Faculty/Staff Profile Details
Gianna Commito (Associate Professor, Painting) has taught at Kent State since 2005. After receiving both her MA and MFA from the University of Iowa, she was awarded a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant and residencies at Yaddo, MacDowell, and The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. She served as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the New York State College of Art and Design at Alfred University, and was an Artist in Residence at St. Michael’s College in Colchester, VT.
Gianna has had recent exhibitions at MoCA, Cleveland, the Weatherspoon Art Museum in North Carolina, Geoffrey Young Gallery in Massachusetts, and The Drawing Center and Taxter and Spengemann gallery in New York City.