Ross Moreno

Ross Moreno graduated in 2005 from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with an MFA in Sculpture, also studying performance and video. He received a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2001, having also studied at the Edinburgh College of Art and the Maine College of Art. Moreno has performed and exhibited in cities worldwide including Hong Kong, Berlin, Vancouver, New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. His work has been reviewed in Time Out Chicago and New City. Additionally, Moreno has been interviewed as part of the Art Forum 500 words series and lectured about the intersection of magic and art at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Moreno attended the summer residency at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2003, receiving an artist fellowship, and in 2009 he attended the Vermont Studio Center with a full fellowship. Ross Moreno is the recipient of grants from the Visiting Artist Fellowship Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Illinois Arts Council. Moreno has taught at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Carthage College, Kenosha, WI. Moreno is a current member of the Society of American Magicians.

Ross Moreno is featured in Edition: Guest Editor, Alex Jovanovich

Applause Sign
Balloon – performance vestige
Further explorations of the cube
Severed leg with show
Maladjusted clown with wedding ring