RIP: CAPITAL (2015-2019)


Lives and works in San Francisco, CA


2023 FAÇADE, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA
S.O.S., La Mofeta, San Francisco, CA
2020 SQUARE BIZ, Brittany, Vallejo, CA
2013 GLASS IN THE GARDEN, Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2012 Blue Turns To Grey, Ratio 3, San Francisco, CA
2011 WIDE WIDE RUIN, The Popular Workshop, San Francisco, CA
2010 4X4, Ebersmoore, Chicago, Illinois
2009 Capital Zero, Ratio 3, San Francisco, California
2006 Loco Serenity, Ratio 3, San Francisco, California
2004 SSSLUG, Ratio 3, San Francisco, California
2000 Troubleshooting, Montevideo, Uruguay


2023 LA Driveway, Ingram's. Los Angeles, CA
Pyramid Scheme, Bass and Rainer. San Francisco, CA
2022 VENN, two-person with Barbara Stauffacher Solomon, 1599FDT. Mill Valley, CA
2021 ZOO, Hit SF. San Francisco, CA
2018 Division of Labor, Minnesota Street Project. San Francisco, CA
  Spirited Probabilities, Southern Exposure. San Francisco, CA
2017 Made in S.F., Romer Young Gallery. San Francisco, CA
2015 New Balance 3, XYZ Collective. Tokyo, Japan
2013 Afterglow: Rethinking California Light And Space, Saint Mary's College Museum Of Art. Moraga, CA
  With Cinder Blocks We Flatten Our Photographs, Romer Young Gallery. San Francisco, CA
2012 Temporary Structures curated by Glen Helfand and Cydney Peyton, Walter and McBean Galleries, SFAI. San Francisco, CA
  I'm So Goth---I'm Dead curated by Bob Linder and Julio Cesar Morales, Queen’s Nails. San Francisco, CA
  Joan Mitchell MFA Award, Cue Arts Foundation. New York City, NY
  Stretch & Expose: A Survey of Fine Art Screenprinting in the Bay Area, SF Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  3020 Laguna Street In Exitum, Site specific project by Highlight Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011 Afterglow: New Light & Space Art From the West Coast, Library Gallery, CSU Sacramento, CA
  (Odds Are) 13:1, Wwattis Institue for Contemporary Art Apartment, San Francisco, California
  At Bay II, Worth Ryder Gallery, UC Berkeley, California
  Hammarby!, Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, San Francisco, California
2010 The Moderns, Chandra Cerrito, Oakland, California
  Afterglow:New Light & Space Art From the West Coast, Weigand Gallery, Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, California
2009 Liberation Upon Contact, Ratio 3, San Francisco, California
2007 Artists of Invention: A Century of CCA, Oakland Museum of California
  Alpha, Ratio 3, San Francisco, California
2004 We Could Be Friends, 111 Minna, San Francisco, California
2003 Thee Magick Boxx, Ratio3, New York, New York
  Taqueria Cancun, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston
2002 Special Blend, Gallery AD, San Jose, California
  Strange Glue, Ratio3, New York, New York
2000 It Can Change, Oakland, California
  1 : 1, Refulason, San Francisco + Phuket, Thailand


2011 Joan Mitchell Foundation M.F.A. Grant
2010 Phelan, Murphy and Cadogan Fellowship in Fine Art
  All College Honors Merit Scholarship, Graduate Level
1999 Robert M. Ralls Memorial Scholarship for Painting


3020 Laguna Street In Exitum, San Francisco, Ca: Highlight Gallery, 2012
Amala, Isaac, "Jonathan Runcio: Capital Zero", FLAVORPILL (March, 2009)
Artists of Invention: a Century of CCA. San Francisco, Ca: California College of the Arts, c2007
Baker, Kenneth, "The Moderns," San Francisco Chronicle, December 11, 2010
Baker, Kenneth, “Runcio: Thought and Metal”, San Francisco Chronicle, December 13, 2013
Bibeau, Petra Royale, "If You Could Capitalize 0", Artslant.com (March, 2009)
Carner, Deric, "Capital Zero; or The Voided Subject in Abstract Art", Arttopic.org (March, 2009)
Cheng, DeWitt, "Brave Old World at Chandra Cerrito Contemporary," East Bay Express, December 15, 2010
Chun, Kimberly. "Jonathan Runcio: Chips at man-made world's base." San Francisco Chronicle March 2012
Feldman, Melissa, "Afterglow: Rethinking California Light and Space Art", Wiegand Gallery, Notre Dame de Namur University (September, 2010)
McQuaid, Cate. "Artist's metaphors..." The Boston Globe, January 17, 2003, p. C19
McSweeney's Quarterly Concern # 37 2011, Illustrations.
Nataraj, Nirmala. "Jonathan Runcio at Ratio 3." Artweek, vol. 28, issue 1 (February 2007), pp. 16-17
Parcellin, Paul. "The Out of Towners." RETRO-ROCKET (February 2003)
Sachs, Danica Willard, “Review: Glass In the Garden”, Artpractical.com, November 25, 2013
Taylor, Mark, “Outside In: Jonathan Runcio at Romer Young Gallery”, KQED.org, November 25, 2013
Vogel, Wendy, “Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grants” Catalogue, Cue Foundation, New York 2012