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CRAIG RYAN

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EDUCATION

 

2014 Masters of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee Florida.

2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sculpture, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.

 

SOLO EXHIBITONS

 

2014

To Love and Abuse, Thesis Exhibition, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

2011

Heads Will Roll, Kirkland Fine Arts Center, Millikin University, Decatur Illinois.

2010

Access Denied, Site-specific Installation and Performance, Millikin University Studio Gallery, Decatur Illinois.

Unnatural Occurrences, Burlington Amtrak Station, Burlington, Iowa.

Untitled, Performance, Kirkland Fine Arts Center, Millikin University, Decatur Illinois.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

 

2014

Inaugural FSU Award Winning Student’s Exhibition 2014, Florida State University, Tallahassee Florida

2013

Fon Seks!, University of Illinois Springfield, Jurors Dave Kube and Michael J. Murphy

Make Them Giggle, Make them Squirm, Working Method Contemporary, Tallahassee, Florida.

Carnagie Arts Building inaugural show, Curated by Gina Aparicio, Carnagie Arts Building, Tallahassee Florida.

2012

Working Method Contemporary Gallery, Fountain Art Fair, Art Basel, Miami, Florida.

Surveillance,  Smalls Gallery, Tallahassee, Florida.

Art for Dinner, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, Florida

2011

WHAT’S NEXT, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois. Juror: Liz Neilsen, Co-Director and Founder, Swimming Pool          Project Space and Photography Faculty, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

2010

Self Employment in the Arts Juried Exhibit, Hilton Hotel, Naperville, Illinois. Juror: Robert Horvath, Assistant Professor of Visual Art, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois.

2009

Millikin University Juried Student Exhibit, Perkinson Gallery, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois. Juror: Dwain Naragon, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois.

2008

Artist’s Against Aids, Lincoln Theatre, Decatur, Illinois.

 

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

 

2013

“10 Fake Performances” Jordan Vinyard and Craig Ryan, Orlando, Florida

Do you follow? Courtney Thayer and Craig Ryan Collaborative installation, Working Method Contemporary, Tallahassee, FL

2012

Rumba, Smalls Gallery, Performance with Samantha Burns, Peter Kamback, Courtney Thayer, Chelsea Sams, Craig Ryan, Tallahassee Florida,

 

PUBLIC ART

 

2010

Tomorrow, Permanent Installation, Millikin University Student Center, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.

2009

Botanicals, Millikin University Circle Drive, Kirkland Fine Arts Center, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.

 

AWARDS

 

2014

Andy McLaughlin Memorial Award

Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture, Nominee, International Sculpture Center, Sculpture Magazine.

Dedalus Foundation Nominee

2013

Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture, Nominee, International Sculpture Center, Sculpture Magazine.

Jim Boone Art Scholarship, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

2011

Who’s Who Among Students in America, Academic Excellence Award. Millikin University, Decatur Illinois.

2009

Best in Show, Yearning, Millikin University Juried Student Exhibit, Perkinson Gallery, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.

1st Place Three Dimensional, Millikin University Juried Student Exhibit, Perkinson Gallery, Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.

Dorothy Sellers Award, Cash Prize of $800, Rewarding “outstanding achievement and potential and setting a standard of excellence for art department and peers,” Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois.

 

Related Work Experience

 

2014 3d Design, Instructor of record, Florida State University

2013 Digital Media 1, Instructor, Florida State University

Fabricator, Ellen Brock, MD, Richmond, Virginia

Digital Media Tech, FabLab, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

2012 Grad Assistant–New Media Department

2011-2012 Grad Assistant—Ceramic Tech, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

2011 Research and Studio Intern, Allison Lacher, Springfield, Illinois.

2010 Gallery Associate, Blue Connection Retail Gallery, Decatur, Illinois.

Figure Drawing Workshop Leader, Fort Madison High School, Fort Madison, Iowa.