Mario Moore (b. 1987) lives and works in Detroit, MI. Moore received a BFA in Illustrationfrom the College for Creative Studies (2009) and an MFA in Painting from the Yale Schoolof Art (2013). He was recently awarded the prestigious Princeton Hodder Fellowship atPrinceton University and has participated as an artist-in-residence at Knox College,Fountainhead residency and the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.Moore’s work has afforded him many opportunities-- from multiple exhibitions and featuredarticles including the New York Times. His work is in several public and private collectionswhich include the Detroit Institute of Art, The Studio Museum in Harlem and PrincetonUniversity Art Museum. Moore’s work has been featured in numerous exhibitions includingThe Smart Museum, Chicago; the Smithsonian Museum traveling Sites Exhibition; XavierUniversity Art Gallery, New Orleans; the Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, GrandRapids, MI; David Klein Gallery, Detroit; and the Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, New York. He willhave a solo survey exhibition at the Charles H. Wright Museum, Detroit, in 2021.