Philippe Ricard is an artist and printmaker from Santa Barbara, California. He is currently pursuing a BFA in Printmaking from the Maryland Institute College of Art, where he also works as a print technician in the Risograph lab. In 2023, Ricard was a Studio Intern at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center in Hyattsville, Maryland. Notable exhibitions include 2023’s Pupal State at Marisa Newman Projects in New York City, the 2023 10x10 Invitational at Pyramid Atlantic, and his 2022 solo exhibition at MICA, New Goblins of Baltimore. Upcoming shows include Ink Spot Press’s Winter Workshop Show in Baltimore, Maryland, as well as MICA’s 2024 Printmaking Department Juried Exhibition. Philippe is an avid pedestrian/flâneur— his art practice is drawing-based, combining the sketches, photos, and memories he makes during exploratory walks in the city.