Joseph Bounds 

b. 1992  

Education 

BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2017 

 

Selected Exhibition History 

 

Solo 

2019 (Forthcoming) “Echo”, Mims Gallery, Wesleyan College, Rocky Mount, NC 

2010 “Joseph Bounds: Paintings and Drawings”, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC 

 

Group 

2019 “De/Construct”, Gallery Studio Oh, Chicago, IL  

2019 “North Carolina Artists Exhibition”, Contemporary Art Museum (CAM), Raleigh, NC 

2019 “Emerging Artists 2019”, Limner Gallery. Hudson, NY 

2019 “Rupture | Rapture | Revolution”, The Carrack. Durham, NC 

2019 “ArtFTL”, Art Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale, FL  

2018 Untitled Exhibition, Barnes Corner Gallery. Wilson, NC  

2018 Cape Fear Studios 2018 Competition and Exhibition, Cape Fear, NC  

2018 "Dimensions", 54th Annual Competition, Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, Winston Salem, NC  

2016 "Rational Distance", Site Red Gallery, Chicago, IL 

2014 “Unfamiliarity” Siragusa Gallery, Chicago, IL  

2011 Art Competition for Schools, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK  

  

Publications 

 

Print 

2019 Average Art 37, Average Art Magazine, (August 15), Print. 

2019 “Portfolio #28”, A5 Magazine, (July 25), Print.  

2019 “NC Artists Exhibition: Local Artists Take Over CAM Raleigh”, Walter Magazine (April), Print. 

2019 “North Carolina Artists Exhibition Catalogue, RFAS and CAM Raleigh, Print. 

 

Web 

2019  “Joseph Bounds: Contemporary Cubist Portraits”, Empty Easel, Web. 

https://emptyeasel.com/2019/03/20/joseph-bounds-contemporary-cubist-portraits/ 

2019  “Reflections on Portraiture: The Paintings of Joseph Bounds”, Esthetic Lens Magazine, Web. 

http://www.estheticlens.com/2019/01/28/reflections-on-portraiture-the-paintings-of-joseph-bounds/ 

2019  “Joseph Bounds: Paintings” Supersonic Art, Web.  

https://supersonicart.com/post/182407148662/joseph-bounds-paintings-stunningly-fascinating 

 

Awards and Honors 

2018   First Place, Cape Fear Studios, 2018 Competition and Exhibition, Cape Fear, NC 

2018   Finalist, "Dimensions", 54th Annual Competition, Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, Winston                  Salem, NC  

2018    Honorable Mention. Fusion Art Gallery, 6th Quarterly Group Art Exhibition "Open Theme", web. 

2018   Special Merit. Figurative Art Competition. LST Gallery, web.  

2013   Guest Artist. Sally B. Howard School for the Arts & Education.  NC 

2011   Finalist, Saatchi Gallery Art Competition for SchoolsUK 

 

Juried Web Exhibitions 

2018 Fusion Art Gallery, 6th Quarterly Group Art Exhibition "Open Theme", Honorable Mention 

2018 LST Gallery, "Figurative Art", Special Merit Category