Naima Green is a Brooklyn-based artist and educator currently living in Mexico City. She holds an MFA in Photography from ICP–Bard, an MA from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a BA from Barnard College, Columbia University. Green presented two solo exhibitions in 2018 – All the black language and A Collective Utterance. Her work has been featured in exhibitions at MASS MoCA (2018), International Center of Photography (2019, 2018), Houston Center for Photography (2017), Bronx Museum (2017), BRIC (2019, 2016, 2015), Arsenal Gallery (2018, 2015) and Macy Gallery (2014, 2013). Green has been an artist-in-residence at the Bronx Museum (2016), Vermont Studio Center (2015), and recipient of the Myers Art Prize at Columbia University (2013).

Her artist books are collected by MoMA Library and International Center of Photography Library.

Green’s work has been published in Arts.BlackThe Atlantic, California Sunday, CulturedThe Fader, The NationNew York MagazineThe New York Times, Spot Magazine, and SPOOK, amongst others.


Portrait by  Rowan Renee

Portrait by Rowan Renee