Born in Washington D.C., Ricky Sears received an M.F.A. in 2006 from the School of Visual Arts in New York City.

He has exhibited in New York at P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center and at Rochester Contemporary Art Center. His sculpture “Waterfront” is included in the Public Art Network’s 2008 Year in Review, completed during EAF07, the 2007 Emerging Artist Fellowship at Socrates Sculpture Park. His first solo exhibit in 2008 in California, “The Lines are Drawn,” was listed in the Los Angeles Times as one of “Eight Things Not to Miss” the week it opened.

Image credit: courtesy of the artist.