Rick Myers: Looking at the sun with a prepared lens

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August 19 – September 18, 2011


Rick Myers lives and works in Holyoke, MA. Originally from Manchester, England he moved to the U.S. in 2008.

Solo exhibitions include: White Columns, New York (2009); Corner College, Zurich (2009); No. 12 Gallery, Tokyo (2007) and Cleopatra’s, Brooklyn (forthcoming, 2011).

Group exhibitions include: ‘Poetical Works from the Library and Archive 1908-2008’, Library at Tate Britain, London; ‘Nieves – An Exhibition’, Printed Matter, New York (both 2009); ‘Different Repetitions’ curated by David Senior, Booklyn, New York (2010). Performances include: MoMA PS1 as part of the NY Art Book Fair (2009).

Aritst’s books include ‘Studies for Words’ and ‘Bite Marks in Paper’ with Nieves Books, Zurich. His book works are included in special collections including: MoMA, New York; Stanford University, CA.; Tate Britain, London; Smith College, MA.; Kunsthaus, Zurich; British Library, London.

Myers was recently awarded a ‘Printed Matter Award for Artists’ (2011).

Visit his website here.