Kenneth Pietrobono (b. 1982) is a New York City-based artist born in Miami. His work animates the failure of language to adequately model the world we live in, connecting our inability to communicate complex systems as a key limit to affecting institutionalized power.
His exhibitions and publications include Whisper or Shout: Artists in the Social Sphere, BRIC Arts Media, 2016. “Between You and Me: Imani Jacqueline Brown and Kenneth Pietrobono,” published essays with Art Practical, 2018. Whitney Biennial, 2017, Whitney Museum of American Art, with Occupy Museums.
The artist is a recipient of the Emerging Artist Residency, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York City, 2013/2014. Pietrobono is also an appointed member of Citizens’ Advisory Committee, NYC Cultural Plan, 2016-present.
He is also an Alumnus of the Art & Law Program, New York City, 2016.
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist