Joshua Backus

Upcoming Exhibitions/Events:

23rd Evanston and Vicinity Biennial
July 15- August 28
Opening Reception July 15, 6-8pm
Evanston Art Center
1717 Central St
Evanston IL 60201

AND NO ONE FISH IN THE MIDDLE Gallery Talk
Friday May 20th 6:00pm
In the Logan Center Gallery
Join us for a conversation with the eight artists featured in the MFA thesis exhibition AND NO ONE FISH IN THE MIDDLE as they discuss their individual practices and the selection of works currently on view in the Logan Center Gallery.

Moderated by Zachary Cahill, writer/artist/Open Practice Committee Coordinator and Solveig Nelson, PhD Candidate, Department of Art History at the University of Chicago with an introduction by Yesomi Umolu, Logan Center Exhibitions Curator.

The evening includes a screening of Elisabeth Hogeman's film And You The Bell at 7:30pm in room 201.

These events are FREE and open to the public
AND NO ONE FISH IN THE MIDDLE
May 6 - Jun 12, 2016
Reception: Fri, May 6, 6-8pm
Logan Center Gallery
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
915 E 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

The University of Chicago’s Department of Visual Arts and Logan Center Exhibitions present the 2016 MFA Thesis Exhibition featuring works by Joshua Backus, Brit Barton, Elisabeth Hogeman, Jayson Kellogg, Devin Mays, Gabriel Moreno, Anna Showers-Cruser, and Morganne Wakefield.

Emerging Illinois Artists
MFA Triennial Exhibition
April 29 - June 11, 2016
Reception: Fri, April 29, 2016 5-7pm
Brandt Gallery
McLean County Art Center
601 N. East St
Bloomington, IL 61701

Joshua Backus lives and works in Chicago, IL.