John Ros is a Latinx, queer, non-binary, Brooklyn-based, multi-disciplinary artist, professor and curator. They obtained an MFA from Brooklyn College, City University of New York, and a BFA from the State University of New York at Binghamton. John has exhibited internationally and their work can be found in collections throughout the world.
John is currently the director and a professor at studioELL, an alternative, transient and hybrid space for higher education in studio art, which they founded in 2015. In addition to teaching at SMFA, they are a lecturer in the First Year Program at Parsons, The New School the School (NYC, NY). John is a founding director and curator at Intermission Museum of Art / IMA (New York, NY) and the curator-in-residence at Stand4 Gallery & Community Art Center (Brooklyn, NY). John has over 16 years' experience in higher education and 23 years' experience curating exhibitions and developing community programming.