Chris Wright received his BFA from the Pacific Northwest College of Art and his MFA from Pratt Institute. He has taught painting at Pratt since 1999. Wright has taught with the Pratt in Venice Summer Program, Montserrat College of Art, the New York Academy of Art and the Dahesh Museum of Art among others. Chris Wright is a 2015 fellow in painting from the New York Foundation for the Arts. His work has been included in exhibitions and venues such as the Affordable Art Fair, New York; the Main Art Gallery, Cal State Fullerton and the Hampden Gallery, UMass Amherst. His work has appeared in the following publications: New American Paintings, New York Spaces Magazine and American Art Collector. His work is included in the Pierogi Flat Files, Brooklyn, New York.