RICK LEWIS
Brooklyn, NY 11218
ricklewisnyc@gmail.com
www.ricklewisnyc.com

BORN:        Lumberton, Texas, 1965

EDUCATION:
M.F.A., Painting and Drawing, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, 1992
B.S., Graphic Design, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, 1988

AWARDS:
2009    Millay Colony, Artist in Residency, Austerlitz, New York
2003    Edward F. Albee Foundation, Artist in Residency, Montauk, New York
2002    Purnati Center for the Arts, Artist in Residency, Bali, Indonesia
2000    Edward F. Albee Foundation, Artist in Residency, Montauk, New York
1990    Carol Cook Foundation Award for Excellence in Painting

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Edward F. Albee Foundation, New York, New York
Bali Purnati Center for the Arts, Bali, Indonesia
Brown & O’Toole, New York, New York
Coffee America, Inc., New York, New York
Deloitte & Touche, Dallas, Texas
Plus One Holdings, Inc., New York, New York
United Airlines, Washington Dulles International Airport
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas
Dishman Art Museum, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2015    “Just Another Day in Paradise”, Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2012    “Wind Against Tide”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd.,Hong Kong
2012    “Spring Close”,Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2011    “Sollie’s Wood”,Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2009    “Poems for Oshun”,Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2008    “Deluge”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2007    “New Paintings”, Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2006    “Works on Paper, Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2006    “Jalan”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2005    Steven Amadee Fine Art, New York, New York
2004    Steven Amadee Fine Art, New York, New York
2003    Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
2001    Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
1997    Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
1995    Kristy Stubbs Gallery, Dallas, Texas
1992    Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, Texan

SELECTED GROUP
2014    REVISIT, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Hong Kong
2013    Rick Lewis and Victoria Burge, New Work, Steven Amedee Fine Art, NY, NY

2013    “REACH”, Art Basel Hong Kong, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Hong Kong
2013    “10 Years After, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd, Hong Kong
2011    “Alexis Granwell and Rick Lewis, Mount Airy Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA
2010    “Alight”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Hong Kong
2010    “Danny Camino and Rick Lewis”, Steven Amedee Fine Art,New York, New York
2010    “A  Celebration of LIfe”, Dishman  Art Museum, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
2009    “Reach for the Heart”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2009    “2D/3D”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2008    “TRIBES”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd., Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2007    Summer Works on Paper, Steven Amedee Fine Art, New York, New York
2006    “Limited Editions and Monotypes”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd. Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2005    40+, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd,  Mid Levels, Hong Kong
2004    “Portrayal of Place,” Re:place Gallery, New York, New York
2003    “Miniatures,” Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
2002    “Group Show,” Galerie-Martini, Central, Hong Kong
2001    “The Box,” Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
2001    “Bump in the Night,” Mary Delahoyd Gallery, New York, New York
2000    “New York Collects,” Albright-Knox Museum, Buffalo, New York
1999    “Six at Kouros,” Kouros Gallery, New York, New York
1998    “The Figure and the Chair,” Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
1997    “Classically Inspired,” Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Inc., Houston, Texas
1996    “Art As Symbol,” Millennium Gallery, East Hampton, New York
1995    McKinney Avenue Museum of Contemporary Art, Dallas, Texas
1995    Kristy Stubbs Gallery, Dallas, Texas
1992    “The Voertman Show,” University Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
1991    “E-ART-H”, Environmental Sculpture, Oak Street Gallery, Denton, Texas

SELECTED BIOGRAPHY
Brown, Ian Findlay, “Crossing Boundaries,” Art Basel Hong Kong, 2013, p. 38-40
China Daily News, “Rick Lewis, Total Recall,” Dec. 2012
SUPERMARKET, Issue 001, “Alexis Granwell and Rick Lewis at Mount Airy
Contemporary,” March 2011
Roschelle, Anne. “Deluge,” The Art of Rick Lewis”, Sin Sin Fine Art Ltd.,2008
Fisher, Cora. “The Lure of Painting: Primacy of the Physical”, Sin Sin Fine ArtLtd., 2013
Fisher, Cora  “Wind Against Tide,”  Exhibition Catalogue, Hong Kong, SAR China 2012
PIPELINE Issue 33, p. 88, Hong Kong, November/December 2012
Milk X, Issue 75, Hong Kong, November 2012, p. 308 – 309
PERSPECTIVE, Hong Kong, November 2012 p. 126 – 127
Hong Kong Economic Times, November 24, 2012 p. C12
ONLINE
artslant.com
scmp.com  (south china morning post)
MutualArt.com
Artradarjournal.com
AbsoluteArts.com
Pixelbread.com, November 12, 2012
AsianCulturalCouncil.com, November 16, 2012
Timetable.com, November 16, 2012
BLOGS
miyakitahiromi.com
maskart.com

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