Vaughn Spann lives and works in New Haven, Connecticut. He received a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from Rutgers University in 2014 and an MFA from Yale School of Art in 2018. Spann was a recipient of the 2017 Alice Kimball Traveling Fellowship. He has been invited to participate in numerous exhibitions which include shows at half Gallery, Almine Rech Gallery, Night Gallery, David Castillo gallery and The August Wilson Center. His work is represented within various public and private institutions which include the Rubell Family Collection and Credit Suisse amongst others. Spann is currently completing the first inaugural year as a Next Haven Resident, brainchild of MacArthur Genius grant fellow, Titus Kaphar.