David Rios Ferreira


Let's be clear, won't close my eyes

from Slow Art

David Rios Ferreira participated in Slow Art in Fall 2019 at Village West.

David Rios Ferreira has exhibited in galleries and museums in the US and abroad including CoCA (Seattle, WA), Nemeth Art Center (Park Rapids, MN) and Kunstraum Richard Sorge Gallery (Berlin, Germany).

He has held residencies at the Lower East Side Printshop (New York, NY), Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts (New York, NY), The Center for Book Arts (New York, NY) and has participated in professional development programs such as Emerge 11 at Aljira (Newark, NJ) and the Bronx Museum's Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) program (Bronx, NY).

Awards include the New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship, a National Association of Latino Arts & Culture Fund for the Arts grant and the ArtSlant Grand Prize.

Group exhibitions include "Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial," The Bronx Museum of the Arts (Bronx, NY), "Uproot" at Smack Mellon (Brooklyn, NY) and "Figuring The Floral" at Wave Hill (Bronx, NY). Solo exhibitions include "And by each crime and every kindness," Sunroom Project Space at Wave Hill, "Ni de aquí, Ni de allá" at Rush Arts, Corridor Gallery (Brooklyn, NY), "And I Hear Your Words That I Made Up," Brattleboro Museum & Art Center (Vermont) and most recently "Don't you see I got everythin you need," BRIC (Brooklyn, NY).

David Rios Ferreira lives and works in New York and Jersey City, and holds a BFA from The Cooper Union.

More information on Rios Ferreira and his work can be found at davidriosart.com.


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