Education
2012
MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Hoffberger School of Painting
2008
BFA, Alfred University, Concentration: Painting and Printmaking, Art Education 
   
  
Awards and Residencies
2017
The Montclair State University Professing Excellence Award
2015
Atlantic Center For the Arts, Master Artist: Inka Essenhigh, New Smyrna Beach, Florida
2014
Golden Foundation Residency 
Honorable Mention, Curator: Jerry Saltz, 57th Annual Chautauqua Exhibition
Young Artist Award, Bethesda Painting Awards
Best in Show Award, Juror: Denise Bibro, Juried Fine Art Show
2013
Juror’s Pick, Maryland Art At College Park, Juried by Dan Mills
Artist’s Grant, The Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont
Dave Bown Projects Finalist
2012
Best in Show Award, Bethesda Painting Awards
Toby Devan’s Scholarship Finalist
2010
Hoffberger Foundation Fellowship Award, Maryland Institute College of Art
2008-2009
Merit Scholarship to The Chautauqua Institution
2008
Alfred University Senior Painting Award

Solo (*) and Two-person Shows
2018
*Solo Show, High Noon Gallery, New York, NY (forthcoming, April)
2016
*The Next Chapter, Stroll Gallery, Chautauqua, NY
2013
Spaces, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, Canada
*e(merge) Art Fair, Connersmith Gallery, Washington D.C
2012
*Bad Habits, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2008
Hideout, Harder Hall, Alfred, NY

Selected Exhibitions
2018

Natural Proclivities, Curated by Melanie Vote and Kim Powers, Shirley Fiterman Art Center, New York, NY (forthcoming, May)
2017
Painted Desert, High Noon Gallery, New York,  NY         
Edge of Elegance, Buddy Warren Gallery, New York, NY       
The Nasty Women Exhibition, The Knockdown Center, Queens, NY 
2016
Introductions, Curated by Roberto Juarez, La MaMa Galleria, New York, NY
Montclair State University Adjunct Show, Finely Gallery, Montclair, NJ 2015
Made in Paint, Golden Foundation, New Berlin, NY
Garage Sale, Buddy Warren Gallery, New York, NY
Montclair State University Faculty Exhibition, George Segal Gallery, Montclair, NJ
2014
A.I.R Gallery’s 11th Biennial Exhibition, Curated by Nancy Princethal, Brooklyn, NY
57th Annual Chautauqua Exhibition, Curated by Jerry Saltz, Chautauqua, NY
Bethesda Painting Awards, Gallery B, Bethesda, MD
2013
Maryland Art At College Park, Curated by Dan Mills, The Art Gallery, College Park, MD
Dave Bown Projects-6th Semiannual Competition (Curators: Marisa Pascucci, Reto Thuring. Adelina Vlas)
Caged In: DC Painters Explore the Aesthetic Influences of John Cage, Gallery 102 at GW, Washington
DC
2012
The Relationship, e(merge) Art Fair, Washington D.C.     
The Relationship, e(merge) Art Fair, Washington D.C
Spatial Compositions: Beyond the Frame, Contemporary Wing, Washington D.C.
Conventional Wisdom, Delicious Spectacle, Washington D.C.
The XL-XS Show, The Art Gallery, College Park, MD
Academy Show, Conner Contemporary, Washington, D.C.
Bethesda Painting Awards, Gallery B, Bethesda, MD
Hoffberger School of Painting, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2011
Untitled: A Mid-Atlantic MFA Exhibition, Ruffin Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
Untitled: A Mid-Atlantic MFA Exhibition, Industry Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Hoffberger School of Painting, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Align, Gallery 500 Baltimore, MD
2010
New Work by Emerging Artists, Art that Matters, Oyster Bay, NY
Hoffberger School of Painting, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, MD  
Juried Fine Arts Exhibition: Juror: Joan Young, Mills Pond House, Saint James, NY
Chautauqua: A Continuum, Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York, NY
2009
Chautauqua School of Art Annual Student Exhibition, Logan Gallery, Chautauqua, NY
Summer in the City, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts Gallery, New York, NY
2008
Chautauqua School of Art Annual Student Exhibition, Logan Gallery, Chautauqua, NY
In Foreign Space, Women’s Leadership Center, Alfred, NY 
2007
Painting Drawing Conclusions Pictures, Harder Hall, Alfred NY
Zan Zara City-Wide Exhibition, Florence, Italy
Ciao Ragazzi, Robert Turner Gallery, Alfred, NY
2004
 Long Island’s Best: Young Artists at Heckscher, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY
            

