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Ryan McGinness Studio, 2019, New York, NY

RYAN McGINNESS (b. 1972 in Virginia Beach, VA) received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. He also worked as a curatorial assistant at the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, PA.

Recent solo exhibitions include “Warhol Flower Icons,” Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO; “Mother & Child,” Harper’s Books, East Hampton, NY; “Warhol Flower Icons,” Nanzuka (AishoNanzuka), Hong Kong, China; “Warhol Flower Icons,” Nanzuka (EchoOne), Bangkok, Thailand; “Studio Views,” Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI; “Ocular Evidence,” Quint Gallery, San Diego, CA; “#metadata,” Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, C A; “Ryan McGinness: Studio Visit,” Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA; “Community Identity Stability,” Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA; and “Figure Drawings,” Pace Prints, New York, NY.

Recent group exhibitions include “Grafik,” Curated by Ryan McGinness, Harper’s Books, East Hampton, N Y; “Heads Roll,” Curated by Paul Morrison, Graves Gallery, Sheffield, England; “ Tick Tock: Time in Contemporary Art,” Lehman College Art Gallery, New York, N Y; “Drawing: The Beginning of Everything,” Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Library Street Collective, Detroit, MI; “A Perspective on Agnès B.’s Collection,” Lille Métropole Musée d’Art Moderne, Lille, France; “Beauty Reigns: A Baroque Sensibility in Recent Painting,” McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX; “Factory Direct,” The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA; “Modern and Contemporary Art from Private Collection,” Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ; “Masters of Reality,” Gering & López Gallery, New York, NY; “Nose Job,” Eric Friestone Gallery, East Hampton, N Y; “Litos Grafera,” Art Centre Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg, Denmark; “Litos Grafera,” Museum of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway.

His work is included in the permanent collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; Museum of Modern Art, New York; NY; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA; Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA; The Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY; MUSAC, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, León, Spain; The Taguchi Art Collection, Tokyo, Japan; The Charles Saatchi Collection, London, England; Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI; The Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH; Saastamoinen Foundation, EMMA, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Espoo, Finland; New York Public Library, New York, NY; Norton Family Foundation; Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH; UBS Collection, New York, N Y; J. P. Morgan Chase Art Program; M T V Networks; The Neuberger Berman Collection; Hallmark Art Collection; The Schwab Family Collection; Gilberto e Rosa Sandretto Collection; The Malingue Collection; Sammlung Plum & Akzo Nobel Art Foundation; The Richard E. Jacobs Group; The Shockey Family Collection; Cora Diamond Corporation; The Judy & Rob Mann Collection; Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe; The Phil Schrager Collection; The Michael Krichman & Carmen Cuenca Collection; The Matthew & Iris Strauss Collection.

McGinness lives and works in New York, NY.

http://www.ryanmcginness.com