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Rico Gatson Biography
1989   Bethel College, St. Paul, MN
1991   Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
  Prized Pieces Video Award, Nat'l Black Programming Columbus, OH
  Oil Bar Ltd. Award for Excellence in Sculpture Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
  Pew Charitable Trust Graduate Fellowship
  Artist-in-Residence Franconia Sculpture Park, Taylor Falls, MN
Selected Exhibitions
2012   Dufresne & Gatson, The Barbara Walters Art Gallery at Sarah Lawrence College, Bronx, NY
2012   What I know, New York Center for Art and Media Studies, New York, NY
2012   Every Exit is an Entrance: 30 Years of Exit Art, Exit Art, New York, NY
2012   The Bearden Project, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
2011   RICO GATSON: Three Trips around the Block, Exit Art, New York, NY
2011   Blink! Light, Sound & the Moving Image, The Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
2010   The Jewel Thief, The Tang Teaching Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
2010   NEW year, NEW work, NEW space, Storefront, Brooklyn, NY
2010   Resurrectine, Ronald Feldman Fine Art, New York, NY
2009   Dark Matter. Ronald Feldman Fine Arts. New York, NY
2008   Black Magic/Black Power. Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
2008   Rico Gatson MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis College of Art and Design Minneapolis, MN
2007   Silhouette The Studio Museum of Harlem New York, NY
2007   En Prefecto Desorden Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
2006   African Fractals Cheekwood Museum of Art Nashville, TN
2006   African Fractals Ronald Feldman Fine Arts New York, NY
2004   History Lessons / Clandestine, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY
2003   Veni Vidi Video, The Studio Museum of Harlem, New York, NY
2003   Living Inside the Grid, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
2003   Ameri©an Dre@m, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, NY
2002   Race in Digital Space, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
2002   Enough About Me, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
2001   Rico Gatson, Serge Ziegler Galeri, Zurich, Switzerland
2001   Ronald Feldman fine Arts, New York, NY
2001   FREESTYLE, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY
2001   Race and Digital Space, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Boston, MA
2000   The Light Show, Gale Gates Brooklyn, NY
2000   Fire, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts New York, NY
1999   Home Sweet Home, Pierogi 2000 Brooklyn NY
1999   Working in Brooklyn: Beyond Technology, Brooklyn Museum of Art Brooklyn, NY
1999   Rage for Art, Pierogi 2000 Brooklyn, NY
1998   Hybro Video, Exit Art New York, NY
1997   Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum of Art Brooklyn, NY
1997   The View from Denver, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Wien Vienna, Austria
1996   Video Faz, FARCO, International Art Fair Guadalajara and Mexico City, Mexico
1996   Project Room, Momenta Art Brooklyn, NY
1996   Video Faz, Art and Idea Mexico City, Mexico
Literature
2009   Time Out New York “Rico Gatson, Dark Matter." T.J. Carlin
2004   The New York Times "Rico Gatson”Holland Cotter
2004   Artforum “Rico Gatson" Ida Panicelli
2002   Artext “Rico Gatson at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts.” Tim Griffin
2002   Artforum “Rico Gatson.” Gregory Williams
2001   'Post-Everything art that Leads Nowhere', Mario Naves, The New York Observer
2000   'Rico Gatson', Ken Johnson, New York Times
2000   'Weekend Update', Walter Robinson, Artnet.com Magazine Reviews, www.artnet.com/Magazine/reviews
1999   'Beyond Technology', Ken Johnson, The New York Times
1999   'Gatson's 'Home Sweet Home'', Eli Lesser-Goldsmith, The Justice (Brandeis University)
1997   'Brooklyn in the House', Bill Arning, Village Voice
1997   'Canvassing Brooklyn', Bill Bell, Daily News