Roger Ricco is a multi-disciplinary artist working in painting, photography and video documentaries. He is also a co-founder and partner, with Frank Maresca, of Ricco/Maresca
, a well-known New York venue specializing in contemporary art by both schooled and self-taught artists. Ricco's work has been exhibited widely including in Philadelphia, Los Angeles, New York, Jerusalem, Washington. His work is part of the collection of the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego, California.Recent exhibits include:
Savery Gallery, Philadelphia
KM Fine Arts, Los Angeles, California.
Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, New York.
Elena Zang Gallery, Bearsville, NYPrevious exhibits include:
Sara Tecchia Gallery
The Isreal Museum
The Cress Gallery of Art
The University of Tennessee
Benham Gallery Seattle
Recently in the collection of the the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, Ca.Awards:
Rome Prize in Painting
John And Diane Mareck Visiting artist, lecturer and solo exhibit Cress Gallery, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Cannes film festival select award for the documentary for "Another Way of Communicating" on families dealing with young children on the Autism SpectrumSelected Lectures on Art, Creativity, and Autism, Outsider Art:
Yale University Art Gallery, Bard Collage, Mingei Museum, San Diego, Museum of American Folk Art, NY. Great Hall at Cooper Union, NY. The American Academy in Rome, NY., Zen Mountain Monastery, Mt. Tremper NY. Formally, on the faculty in the art history department of the School of Visual Arts, NYC}