Author Archives: Ryan

15 Dead White Men and Pam Grier

A small sample of the new work…

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CORE Holiday Show

This December, CORE is running a beautiful group show of small works for the holidays. I have 24 of the Disaster Belles watercolors on display. Come by and see them!

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October Show at CORE

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Summer Workshop Posters

This July, Jethaniel Peterka and I ran our fourth year of the Drawing Intensive and second year of the Painting Intensive at Gage Academy of Art. I’ll have more on the excellent work our students did, and why I work … Continue reading

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Wyoming

As promised, I spent some time in Wyoming. I found it satisfactory.

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Summer: A Time for Action

It’s been a while since I’ve made time for the internet. Summer is in its full glory here in Seattle, and I’m working to match the long boreal days. This Summer I’m teaching, the Drawing and Painting Teen Intensives at … Continue reading

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Lorem ipsum dolor burrito?

Dear Graphic Designers at Chipotle, I got some burritos in this bag the other day. Y’all are either hilarious, or something went hilariously wrong between the initial bag design and the trip to the printers.  Thank you for the few … Continue reading

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Farewell, First Thursday Art Schlock

For nearly a year now, many of us in Seattle have been enjoying the satire of First Thursday Art Schlock.  Yesterday, the author called it quits. The project was one of those Tumblr sites that paired animated gifs with adverb … Continue reading

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