, NY, March 2006