Praxis International Art is pleased to present flybabyboyfly, the first New York solo exhibition of works by David Antonio Cruz (b. 1975, USA). A reception to celebrate the opening will be held at 541 West 25th Street, on Thursday May 19th, from 6-8 pm.
David Antonio Cruz currently lives and works in Brooklyn. He received his BFA from Pratt Institute, continued his studies at Skowhegan School of Painting and earned his MFA at Yale University School of Art. His work has been exhibited widely in institutions and galleries, including museums like The Jersey City Museum, El Museo del Barrio, The Bronx Museum and El Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico. David Antonio Cruz has been awarded numerous grants and awards, such as Artist in the Marketplace, National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts Award, Presidential Scholar in the Arts, Urban Artist Initiative Award, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Fellowship Grant Award, among others.