Rob Ryan's Profile

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Rob Ryan was born in 1962 in Akrotiri, Cyprus. He studied Fine Art at Trent Polytechnic and at the Royal College of Art, London where he specialised in Printmaking.

Since 2002 he has been working principally within the paper cutting medium. Although he views himself first and always as a fine artist his intricate papercut work adapts itself readily to screenprinting which can be easily transferred to ceramics, fabrics, lasercutting and other surfaces.

He has collaborated with Paul Smith, Liberty of London, Tatty Devine and Vogue along with many other established companies. His work, often consisting of whimsical figures paired with sentimental, grave, honest and occasionally humorous pieces of writing he readily admits are autobiographical.

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  • Born on November 5
  • Joined July 3, 2007

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Rob Ryan's etsy shop

About

Rob Ryan was born in 1962 in Akrotiri, Cyprus. He studied Fine Art at Trent Polytechnic and at the Royal College of Art, London where he specialised in Printmaking.

Since 2002 he has been working principally within the paper cutting medium. Although he views himself first and always as a fine artist his intricate papercut work adapts itself readily to screenprinting which can be easily transferred to ceramics, fabrics, lasercutting and other surfaces.

He has collaborated with Paul Smith, Liberty of London, Tatty Devine and Vogue along with many other established companies. His work, often consisting of whimsical figures paired with sentimental, grave, honest and occasionally humorous pieces of writing he readily admits are autobiographical.

Exhibitions have included "The Stars Shine All Day Too" at London's Air Gallery on Dover Street, "Your Job is to take this world apart and put it back together again.... but even better!" - an exhibition of papercuts and ceramics at The Shire Hall Gallery Stafford, an exhibition of ceramics at The Charleston Gallery and recently "There Is Only Time" at Sims Reed Gallery, London.

He has written and illustrated three books, 'This Is For You' and 'A Sky Full Of Kindness' and 'The Invisible Kingdom' - the first in his new trilogy.

He lives and works in London UK.


This Etsy shop is run out of Rob's studio in London,
Lorna and Louise carefully wrap and post everything.

To see further examples of Rob's work, please visit:

www.robryanstudio.com

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