*BIO + EXHIBITIONS


James Ferraro was born in 1980. Ferraro grew up in Austin Texas and currently resides in Chicago Illinois.
He cofounded the GAT5 artist collective with his brother Charles in 2003.

solo exhibitions
2009 Flotsam & Jetsam. Chicago, IL
2009 Marie Antoinette's Moderndays Punk Answer To The Recession. Chicago, IL
2008 Violent Montage / Happy Montage. Chicago, IL
2008 Fall Out Shelter. Austin, TX
2007 Galapagos. Williamsburg, Brooklyn [GAT5]
2007 Purgatory & Paleontology. 1906 gallery. Austin, TX [GAT5]

select group exhibitions
2009 East Austin Studio Tour. Austin, TX
2008 East Austin Studio Tour. Austin, TX
2007 East Austin Studio Tour. Austin, TX
2007 HOPE. Los Angeles City Hall. Los Angeles, California
2007 Protest and Descent. San Marcos, TX
2007 The Gathering. Austin, TX
2006 - 2007 Gibson Guitar Public Sculpture. Austin, TX
2006 East Austin Studio Tour. Austin, TX
2006 Austin Fine Arts Festival. Austin, TX
2005 East Austin Studio Tour. Austin, TX

published + radio + television
Cantanker Visual Arts Magazine. 2007
Rare Magazine Cover Story. 2007
Austin Chronicle East Austin Studio Tour Preview
Austin Chronicle Best of Austin 2006
Austin American Statesman 2004
KLBJ FM 2006
ME Television 2006

education
2007 BFA Studio Art Texas State University