EdwardSymesIV_1

b. 1981 Washington, DC
lives and works in New York City
esymes@hereandnowfilms.com

EDUCATION
2014 MFA Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
2005 BA Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio

WORK EXPERIENCE
2011-2012 co-Founder and Director of Frontrunner Gallery, New York, NY.
2009-Present Co-founder Frontrunner Magazine, New York, NY.
2006-Present Founder/Principle at Here and Now Films, Washington, DC & New York, NY.

PRESS

Portable Artist Studios – Venison Magazine

‘Flesh and Metal’ at Stanford’s Cantor Arts Center.  SFGATE.

‘Flesh and Metal’ SFMOMA at Stanford’s Cantor Arts Center. San Jose Mercury News

Can’t Fake This. Beautiful Decay Magazine.

The ChiBeCa Project.  Wonderland Magazine

A Photo Show Hearty Magazine. Frontrunner Gallery. May 2011

New Kid on the Block: Frontrunner Gallery. Frontrunner Gallery Tribeca Citizen. August 2011.

Faces of Occupy Wall Street. Frontrunner Gallery. METRO NY, Daily Beast, AWL, The Gothamist. November 2011.

Bryn McConnell: Looked. Frontrunner Gallery. BOMB Magazine January 2012

Andre Woolery Bruised Thumbs. Frontrunner Gallery. Forbes.com,Village Voice Blog, Huffington Post, Daily Mail UK, Complex, Curbs and Stoops, Black Enterprise, BET.com, February 2012

The Cave by Corinne Beardsley Frontrunner Gallery. Whitewall Magazine, THE 22 MAGAZINE, Art-Rated

The ChiBeCa Project by Leah Overstreet. Frontrunner Gallery. DNAinfo, TIMEOUT

Portrait of Jackson Women with Leah Overstreet.

Delta Diary. Frontrunner Magazine.

Can’t Hold Me Back Lensbaby Promo with Ella Manor

Four Walls with Indira Cesarine in Untitled Magazine

Los Medicos premier at Jackson Hole Film Festival. LIFE Magazine