Katharine Ryals, b. 1988, Jonesboro, AR

EDUCATION

2010 B.F.A, Photography, Savannah College of Art and Design

2015 M.F.A, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

2016 ADV. CERTIFICATE, Museum Education, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

GROUP & JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2019

DRINK ME, TASTE ME, LIC-A, Queens, NY

ON SITE 2019, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

AD ASTRA PER ASPERA, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

SHADOW OF THE GRADIENT, Ortega Y Gasset, Brooklyn, NY (June)

2018

CIVIL DISCOURSE, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA

THE WITCHING OTHER, Temporary Storage Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

CHANGE OF STATE, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

ARTIST PHOTONICS, The Holocenter, New York, NY

2017

REUNION HOLIDAYS, REUNION ART.TEA.CULTURE, New York, NY

HAUNTED MILL 2017, the Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

EN JOINTE, Julia Martin Gallery, Nashville, TN

PARADISE EXPRESS, PARADICE PALASE, Brooklyn, NY

2016

UNREAL DIATRIBE, Gallery Petite, Brooklyn, NY

SNAP! INSTA! POP!, SHIM @ ArtHelix, Brooklyn, NY

SATURATED, SHIM @ ArtHelix, Brooklyn, NY

BEAUTY PALACE, Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY

POINT OF VIEW: CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, Site:Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

2015

CENTER FORWARD, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

CHAIN REACTION, Brooklyn College MFA Thesis, Signal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

NEW WORK NEW YORK, St Nicks Alliance and Arts@Renaissance, Brooklyn, NY

2014

CALIFORNIA OPEN EXHIBITION, TAG Gallery, Bergamot Station Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA

BLUE, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT

SMALL WORKS 2014, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

38th ANNIVERSARY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S JURIED EXHIBITION, PWP, New York,NY

2013

Selections from CENTER FORWARD, Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco, CA

2012

37th ANNIVERSARY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S JURIED EXHIBITION, PWP, New York,NY

BOX SQUARED, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

CENTER FORWARD, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

CAMERA USA, Naples Art Association at the von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL

2011

PHOTOWORK 2011, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

PHOTOGRAPHERS FORUM BEST OF PHOTOGRAPHY 2011, Gallery 27, Brooks Institute, Santa Barbara, CA

BLACK & WHITE, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

“LO-FI”OGRAPHY: A SHOWCASE OF VINTAGE AND ALTERNATIVE PHOTOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES, Gallery 360, Vancouver, WA

PHOTO+CRAFT, LightBox Photographic Gallery, Astoria,OR

SWG 2011 JURIED SHOW, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura,CA

SLOW CHEETAH, Plush Gallery, Dallas, TX

2010

FALL PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW, Gallery 417 Union, Nashville, TN

