Anthony Iacono was born in 1987 in Nyack, New York. He received his BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York and received his MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. He attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2013 and was a resident artist at LMCC Workspace in 2018.
He has had solo exhibitions at P.P.O.W. Gallery in 2015 and 2018, and Marinaro Gallery in 2018. His work has been included in group shows at Jack Hanley Gallery, 106 Green, and Rockaway Topless. In 2017 he was a recipient of the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship Award. Iacono is currently an artist in residence at the Museum of Art and Design in New York, NY. He also had a solo-exhibition at The Approach, London opening in February 2019.