Anthony Iacono

Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program

20 Jay Street, 720

Anthony Iacono, Tweeze (2019). Acrylic On Cut And Collages Paper, 24 x 18 in.

Anthony Iacono was born in 1987 in Nyack, New York. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York and received his MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. He attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2013 and was a resident artist at LMCC Workspace in 2018 and Sharpe-Walentes in 2019. He has had solo exhibitions at P.P.O.W. Gallery in 2015 and 2018, The Approach in 2019, and Marinaro Gallery in 2018 where he is represented. His work has been included in group shows at Jack Hanley Gallery, 106 Green, and Rockaway Topless and he’s been featured in New York Magazine, The Village Voice, and New American Paintings. In 2017 he was a recipient of the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship Award. He has upcoming solo-exhibition opening at Capsule Shanghai, China.

About Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program awards rent-free non-living studio space to 17 visual artists for year-long residencies in DUMBO, Brooklyn. Its mission is to provide working studio space and community for artists. Artists are selected annually based on merit from a competitive pool of applicants by a professional jury comprised of artists and members of the SWSP Artists Advisory Committee.