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Education

2005

M.F.A. Visual Arts. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
 

2003

B.F.A. Studio Art, University of Akron, Akron, OH
 
 
Solo Exhibitions
   
2016 Victori + Mo, Brooklyn, NY
   
2015

Color Field Painting Studies I, II, III, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY

  Dirty Words, Catinca Tabacaru, Victori + Mo, New York, NY (*two person)
   
2014 Joe, Marietta College, Marietta, OH
   
2008 Joe (A Self-Portrait), Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NY
   
2006 Untitled Performance (Shock and Awe), Three Rivers, Norwich, CT
   
2005 Noun / Verb, Mason Gross Gallery, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ
   
2003 Fireflies, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
   
2002 Walking Loops, Gallery 129, Akron, OH
   
   
Group Exhibitions  
   
2016

Solitary Refinement, NYFA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  Dirtier Words, Guest Spot, Baltimore, MD
  Personality Test, Mikhail Zahkin Gallery, Demarest, NJ
   
2015 Consume, Coexistence Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia
  If These Walls Could Talk, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY
  Dinner for Breakfast, Victori + Mo Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY
 

Hope Dreams, Fresh Window, Brooklyn, NY

  Maker’s Mark, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY (Penn State, PA 2016)
  Sweet Sensations, The William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
   
2014 Leaps Into the Void: Shamanism, Meditation, Transcendence, Oblivion, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY
  Read the Review, Skip the Show, Guest Spot, Baltimore, MD
  From the Land of Everywhere, Birnam Wood & Victori Contemporary, New York, NY
 

Aqua Art Miami, Miami, FL

 

Emerge Art Fair, Capitol Skyline Hotel, Washington, DC

  Scope, Basel, Switzerland
 

Conceptual Cake Party, Air Circulation, Brooklyn, NY

  Art Wynwood, Miami, FL
   
2013 Suddenly, There: Discovery of the Find, Garris & Hahn, New York, NY
 

VIctori Contemporary, Aqua Art Miami, Miami, FL

  F is for Real, Studio 109, Brooklyn, NY
 

Cocktails and Dreams II, Airplane, Brooklyn, NY

  Transmissions, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo
  A Picnic and Smokes, QF Gallery, East Hampton, NY
  Time Out Andaz Showroom, Andaz Hotel, New York, NY
   
2012 The Fourth Dimension, Studio 109, Brooklyn, NY
  All Together Now, The Coin Locker, Brooklyn, NY
  Christie's, New York, NY
   
2011 Flag Day, Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY
  ABC123, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
 

Maximum Perception, English Kills Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  Getting Closer, Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY
  Can’t Hear the Revolution, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY
 

Art: Film, Tiffin University, Tiffin, OH

 

Put Your Back Into It, BOS 2011, Brooklyn, NY

  Trampolim, Galeria Homero Massena, Vitória, Brasil
   
2010

Cocktails and Dreams, The Laundromat, Brooklyn, NY

 

Welcome to MyHouse, MyHouse Art Space, Beta Spaces, Brooklyn, NY           

  Off the Strip, Contemporary Art Center, Las Vegas, NV
  Inaugural Exhibition (Performances), St. Nick's Alliance, Brooklyn, NY
   
2009 Low Lives, Five Myles, Brooklyn, NY
 
Look At Me Look At Me (DON’T YOU F**CKING LOOK AT ME!), BETA Spaces, Brooklyn, NY
Love for Sale, NY Art Book Fair, P.S.1 Contemporary Arts Center, Queens, NY
You Are Dead to Me, Eyelevel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

BOS Benefit 09, Lumenhouse, Brooklyn, NY

 
2008 All I Wanted Was a Pepsi, West Germany Gallery, Berlin, Germany (traveled to Malkasten, Dusseldorf; Elektrohaus, Hamburg)
 
Virtual Body, Non Grata Art Space, Tallinn, Estonia
Doppelganger, Mason Gross Galleries, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Come Out & Play, Apexart, New York, NY
Extra Virgin, Flux Space, Philadelphia, PA
17 Days, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo,MI
 
