Brittany Nelson works with 19th century photographic chemistry techniques and abstraction to disrupt the perpetuation of tradition in her medium. She received her MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art, and her BA from Montana State University. Select solo and group exhibitions include Morgan Lehman Gallery (New York, NY), PATRON Gallery (Chicago, IL),  David Klein Gallery (Detroit, MI), Sadie Halie Projects (Minneapolis, MN), Brooklyn Academy of Music (Brooklyn, NY), The Newcomb Art Museum (New Orleans, LA), The Cranbrook Art Museum (Bloomfield Hills, MI), and the Houston Center for Photography (Houston, TX). She is the recipient of a 2015 Creative Capital Grant in Visual Arts and a Theo Westenberger Foundation Grant for advancing women in the arts, and her work has been featured in publications such as The New Yorker, WIRED, Collector Daily, and New Art Examiner.