Biography

Born in 1980 in Meteor City, Arizona, currently lives and works in Virginia Beach, Va. Grillo is co-founder of the art collective Dearraindrop since 1998. Grillo has exhibited works in the US & internationally. Recent solo shows have been The Hole, New York and solo exhibition at Loyal Gallery Sweden. Group exhibitions include Cooper Cole, Toronto; Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York; CANADA gallery, New York; OHWOW, LosAngeles; V1, Copenhagen; Max Wigram, London; Peres Projects, Berlin; Andrea Melas Presents, Athens;Deitch Projects, New York and John Connelly Presents, New York.

Dearraindrop have had solo shows at V, Copenhagen; LOYAL Stockholm, Perugi, Padua; Kavi Gupta,Chicago; Deitch Projects, New York and PS1 MOMA, New York. Their work is part of the Leif Djurhuus Collection which was exhibited at the ARoS Museum in Aarhus, Dk and they’ve been in group exhibitions at The Garage Center in Moscow and MACRO Museum in Rome.

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Video of the opening of Cellar Contemporary with Joe Grillo show "Acid American" in Trento. Made by Joshua Dreysacker

Artworks

€ 750,00

12/31/2015, 2015

21.5 x 28 cm

€ 750,00

12/31/2015, 2015

21.5 x 28 cm

€ 750,00

Acid, 2014

14.1 x 27.3 cm

€ 650,00

Aufo, 2016

21 x 28 cm

€ 750,00
€ 650,00
€ 750,00

Gone Bananas, 2015

21 x 27 cm

€ 650,00

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Journal

Gallery, Posted on 24/04/2017

DEARRAINDROP

by cellar contemporary

Born as clothing-line brand in 1998, in Virginia Beach, from the idea ofboth artists Joe Grillo and Laura Grant, Dearraindrop is today internationally better known as an artist collective...

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Publications, Posted on 20/04/2017

JOE GRILLO ON ART RECORD COVERS BY TASCHEN

by cellar contemporary

Two Dearraindrop artworks for record covers are included in the new Taschen edition by Francesco Spampinato. Since the dawn of modernism, visual and music production have had a particularly intimate relationship. From Luigi Russolo’s 1913 Futurist manifesto L’Arte dei Rumori...

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