FEATURED ARTIST, Gallery 404b, Hot Springs, AR

PADUCAH PHOTO 2010, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY

SENIOR THESIS SHOW, Oglethorpe Gallery, Savannah, GA

SILVER AND INK, River Club, Savannah, GA

2008

TWO PERSON SHOW, Gallery 404b, Hot Springs, AR

ART FAIRS

2019 SPRING/BREAK, TO BE ONE AND MYSELF, Curator, Brooklyn, NY

2016 GOVERNORS ISLAND ART FAIR, 4heads, New York, NY

2015 ART MIAMI NEW YORK, Accola Griefen, New York, NY

RESIDENCIES

August 2019 ChaNorth, Pine Plains, NY, Summer Residency

January 2019 WASSAIC, Wassaic, NY, Winter Residency

May-June 2018 HOLOCENTER, Governors Island, NY, Artist Photonics

January 2018 VERMONT STUDIO CENTER, Johnson, VT, Full Fellowship

October 2017 WASSAIC, Wassaic, NY, Halloween Residency

July 2017 ARQUETOPIA, Oaxaca, MX, Embroidery Residency

CURATORIAL PROJECTS / JURY PANELS

2019 Residency Unlimited, Visiting Curator, Brooklyn, NY

2019 Brooklyn College, Visiting Curator, MFA Department, Brooklyn,NY

2019 440 Gallery, Guest Juror, LIGHT, Brooklyn, NY

2017-19 PARADICE PALASE, Co-founder & Curator, Brooklyn, NY

2017 URBAN GLASS, Jury Panel, Window Gallery Proposal, Brooklyn, NY

2016 BUSHWICK OPEN STUDIOS, Curator, BEAUTY PALACE, Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

2018

FINALIST, Sunroom Project Space, Wave Hill (1 of 12 finalists)

2015

SHAW AWARD, Brooklyn College

CERF AWARD, Brooklyn College

NOMINATION for the DEDALUS FOUNDATION AWARD, Brooklyn College

2014

JUROR’S CHOICE, Blue, DarkroomGallery

HONORABLE MENTION, 2014 California Open, TAG Gallery

DORSKY AWARD, Brooklyn College

SHAW AWARD, Brooklyn College

LIBRARY ART AWARD, Graduate Student Category, Brooklyn College

2013

1st PLACE, Fine Art Category, PWP’s 38th Anniversary International Women’s Juried Exhibition

JUROR’S SELECTION, Fine Art Category, PWP’s 38th Anniversary International Women’s Juried Exhibition

2012

1st PLACE, Travel category, PWP’s 37th Anniversary International Women’s Juried Exhibition

2011

4th PLACE, Best of Photography 2011, Photographer’s Forum

2010

2nd PLACE, Paducah Photo 2010, Yeiser Art Center

RUNNER UP STUDENT CATEGORY, Best Image of 2009, American Photo Online

PUBLICATIONS / PRESS

May 2019, ANTE ARTS MAG, “A Feast for the Senses: Drink Me, Taste Me - An Exhibition of Curious Things”

March 2019, ARTnews, “A Look Around the 2019 Spring/Break Art Show”

February 2019, artnet news, “The Spring/Break Fair Is Moving Yet Again”

Fall 2018, ARTnews,“’Afterimage’ at Paradice Palase, Brooklyn”

Spring 2018, Hiss Mag,Issue 2

Fall 2016, Entertainment Vine, “Artist Spotlight: Katharine Ryals”

Summer 2016, DNAinfo, “Barracks To House 100 Artists' Works on Governors Island”

Summer 2016, Hyperallergic, “An Eclectic Lineup at This Year’s Governors Island Art Fair”

Winter 2012, Spring/Summer 2014, Imprints Magazine

November 2011, Photographer’s Forum Magazine

Fall 2011, Best of Photography 2011, Photographer’s Forum

Fall 2011, Summer, Sante Fe Photographic Workshops

Spring 2011, Light, Sante Fe Photographic Workshops

September 2010, London International Creative Competition 03 Book

November/December 2009, American Photo On Campus

July 2008, Fall 2010, Summer 2011,CMYK

COLLECTIONS

SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN

THE CENTER FOR FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018-19

FREELANCE PHOTOGRAPHER, Brooklyn, NY

Exhibitions and Artwork Documentation

2017-19

PARADICE PALASE, Brooklyn, NY

Co-Founder / Director / Curator

2017-18

MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN, New York, NY

Freelance Program Assistant

2017

BROOKLYN COLLEGE, Brooklyn, NY

Teaching Assistant for Art History

2016-2017

ARTS CONNECTION, New York, NY

Student Art Program Assistant

Student Art Program Digital Coordinator

2015-2017

RODNEY DURSO STUDIO, New York, NY

Studio Manager

2016

MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN, New York, NY

Intern in the Interpretive Programs Department

2016

RUBIN MUSEUM OF ART, New York, NY

Teaching Artist for “Sacred Spaces” After School Program

2016

RUBIN MUSEUM OF ART, New York, NY

Intern in the Public Programs and Engagement Department