John Giarrizzo


A native of Cleveland, Ohio, John Giarrizzo is associate professor of art at Northwest College in Powell, Wyoming, where he has been teaching since 1981. Giarrizzo received the Wyoming Governor's Award in 2003, two Wyoming Arts Council Fellowships in Painting (1987, 1993), and the Kim Baer Award in Painting from the Wyoming Arts Council in 2002. His paintings have been the focus of major exhibitions at the Boise Art Museum, Salt Lake Art Center, Nicolaysen Art Museum, Yellowstone Art Center, Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University, and St. John's College.


  • Whitney Western Art Museum’s 2014 Artists in Residence at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming.


Red  Desert Blue Highway Back
Blue Desert Blue Highway Front
Red Desert Red Highway #2
Red Desert Red Highway #1
Red Desert SOLD