Kassia Rico

Artist, Designer & Illustrator

Kassia currently lives and works in Los Angeles.

 

She is also the studio manager at Faith XLVII Inc.

 

Education

2015 |  Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration

Scholarship, Rhode Island School of Design

 

2012 |  Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

Continuing Education Program in Illustration

 

2009 |  University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), CA

Pre-College Summer Program in Painting

 

 

Selected Exhibitions

2017  |  “American Illustration 36”, The AI - AP Archive, New York, New York

(Juried by Deanna Donegan, Kayla E., Nathan Huang, Francesco Izzo, Jaya Miceli, Matt Vee & Jing Wei) 

 2015 |  “Secret Fleet Pop - Up”, Fleet Street Library,  Providence, Rhode Island

2015 |  “Forbidden Fruit”, ISB Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

2015 |  “Painting Group Exhibition”, ISB Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

2015 |  “Illustration Senior Exhibition”, Woods - Gerry Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

2014 |  “Interdisciplinary Techniques & Educational Art Show”, SIGGARAPH Conference, Vancouver, B.C., Canada

2014 |  “Sick & Tired | Painting & Printmaking”, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

2014 |  “Plankton Portraits Exhibition”, Waterman Gallery,  Providence, Rhode Island

2010 |  “Painting Exhibition”,  New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, California

 

 

Collections

2017 |  drawing, private collection, Monrovia, CA

2017 |  sculpture, private collection, Highland Park, Los Angeles, CA

2017 |  painting, private collection, Denver, CO

2017 |  painting, private collection, Koreatown, Los Angeles, CA

2016 |  painting, private collection, Los Angeles, CA

2016 |  painting, private collection, Alhambra, CA

 

 

Curatorial Projects

2015 |  “Forbidden Fruit”, ISB Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

 

 

Professional Experience

2017 |  Studio Assistant, Faith XLVII Studio, Los Angeles, CA

2015 |  Gallery Assistant, Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI

2015 |  Gallery Assistant, Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI

2015 |  Gallery Assistant, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

2014 |  Teaching Assistant, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

 

 

Foreign languages spoken

Conversational in French

 

 

Don't be a stranger : kassiaricoart@gmail.com