Jonathan Hollingsworth

Lives and works in New York City


Houston Center for Photography, Houston TX, 2008, What We Think Now
Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY 2007 What We Think Now
Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM 2007 What We Think Now
UC Riverside/California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA 2006 What We Think Now
18th Street Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, 2005 What We Think Now
Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA, 2003, Tomfoolery


Street Art Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2016, Crossing Borders / Crossing Boundaries
Bursa Fotofest, Bursa, Turkey, 2012, Traces of Humanity
Voices Breaking Boundaries, Houston, TX, 2008, Words for Peace 5: Condemn Invasion
Barrister’s Gallery, New Orleans, LA, 2007, PHOTONOLA 2
Unit D, Santa Fe, NM, 2007, The Greatest
AD Collective, Santa Fe, NM, 2007, Sugar After 6 pm
Arden Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA, 2006, U.S. Love Affair
Metro Gallery, Silverlake, CA, 2006, Everyday L.A.
BGH Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA, 2005, Twisted Christmas
Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA, 2005, Demise of Democracy?
Track 16 Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA, 2005, Fear Dust: Fallout of the Invasion
Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA, 2005, Get It Off Your Chest
L.A. Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA, 2004, Snap to Grid
I-5 Gallery, Brewery Arts Complex, Los Angeles, CA, 2004, L.A. League of Photographers
Don O’Melveny Gallery, West Hollywood, CA, 2004, West Hollywood Art Walk


Rojo, Jamie and Harrington, Steven. "Borders And Boundaries: A Multi-Disciplinary Exhibit At St. Petersburg’s Street Art Museum." Huffington Post, July 27, 2016
"Missing Migrants: Part 1," Lacey & Larkin Frontera, March 24, 2015
Romero, Luiz. "Lost at the Border.", February 10, 2015.
Mandell, Jonathan. "Upsizing the Flea." American Theater, Vol. 30, No. 5, May/June 2014.
Gioia, Michael. "World Premiere of The Mysteries, Retelling of the Bible.", April 3, 2014.
Prendergast, Curt. "Shedding Light on Border Deaths in Santa Cruz County," Nogales Intl News, January 7, 2014.
Miller, Todd. "War on the Border." The New York Times, August 18, 2013.
Dunlap, David W. "Landmarks in History of Gay Rights, Found and Lost." The New York Times, June 27, 2013.
Reineke, Robin. "Lost in the System." NACLA Report on the Americas, Vol. 46, No. 2.
Boccella, Kathy. "Identity Sleuth." Bryn Mawr Alumnae Bulletin, May, 2013.
Portwood, Jerry. "Popnography: Remembering the Rawhide.", April 23, 2013
Capelo, Sara. "Objects Offer Clues to Identify Human Remains." Sabado (Portugal), March 28, 2013.
Kuhn, Philip. "If the American Dream Ends in the Desert." Die Welt (Germany), February 16, 2013
Spill, Sefanie. "The Remains of the Dream of Happiness." Stern (Germany), February 5, 2013
Uitterlinden, Nora. "Book Review: Left Behind." GUP, January 24, 2013
Jurich, Joscelyn. "Best Books - Book Reviews: Left Behind." photo-eye Blog, January 17, 2013.
Reineke, Robin. "Arizona: Naming the Dead from the Desert." BBC News Magazine, January 16, 2013.
Featured Book: Left Behind. Le Journal de la Photographie, January 9, 2013
Goodwin, Mary. Review of Left Behind. Fraction Magazine, Issue 46, January, 2013
"PDN Photo of the Day: Left Behind (10 Images)" Photo District News Online, December 27, 2012
Moss, John. "200 Days, 200 Photo Books: #163." Album, Magazin für Fotografie (Germany), December 20, 2012
Birnbaum, Robert. "The Best Photo Books of 2012." The Daily Beast, December, 2012
Blaustein, Jonathan. "This Week in Photography Books - Jonathan Hollingsworth.", November 2, 2012
McWhorter, Melanie. "In-Print Photobook Video #5: Left Behind." photo-eye Blog, October 29, 2012
Glionna, John M. "Arizona County's Grim Lost and Found." The Los Angeles Times, October 17, 2012
"The Critics: Books: Left Behind" The Independent on Sunday (UK), September 30, 2012
Copobres, Casy. "Photos: Left Behind: Life and Death Along the Arizona Border." Fox News Latino, March 6, 2012
Risch, Conor. “From the Ashes.” Photo District News, September, 2011
Kahmann, Roy, ed. Book Round-up. GUP, The Black Issue, Issue 20, 2009
Gray, Richard. “Ten Ideas.” Ten Magazine, Winter, 2008
Riggs, Jonathan. Interview, Instinct Magazine, November, 2008
Alvarez, Olivia Flores, ed. Slideshow: What We Think Now, Houston Weekly, March, 2008
Mahoney, Brian K., ed. Chronogram: Hudson Valley, September, 2007

Ross, Alex. “The Greatest.” THE Magazine, September, 2007

Fischer, Zane. “Undead D.” The Santa Fe Reporter, July 25, 2007

Cooke-Romero, Elizabeth. “The Writing’s on the Flashcard.” The Pasatiempo Jan. 5, 2007
Hardie, Harry. 12 images from What We Think Now. London Times Magazine, Dec. 2006
Swerdlin, Ilana. Review of What We Think Now. Afterimage, Vol. 34, #5

Goodwin, Mary. Review of What We Think Now. photo-eye Magazine, Winter, 2006
Grant, Japhy. “On the Walls Now: What We Think Now.” Frontiers Newsmagazine, August 22, 2006
Jusinki, Charlotte. “Operation: Iraqi Confusion.” Pick of the Week: Santa Fe Reporter, August 15, 2006
O’Brien, Pat. “Distinctive Views from Across America.” The Riverside Press Enterprise, August 5, 2006
Santiago, Soledad. “Weighing in on War.” Pasatiempo: The New Mexican, August 4, 2006

Nichols, Natalie. “Fear Itself.” Los Angeles City Beat, March 19, 2005

Schoenkopf, Rebecca. “Nippley Sweetness and Light.” Orange County Weekly, April 15, 2005


Photo-eye's Best Books of 2012: Selected by Jonathan Blaustein & Melanie McWhorter
The Daily Beast's Best Photo Books of 2012
What We Think Now selected as one of the year’s best 100 photography books, Photo Espana, 2007


Printed Matter, New York City, October, 2012
Houston Center for Photography, February, 2008
Center for Photography at Woodstock, September, 2007
Santa Fe Art Institute, January, 2007
Marion Center for Photography, College of Santa Fe, December, 2006
University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, October, 2006
UC Riverside / California Museum of Photography, August, 2006


Left Behind, Dewi Lewis Publishing, 2012
Everybody I Ever Met in L.A., 2008
What We Think Now, 2006


Center for Photography at Woodstock


Otis College of Art and Design, Photography, 2003-2005, Los Angeles, CA
Northwestern University, Bachelor of Arts, 2000, Evanston, IL