RYAN CARRINGTOn

 

Born in Madison, Wisconsin.
Lives in Sunnyvale, works in Santa Clara

EDUCATION
MFA, San Jose State University, 2011
BFA, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2005

SELECTED SOLO & DUO EXHIBITONS
2013
American Ideals, Gavilan College Art Gallery, Gilroy CA
Gravity LTD, New Coast Studios, Palo Alto CA

2012
Social Observations, Mohr Gallery, Mountain View CA

2011
Workmen’s Warehouse, San Jose State University, San Jose CA

2010
American Gothic, San Jose State University, San Jose CA
White-Collar Pop, San Jose State University, San Jose CA

2009
¡Sí Se Puede!, San Jose State University, San Jose CA

2007
Heat Drawing Series Exhibition, Artisan Gallery, Snowmass Village CO

2004
Flood and Flora, Seventh-Floor Gallery, Madison WI

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014
Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, Betti Ono Gallery, Oakland CA
Alteration of the Grain, Evergreen Valley College, San Jose CA
Contemporary Trompe L’oeil, John F. Peto Museum, Island Heights NJ
Material Matters, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights IL
Santa Clara University Faculty Show, Art Department Gallery, Santa Clara CA
Art Party 2014, Fundraiser for the Silicon Valley Arts Council, San Jose CA
Repetitive Stress, Art Ark Gallery, San Jose CA
Soapbox, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley CA
2014 Collector’s Choice Show, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura CA
Kitsch-In, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco CA

2013
Legacy: 100 years of teaching artists to teach art, San Jose City College, San Jose CA
The Whole Pie, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco CA
Reduce, Reuse, Re-imagine, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara CA
Introductions 2013, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco CA
Sculpture IS, Sierra Azul, Pajaro Valley Arts Council, Watsonville CA
Color and Line, New Coast Studios, Palo Alto CA
Seed, Citadel Art Studios, San Jose CA
Faith, Gallery 85, San Jose CA
The Red Zone, Gallery 85, San Jose CA
Transformation, New Coast Studios, Palo Alto CA

2012
Not So Heavy Metal, Vargas Gallery, Santa Clara CA
Plenty Exhibition, Fibre Arts Design Studio, Palo Alto CA
Social Commentary, Art Ark Gallery, San Jose CA
Art Exchange, College Art Association Conference, Los Angeles CA
Oakwilde Ranch 5th Annual Spring Sculpture Exhibition, Valley Springs CA
San Jose State University Spatial Faculty Show, Thompson Gallery, San Jose CA

2011
Sonic-Sound and Sculpture Show, Art Ark Gallery, San Jose CA
Lift Off Show, Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose CA
Have your say: What’s on your mind?, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco CA
Art Party 2011, Fundraiser for the Silicon Valley Arts Council, San Jose CA
Where to?  The call of the times, de Young Fine Arts Museum, San Francisco CA
A Question of Social Consciousness, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco CA
Santa Clara Biennial Indoor Sculpture Exhibition, Santa Clara CA

2010
Where I’m From, Art Ark Gallery, San Jose CA
Innovations in Contemporary Craft, Richmond Art Center, Richmond CA
Art Party 2010, Fundraiser for the Silicon Valley Arts Council, San Jose CA
Contemporary Americana Art and Culture, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco CA
CCACA Ceramics Show, University of California-Davis CA
Celebrating Americana Art and Culture: Past and Present, de Young Fine Arts Museum, San Francisco CA
From the ARKives, Art Ark Gallery, San Jose CA

SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS
2014
Silicon Valley Emerging Artist Laureate Award, Silicon Valley Creates, San Jose CA
Regional Semi-Finalist, Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, Oakland CA

2012
Second Place-Juror’s Award, Oakwilde Ranch 5th Annual Spring Sculpture Exhibition,       Valley Springs CA

2011
International Sculpture Center Outstanding Student Award-Nominee, San Jose State       University CA

2010
Dierks-Morgan Scholarship, San Jose State University, San Jose CA
Elizabeth Heil Scholarship, San Jose State University Art Department, San Jose CA
Summer Workshop Scholarship, Robin Lasser “Sound and Sculpture”, Anderson Ranch

2005-2008
Wingate Foundation Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village CO
Artist-in-Residence Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village CO