Gianna Commito Visiting Artist in Painting & Drawing

Feb 28, 2019

07:30 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

107 River Street, Iowa City, IA 52246

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Jeft  2019, casein and marble dust ground on panel, 30"X24"

Gianna Commito is represented by Rachel Uffner Gallery in New York City and has been included in exhibitions at Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; The Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH; Lehman College Art Department, New York, NY; Webster State University, Ogden, UT; MOCA Cleveland, Cleveland, OH; National Academy, New York, NY; and the Drawing Center, New York, NY; and the FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art in Cleveland, OH in addition to numerous exhibitions nationally. Commito is the recipient of two Ohio Arts Council Awards; the Cleveland Art Prize; Artist in Residence at Yaddo, the MacDowell Colony, the Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, the Cite Internationale des Artes  in Paris, and the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant. Commito earned a BFA from The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY and an MFA from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

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