Rick Sindt Rick Sindt


Richard Sindt
Chicago, IL

Born and raised in Hastings, Minnesota, Rick moved to Chicago for his undergraduate studies at North Park University where he graduated magna cum laude receiving his Bachelor of Arts in Visual Art. Along with maintaining his studio practice, he has remained active in the art and non-profit world supporting organizations such as Comfort Station in Logan Square, Arts of Life in West Town, and the production team of Pitchfork Music Festival. He is currently represented by Gallery Victor Armendariz in River North and works in Advancement for Loyola University Chicago's Quinlan School of Business. In his spare time, he is a voracious reader, amateur community organizer, lover of all animals, and enthusiastic potluck host.

1990 Hastings, Minnesota

2013 North Park University - Chicago, IL
Bachelors of Arts in Studio Art
Magna Cum Laude

2015 to Present
Studio Coordinator, The Arts of Life; Glenview, IL
Member of an artist collective for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Seeks to reinforce an
environment of radical equality and inclusivity.

2013 to 2015
Program Manager, Comfort Station; Chicago, IL
Works in tandem with Program Director and the Chicago Artists Coalition to provide satellite programming and event
opportunities for HATCH and BOLT residents.


2016 Two Countries
17 September - 23 September: Rogue Philanthropy; Chicago, IL

2013 Tides, Erosion or Catch, Pull, Recover; The-One-Right-Now
April 2013: Senior Exhibition, North Park University; Chicago, IL


2016 Are We Not of Interest to Each Other: Paintings by Rick Sindt and Gregory Deddo
12 August - 21 August: Uptown Arts Center; Chicago, IL


2016 Reinventing Ourselves From Another Point-of-View: Curated by Sergio Gomez
19 August - 10 September: 33 Contemporary Gallery at Zhou B. Arts Center; Chicago, IL

Collective: Process
1 March - 26 March: Beans and Bagels; Chicago, IL

2015 Collective: for(a)ging
1 October - 27 October : Hammond Art Center; Hammond, IN

How We Make It
24 April - 6 June: The Arts of Life; Chicago, IL

Collective: One
18 April: Albany Park; Chicago, IL

2014 ArtPrize
24 September - 12 October: Bridgewater Place; Grand Rapids, MI

Its About Time
June 13 - July 3: Oak Park Art League; Oak Park, IL

All About Color: Juried Group Exhibition
May 3 - May 30: Arterie Fine Arts; Naperville, IL

2013 Elevation: R.A.W. Natural Born Artists
July 11th, 2013: Double Door; Chicago, IL

2012 Ensemble: R.A.W. Natural Born Artists
September 29th, 2012: Double Door; Chicago, IL

I Made This This Summer I Made
September, North Park University; Chicago, IL

2011 Junior Exhibition
March, North Park University; Chicago, IL

A Testimony to Being
October 15 - November 15, Swedish Covenant Hospital; Chicago, IL


2015 8888OCHO, Featured Cover Artist, Spring 2015 issue, April 2015


2012 She Divided the World Into Thirds
February 2012, North Park University; Chicago, IL
featuring: Elsa Muñoz, Laura Denzer, and Rine Boyer


Jacob Fine Arts
Elmwood Park, IL

Stephen Young Design, LLC
Chicago, IL


Swedish Covenant Hospital
Chicago, IL

Jacob Fine Art
Elmwood Park, IL

Stephen Young Design, LLC
Chicago, IL

Held in multiple private collections internationally in countries such as Australia, Germany, and the United States