Ryan McGinness

Ryan McGinness is an American artist, living and working in New York. Known for his original extensive vocabulary of graphic drawings which use the visual language of public signage, corporate logos, and contemporary iconography, McGinness creates paintings, sculptures, and environments.

His work is in the permanent public collections of the Museum of Modern Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Cincinnati Art Museum, MUSAC in Spain, and the Misumi Collection in Japan. McGinnes studied at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and during college, he interned at the Andy Warhol Museum as a curatorial assistant.