Joey Fauerso
1803 S. Presa, San Antonio, TX 78210

 Selected Solo Exhibitions and Two-Person Exhibitions

2021     Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia

             Wait For It, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX

             Collection/Agency, Beloit College, Beloit, WI

2020     Inside the Spider's Body, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE

2019     Teardowns, Blue Star Contemporary, San Antonio, TX

2018     Dig Three Tunnels, Testsite, Austin, TX

2016     A Soft Opening, David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX
             Dog Hospital, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2015     Sites of Transformation, She Works Flexible, Houston, TX
             The Moving Image Fair, represented by David Shelton Gallery, NY, NY

2013     Natural History, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA

2010     Act Natural, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

2008     Cling to Me, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, curated by Hamlett            


Selected Group Exhibitions


Labor: Motherhood and Art, curated by Marisa Sage, New Mexico State University Art    Museum, Las Cruces, NM

State of the Art 2020, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

Suffering From Realness, MASSMoCA, curated by Denise Markonish North Adams, MA

Tell Us Plainly What You Mean, Aquarius Studios, Brooklyn, NY

PostMadison, Arts and Literature Laboratory, Madison, WI

Unbounded, Central Features Contemporary, Albuquerque, NM
Landscapes, Portraits and Still Lifes, Dorf Gallery, Austin, TX

SET-An ongoing program of video screenings accompanied by live musical and sound performances
Museo de Arte Moderno Medellin, Medellin, Colombia
Lugar a Dudes, Cali, Colombia

Digits, Context, Art Fair, NY, NY, curated by Regine Basha   
Reclaimed by Nature, Blue Star Museum of Contemporary Art, San Antonio, TX, curated by Claudia Arozqueta
SET-An ongoing program of video screenings accompanied by live musical and sound performances
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana / Unidad Lerma, Mexico          
Artpace, San Antonio, TX

Name It by Trying to Name It, The Drawing Center, NY, NY
Narrative Axis, Blue Star Contemporary Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

Open Sessions 2, The Drawing Center, NY, NY 
Crossing the Line, Centro Cultural Border, Mexico City, Mexico
Parallel Myths, David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX
Invasive Species: Landscapes by Justin Boyd, Adriana Corral, and Joey Fauerso, Artpace, San Antonio, TX
Miami Project, Represented by David Shelton Gallery, Miami, FL
The Great Poor Farm Experiment, Poor Farm, Manawa, WI

Bite Like a Kitty, CAM perennial, Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, curated by Bill Arning San Antonio, TX

The Mobile Archive, The Israeli Center for Digital Art, an exhibition featuring a library of videos initiated in 2007 by the Israeli Center for Digital Art including videos from contemporary artists around the world. The Mobile Archive is currently traveling internationally with an emphasis on the Balkan, Middle Eastern, and European regions. International curated exhibition

Selected Bibliography


Coco Picard, Channeling the Nuances of Motherhood Into Art, Hyperallergic, April 29, 2020

Christina Rees, Let's Crash Together: Joey Fauerso and the Art of Shared Destruction, Glasstire, April 24, 2020

Nancy Zastudil, State of the Art 2020: San Antonio Artists at Crystal Bridges and the Momentary, Texas Art and Culture, February 18, 2020

Frank, Nicholas, Impermanence and Transcendence in Fauerso’s Teardowns at Blue Star Contemporary, Rivard Report, January 1, 2020

Atwell, Wendy, Joey Fauerso’s Creative Destruction, Glasstire, January 3, 2020


Rainer Unruh, Joey Fauerso, BE Magazine #26, 2019

Denise Markonish, Suffering From Realness, Prestel/Delmonico, 2019

Barbara Purcell, At Blue Star Contemporary, Reconstructed from the Deconstructed, Sight Lines, November, 7th, 2019

Debra Martin, Fall Shows Explore Creation, Destruction at Blue Star Contemporary, San Antonio Express News, October 14th, 2019

Annelyse Gelman, Dig Three Tunnels with Joey Fauerso and Neil Fauerso, Conflict of Interest, February 23rd, 2018

Nancy Zastudil, Texas Studio Joey Fauerso, Arts and Culture Texas, September 22, 2017

Betsy Huete, Joey Fauerso at David Shelton Gallery, Glasstire, November 11th, 2016
Wendy Weil Atwell, When Reduction Becomes Abundance, The Rivard Report, October 15th, 2016

David Rubin, ‘Joey Fauerso’s Improvisational Theater’ Glasstire, October, 19th, 2015
Jasmina Wellinghoff, ‘Art Speaks to the Human Experience’, San Antonio Woman, July’August 2015

Seth Orion Schwaiger, “Invasive Species: Landscape”, Arts and Culture Magazine (online), October 9th, 2014 

Geoff Smith, “Joey Fauerso at David Shelton Gallery”, Arts and Culture Magazine Texas, October, 2012
Kory Rogers, “To Become Day”, exhibition catalog essay, Villa Terrace Museum 
Chad Dawkins, “The Current of Drama”, exhibition catalog essay, Southwest School of Art

Nancy Wozny, “I’m Your Puppet”, CultureMap, July 29, 2011
Margaret Meehan, “Joey Fauerso at Box 13”, Glasstire, July 7th, 2011

Kelly Reeves, “Joey Fauerso Stole My Heart”, Gapers Block (, September 20th, 2010
Pedro Valez and Erik Wenzel, “Opening Weekend Review”, Chicago Art Review (
Abraham Ritchie, “Beyond the Funny”,  Artslant (, October 4th, 2010
Kate Green, “This is All Real”, Artlies, summer 2010
Anjali Gupta, “Fields and Monuments” exhibition catalog essay, Texas A&M International University
Wendy Atwell, “One For All”, Might Be Good, Issue #144, March 26, 2010
Michael Jay McClure, Exotic Matter, exhibition catalog essay

Victoria Cross, “Pleinarism”, Iceland Review, November 29, 2008
Hamlett Dobbins, Cling to Me, exhibition catalog, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN

David Pagel, High 5: Emerging Art in America, exhibition catalog, CW Network Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Kelly Baum, “The Sirens’ Song”, Exhibition Catalog , ArtHouse, Austin, TX



The Corporation of Yaddo residency

Beloit College Victor Ferrall Artist in Residence

Interlude Residency


MUM Art Department Resident Artist


Skaftfell Artist Residency, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland


Künstlerhaus Bethanien Residency, Berlin, Germany


REP Grant, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX


Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, NY, NY


Serie Project Residency, Austin, TX


Hotel Pupik, International Artists in Residence Grant, Schrattenberg, Austria


Korpulfsstadir Residency, Association of Icelandic Residencies, Reykjavik, 


San Antonio Artist Foundation Grant


Golden Foundation Individual Artist Grant
ArtPace Travel Grant
Dallas Museum of Art Kimberough Fund Grant
Roswell Artist in Residence 
Ucross Foundation Residency



Blanton Museum of Art (online), Austin, TX

New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM


University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

TASA Conference, Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX


University of Houston, Houston, TX


Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Blue Star Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
Artpace, San Antonio, TX


Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, New York, NY


Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
Ripon College, Ripon, WI


San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX


Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
“Open Engagement”, featured panelist, Portland State University, Portland, OR


Parsons University, Paris, France
Hotel Pupik, international artists in residence grant, Schrattenberg, Austria
Trinity University, San Antonio, TX

University of Wisconsin-Madison, M.F.A. 
University of Iowa-Iowa City, B.F.A 


 Professor in the School of Art and Design at Texas State University