Mark Rice

Art Discipline: 
Philadelphia, PA
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Sep 21, 2015 to Oct 9, 2015

Mark Rice is an artist and musician currently living in Philadelphia, PA. He grew up in Indiana, receiving his BFA in printmaking at Indiana University in 2003. Rice was a touring musician with many different musical groups from 2000-2009 and founded and maintained a cooperative gallery called Art Hospital from 2005-2009. In 2009, he attended the Rhode School of Design, receiving his MFA in printmaking in 2011. Following graduation, Rice was artist-in-residence at Hub-Bub, an 11-month experience working with an independent art and music venue in Spartanburg, South Carolina. He served as adjunct instructor of art history and drawing at University of South Carolina Upstate and other community colleges. He currently works as the printmaking instructor and product designer at the Center for Creative Works, a non-profit vocational day program for adults with intellectual and physical disabilities focused on therapeutic creative expression.