Trent Davis Bailey received his MFA from the California College of the Arts. He is the recipient of the 2015 Snider Prize from the Museum of Contemporary Photography and a 2014 Atlantic Philanthropies Grant awarded by the Magnum Foundation. In 2016, he was an artist-in-residence at Anderson Ranch Arts Center and a lecturer at the California College of the Arts. Bailey's work has been exhibited widely, including recent exhibitions at Robert Koch Gallery in San Francisco and Somerset House in London. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.