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The Silva Field Guide to Birds of a Parallel Future, digital image, dimensions variable,  2014–2015. Image courtesy the artist.

The Silva Field Guide to Birds of a Parallel Future, digital image, dimensions variable, 2014–2015. Image courtesy the artist.

Rick Silva

ARTIST BIO

Rick Silva (1977, São Paulo, Brazil) is an artist whose recent videos, websites and images explore notions of landscape and wilderness in the 21st century. He received an MFA from The University of Colorado in 2007, and has since shown extensively nationally and internationally, with recent solo exhibitions at TRANSFER Gallery in New York, Wil Aballe Art Projects in Vancouver, New Shelter Plan in Copenhagen, and Ditch Projects in Oregon. His projects are included in multiple permanent collections such as The Whitney Museum of American Art and the Borusan Contemporary Collection. He lives and works in Eugene, where he is a professor of Art & Technology at the University of Oregon.

Reception: Saturday, July 9: Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, 6–10pm; Thursday, July 14: Cooley Gallery Case Works Program, Reed College Library, 3-5pm

Venue 1: Disjecta Contemporary Art Center

Gallery Hours: Wednesday–Saturday, 12–5pm

8371 N Interstate Ave | Portland

Venue 2: Cooley Gallery Case Works Program, Reed College Library

Gallery Hours: Mon–Fri, 8:30am–5pm

3203 SE Woodstock Blvd | Portland

Website: http://ricksilva.net

Residence: Eugene, OR

The Silva Field Guide to Birds of a Parallel Future, digital image, dimensions variable,  2014–2015. Image courtesy the artist.

The Silva Field Guide to Birds of a Parallel Future, digital image, dimensions variable, 2014–2015. Image courtesy the artist.