josephferriso{at}gmail.com

Joe Ferriso a native of Long Island, NY, and a graduate of Cooper Union, moved to San Francisco in 2009. Utilizing building materials like plywood and house paint, he creates colorful objects that play with ideas of perception and merge with existing architecture and the natural landscape. He is currently a 2018 MFA candidate at Stanford.

Education

Stanford University, MFA candidate 2018, Art Practice
The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, BFA, 2003

Solo Exhibitions

2017 – Park Life Gallery - Recent Works - SF
2015 - Park Life Gallery - Ajar - SF
2013 - Mesa - The Partly - SF
2011 - Daniel Weinberg Gallery - Superbities - LA
2010 - Heliopolis - I Used to Really Like Pablo Picasso - Brooklyn, NY

Group Exhibitions

2018 - Embark Gallery – Rule no Rule - SF
2018 - Brilliant Champions - Drift (two-person show) - NY
2018 - Sienna Patti Gallery - Fort Mason Firehouse - SF
2017 - Space 151 - Linchpin - SF
2017 - The Lab - Group Hang - SF
2017 - Incline Gallery - NFS - SF
2017 - Coulter Gallery - Hi5 - Stanford, CA
2016 - One Grand Gallery - Thing One Thing Two - Portland, OR
2016 - Ampersand International Arts - Palette - SF
2016 - Phoenix Institute of Contemporary Art - Meta Views - AZ
2015 - The Battery - SF
2015 - LA><ART - 10 Year Anniversary Benefit Auction - LA
2015 - Hashimoto Contemporary - Tomorrow - SF
2015 - Land and Sea - Mesa Group Show -SF
2015 - Age of Art Multiples - Mesa in LA – LA
2014 - SOMARTS - Headlands Center for the Arts Benefit Art Auction (Anzfer Farms) - SF
2014 - BAMPFA - The Possibles (Anzfer Farms) - Berkeley, CA  
2012 - The Popular Workshop - In The Fold (Anzfer Farms) - SF
2012 - Park Life Gallery - Holz (Anzfer Farms) - SF
2010 - Daniel Weinberg Gallery - Wall to Wall - LA
2010 - Caesar Chavez Art Gallery -  Portions (Anzfer Farms) – SFSU
2009 - Synthetic Zero - Templates - Bronx, NY
2008 - A Gathering of the Tribes - Platonia - NY
2007 - (TOAST) Tribeca Open Art Studio Tour - NY
2006 - Cafe Paradiso - Group Show - Honduras
2005 - Guild & Greyshkul - The General's Jamboree - NY
2003 - Houghton Gallery - Fender Bender – NY

Teaching Experience

2018 - Student Adjunct Professor - Stanford University
2016-2017 - Teaching Assistant - Stanford University
2017 - Visiting Lecturer - Art Academy at Oakland High School
2015 - Visiting Lecturer - University of California, Berkeley
2011 - Visiting Lecturer (Anzfer Farms) - City College of San Francisco
2010 - Visiting Lecturer (Anzfer Farms) - San Francisco State University
2006 - Visiting Lecturer - Universidad Pedagógica - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
2005 - Visiting Lecturer - Columbia University - NY
2004-2009 - Art Teacher - The Point Community Development Center -Bronx, NY

Other Work Experience

2015-2016 - Partnerships & Communications Assistant - Creative Growth -  Oakland, CA
2009-2015 - Co-Founder - Anzfer Farms - SF
2003-2009 - Head Assistant - Pamela Morgan Framing - NY