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Rick Midler (b. 1966, USA) is an emerging artist from Brooklyn, New York, working primarily in oils, inks, collage and digital techniques. He often employs bold colors and dreamlike content in a surreal, contemporary manner.

 

Exhibitions

2017 Installation, “Create. Love.” Mural, Little River Miami, FL - Joe Risolia, curator

2016 Sir D’s Lounge, Brooklyn, NY

2012 Live Painting, 4th Street Arts, Jersey City – Joe Russo, curator

2011 Boardwalk Art Prize, Grand Rapids, MI

2011 “Casual Encounters,” Mighty Tanaka, Brooklyn, NY – Alex Emmart, curator

2010 “Cosmic Characters,” Clover’s Fine Arts, Brooklyn, NY – Charlotte Mouquin, curator

2010 The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Year End Show, Brooklyn Artists Gym, NY – Spring Hofeldt, curator

2009 UBS Building Lobby, New York, NY

2009 “Waiting for Ganesh” Live Painting, Brooklyn Artists Gym, NY

2009 Crew Cuts Gallery, New York, NY

 

Bibliography

Cover Story, Insight Magazine (F.O.K.U.S.), volume III, issue 2, February 2010. p. 8-19 - Edwards, Atiba T.

 

Collections

Private Collection, Warwick, NY

Private Collection, Nashville, TN

Private Collection, Malibu, CA

Private Collection, Austin, TX

Private Collection, Toronto, Canada

 

Education

University of Delaware, Visual Communications, 1988

 

Awards

1991, Emmy Award (HBO)