Joe Vinson

110 Suffolk St # 2A

New York, NY  10002

Home Phone: 212-388-9832

Cell Phone: 347-517-0297

Italy Phone: 0577-806-351


Landscape Painting Website:




The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Diploma Certificate and 5th year Post Graduate Program

Studied with Friedel Dzubas for 2 years

Ringling School of Art, Sarasota, FL BFA Degree



"Discovering Castel Sant'Elia"  September 2, 2015, Comune Castel Sant'Elia 2 person show, Artist

“Through Foreign Eyes:  Civita Castellana by Artists Past and Present” Civita Castellana, Italy October 2012 Curator and Artist

Outside In: From Nature to Studio St. Stephen’s Cultural Center Rome, Italy  September 2010 , Two Person Show

La Porta Gallery, Buonconvento, Italy September 2009, Two person show

 “Open Air Painting from Italy, a Continuing Tradition” Museum of Arts & Sciences, Macon, GA  January – March 2008, Two person show

Sanford Smith’s “Works on Paper” Park Avenue Amory, New York  February-March 2008 Phyllis Lucas Gallery

“Segni in Natura” Palazzo Glorione, Buonconvento, Italy September 2005

Ville de Claviers, Claviers, France   August 2002

“Double Vision” Synagogue for the Arts, New York January 2001

Work in permanent collection of Ringling School of Art

Lyme Art Association, CT 2007

Sagra della Val D’Arbia, Buonconvento, Italy  September 2003, 2004



Robert M. MacNamara Foundation Residency February 2007 Westport Island, ME

Ucross Foundation Residency March 2006 Clearmont, WY



“Civita Castellana: Territory, Nature, Culture”, Jerusalem Studio School at Civita July 2012

 “Open Air Painting: Italian Origins and Modern Implications

Boston University Fine Art Department April 2009

Open Air Painting: Italian Origins and Modern Implications

Palm Springs Museum of Art, CA  March 2009

National Academy of Design, New York March 2008

Lyme Art Association Lyme, CT  upcoming April 2008

Mercer University, Macon, GA January 2008


The Italian Origins of Open Air Painting- Tradition Revisited

Sheridan College, Sheridan, WY March 2006

National Academy of Design, New York March 2002



Etruscan Places – Co-Director. NY,NY.  Organize/conduct landscape painting workshops in Italy May - October.  (1998-present)

2013-Present Painting Workshop Instructor, Art Students League, New York, NY

2002-2005 Drawing Instructor, Cooper Union, New York, NY

1985 Founding Member Ridge Street Gallery, NYC

1983-1984 The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA. Instructor, painting and drawing.