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Ricardo Rivera

Born in San Diego, TX, Rivera was introduced to art as a teenager. He studied Art at East TX State in Commerce, Mid Western University in Wichita Falls, and TX A&M Kingsville. With a Bachelor of Science degree and studies in Art and Spanish, he worked as a commercial artist and a graphics photographer for 10 years. He was chosen as the Rockport Art Festival Poster Artist in 1999.