Ryan Syrell (b. 1984, Oswego, NY) is a visual artist working primarily as a painter. He received his BFA from SUNY Purchase and has exhibited and performed internationally. Ryan has recently shown at Booklyn Artist Alliance (Brooklyn) and Camel Art Space (Brooklyn), and had a solo show, "Painted Woods", at Current Space in Baltimore. Catalogs featuring Ryan’s essays are in the collections of the LACMA library, the International Center for Photography library and the Indie Photobook Library. In early 2014 Ryan's work will be featured at Guest Spot (Baltimore) and Artisphere (VA). Ryan currently lives and works in Baltimore, MD.