Pablo Rivera was born in El barrio, Spanish Harlem section of New York City and graduated from Cooper Union Art School, New York. He attended classes at The School of Visual Arts and The Educational Alliance, also in New York City. His photographs have been exhibited in New York, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey and California. In 2003, Pablo was invited to exhibit his work at Jacksonville International Airport.
Other showings of Pablo’s work included The Jacksonville Consortium of African American Artists, The Jacksonville Coalition of Visual Arts, St. Augustine Art Association, The Beaches Fine arts series, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville and The Ponte Vedra Cultural Center in Ponte Vedra Beach. Photographs of some of Pablo’s sculpture have been used internationally as illustrations for magazine covers, articles, book jackets and advertisements.