Lives and works in New York, NY

1989         Born in Denver, CO


2014         Yale University, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

                 Master of Fine Arts in Painting & Printmaking

2011          Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA

                 Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude, Major: Studio Art

2010         Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Cortona, Italy

                 Merit Stipend Recipient


2017           (Jan 28-Jul 8) Jordan Casteel: Harlem Notes, Harvey B. Gantt Center, Charlotte, NC  

2015          Brothers, Sargent's Daughters, New York, NY

2014          Visible Man, Sargent's Daughters, New York, NY

                 The Gaze, The Study, Aisling Gallery, New Haven, CT


2017          (Mar 17 - May 6) March Madness, Fort Gansevoort, New York, NY

                  (Feb 3 - Mar 26) Occupancies, 808 Gallery, Boston University Art Galleries, Boston, MA

                  Man AliveJablonka Maruani Mercier Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2016          Do You See Me?, Diggs Gallery, Winston-Salem State University, Winston-Salem, NC

                  Tenses: Artist in Residence 2015-16, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

                 IntimismsJames Cohan, New York, NY

                  Imitation of Life, HOME, Manchester, UK

                 Learning to See Color, University of Denver School of Art, Vicki Myhren Gallery, Denver, CO

2015          Thats On Me, Paris Blues, Harlem, NY

                  Color II: Identity and Society, Kenyon College, Gund Gallery, Gambier, OH

                  Slo Jamz, Jessie Edelman Studio, Brooklyn, NY

2014          Sargent's Daughters, Sargent's Daughters, New York, NY

                  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale School of Art, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

                  13 Artists, Yale School of Art, 24/6.106.353.v.1 Alternative Space, New Haven, CT

2013          For ED: Splendor in the Grass with Olympic Lad and Lass, Yale School of Art, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

                  Second-Year Graduate Student Exhibition, Yale School of Art, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

2012          First-Year Graduate Student Exhibition, Yale School of Art, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT

       Celebrating the Culture of African-American Art, A Brookfield Invitational Exhibition at the Republic Plaza, Denver, CO

2011           Yasan: 100 Year of Womyn’s Struggle Ceremony and Sword, at Sellars Project Space, Denver, CO

                  CIAO: I Direttori, at Terminus 100, Atlanta, GA

                  Collage Arts Colloquium, Dalton Art Gallery, Atlanta, GA


2016         Assistant Professor of Painting, Department of Arts, Culture and Media, Rutgers University-Newark, Newark, NJ

2013         Teaching Assistant, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT (courses taught: Basic Drawing [W.Villalongo], Fall 2013)

2011-12     Teach For America, Special Educator, Denver Center for International Studies at Montbello, Denver, CO


2015        "Here/Say 3: Voicing a Politic", panelist, Barnard College, New York, NY   

2014        "Jordan Casteel in Conversation with Wardell Milan: Visible Man", Sargent's Daughters, New York, NY

                "Special Feature: Jordan Casteel", Hunter College, Black Male Initiative, New York, NY


2016          Sharpe-Walentas, Studio Program, DUMBO, NY

2015          Studio Museum in Harlem, Artist-In-Residence, Harlem, NY

                  Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), Process Space, Governor's Island, NY

                  Yaddo, Fellow, Saratoga Springs, NY

                  New American Paintings, No. 116, Northeast Issue

2014          Admissions Crew Co-Chief, Yale School of Art

                  Class Representative, Yale School of Art

2013          Gloucester Painting Prize Recipient, Yale School of Art

2011           Dalton Art Gallery Award, Decatur, GA