Joseph Coniff (born 1981) received an MFA from the University of Delaware, Newark and a BFA from Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design. The American artist explores the cultural and historical developments of materials and objects through sculpture, painting, collage, and photography. His work has been featured in various publications in Europe and North America. He is co-editor of The Programme, an online and print periodical featuring conversations with artists and curators. He has completed residencies and given guest lectures in Wassaic, NY, Santa Fe, NM, Berlin, Germany, Denver, CO, and Marfa, TX. Coniff's work has been exhibited nationally and internationally in Montreal, Marfa, New York, Los Angeles, Denver, Philadelphia, and Berlin, and is in numerous public, business, and private collections. He is currently a Foundations and Sculpture Professor at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design.