Tajh Rust is a visual artist based in New York. He received his MFA from Yale in 2019 and BFA from Cooper Union in 2011. Rust was in the inaugural group of artists participating in the Black Rock Senegal artist residency in 2019.

Solo exhibitions include Reflections, Palm Springs Art Museum (2023); Somewhere in Between, Matthew Brown, Los Angeles (2022); and Where We Meet, Matthew Brown, Los Angeles (2020).

Recent group exhibitions include Open Call, The Shed, New York (2021); and I will wear you in my heart of heart, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York (2021); A Face Like Mine, Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT (2021); For Which It Stands, Ford Foundation Gallery & Assembly Room, New York (2020); Permutations, Sibler Gallery, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD (2019); Vernacular Interior, Hales Gallery, New York (2019); Familiar Boundaries. Infinite Possibilities, August Wilson Center, Pittsburgh, PA (2018); and Strange Beach, Fridman Gallery, New York (2018).


Matthew Brown Los Angeles


Tajh Rust


  • 2019 MFA, Yale University, School of Art, New Haven, CT
  • 2011 BFA, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY


Designed by Albert Hicks IV & Marcus Washington Jr.

Group Exhibitions


Designed by Albert Hicks IV & Marcus Washington Jr.