Christian Ruiz Berman
visual artists, painter
Christian Berman is completing an MFA in painting at the Rhode Island School of Design. He was born in Mexico City and has lived and worked in New England, California, Costa Rica and Australia. He was recently selected to be shown in New American Paintings MFA edition, 2018. Christian was also recently selected out of several thousand people to participate in an 8 person group show (“Contemporary Visions 8”) at Beers Gallery in London.
His work has been featured in Hyperallergic.com, and he had a solo show at Outlet BK in Bushwick in 2015. Christian has participated in numerous group exhibitions in NYC and beyond, with locations including Spring-Break Fair, Dorsky Projects, and Morgan Lehman Gallery. He has curated 7 group exhibitions since 2010. Christian was a nominee for the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant in 2015. He has completed residencies at the Wassaic Project in Wassaic NY, the Contemporary Arts Center in Troy NY, and
has been accepted for a residency at the Marble House in VT for the winter of 2018.