Born in Durango, Colorado and raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Adam Robert Dickerson is a recent graduate from Colorado College. While studying at Colorado College, Dickerson completed a BA in Art Studio with a focus on oil portraiture. In addition to his art degree, Dickerson studied dance: modern, ballet, and performance installation. The training he received primarily from Patrizia Herminjard and Debbie Mercer led him to dance in New York City at the Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance for two consecutive summer intensives and one winter intensive. Dickerson is now a resident of Brooklyn, New York and trains at the Martha Graham School.