August 2010

Brooklyn, NY – Ryan received his BFA from Drake University in 2001 and has continued his artistic training with Rose Shakinovsky and Claire Gavronsky in Italy and the USA.
In the past two years he has been awarded fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, The National Endowment for the Arts, The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, The Marsyas Fund for Visual Artists, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and several other notable institutions. In this period his work has also been favorably reviewed by The New York Times and featured in two distinct exhibition catalogues.

Recent exhibitions include Nothing to See/Hear, a solo exhibition of new works at Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ; Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art’s Peekskill Project 2008 and Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning’s Jamaica Flux: Workspaces and Windows 2007.

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