Antonio Darden earned his BFA in sculpture from Georgia State University. In 2009, he and Matt Sigmon founded the artist collaborative The Art Officials. His work has been exhibited in shows in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Mexico. Most recently Darden was awarded a Juror’s Choice award at MOCA GA in a group show surveying Georgia artists. In 2022 he was named the Southern Prize State Fellow for Georgia by South Arts and opened two consecutive solo shows in Atlanta, the city where he lives and works.