Shelter Serra was born in Bolinas, CA in 1972. He holds a BA in Studio Art from the University of California at Santa Cruz and an MFA in Painting & Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Shelter Serra transforms his ideas into a wide range of media from drawing and print to sculpture and video. His work investigates our culture’s relationship to objects of status and how advertising diversifies consumption, fear and beauty. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally at galleries including Marlborough Gallery, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, and Renwick Gallery (New York). Serra currently works and lives in New York.