Gianna Commito

Gianna Commito

School of Art
Professor - Painting
Campus:
Kent
Office Location:
Room 179 Center for the Visual Arts
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-7536
Fax:
330-672-4729

Biography

Gianna 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. The artist 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; among others. Commito is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships, including the Ohio Arts Council Award; the Cleveland Art Prize; and the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant. In 2018, her work was featured in the inaugural edition of the FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art in Cleveland, OH. Commito is represented by Rachel Uffner Gallery in New York City.

Rachel Uffner Gallery

Painting Programs

Documents