RICK SILVA, is an artist whose recent videos, websites and images explore notions of landscape and wilderness in the 21st century. His first solo show with TRANSFER ‘En Plein Air’ opened in May 2013.
Silva’s art has been shown in exhibitions and festivals worldwide, including Transmediale in Germany, Futuresonic in the U.K and Sonar in Spain. His projects have been supported through grants and commissions from organizations such as Rhizome and The Whitney Museum of American Art. Recently WIRED called his videos “glitchy, curious things—some mesmerizing, some arresting.” Silva lives in Eugene Oregon, where he also teaches at the University of Oregon.
December 2014 –‘En Plein Air’ installed at hypersalon in South Beach, Miami
October 2014 –‘Sky Burial’ solo exhibition at TRANSFER
January 2014 –‘Render Garden’ debut at UNPAINTED Media Art Fair in Munich, Germany
May 2013 –‘En Plein Air’ solo exhibition at TRANSFER