|Acrylic paintings by Virginia Ryan fill the studio space.|
Exhibit SHIFT, 2013
She is an established multidisciplinary artist. She is also a mother and an author.
She has lived for many years in West Africa and that influence is evident in her art work. Please read on her website "White is a Color" by scrolling 1/5th of the way down.
|detail, Les Femmes de Gagne A'la' Rue du Commerce/4|
160cm x 180cm
acrylic on canvas
On this visit, I was particularly interested in her fabric-related work from her SHIFT installation.
|fabric dresses as inspiration|
She is such a wonderful person full of life and full of great ideas AND a great hostess! I find her inspirational to me as a person and as an artist.
|Catalogue cover for SHIFT|
She will be giving us a tour of her studio and a presentation about her work on the Umbria Textile Trip I am organizing for August 2016.