Ricardo Partida was born in Mexico City, Mexico in 1990. The artist received an MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois in 2020 and a BFA in Studio Art from the University of Texas- Rio Grande Valley in 2017. Solo and two-person exhibitions of Partida’s work include: Pasiva Toxica at New Image Art Gallery in West Hollywood, California (2022), Death of a Hero, Rise of a Champion at Deli Gallery in New York City (2021); Final Fantasy at Julius Cesar Gallery in Chicago, Illinois (2020); and Evil and Shivering, curated by Caleb Beck at Baby Blue Gallery in Chicago, Illinois (2020) Group exhibitions and art fairs that have shown Partida’s work include: 1969 Gallery in New York City; New Image Art Gallery in Los Angeles, California; Steven Zevitas Gallery in Boston, Massachusetts; Western Exhibitions in Chicago, Illinois; the Elmhurst Art Museum in Elmhurst, Illinois; Monti8 Gallery in Latina, Italy; and NADA House on Governors Island with Baby Blue Gallery in New York City. Partida lives and works in Chicago, Illinois.
Ricardo Partida, At My Beck and Call, 2022; Hand-Embellished, Signed, and Numbered Limited Edition Print