About Kevin Ryan
Kevin Ryan is originally from Dublin and has been living and working in Wexford for the last fifteen years. He studied at Wexford School of Art and at IADT Dun Laoghaire and is a co-founder and director of Studio Nine/Wexart an artist led organization based in Wexford Town. He has worked on community based projects in Dublin, Wexford and Waterford and has exhibited in Wexford, Waterford, Dublin and recently, as part of the Cologne Off - Video Art in a Global Context project, has shown work in Mexico, Cambodia and Morocco. He is interested in drawing, painting, film and animation as a means of expression and communication and how art can reflect the social political and cultural life of a community. He has written articles for Circa and Visual Artist's Newsheet.
MA in Visual Arts Practices Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
B.A. (Hons) Fine Art Wexford School of Art and Design
2010- 2013: A co- founder and director of Studio Nine/Wexart a exhibition and studio space for artists in Wexford.
2010: Community art project with Larchville, Lisduggan Men’s Group, Waterford
2000 - 2003: Community Art Practice - In collaboration with St Andrews Resource Centre & Bride Street/Aungier Street Youth Project Dublin