Ryan Foerster

Ryan Foerster

Ryan Foerster

Cyan Black Magenta - Misprints, 2009-2014
Newsprint with ink and glue
150 x 168 in.

b. 1983, Newmarket, Canada
Lives and works in New York, NY

Education
1982
MFA, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

1980
BFA, Sculpture, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2012
Ryan Foerster (with Ben Schumacher), Martos Gallery, New York, USA
Shoot the Lobster, Miami, FL

2011
‘One-Two-Three-Four’, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada

2010
ribordy contemporary, Geneva, Switzerland

2009
window installation, Printed Matter Inc., New York, USA

2008
‘Black & Blue’, Swiss Institute project room, New York, USA
Bortolami project room, New York, USA
‘Rats in the Hallway’, 527 W 48 St, New York, USA
Allmanna Galleriet, Stockholm, Sweden

2007
White Columns, New York, USA

2006
White Gallery, Paris, France
Alphaville, Melbourne, Australia

2005
Clint Roenisch Toronto, Canada

Selected Group Exhibitions
2012
‘Changing states of matter,’ Brand new Gallery, Milan, Italy
‘Millennium Magazines,’ organized by Rachel Morrisson, MOMA, New York, NY

2011
‘Great Desks and Chairs’, CLEARING, Brooklyn, USA
‘Royal Rumble at Waffle House’, CLEARING and The Journal Gallery, Miami, USA
‘160 km’, Kidd Yellin, Redhood, NY, USA
‘Catalogue of the Exhibition’, organized by Bob Nickas, Galerie Triple V, Paris, France
‘Great Desks and Chairs’, Clearing, Brooklyn NY, USA
‘Ryan Foerster, Jessica Jackson Hutchins, Chadwick Rantanen’, Lauren Gitlen Gallery NY, New York, USA
‘The 2011 Bridgehampton Biennial’ organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, Bridghampton NY, USA
‘Saint Lawrence Ice’, organized by Ben Schumacher, Saint Lawrence River, Ontario, Canada

2010
‘Re-Dressing’, Bortolami, New York, USA
‘Wait For Me at the Bottom of the Pool’, organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, Bridgehampton, USA
‘Artists Book’, organized by Printed Matter, Art Basel, Switzerland
Canteen Gallery, Ottawa, Canada

2009
‘On the Far Side of Here’, Camera Club of New York, USA
‘As Small As It Gets’, Art Since 69, New York, USA
‘the Shop’, Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, USA
‘Everything Must Out Going’, Asia Song Society New York, USA
‘Sound’, organized by Bozidar Brazda, www.whyandwherefore.com
‘Kubla Kohn’, Arte Contempo, Lisbon, Portugal
‘New Deal’, organized by Matt Moravec and Kyle Thurman, Art Production Fund, NewYork, USA

2008
‘Benefit Auction’, White Columns New York, USA
‘Benefit Auction’, Swiss Institute New York, USA
‘Bring Me Back a T-shirt’, organized by Erik Lindman, V&A gallery, New York, USA
‘One Size Fits All’, Printed Matter New York, USA
‘Gifts by Artists’, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada

2007
‘Benefit Auction’, the Kitchen, New York, USA
‘Ryan Foerster & Paul-Aymar Mourgue d’Algue’, 127 New York, USA
‘Tiger in a Tropical Storm’, Rivera Gallery, Brooklyn, USA
‘Kern & Sons’, Mycroft Gallery, Paris, France

2006
‘Vice Annual Photo Show’, Silverstein Gallery, New York, USA
‘Video Slam" curated by Allen Frame’, School of Visual Arts Gallery New York, USA

2005
‘Tiny Vices’, Spencer BrownStone, New York, USA
‘Self Absorbtion and Theatricality in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction’, The Drake Hotel, Toronto, USA

2004
‘Little Stabs at Happiness’, Clint Roenisch Toronto, Canada

Bibliography

“Golden Slumbers”, Las Vegas Sun August 26 2008
“Art Books at Printed Matter”, Futureclaw Issue 4 2010 by Catherine Krudy
"zine Reviews - Ryan Foerster", Maximum Rock N Roll issue 298
"zine Reviews - Ryan Foerster", Broken Pencil issue 39
"Yuval Yairi in New York", www.artinfo.com July 24
"This Is Art", Nylon Magazine
"Sweet Shots - Ryan Foerster", Useless Magazine
"Ryan Foerster", BeHype Magazine January by Emeric Glayse
"Reviews- Ryan Foerster", i-D Magazine
"Reviews Marathon- New York", Art Review issue 31
"Review - Bring Me Back a T-Shirt", Artforum.com Alex Gartenfeld
"Live Fanzine Round-up 07", i-D Magazine by Holly Shakelton
"Lit From Whitin - Ryan Foerster", The New York Sun
"Interview - Ryan Foerster", Bad Day Magazine #4 2009
"Art think tank - a Swiss face in New York", www.swissinfo.org Justin Häne
"Art Talk- Ryan Foerster", www.vbs.tv
"2 Shows 4 U", Rhizome www.rhizome.org By Ceci Moss‘The 2011 Bridghampton Biennal’, New York Times, August 2011
‘Ryan Foerster’s Home Is Where the Art Is’, New York Observer, August 2011