Ray Felix- Artist
Ray Felix, is a Bronx native born in 1973, he is a graduate of the School of Visual arts Class of 1999/ 2000. His comics include, ” God: The Second Coming”. ” No-1 Anthology”, “O.D’s H.H” 1 & 2, “Bronx Heroes”, “Runaway Slave” and “A World Without Superheroes”. Ray Felix is also the Executive Director of the community based organization, Bronx Heroes Comic Con, which promotes literacy and education through the practice of reading and creating comics.
Felix has Freelanced with off Broadway productions such as “The Monkey King” from Great small Works (2006), Cathay: Tale of 3 cites in China(2007) with director Ping Chong and designer Stephen Kaplan. In addition, “Generation Buy” (2010) with writer/ Director Phillip Saruaci jr. and he worked on the Comic TV adaption of the Bronxnet Emmy Award Winning show “Bronx Flavor”, starring Justin Fornal aka Baron Ambrosia. Ray Felix’s film credits include “A Wonderful Christmas: Feliz Navidad” (2005) released by Lionsgate Pictures. Ray and Bronx Heroes can also be seen in the hit Seth McFarlane comedy “Ted 2”, and most recently have been featured in the Netflix series “Best, Worst, Weekend Ever”.
Ray Felix is the winner of numerous awards and grants such a “BRIO- Bronx Recognizes Its Own, 2002, CAG Award- Community Arts Grant 2011, 2012, NYSCA, New York State Council on the Arts in 2011 and 2012, The Sherman Foundation, New York Community Trust award, The National Endowment for the Arts,
Bloomberg Philanthropies, and the Lambent Foundation of Tides Foundation for 2011.