About Me

Josias Figueirido is an artist from Spain currently based in the United States


2017 MFA, The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA) – Philadelphia, PA

2010 PGDip in Drawing, The Royal Drawing School – London, UK

2008 BA Fine Art, London Metropolitan University – London, UK


2017 The Horseman Collection Purchase Prize, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA
FMC Tower Curator’s Award, PAFA & FMC Tower – Philadelphia, PA

2017 Fine Arts Venture Fund, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA
& 2016


2015Merit Award and Academy Scholarship, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA

2011 Antonio Quesada Painting Prize, Quinones de Leon Museum – Vigo, Spain

2010 Paintings in Hospitals Purchase Prize, External Assessment Board, the Royal Drawing School) – London, UK

Residencies & Fellowships

2020 Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences – Rabun Gap, GA

2019 Vermont Studio Center – Johnson, VT

2018 Moritz-Heyman – Pignano, Tuscany, Italy

CRE Fellowship, Second State Press – Philadelphia, PA

2016 Dumfries House – East Ayrshire, Scotland

2015 Post-Graduate Apprentice Training Program, The Fabric Workshop and Museum – Philadelphia, PA

Solo & Two-Person Exhibitions

2020 Anything Goes As Long As It’s A Joke, C.R. Ettinger Gallery – Philadelphia, PA

2019 Portal: Governors Island (formerly Governors Island Art Fair) – New York, NY

Prints and Process, Second State Press – Philadelphia, PA

2017 Give Me a Light That I May Walk Safely Into the Unknown, Marginal Utility – Philadelphia, PA

2014 Nuevos Bosques, O Faiado – Ribeira (A Coruña), Spain

2012 Josias Figueirido, Circulo Mercantil Cultural Center – Vigo, Spain

2011 Dende as Alturas, The Youth House Gallery – Vigo, Spain
Unha Cidade en Constante Cambio, Teis Cultural Center – Vigo, Spain
On the Path [Two-Person Exhibition], Great Bealings Hall – Suffolk, UK

Group Exhibitions

2020 All Dressed Up with Nowhere to Go, Steven Zevitas Gallery – Boston, MA

BarbantiaRte VII, Museum of Engraving (Fundartes – Fundacion Museo de Artes) – Ribeira, Spain

Artists in the Time of Coronavirus (Virtual exhibition), Artblog – Philadelphia, PA

2019  New American Paintings 2019 Review: Part 2, Steven Zevitas Gallery – Boston, MA

An Inherently Hopeful Gesture (Curated by Bill Scott), Cerulean Arts – Philadelphia, PA
Flower in the Snow, Automat – Philadelphia, PA

2018  BarbantiaRte_VI, Museum of Engraving (Fundartes) – Ribeira, Spain

Faculty Biennial, PCAD – Lancaster, PA

Pratt and Pafa, Old City Jewish Arts Center – Philadelphia, PA

2017  Playbook, On Stellar Rays – New York, NY
ASE, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA
Surface Forms, The Fabric Workshop and Museum – Philadelphia, PA
Way of Light, FMC Tower – Philadelphia, PA
Good Fellows, Gallery 128, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA

2016   Graphic Impulse, Lobby of PAFA – Philadelphia, PA
Wars, and Rumors of Wars, Gallery 128, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA
Summer Show, Marginal Utility Gallery – Philadelphia, PA
Future’s Past, Gallery 128, PAFA – Philadelphia, PA

2015 Apprentice Training Program Banners Summer 2015, The Fabric Workshop and Museum – Philadelphia, PA
Entre Mares, Lustres Rivas de Riveira Cultural Center – Ribeira, Spain
Rear Window, Mile Space, 103 Allen Street – New York, NY

2014 Barbantiarte III, Museum of Engraving and Digital Print – Ribeira, Spain

2013 Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Art – London, UK
Barbanza Arte I, Museum of Engraving and Digital Print – Ribeira, Spain
Atlante, Museum of Engraving and Digital Print – Ribeira, Spain

2011 X International Visual Arts Contest Ourense, Marcos Valcarcel Cultural Center -Ourense, Spain

2010 Genesis, West Ferry Studios and St. Paul’s Shadwell – London, UK
Paintings of Lybster, North Glass Creative Glass – Lybster-Caithness, Scotland
Drawing London’s River,  The Brunel Museum – London, UK

2009 Earling Art Festival, St. Barnabas Church – London, UK

2008 Drawntogether, Red Church Street Gallery – London, UK

Selected Press

2020 Past Lives, Risolve Studio – Lancaster, PA

2019  New American Paintings, No 140, Northeast Issue


The Horseman Collection of American Art – St. Louis, MO

Dumfries House – East Ayrshire, Scotland

The Fabric Workshop and Museum – Philadelphia, PA

Galician Art Collection, Quiñones de Leon Museum – Vigo, Spain
Paintings in Hospitals Collection – London, UK
Royal Drawing School – London, UK