Joe Wight was born and raised in the Boston area and received his BFA in sculpture and interrelated media from The Massachusetts College of Art and Design.  His sculptures are inspired by his relationship with post-industrial society and the ways in which people treat each other.

Joe Wight was born and raised in the Boston area and received his BFA in sculpture and interrelated media from The Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

His sculptures are inspired by his relationship
with post-industrial society and the ways in which people treat each other.

info (at) joewight.com

EDUCATION

  • 2013 BFA Sculpture / Interrelated Media, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

RESIDENCIES

  • 2018 Art Farm, Marquette Nebraska

HONORS, AWARDS, AND GRANTS

  • 2018 Somerville Arts Council 2018 LCC Grant Recipient

  • 2013 Helen Blair Crosbie Sculpture Award, Honorable Mention

  • 2008 John Renna Arts Scholarship awarded by the National Endowment for the Arts

EXHIBITIONS

  • 2018 Old Frog Pond Farm Sculpture Exhibit, Harvard, MA

  • 2018 Out in the Open, Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA

  • 2018 Beyond Boundaries, Studio Without Walls, Newton Upper Falls Greenway, MA

  • 2018 Beyond Boundaries, Studio Without Walls, Brookline, MA

  • 2017 Everything You Can Imagine Is Real Again, Studio Without Walls, Chestnut Hill, MA

  • 2017 Unveiled, The Hallspace Gallery, Dorchester, MA

  • 2017 Everything You Can Imagine Is Real, Studio Without Walls, Brookline, MA

  • 2017 Line/Form=YES, Mass College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

  • 2016 Forge and Strike: The Art of Weaponry, Eridanos Gallery, Cambridge, MA

  • 2011 All School Show, SIM, Student Life Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2011 All School Show, Sculpture, Student Life Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2011 We didn't know what else to do, Student Life Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2011 Haystack Exhibition, Doran Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2010 Path to ground: An exhibition of electronic artworks, Axiom Gallery, Boston, MA

  • 2010 Provocative objects, Doran Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2010 Utocalypse, Yes.Oui.Si Gallery, Boston, MA

  • 2010 All School Show, Sculpture, Student Life Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2010 All School Show, SIM, Student Life Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2010 ReStored, North Crackatorium, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2010 Haystack Exhibition, Doran Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2009 Haystack Exhibition, Doran Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA

  • 2009 All School Show, SIM, Godine Family Gallery, Mass College of Art, Boston, MA