Philippe Ricard is a 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. He has exhibited in several notable shows, including MICA’s 2023 Juried Undergraduate Exhibition, the 2021 Community Gallery Show at The Santa Barbara County Arts Fund, and his 2022 solo exhibition at MICA, New Goblins of Baltimore. Upcoming shows include two annuals: Pyramid Atlantic’s 10x10 Invitational, and Ink Spot Press’s Winter Workshop Show in Baltimore, Maryland. His practice is drawing-based, focused on subjectively documenting the urban environment around him through the lens of recurring weirdo characters.