John Torreano is a New York based artist, originally from Flint, MI. A professor of art at NYU, John is currently the director of the MFA studio art program. Since 1965, John has exhibited his works in museums and galleries of national and international standing. They include, the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, the Indianapolis Museum of Fine Arts and numerous others. He is the recipient of a Nancy Graves Foundation Grant for Visual Artists, a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship and individual grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council of the Arts.