Bio / Contact

Rick Myers is a Manchester-born artist and writer living in Western Massachusetts. He works in a variety of media including text, video, installation, and drawing, in addition to books and editions.

Solo exhibitions include: The National Poetry Library at Southbank Centre and the Book Library at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London; Printed Matter, New York; White Columns, New York.

Performances and screenings include: The NY and LA Art Book Fairs; MoMA Library, New York; The Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens.

Myers is the founder and publisher of Muta.


Instagram @rickmyers_cabinstudio

Poetry will be made by all

LUMA Foundation, Zurich

An Excavation / A Reading (Before the Statue of Endymion)

A single channel video commissioned by the Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens:

Visual Dialogues
Curated by Marilena Karra

Plato’s Academy Leisure Park, Athens
7th November 2013 – 7th January 2014

2013 year marks the 150th anniversary of the birth and 80th anniversary of the death of the poet, Constantine Cavafy. The Onassis Cultural Centre are presenting newly commissioned works by contemporary Greek and international artists.

Athanasios Argianas – Pinna
Marianna Christofides – Here let me stand
Joana Hadjithomas – Khalil Joreige – I stared at beauty so much…
Rick Myers – An Excavation / A Reading (Before the Statue of Endymion)
Theo Prodromidis – Towards the Bank of the Future
Bill Psarras – Urban Halo
Erica Scourti – Out of Time
Yorgos Taxiarchopoulos – Oracle
Yiannis Theodoropoulos – Antioch
Maria Varela – And so much intensity in Greek phraseology

Ugly Duckling Presse


6th and final in a series of performances in Fort Greene

Organized by Lucia della Paolera and Sam Ashford
with grilled meats by Martin della Paolera

4th October 2013, 9 PM
65 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn NY 11217

Rick Myers: AbyssssybA

Sam Ashford: Radio, gone home too late with cousin Walter Stinson

Millie Kapp: Tonight is the Night with Andrew Braddock, David Madsen Cook,
Annie Maurer and a sculpture by Matthew Shalzi

Selena: backtalk

Tan Lin: Joy

Reading List – MoMA Library

Reading List: Artists’ Selections from the MoMA Library Collection

Organized by Rachael Morrison and Lori Salmon.

25th September 2013 – 6th January 2014
The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building