2007 Yummy, Nexus Art, Philadelphia, PA
 
CinemaScope, Scope Art Fair, Lincoln Center, New York, NY
Ritual and Repetition, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
 
2006 1800frames Take 3, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ (Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ; Pioneer Theater, NYC)
 
Video Showcase, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
In War / At War: the Practice of the Everyday, Open Source Art, Champaign, IL
American Diaspora: Transformation in the Age of Uncertainty, Victory Hall Cultural Center, Jersey City, NJ
Alumni Exhibition, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
 
2005 Fresh Meat/ Young Blood, Shore Institute of Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ
 
VID:1 MIN: 1800, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ
 
2004 Suitcase Exhibition, Kunsthochschule fur Medien Koln, Cologne, Germany
 
Tempo, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
VIDEO:1 MIN:1800, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ
 
2003 Cleveland Biennial, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
 
Nickeled and Dimed, Quality Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Home Wrecker’s Ball, Commission at Private Residence, Akron, OH
Formation, Edgewater Arts Collective, Cleveland, OH
Fallen, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH (solo exhibition)*
 
2002 Swell, Northside Ice and Coal Complex, Akron, OH
 
Summer Institute Works in Progress, The Kitchen, New York, NY
The Edge II. A Benefit For Young Audiences of Greater Cleveland, Great Lakes Brewing Company, Cleveland, OH
Cold Rolled, Northside Ice and Coal Complex, Akron, OH
 
2001 Action and Evidence, Northside Ice and Coal Complex, Akron, OH
  Disruption, Here Here Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Works in Process, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH (solo exhibition)*
 
2000 Incident at the Icehouse, Northside Ice and Coal Complex, Akron, OH
 
 
Screenings / Film Festivals
 
2013 As the Eye is Formed, Parrish Art Museum, Watermill, NY
  Transient Visions Festival, Johnson City, NY
   
2012 You'll Shoot Your Good Eye Out, Airplane Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
   
2010 Date with Deceit, Green Lantern Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Drift, Little Wing Performance Space, Santa Fe, NM
   
2009 Video Forum, Palmetto A.I.R., Brooklyn, NY
  11th Boston Underground Film Festival, Brattle Theater, Cambridge, MA
   
2008 Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  15th New York Underground Film Festival, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
  Boston Underground Film Festival, Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA
 
2007 Fear Revere, Two Boots Pioneer Theater, New York, NY
  6th Lausanne Underground Film and Music Festival, Casino Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland
  14th Chicago Underground Film Festival, Elegant Mr. Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Summer Shorts Online 2007, Independent Film Channel, www.ifc.com
  Rooftop TV, Manhattan Neighborhood Network, New York, NY
 
2006 5th Lausanne Underground Film and Music Festival, Casino Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland
9th Antimatter Underground Film Festival, Open Space Arts Centre, Victoria, BC, Canada
13th Chicago Underground Film Festival, Music Box Theater, Chicago, IL
Rooftop Films, Brooklyn, NY
Gimli Film Festival, Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
PDX Film Festival, Guild Theater, Portland, OR
13th New York Underground Film Festival, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
12th Victoria Independent Film and Video Festival, Victoria, BC, Canada
   
2005 Videologia, Volgograd International Festival of Video Art, Volgograd, Russia
  SEH TANK Presents, Kunstraum Walcheturm, Zurich, Switzerland
4th Lausanne Underground Film and Music Festival, Casino Montbenon, Lausanne, Switzerland
12th Chicago Underground Film Festival, Music Box Theater, Chicago, IL
G-Niale 7, Garage 2005, Stralsund, Germany
Rotterdam VHS Festival #9, Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Planet Ant Film and Video Festival, Planet Ant Theater, Detroit, MI
Filmmaker’s Showcase, Cathedral Arts Festival, Grace Van Vorst Cathedral, Jersey City, NJ
Open Zone, Galapagos Arts Space, Brooklyn, NY
City Without Walls, Newark, NJ
   
