Roberto Visani is a multi-media artist residing in Brooklyn, New York. He has exhibited his work internationally in such venues as the New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY, The Studio Museum in Harlem, NY, The Bronx Museum of Art, NY, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF, CA, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cleveland, OH, Barbican Galleries, London, UK, and the Ghana National Museum, Accra, Ghana. He has been awarded artist residencies from the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Henry Street Settlement, NY, and Art Omi to name a few. He is a former Fulbright fellow to Ghana and NYFA Artist Fellow in Sculpture. As part of his Fulbright activities he began creating his iconic gun sculptures. These works have been reviewed in such publications as the New York Times, Art Forum, Art News, and Frieze. Since 2004, Roberto has taught at John Jay College, CUNY, NY where he is an associate professor of art.