About/CV

Born 1991, Austin Texas
Adrian Edgard Rivera grew up in Yautepec, Morelos, Mexico. He is currently based out of NYC.

Rivera employs both analog and digital fabrication processes to reinterpret traditions of production and replication.
His recent work is situated around themes of Mexican culture, represented by various items he has lived with such as archaeological artifacts and folk art objects.

BFA, Computer Art, 2014
Northern Michigan University


EXHIBITIONS / SCREENINGS:

2019

Proceso-Progreso, La Salita, Curated by Elena Ketelsen González & Diego Anaya
New York, New York

1st Annual Juried Exhibition, Hudson Valley MOCA, Curated by Legacy Russell
Peekskill, New York

Quality Time, PROXYCO Gallery, Curated by Revista ERAS (Ivan Krassoievitch & Daniel Garza Usabiaga)
New York, New York

CONstitution, Con Artist Collective,
New York, New York


2018

i have, hold, keep, Paradice Palase,
Brooklyn, New York

Puro Color, La Bodega Gallery,
Brooklyn, New York

Nahualismo, Solo Show, Plexus Projects,
Brooklyn, New York

Rendering Likeness, La Bodega Gallery,
Brooklyn, New York


2016

D.I.Y. Design, Con Artist Collective,
New York, New York

Creative Technology Week, Industry City,
Brooklyn, New York


2015

Glitcha, Con Artist Collective
New York, New York

Conicon 3.0, Con Artist Collective
New York, New York

Across The Pond, Old Market Gallery,
Rotherham, England


2014

75 Years of Dark Knights, Ore Dock Brewing Company
Marquette, Michigan

Zeitgeist: Senior Art Exhibition, DeVos Art Museum, Northern Michigan University
Marquette, Michigan
- Best in Show

The Big Screen, Northern Michigan University
Marquette, Michigan


2013

The 303 Show, Student Art Gallery, Northern Michigan University
Marquette, Michigan
- Honorable Mention

The Big Screen, Northern Michigan University
Marquette, Michigan


RESIDENCIES

2015

Biophilia Residency, Ayatana Artistic Research Program, Gatineau Quebec