2004 Video Extravaganza, H. Lewis Gallery, Baltimore, MD
   
2003 Film, Video and the Moving Picture, Groop Space, Colonial Marketplace, Cleveland, OH
 
 
Grants and Awards
 
2015 Interdisciplinary Arts Fellowship Finaist, New York Foundation for the Arts
   
2008 Audience Choice Award Honorable Mention, BUFF, Cambridge, MA
   
2005 Paul Robeson Emerging Artist Award, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ
 
2004 TA/GA Competitive Pool Funds, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ
 
2003 Outstanding Senior Grant, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
 
2002 The Kitchen Summer Institute Residency, The Kitchen, New York, NY
  Summer Institute Scholarship, Sarah Lawrence College, New York, NY
  Travel Grant Summer, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
Louis and Mary Myers Award, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
Travel Grant Spring, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
 
2001 Tools and Materials Grant, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
  Folk Award, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
 
1999 Folk Award, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
 
 
Lectures, Panels, and Public Talks
 
2015 Visiting Artist Lecture, Nassau Community College, Long Island, NY
   
2014 Gallery Artist Talk, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY
  Gallery Talk, Guest Spot, Baltimore, MD
  Workshop, Colony Filmfest, Marietta, OH
  Closing Talk, Marietta College, Marietta, OH
  University of Akron, Akron, OH
   
2013 Q&A, Parrish Art Museum, Watermill, NY
   
2012 Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH
   
2011 Visiting Artist Lecture, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH
 

Visiting Artist Lecture, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

  Visiting Artist Lecture, Painting and Drawing Dept., SCAD, Savannah, GA
   
2009 Visiting Artist, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
   
2008 Filmmaker’s Q&A, NYUFF, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
  Filmmaker’s Q&A, BUFF, Brattle Theatre, Cambridge, MA
   
2007 Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
  Visiting Artist, Marietta College, Marietta, OH
 
2006 Artist Talk, Three Rivers Community College, Norwich, CT
  Visiting Artist Lecture, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
  Visiting Artist Lecture, Summer Studio Program, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
  Filmmaker’s Q&A, NYUFF, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
  Visiting Artist Lecture, Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ
 
2005 Filmmaker’s Q&A, Cathedral Arts Festival, Jersey City, NJ
 
2002

Artist Lecture, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH

   
   
Curatorial Projects
   
2015 Taking the Anthropocenic Route: The Liminal Landscapes of Carl Gunhouse and Nathan Kensinger, Reservoir Art Space, Ridgewood, NY
   
2013 Exhibition Game, Small Black Door, Ridgewood, NY
   
2011 2 x 4, The Laundromat Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
   
2010 You Can't Do That on Television, Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY
   
2009 Look At Me Look At Me (DON’T YOU F**CKING LOOK AT ME!), BETA Spaces, Brooklyn, NY
   
2001 Action and Evidence, Northside Ice and Coal Complex, Akron, OH
   
   
Bibliography  
   
2015 “Why All of That Instagram Food Porn Is Taken from Above,” Edith Young,  Munchies, Vice Magazine, March 18
 

“A Premium Over Words at Jim Kempner Fine Art,” Oscar Laluyan, Arte Fuse Magazine, 2/16/15

   
2014 “Joe Nanashe’s Minimalist Altar at “Leaps Into the Void””, Scott Indrisek,  Art Info, 18/06/14
  “Explorations into Americana, and Cheese: The Works of Joe Nanashe," Artsy Editorial, June 18, 2014
  “Summer Gallery Focus 2014- New York Art” Jennifer Eberhart, Examiner.com
  “New York Gallery Beat: Offbeat Summer Group Shows,” Artnet News, July 16
  “Leaps into the Void: A New Group Exhibition at Garis and Hahn,” Douglas Turner, The Architecture of Tomorrow, June 29, 2014
  “Leaps into the Void: Group Show at Garis and Hahn Gallery,” Daniel Gauss,  Arte Fuse, 06/22/14
  “Transient Visions Film Fest Celebrates the Moving Image, Brings  International Talent to Johnson City,” Felicia Waynesboro, Triple Cities Carouse, October 2014
  “Read the review, skip the recap and the show at Guest Spot,” Maura Callahan, Baltimore City Paper, October 15, 2014
  “Image Not Found.” Ryan Syrell, Bmore Art, October 30, 2014
  “Top 10 Visual Art of 2014,” Baltimore City Paper
  “Miami Day 2: Aqua Art Miami,” Pat Rogers, Hamptons Art Hub, Dec 5, 2014
  Artists’ Choice: The Best Shows of 2014, Part II,” Scott Indrisek, Blouin Artinfo Dec. 30, 2014
   
