Joseph A. Robertson 14642 Shinkle Circle Huntington Beach, Ca. 92647 (714)766-9400 jrober999@gmail.com

Education

: 2018. MFA, Studio Fine Arts - San Francisco Art Institute

2014. BFA, Painting and Drawing - The School of The Art Institute of Chicago

Professional Experience:

2017-2018. Graduate Teaching Assistant: Painting1, Drawing2, Installation1. SFAI, San Francisco CA.

2015. Gallery Intern, Arlyn Pillay Gallery, Tustin CA.

2014- Co-Founder/production & security, RatHaus (DIY PUNK/ART venue) Chicago.

Awards/ Distinctions:

2017 SFAI Spring Graduate Scholarship 2015 Artist in Residence, Haihatus Art Center 2013-2014 - Peter and Virgina Cherry Scholarship 2013 - Advanced/Honors painting studio 2011-2014 - SAIC Honors Scholarship

Exhibitions:

[Museum] 2017, Whitney Biennial; Debtfair (Participating Artist), a project of Occupy Museums, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

[Gallery] 2018, Embark Gallery, Taking Temperature. Group exhibition. San Francisco CA. 2018, Swell Gallery, No Napkin? Group exhibition. San Francisco CA. 2018, Swell Gallery, Working Title, Group exhibition. San Francisco CA. 2018, Diego Rivera Gallery, If Opposites Are Equal, Group exhibition. San Francisco CA. 2017, 511 Pop Up, Pane, Two person show. San Francisco CA. 2017, Swell Gallery, On Blue, Group exhibition. San Francisco CA. 2017, Swell Gallery, Sanctuary, Group exhibition. San Francisco CA. 2016, Arlyn Pillay Gallery, Video games and Monsters, Group exhibition. Tustin, CA. 2015, 2015, Haihatus, Spring exhibition, Group exhibition. Joutsa, Finland. 2015, Huntington Beach Art Walk, Solo booth. Huntington Beach, CA. 2015, Long Beach Art Walk, Booth, Long Beach, CA. 2015, Rathaus, Hello Kitty, Group exhibition. Chicago, Illinois. 2014, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Spring BFA Exhibition, Chicago, IL. 2014, Lagozian Gallery, Spring Group exhibition. Chicago, IL. 2013, Lagozian Gallery, Spring Group exhibition. Chicago, IL

Curatorial: 2018, Swell Gallery, Salon Ouvrir, Juried Salon style exhibition. Curator. San Francisco, CA. 2018, Swell Gallery, No Napkin? Group exhibition. Curator. San Francisco, CA.

Commissions: 2017, Lanitarians - Brighter side music video production. 2016, Painting. Stars Alice, For Liz. 2015, Block print for Band Logo, The Rooms/ Jono 2015, Painting, Domino #7 , for James and Maria. 2010, (2) Paintings, Thing One, Thing Two. For Davis 2009, Painting, Picasso style portrait For Helen.

Publications: 2017 - August 29, 2017. β€˜On Blue.’ SF ART ENTHUSIAST 2016 - March. Debtfair (Participating Artist), a project of Occupy Museums. http://www.debtfair.org/artist-gallery/245 2016 - March, 31. 2016- SURREALITY: JOE ROBERTSON . FRACTALCOSM, BY. Jeff Laprade (fractalcosm.com/2016/03/31/surreality-joe-robertson/