Gianna Commito

Gianna Commito (b. 1976, Sea Level, NC) 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; Artist in Residence at Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY; 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 lives and works in Kent, OH.


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Gianna Commito and Arcmanoro Niles mentioned in Andrew Russeth's Critic's Diary (February 2018) for ARTNews
September 13, 2018

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Gianna Commito's work will be included in 'The Great Lakes Research,' part of FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art
July 14 - September 30, 2018

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FRONT International, and Gianna Commito, featured on Cleveland.com
May 13, 2018

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upstairs: Ten Years

September 12 - October 28, 2018

Dallas Art Fair 2018

April 12 - 15, 2018

Gianna Commito

January 5 - February 25, 2018

NADA Miami Beach

December 1 – 4, 2016