Ryan McLennan was born in Norfolk, Virginia in 1980. In 2002 he received a BFA from the Painting and Printmaking Department of Virginia Commonwealth University. Since then he has exhibited work in Los Angeles, New York, Boston, Denver and Richmond, Virginia. He is a recipient of the 2008/2009 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship, Finalist and Grand Prize winner of the 2010 West Prize and finalist in the 2011 semi-annual Dave Bown Projects competition. His work has been featured in the 2008 Mid- Atlantic and 2012 North East issues of New American Paintings magazine. Ryan currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
Chloe Early and Ryan McLennan Opening Photos (October 22, 2011)
Summer Group Exhibition Opening Photos (August 17, 2010)
Ryan McLennan - 2010 West Prize Grand Prize Winner (April 27, 2010)
Ryan McLennan finalist of 2010 West Prize (January 20, 2010)
Summer Group Exhibition opening reception (August 19, 2009)