Josh is a multi-disciplinary artist whose work focuses on integrating art into public life and the urban environment. He is a conceptual artist and sculptor, frequently incorporating social and political content into his work—from garbage culture to border-crossings and performance in American life. Josh has made several public projects in collaboration with Intersection for the Arts, Galería de la Raza, Southern Exposure and the 16th Street BART station. In 2007 he was asked to speak as part of the De Young Museum’s Mapping the City Symposium. He is a founding director of the artist coalitions Hypersea and the Cardboard Institute of Technology. Josh holds a 3 degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and has a MFA from UC Davis and a BA in art from SF State University. He has taught at Out of Site periodically for 6 years.