JOE LACINA

 

b. 1985, Grinnell, IA, USA

Lives/works: Iowa City, IA and Grinnell, IA

 

:: www.joelacina.com | *: joelacina@gmail.com

 

 

EDUCATION

 

MFA, The University of Iowa, 2017 (anticipated)

Sculpture & 3D Design

 

MA, The University of Iowa, 2016

Sculpture & 3D Design

 

BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, 2008

Painting

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

University of Iowa

Instructor of Record

Elements of Sculpture, Fall 2014

Sculpture I, Fall 2015

Sculpture I, Spring 2016

Elements of Sculpture, Spring 2016

Elements of Sculpture, Fall 2016

Sculpture I, Spring 2017

 

 

Grin City Collective

Founder, Web Designer & Project Coordinator, Grin City Collective, Artists & Writers Residency, Grinnell, IA, 2006 - present
www.grincitycollective.org

 

Extra Extra

Co-Founder and Co-Curator, Extra Extra LLC, Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 2009 - 2012

www.eexxttrraa.com

 

Fabric Workshop and Museum

Tour Guide and Shop Assistant, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA, 2010 - 2011

www.fabricworkshopandmuseum.org

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

2016  Awkward Portal, Public Space One, Iowa City, IA

 

2016  Plain Landscapes, Saints Rest, Grinnell, IA

 

2016  Pursuit of Happiness, Legion Arts CSPS, Cedar Rapids, IA

 

2016  Body and Machine, Make It Move, Northrup King Building, Minneapolis, MN

 

2016  Art at the Edge of the Landfill Art Exhibition, Artisans Gallery, Cedar Rapids, IA

 

2015  The Full-blown Bubble, Drewelowe Gallery, Iowa City, IA

 

2015  BYOBeamer @ PS1, Public Space One, Iowa City, IA

 

2014  A Pile of Time and Energy, Installation Space, Iowa City, IA

 

2014  cY9h3r, Des Moines Social Club, Des Moines, IA

 

2014  Culture Lab, Science Center of Iowa, Des Moines, IA

 

2014  The Chime, Grinnell Arts Center, Grinnell, IA

 

2014  On Night Gallery Show, Michael J. Manatt Community Center, Brooklyn, IA 

 

2013  Layers of Containment: Cat Castles and Curated Cocktails, Grinnell Arts Center, Grinnell, IA 

2013  Appendix Blanket Sale, Appendix Space, Portland, OR 

 

2012  First Among Equals, Ditto Suite, ICA, Philadelphia, PA

 

2012  Community of Community, Fleisher Ollman, Philadelphia, PA

 

2012  Topico Post_Apocalyptic, Extra Extra, Philadelphia, PA 

 

2012  Flashflood, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA

 

2012  BYOB, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA

 

2011  Department of Alternative AffairsCity Hall Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

2011  A Rod Stewart Little Richard Prince Charles Manson FamilyLVL3, Chicago, IL

 

2011  A Given Distance, Ditch Projects, Eugene, OR

 

2010  Soft FocusExtra Extra, Philadelphia PA

 

2010  Moss Waves, Compact Project Space at My House Gallery Philadelphia, PA

2010  Night Vision, Grinnell Arts Center, Grinnell, IA

 

2009  Out of Order, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore MD

 

2008  Grin City Collective Exhibition, Grinnell Art Factory, Grinnell IA