David Ryan


Biography

 David RYAN

1971   Born in Houston, TX en 1971
           Lives and works in Las Vegas, NV


Education

2003     M.F.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
1996     B.F.A., University of Texas, Austin, TX


Solo Exhibitions

2017     Upcoming – Manicuring the Ephemera, Untiltled Miami Beach

Manicuring the Ephemera, Galerie Richard, New York, NY

 

2015     Paint Show, Galerie Richard, Paris

New Work, Mark Moore Gallery, Culver City, CA

 

2014     David Ryan, MCQ Fine Art, Las Vegas, NV

 

2013     Submarines ^ Satellites, Galerie Richard, New York, NY

Object > Path > Outline Stroke, Mark Moore Gallery, Culver City, CA

 

2011     Glitches & Fixes, James Kelly Contemporary, Sante Fe, NM

 

2009     Suzy, Galerie Richard, Paris

New Work, Davidson Contemporary, New York, NY

David Ryan : New Sculpture, Davidson Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

 

2008     Project Room, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

2007     A36°9'16''E,-115°8'6''N, Galerie Richard, Paris

 

2005     David Ryan, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Angstrom Gallery, Dallas, TX

Batteries Can’t Help Now, Numark Gallery, Washington, DC

 

2004     New Work, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

2003     Rum Runner, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

Collective Exhibitions

2017    Swab, Galerie Richard, Barcelona

The Wild West, Galerie Richard, New York, NY

Union Pacific, Circuit 12, Dallas, TX

2016    Painting into 3 Dimensions, Galerie Richard, New York, NY

Volta Basel, Galerie Richard, Basel

 

2015    Dallas Art Fair, Galerie Richard, Dallas, TX

 

2014    Brave New World, Scott Richardson Fine Art, San Francisco, CA

 

Art for Art's Sake, Marjorie Barrick Museum, Las Vegas, NV

Conversations, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY

 

2013    Abstractions Hors Frontières, group show, Galerie Richard, Paris

Art for Art's Sake, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

Art Miami CONTEXT, Miami, FL

 

2012     Binary Inventions: Arts and Culture in the Digital Age, Third Street Gallery, University of North  Dakota,

ND

New Acquisitions from the Tanner Collection, David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University,   Providence, RI

Summer Group Show, Galerie Richard, Paris

 

2011     Open, Mark Moore Gallery, Culver City, CA

Art Chicago, Galerie Richard, Chicago, IL

 

2010     Art Amsterdam, Galerie Richard, Amsterdam

 

2009     Small is Beautiful, Seomi & Tuus, Seoul

Let There Be Light, RAID Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Spin, QUT Art Museum, Brisbane

Pulse Miami, Galerie Richard, Miami, FL

 

2008     The Difference Between Making a Living and Making a Killing, Michele C Quinn Fine Art Advisory, Las

Vegas, NV

Art Amsterdam, Galerie Richard, Amsterdam

Diaspora: The Emergence of Contemporary Art From The Neon Homeland, Laguna Art  Museum,

Laguna Beach, CA

Phenomenon: New Perspectives in Painting, Al-Sabah Art, Dubai

 

2007      Diaspora: The Emergence of Contemporary Art From The Neon Homeland, Las Vegas Art Museum,

Las Vegas, NV

 

2006      Mark Moore Gallery Presents, Rokeby Gallery, Londres

David Ryan, Tim Bavington, Yek, Thomas Burke: Pop Abstraction in Las Vegas, Galerie Richard, Paris

Last Show, Numark Gallery, Washington, DC

 

2006      Pop Abstraction in Las Vegas, Galerie Richard, Paris

Las Vegas Diaspora organisé par Dave Hickey, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, NV

Last Show, Numark Gallery, Washington, DC

 

2005      Scope Art Fair, Numark Gallery, Miami, FL

Summer Show, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

2004      Indulgence, Reed Whipple Cultural Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

Horseplay Glow Rug, Angstrom Gallery, Dallas, TX

 

2003      Just One Word: Plastics, Square Blue Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA

Airborne, Donna Beam Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV

 

2002      Rocket Widgets, Grant Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, Nevada

Juried Show 12, juried by Alexis Smith, C.A.C. Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

 

 

2001      Sizzle, Arts Factory, Las Vegas, Nevada

Unthemed, curated by Libby Lumpkin, C.A.C. Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

 

2000      At the Arts Factory, M(9) Atelier, Las Vegas, NV

 

1999      Juried Exhibition, juried by Tom Holder, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, NV

 

1998      Taunt Your Furniture, M(9) Atelier, Las Vegas, NV

 

1997      Portrait, M(9) Atelier, Las Vegas, NV

 

1996      Inauguration, 807 Gallery, Austin, TX

 

Publications

2017     Vergara Meersohn, Rayan Elena. «The Wild West», Wall Street International, wsimag.com, 4 illustr.     March

2015     Baude, Dawn-Michelle. “Sculptor David Ryan Makes a Stirring Shift on Canvas at MCQ Fine Art”

Las Vegas Weekly, January 7 .

“David Ryan at MCQ Fine Art”, Dailyserving, January 4

 

2014     Peterson, Kristen. “Pushing Color to the Cusp of Recognition: Three Questions with David Ryan”

Las Vegas Weekly, December 17.

 

2013     Pagel, David." Art Review: David Ryan at Mark Moore Gallery" LA Times, March13

Koester, Megan. "Exhibitions from Okay Mountain & David Ryan at Mark Moore Gallery" Fabrik  Magazine,

February 15.

Peterson, Kristen. “Taking the Las Vegas Arts scene seriously” Las Vegas Weekly, February 14

 

2011     Carusle, Susanna. “Critical Reflections: David Ryan Gutches & Fixes” The Magazine, May

Wilson-Powell. “Sha-zam! David Ryan’s reliefs combine Pop Art with sophisticated complexities”

Art Issues, April 1st

 

2008     Pagel, David. “A material change pays off” Los Angeles Times, August 1st

Samson, Jonah. “David Ryan” Cool Hunting, July 8.

 

2007     Knight, Christopher, “'Las Vegas Diaspora' at the Las Vegas Art Museum” CalenderLive.com, Nov.20

Pagel, David. “Relief in Sight” Vurb Magazine, Spring.

Hickey, David. “One Neon Decade” Las Vegas Diaspora, p.60-69, Las Vegas Museum of Art /

Brightcity Books

 

2006     Black, Ezrha Jean. “David Ryan” ArtUS, March/April, issue 12, p.18.

 

2005     Dawson, Jessica. “A Tailored Garden in Full Flower at Numark” The Washington Post, February

Cudlin, Jeffrey. “Brushes With The Past” Washington City Paper, January

 

2004     Crosby, Gregory. “10 Artists to Watch,” Las Vegas Magazine, July-August, p.43

Pagel, David. “Transforming a Cheap Medium,” Los Angeles Times, June 4, p. E16.

Green, Tyler. Light Fantastic, Artnet.com, Juillet 22, www.artnet.com.

 

2003     Pagel, David. “Finding Beauty in Mistakes” Los Angeles Times, January 17, p. E34.

 

 

Prizes and Grants

2001      Grant Marjorie Francis Laird, USA
1999      Grant Marjorie Francis Laird, USA


Public Collections

Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, NV
Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA
Nevada Cancer Institute, Las Vegas, NV
Borusan Center for Culture and Arts, Istanbul
Weissman Foundation, Los Angeles, CA