Josh Faught, San Francisco
Eureka Fellowship Awardee 2018
Josh Faught’s practice combines textiles, pop cultural detritus, and archival materials to address the relationships between language, community, and constructions of identity. Recent solo museum exhibitions include the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, MO, the Seattle Art Museum in conjunction with the Betty Bowen Award, Seattle, WA, and a site-specific installation at the Neptune Society Columbarium as part of the San Francisco MoMA SECA Art Award Exhibition. Solo exhibitions also include Kendall Koppe Gallery, Glasgow, Poland, and at Lisa Cooley, New York, NY. His work has appeared in numerous group exhibitions, including at the Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA, the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX, and the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA. Faught is also the recipient of the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation grant, the San Francisco MOMA SECA award, and the Artadia Award. Faught received a MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and is currently an Associate Professor at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco and Oakland, CA.