Joey Fauerso is an artist and Professor in the School of Art and Design at Texas State University. Her work consists mostly of painting, video, installation and performance addressing issues of gender, humor and family. Recently her work has been exhibited at Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, MASS MoCA, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Drawing Center in New York, Blue Star Contemporary in San Antonio, and New Mexico State University Art Museum. Fauerso has been the recipient of multiple grants and residencies, including a 2020 Joan Mitchell Grant for Painters and Sculptors, The Open Sessions residency at The Drawing Center in New York, the Golden Foundation Grant, Dallas Museum of Art Kimberough Grant, the RAIR artist in residence grant, Yaddo, and recently a 3-month residency at Kunstlerhaus Bethanien in Berlin. She lives with her family in San Antonio, Texas.