Tyler Rowland (b. 1978 Reno, NV) was raised in Phoenix, AZ and lives and works in New York City. He received his BA from Vassar College and his MFA from California Institute of the Arts. His artwork has been shown at Murray Guy Gallery, Mass MoCA, Jack Shainman Gallery, May 68, SEPTEMBER, Black Ball Projects, Incident Report Viewing Station, Rosenwald—Wolf Gallery at The University of the Arts, Box 13 Artspace, ESTHETICS AS A SECOND LANGUAGE, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, UNAM’s Casa del Lago, and Sala de Arte Publico Siqueiros. Rowland’s thirteen year live artwork Artist’s Uniform was featured in Dan Fox’s Pretentiousness: Why It Matters (2016). Rowland has taught art at Vassar College, Massachusetts College of Art, Northeastern University, and SOMA Summer and has worked at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Rowland currents teaches and serves as the BFA Fine Arts' Director of Operations at the School of Visual Arts.