• Solo Exhibition Opening!


    On View July 1-29, 2013

    Opening Reception July 13, Saturday 1-3pm

    The first solo exhibition of Joseph Ventura, a 25 year old Rockland County native, will consist of a series of works of classical realism; still life objects and portraits, arduously rendered in either graphite or oils. The Side Gallery will exhibit a series of watercolors done en plein air in Italy.

    110 Route 303
    Valley Cottage, NY 10989

  • Studio 7 Gallery, Bernardsville NJ

    3 Paintings on view in the Alumni of New York Academy of Art Exhibition

  • Accepting Artwork Commissions - Portrait Painting

    Contact me with inquiries for commissioning paintings or drawings, Portraits or otherwise.

  • Art Lessons - Drawing and Painting

    Now offering private, atelier-style training in classical drawing and painting in downtown Hoboken, New Jersey. Contact me for a free, introductory studio visit.

  • Single-Fare 3

    Upcoming exhibition of artwork on metrocards at RH Gallery in NYC! Check out my submission...



  • Crystals on the Rocks, Nyack, NY

    Still life paintings on display in an eclectic shop offering vintage beading materials and healing gems and minerals.

    70 S. Broadway
    Nyack, NY, 10960
    (201) 747-4748

  • 8/1/12

    Booked a solo show for summer 2013 at the Valley Cottage Library in NY.

  • Private Lessons Available

    Now offering private instruction in drawing and painting from life. Contact for a studio visit and more information.

  • 3-16-12

    New Still Life painting added! Artwork reorganized.

  • 2-17-12

    "The Ones"
    New York Academy of Art
    Feb 17- March 4
    Opening Reception Feb 17, 6-8pm

  • Duke Ocean Grill presents... WINE-ART-MUSIC

    Friday Sept 23rd, 2011, 7:30-10:00pm
    $30 in advance, $40 at the door
    "Wine tasting and hors d' ouvres, featuring the amazing art of upcoming artist Joseph Ventura"

    Duke Ocean Grill
    37 Route 303
    Tappan, NY 10983

  • 7-25-11

    New drawing added to gallery

  • "First Impressions & Formative Experience"

    An exhibition of fine prints, drawings and small sculptures
    Opening Reception Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 3-6pm
    Show through July 9th
    Medialia Gallery
    335 West 38th St, 4th Floor
    New York, NY 10018


    MFA Thesis Exhibition
    May 16-27th
    New York Academy of Art
    111 Franklin St
    New York, NY 10013