Art Faculty Bios



Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Joseph Giacalone

Mr. Giacalone has been teaching Fine Arts at North High since 2003. He is the Lead Teacher of Fine Arts in the Fine & Performing Arts Department, as well as Chair of the Technology Committee. After receiving a BFA at Purchase College, he earned his MA in Art & Art Education at Columbia University Teachers College. In addition to teaching, Mr. Giacalone is the faculty co-advisor of Epiphany, the school’s art & creative writing publication. He lives in Queens, NYC with his wife and baby daughter.​