JOSEPH PERAGINE 


Joseph Peragine b. 1961 New Jersey

Education
1995 MFA, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
1983 BFA, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
1982 University of Georgia Studies Abroad Program, Cortona, Italy

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2015          Love Me Till My Heart Stops, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
                    Kingdom Under Glass, Moon Gallery, Berry College, Rome GA
2014          Kingdom Under Glass, Betty Foy Sanders School of Art, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 2013          Grappling Mandalas, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA
                    Ant Linkage, Welch Gallery, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
2010          Nature Porn, Etc... Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
2009         Site Spe cific 09’, Islip Museum of Art, Carriage House Gallery, West Islip, NY
2007         Correspondence: In Relation To Goya, The UA Museum of Art, Kress Gallery, Tucson, AZ
                   Forever, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
2006         Pass the Ammunition, Get This Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2005         Hell On Wheels: Paintings, Drawings and Animation by Joseph Peragine, Cheekwood Museum of Art,            
                   Nashville, TN
                   Hell On Wheels, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
2004         Three Small Deaths, New Media Lounge, Palm Beach ICA, FL 2002 Small Deaths, Solomon Projects,                                      
                   Atlanta, GA
1999         Bedtime Stories, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
1998         Brute Neighbors, Gallery at Green Street, Boston, MA
1996         My Big Back Yard, Nancy Solomon Gallery, Atlanta, GA
                   Flea Bitten, Georgia State University Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Selected Public Art Projects and Commissions
2015         Finalist for Southeast Atlanta Branch Library Public Art Commission, Fulton County Art Program,      
                  Atlanta, GA
2014         Finalist for Alpharetta Branch Library Public Art Commission, Fulton County Art          
                  Program, Atlanta, GA
2009        Intelligent Designs, collaboration with Nick Demos, performed April 7, Florence Kopleff Recital Hall,  
                  Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
                  Intelligent Designs, 18th International Review of Composers on November 16, The Hall of the National      
                  Bank of Serbia, Belgrade, SERBIA
2008        The Bottle Project, A (New) Genre Landscape, Sunken Garden Park, Atlanta, GA Cincinnati Zoo, Rain  
                  Forest Pavilion, Cincinnati OH
2007        Forever, One Glen Lake Parkway, Wells Capital Holding, Sandy Springs, GA 2006 Gilded Hand, Municipal
                  Court of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
2001        Brute Neighbors, Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport, Atlanta, GA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2015         Drawing Experiment, Chastain Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2014         Exquisite Exhibit, curated by Joey Orr, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
                   Score: Artists in Overtime, MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA
2013         Drawing Inside the Perimeter, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
2012         Paper Moon, Clayton Gallery, Kennesaw State University Museum and Galleries, Kennesaw GA
                  Soltem Os Bichos, Atlelie397, Sao Paulo, SP, BRAZIL
2011         Watching Hands: Artists Respond to Staying Healthy, David J. Spencer Museum at the CDC, Atlanta, GA
                  Something Along the Lines of Rock “N” Roll, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
                  New Media from the Permanent Collection, MOCA GA, Atlanta GA 2010 Hand to Hand, AthICA, Athens,
                   GA
                   Limitless, Agnes Scott College, Dalton Gallery, Decatur, GA
                   Everything and the Space between Everything, Agnus Scott College, McCain Library, Round Wall Gallery,          
                   Decatur,GA
                   Hand to Hand, Chaffee Art Center, Rutledge, VT
2009         More Mergers and Acquisitions, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
                   Accessing the Artist’s Brain: Drawing as Metaphor, AVA Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
                   Three Small Deaths (film screening), DiverseWorks, Houston, TX
                   Everything and the Space between Everything, Jackson-Hartsfield Airport, Atrium Gallery Atlanta and          
                   Agnes Scott College, McCain Library, Round Wall Gallery, Decatur, GA
                   Hand to Hand, Western Kentucky University Gallery, Bowling Green, KY
2008         The World’s Smallest Art Fair, Anna Kustera Gallery, NYC, NY Hand to Hand, Spruill Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2007         Tablet: Contemporary Southern Painting, Tanner Hill Gallery, Chattanooga, TN Little Things Mean a Lot,      
                   Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA
                   Tablet: Contemporary Southern Painting, Tanner Hill Gallery, Chattanooga, TN Tenth Annual Arizona        
                   State University Art Museum Short Film and Video Festival, ASU Museum of Art, Tempe, AZ
                   Exile from the Land of Reason, Eyedrum, Atlanta, GA
                   The Petrified Man, Welch School of Art and Design Art Gallery, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 2006         Flamingo Sculpture Garden, Scope Art Fair, Miami, FL
                   Run For Your Lives, DiverseWorks, Houston, TX
                   Hand to Hand, Ruby Green Gallery, Nashville, TN
2005         SouthXeast: Contemporary Southeastern Art, University Galleries, Florida
                   Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
                   Toy, Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
                   Gas, Food Lodging: Imagining Escape, Welch School of Art and Design Art Gallery, Ga. State University,      
                   Atlanta, GA
                   Juror Choice Award, Seventh Annual Arizona State University Art MuseumShort Film and Video Festival,
                   Tempe, AZ
2004         Self-Inflicted, Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
                   Flow, Sun Trust Plaza Gallery, Atlanta, GA
                   Rampart, Ge Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
                   Painted Realities, Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange GA
2003         Juror Choice Award, Seventh Annual Arizona State University Art MuseumShort Film and Video Festival,        
                   Tempe, AZ
                   Animation Impulse: Video Art and the Generated Image, Cheekwwod Museum of Art, Nashville, TN   
                   Museum of Art, Nashville, TN
                   Animation Extravaganza, 27th Annual Atlant Film Festival, Atlanta, GA
                   Looks Good on Paper, Second Edition, Spruill Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2002         Wild Life: The Other Tradition, Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, FL Georgia Triennial, City Gallery East,    
                   Atlanta, GA
                  Georgia Triennial, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA Georgia Triennial, Telfair Museum of Art,      
                  Savannah, GA
                  Georgia Triennial, Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA
2001        Art and Science International Exhibition, National Gallery of Art, Beijing, China
                  Hardware, Eyedrum, Atlanta, GA
2000        Do It, Atlanta College of Art Gallery, Atlanta, GA
                  Cute, Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 1998 Boys Toys, Nexus Contemporary    
                  Art Center, Atlanta, GA
                  Scale, Relatively Speaking, Art in General, New York, NY 1997 My Big Back Yard, Art in General, New York,
                 NY

Selected Grants and Awards
2012         Artist Residency, Hambidge Art Center, Rabun Gap GA
2007        CENCIA Grant, College of Arts and Science, GSU
2005        University Art Museum Short Film and Video Festival, Tempe, AZ_
2003        University Art Museum Short Film and Video Festival, Tempe, AZ_
2002        Art In America
2001         in Review: Highlighted Public Art Projects "Brute
                  Atlanta International Airport
                  Atlanta Urban Design Committee, Award of Excellence in Public Art 1998 The Atlanta Contemporary Art        
                  Center Studio Program
1997         Fulton County Arts Commission
1982         Ford Foundation
                  Neighbors," Commissioned by Hartsfield