Rico Gatson: Making Stuff
Rico Gatson received his B.A. from Bethel University and his M.F.A. from Yale University. His work has been included in numerous solo and group exhibitions, both nationally and internationally, including Exit Art (New York City), Prospect 1 (New Orleans), Greater New York (MoMA PS 1, New York City), and at the Brooklyn Museum and the Essl Museum (Vienna). His most recent exhibition titled The Raft, a collaboration with Chris Larson, was presented at The Boiler in Brooklyn, and in 2013 he had his sixth solo exhibition titled The Promise of Light at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts in New York City. He has a forthcoming solo exhibition at Samson Gallery in Boston in June, 2016. Gatson was born in Augusta, Georgia; raised in Riverside, California; and now lives and works in Brooklyn.