Deric Carner (b. 1975) lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. He received an MFA at the Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, NL, 2005; with a concurrent MA from the University of Plymouth, UK, 2005, and a BFA in Studio Art from the University of California at Santa Cruz, 1998. He has participated in group and solo exhibitions including: Silhouette, Blackburn 20/20, New York 2013; The Light that Failed, Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco, 2012; Telefone Sem Fio: The Word-Things of Augusto de Campos Revisited, EFA Project Space, New York, 2011; Power to the People, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 2011; Hypnotic Show, Artists Space, New York, 2009; and BMW, IX Baltic Triennial of International Art, CAC Vilnius, 2005. Carner received a MacDowell Fellowship in 2009.