Josh Roach

instagram: @jars.hooch
email: joshtroach@gmail.com

Solo/Two Person Exhibitions

2018, January, Hands, Milner Library, Normal, Illinois, USA.

2014, July, Bubble, C-SPACE Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada.

2013, October, weenie, Gallery formally known as the Philosopher's Knoll, Banff, Alberta, Canada.

2012, September, Pickle, Frame Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

2011, September, Ham, Gallery of Student Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

2011, January, SMILES, The Edge Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

2010, April, SHER'n ROACHes, The Edge Galley, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Group Exhibitions

2018, April, Student Annual Exhibition, University Galleries, Normal, Illinois, USA.

2018, April, Small Favors, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

2017, April, Student Annual Exhibition, University Galleries, Normal, Illinois, USA.

2017, February, You're Welcome To Come, New York Hilton Midtown, New York City, New York, USA.

2017, January, MFA Biennial, University Galleries, Normal, Illinois, USA.

2016, December, Hot Water, Slayer Gallery (online). 

2015, August, Certain Critical Operations, Found in Fred, Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA. 

2015, July, Do we ever really touch?, VCU Arts Building, Richmond, Virginia, USA. 

2012, November, The Undesirables, Graffiti Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

2012, July, Fresh Paint, New Construction, Art Mûr, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 

2010, December, Durham Art Guild Juried Art Show, Durham Art Guild, Durham, North Carolina, USA. 

2010, May, Coming Out, Ace Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Video Game Projects 

current, Daffodale, by Roachmoth

2018, April, hOme, https://joshtroach.itch.io/home

2016, December, FUCKHEAD, https://juniperjollipepper.itch.io/fuckhead 

2014, November, Peen Peen, A collaborative project with Ryan Melmoth, http://gamejolt.com/games/adventure/peen-peen/40264/ 

2014, October, Shadenfroos, http://gamejolt.com/games/other/shadenfroos/36632/ 

2014, October, Psyche E, A collaborative project with Ryan Melmoth, http://gamejolt.com/games/adventure/psyche-e/36373/

Collaborative Projects

2018, Blades of Grass, with Emily Lehman, performance.

2018, Hands, with Michael Blake, mixed media.

2017, Emily's Presentation with Josh in it, with Emily Lehman, video.

2017, Making Friends, with Emily Lehman, video.

2017, Making It!, with Emily Lehman, performance.

2017, Making Out, with Emily Lehman, video.



2019 (prospective), MFA, Sculpture & Expanded Media, Illinois State University.

2011, BFA Honours, Sculpture, University of Manitoba.


Artist Residencies & Programs 

2018, June, "ISU Study Abroad Program," Chongqing, China.

2015, June, “VCU Arts Summer Studio Program,” Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA. 

2013, September, "Another World in the Studio," The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada.



2018, Marshall Dulaney Pitcher Scholarship, Illinois State University.

2017, Student Bursary Program, Manitoba Arts Council. 

2017, Lila Wallace Reader's Digest Endowment Scholarship, University of Manitoba. 

2017, Friends of the Arts Award, Illinois State University. 

2016, Lila Wallace Reader's Digest Endowment Scholarship, University of Manitoba. 

2015, Travel Professional Development Grant, Manitoba Arts Council. 

2013, In the Memory of Keith Evans Endowment, The Banff Centre. 

2013, Professional Development Grant Program for Artists, Winnipeg Arts Council. 

2011, Cecil C. Richards Memorial Award, University of Manitoba. 

2011, CPAM Public Sculpture Competition, University of Manitoba.



Colart Collection, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, http://www.colartcollection.com



Enright, Robert, "The Undesirables: An Assemblage of Work by Emerging Winnipeg Artists." Border Crossings Magazine, Issue 125, March 2013.