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
Gallery Hours: Mon–Fri, 8:30am–5pm
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd | Portland
Residence: Eugene, OR