Arthur Peña is a artist, curator, and writer. His work has been exhibited throughout Texas and New York, including exhibitions at the Dallas Contemporary and Dallas Museum of Art; Dallas, TX, the Texas Biennial; San Antonio, TX, Couples Counseling; Queens, NY, and Spring/Break Art Show; New York, NY. He is the co-founder of Deadbolt Studios, founder/director of experimental art space WARE:WOLF:HAUS, roving music venue/music label VICE PALACE, and national curatorial project One Night Only based in Dallas, TX. His writings and interviews have appeared in New American Paintings, Dallas Morning News, and Patron Magazine, among others. Peña received his Post- Baccalaureate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and his MFA in Painting from Rhode Island School of Design. Peña lives and works in the Bronx, NY.