Roe Ethridge was born in 1969 in Miami and received a BFA in Photography at The College of Art in Atlanta, GA. His work has been shown extensively in the United States and internationally, including: GRETER NEW YORK, MOMA/PS1 (2000); THE AMERICANS, Barbican Center, London (2001); HELLO MY NAME IS…, Carnegie Museum of Art (2002), MOMENTUM 4: ROE ETHRIDGE, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2005); The Whitney Biennial (2008); Les Recontres D’Arles, France (2010); and NEW PHOTOGRAPHY 2010, Museum of Modern Art, New York (2010).