Private and Public Collections
Ognibene Collection, Washington, DC
Rubenstein Collection, Washington, DC
Bendit Collection, NY, New York
Alfred University Public Collection, Alfred, New York


Lectures
2016
Chautauqua Institution, Guest Lecturer and CritiSchool of Visual Arts, Guest Lecturer/Critic
Montclair State University, Guest Lecturer and MFA Critic
2013
American University, Guest LecturTowson University, Guest Lecturer and Critic       
Moravian College, Guest Lecturer and Critic
2011
Maryland Institute College of Art, Guest Lecturer and Critic
                                                                                

Publications
2017
Gorky's Granddaughter Artist Documentary Series
2015
International Painting Annual 5


College Teaching Experience
2017
New Jersey City University, Adjunct Professor of Color Theory
2014 - Present
Montclair State University, Adjunct Professor, Painting I, Painting II, Life Drawing, Drawing, Advanced Painting Independent Studies, Graduate School MFA Art Critic
2016
Chautauqua Institution, Lecturer, Art Critic, and Life Drawing Instructor          
2013-2014 
University of Maryland at College Park, Adjunct Professor, Drawing I and 2D Design
2013
American University, Adjunct Professor, Painting I
2012- 2013
Community College of Baltimore County, Adjunct Professor, 2D Design and Advanced Painting Independent Studies                   
2010-2011
Maryland Institute College of Art, Teaching Intern, Painting I, Life Drawing I, Elements of Visual Thinking


Certifications 
2012
Certificate in the College Teaching of Art from the Maryland Institute College of Art2008  
New York State Teaching Certification: Art, K-12


Press
2016 La MaMa Blogs, “Introductions at La MaMa Galleria,” April 4th.
        The Chautauqua Daily, Alumni Showcase is 'Delightfully Challenging,' July 30th.
2013 Berlin Art Link, “Art Fair// The (e)merge art fair in Washington, D.C,” Oct. 17.    
         East City Art, “Local Galleries are Making a Splash at (e)merge,” Sept. 26.
         Arts Observer. “11 Artists to See at DC’s Annual (e)merge Art Fair,” Oct 5.
         Bmore Art, “Maryland Federation of Art at College Park,” July 10.
         It’s Nice That, “Let Jonathan Latiano’s Incredible Installations..” 17.
         Hi Fructose, “Jonathan Latiano’s Site-Specific Installations,”August 23.
2012 “Beyond the Frame: Spatial Composition After Lucio Fontana” at Contemporary Wing,” Sept 19.
        The Huffington Post, “Haiku Reviews,” Oct. 2.
        The Washington Post, “Galleries: ‘Beyond the Frame’; Sept. 27.
        “Beyond the Frame: Spatial Composition After Lucio Fontana (The Catalog),” Sept. 8.
        Borderstan,”Highlights from the Borderstan: (e)merge Art Fair,” Oct. 11.
        The Guide: Galleries and Antiques,”Rising Stars,” Aug 12.
2011  East City art,”East City Art Reviews: Untitled” at Industry Gallery, July 14.
        Artistaday.com, May 5th.
        “Untitled: A Mid-Atlantic MFA Exhibition,” July 9.
        The Hook, “Anxiety Variety: Artists Unnerve With Unseen Energy,” Sept. 1.SaveSaveSaveSave