RICARDO CID artist in residence at MAD Biennial

NYC Makers……the MAD Biennial on Columbus Circle………showcasing 100 artists, artisans, designers and other makers in the five boroughs of NYC.

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RICARDO CID was nominated by one of the 300 cultural leaders……..then selected by a panel of ten.

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His roots…………math……biochemistry and systems………and he uses these in the creation of his 3-D works.

 

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RICARDO…..trained as a mechanical engineer……..and a programmer by trade.

 

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Using symbols……lines and color he has created a visual language expressing complex mathematical equations employed in his art.

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You can watch him work in his open studio at the the MAD.…..Museum of Art and Design.

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His APPLE is used to program the sound……ie, music……..and the mechanical movements of his pieces.

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CID produces his work by blending the traditional hand-made signage techniques of his native Mexico City.

 

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