About the artist

Cintia Rico, Houston, TX (Mexican/American born, b.1962)

Rico has a Bachelor in Architecture from Monterrey Tech, Mexico and completed her MA in Sculpture & Ceramics at the University of Houston-Clear Lake.

Her independent spirit was fostered at an early age and continues to speak its own voice. She has studied the human figure for over twelve years and has trained with master figurative sculptors including Beth Cavener Stichner, Tip Toland, Cristina Cordova, Christyl Boger , Andrew Cawrse and Wei Li Wang.