Gabriel Geng is a New York based artist and photographer whose work examines reflection of the interaction of Chinese and American contemporary cultural ideologies with the social status quo. Geng integrated handwriting into his work, along with the images, to create a comprehensive and complete scenario.

He received his MFA in photography from Columbia College Chicago, and BS in Economics with Financial Applications from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Eddie Adams Workshop XXXI Alumn.


2016-2018 MFA in Photography (candidate), Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

2012-2016 BS in Financial Application Economics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, USA 



2018 FotoFilmic’18 International Film Photography Competition Spring Shortlist Winner, Vancouver, Canada

2018 XXXI Eddie Adams Workshop

2019   SPE Media Festival, Cleveland, OH

2019 Emerging Photographer, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS

Solo Exhibitions

2019 “Where To Go” Solo Exhibition, Jinan, China

Selected Exhibitions

2017 Pingyao International Photography Festival, Shanxi, China

2017 (IN)TRANSIT, Manifest Urban Arts Festival, Chicago, IL

2018 Photography MFA 2018 Thesis Exhibition, Chicago, IL

2019 Taking Pictures: 2019 exhibition at Black Box Gallery, Chicago, IL

2019 Inside the Box at the Arts of Life OPEN gallery, Chicago, IL

2019   SPE Media Festival, Cleveland, OH

2019 Midwest Photo Emerge Exhibition, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS

2019 Conception Art Show, New York City, NY

2019 Portraiture: Through the Lens at Black Box Gallery, Chicago, IL

Lectures / Talks / Panels

2018 “My Generation”, Columbia College Chicago, USA

2019 Interview by Conception Art

Published Work:
2018 Interview and Photo, <Brush Talks> Volume 3, No. 1 (Winter/Spring 2018)


2016 Southern Methodist University NCAA Football Team

2019 Hugo Boss in New York Fashion Week


2018 Photo Assistant for Photographer Wenjun Liang

2019 Lighting Assistant for Milk Studio