2013

Aqua Art Miami Preview, Carolina del Busto, Miami New Times, Dec. 5 2013

  “Art in the Hamptons,” Grace Moon, Velvet Park, May 30
  “Breaking Limits With Video Art,” Michelle Trauring, The Southhampton Press, March 18
 

Carl Gunhouse, We Don’t Owe You a Thing, vol. 1

  “The Measure, Art Picks From Print,” Paul D’Agostino, L Magazine, January 31
  “Super Bowl Sunday in Bushwick: Top 5 Places to Go,” Katarina Hybenova, Bushwick Daily, 2.1.2013
 

“Brooklyn Art in 2013: What to Watch,” Paul D’Agostino, L Magazine, January 2

   
2011 “Art Commentary, ABC123 at Firestone Gallery,” Marion W. Weiss, Dan’s Papers, East Hamptons, Issue 7, May 6
  “Interview w/Curator Joe Nanashe @ Laundromat in Bushwick, Brooklyn,” Alan Lupiani, ArtBlogNYC, April 5
 

“The Agenda: March 30 – April 5,” Scott Indrisek, ARTINFO, March 30

  “2x4: Four Artists Visit Bushwick’s Laundromat,” Andrew Russeth, 16 Miles of String, March 31
  “2x4 Exhibit Comes to Bushwick,” McCarton Ackerman, Greenpoint Gazette, March 31
 

“Thoughts & Photos from the 2011 Maximum Perception Performance Festival,” Hrag Vartanian,
Hyperallergic, January 21

   
2010 “Peripheral Vision,” Jenessa Kenway, Las Vegas City Life, Thursday, Oct. 21
  “My weekend in and among the world of ‘Off the Strip’,” Danielle Kelly, Las Vegas Weekly, Wed Oct 20
  “Morgan/Jefferson L Stop Must-Sees at BOS 2010,” Stephen Truax, Bushwick BK, June 5, 2010
  More Bang for Your Buck at BOS 2010, Critic’s Pick, Bushwick BK, June 3, 2010
  “The Real Thing,” Stephen Truax, BushwickBK, March 15, 2010
   
2009 “From Beta Spaces ’09, Unique Ways of Seeing,” Audrey Tran, the Heliotrope, November 29, 2009
 

Interview, Rachel Branwen, Slush Pile Magazine, Boston, MA

 

Low Lives (Catalogue), Jorge Rojas, Fall 2009

   
2008 “Dewars Award at BUFF 2008,” Boston.TV, April 25, 2008 htttp://www.boston.tv/btv.html?id=718896112
  “The Last Hurrah!” Lauren Cornell and Ceci Moss, Rhizome News, March 31, 2008
http://rhizome.org/editorial/news/?timestamp=20080331
  “Swiss Account,” Aviv Rubenstien, the Comment, April, 2008
  “Trough Love,” Mara Zepeda, Philadelphia Weekly January 16-22, 2008
   
2007 “Summer Shorts: Beat the Heat with Two Online Short Film Festivals,” Kim Adelman, Indie Wire August 15, 2007 http://www.indiewire.com/movies/2007/08/shorts_column_s.html
   
2006 “Myers Alumni Return for Grand Exhibit,“ Akron Beacon Journal, Dorothy Shinn, August 13, 2006
   
2001 "Explorations of the Mundane,” Andy Downing, the Buchtelite, Sept. 25, 2001