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Ryan McClelland 

Born: Liverpool UK 1978, lives & works London & Liverpool UK 

Education

2007 MA Fine Art (Printmaking) The Royal College of Art, London UK
2002 P.G.C.E Art Education, Goldsmiths College, London UK
2000 BA (hons) Ceramics, Camberwell College of Arts, London UK

Solo Exhibitions

2009 The Death of a Party, Digiteria, London UK
2008 The Sleep of Reason, FORSTER Gallery, London UK
2008 The Rotten Fruits of Labour, Ferreira Projects, London UK
2003 Subject to Status, Blenheim Road, London UK

Selected Group Exhibitions & Art Fairs 

2013 
Who Killed Cock Robin?, BANKROBBER, London UK
The Florence Trust Summer Show, The Florence Trust, London UK
Rushing to Paradise, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, UK
MADE 2013 (Invited Artist), Morley Gallery, London UK
Jeux de pichets (Curated by Hélène Aziza) Galerie 19 Paul Fort, Paris, France 
To Start With, Let’s Remove The Colour, curated by Paul McAree with Marc Bijl, Simon Bedwell, Sonia Shiel & Mark Pearson Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

2012 
Over the Radar (Curated by Sadie Murdoch) with Marcus Harvey, James Cauty, David Brian Smith, Gee Vaucher Core Arts Gallery, London UK
L.H.O.O.Q.E.R.I (Curated by Mark Hampson), 
The Queen Charlotte, Ramsgate, Kent UK
Detours (Curated by Grazyna Dobrzanska-Redrup)with Laura Braun, Jonathan Gildersleeves, Danny Greaney, Nick Hornby, Carolyn Lefley, Kate Lyddon, Emma Neuberg, Tom Smith, Laura Taylor, Willem Weismann. Wimbledon College of Art, London UK
NOTICE (Curated by Mona Casey), ARTicle Gallery, Birmingham UK

2011 
The Outsider (Curator) with Billy Childish, Cathie Pilkington, Jay Cloth, Adam James, Sexton Ming Core Arts Gallery, London 
B42 with SLICE (Curated by Mona Casey) with Jeffrey Charles Henry Peacock, Heike Heilig Finn, Paul McAree, Ross Sinclair and Niall Singh as part of the Event, Various locations across Birmingham UK
The DISerning eye (Invited Artist selected by Eileen Cooper RA) Mall Galleries, London UK

2010 
Auction East, Five Hundred Dollars, London UK 
Legends of Circumstance (Curated by Dave Evans & Frances Disley), Adam Dant, Frances Disley, Dave Evans, Mikey Georgeson, Mark Hampson, John Hewitt, Peter Lloyd, Laura Oldfield Ford, John Strutton and James Unsworth., Bargate Gallery, Southampton UK
LAF with Art First, Business Design Centre, London

2009 
Mandalay (Curated by Ed Pearman), John Jones project space, London UK
The Space between Surrounds our Desires (Curated by Mona Casey), With Adam Burton, Ryan McClelland, Maslen & Mehra, James Lander, Marina de Stacpoole, Florin Ungureanu, Stephen Felmingham and Michael Cousin. The Event, Birmingham UK
Legends of Circumstance (Curated by Dave Evans & Frances Disley), Adam Dant, Frances Disley, Dave Evans, Mikey Georgeson, Mark Hampson, John Hewitt, Peter Lloyd, Laura Oldfield Ford, John Strutton and James Unsworth. White Cross Gallery, London UK
Frozen (Curated by Gavin Ramsey, Digiteria, London UK
Katalogue XXL (Curated by Wilhelm Finger), Oscar Nieymer Museum, Curitiba, Brazil
LAF with FORSTER Gallery, Business Design Centre, London UK

2008 
SCOPE art fair with FORSTER Gallery, London UK
Group Show, O contemporary, London UK
A little bit of skulduggery, Bankrobber, London UK
Chiaroscuro (Curated by Sophie Wilson), Ada Street Gallery, London UK
Group Focus, Forster Gallery, London UK
The Evil Art Market, Art Car Boot, London UK
Katalogue XXL (Curated by Wilhelm Finger), 
Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
7 Wonders of the Ancient World (Curated by Will Martry), St Pancras Crypt, London UK Project (OR) with Vegas Gallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands
LAF with FORSTER Gallery, Business Design Centre, London UK

2007 
PURE_Printmaking(Curated by Christian Ferreira), 
Ferreira Projects, London UK
Last of the Urgent’s (Curated by Casey & Mcaree), 
with Nikolas Arvanitis, Simon Bedwell, Ryan McClelland
Colony, Birmingham UK
Katalogue XXL, Trafalgar Hotel, London UK
ZOO Art Fair with Colony, Royal Academy of Art, London UK
Ritual Abuse (Curated by Harry Burden), 
The Boys Hall, London UK
The Great Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London UK 
Underground, Subway Gallery, London UK
Kunstwurst, Café Gallery Projects, London UK 
Urban Monsters, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, USA 
Over & Over Again (Curated by Sacha Craddock), 
Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London UK

2006 
Leicester City Art Gallery (Curated by Jacui Poncelet & Carol McNicholl), Leicester UK
Pinocchio Related, Academia de Venice, Venice, Italy
New News from Nowhere (Curated by Mark Hampson), William Morris Gallery, London UK

2005 
Domesticity, the Art works Gallery, Bournemouth UK
Co[]ect (Selected by Carol McNicoll), Victoria & Albert Museum, London

2003 
Heremyself, Concourse Gallery, Byam Shaw, London UK

2002 
The New Radicals, Galleri Sigma, Goteborg, SWE

2000 
Futuremap 2000 (Selected by Richard Slee), Davies Street Gallery, London UK

Selected Publications

2012 "Believe in an alternative" Sheer Wonder Press, Manchester
2012 Red Magazine, April issue
2011 "New Wood Block Prints" Concrete Hermit
2011 "B42" Published by SLICE part of the Event, Birmingham
2011A.N Magazine
2010 Legends of Circumstance, Dazed Digital
2009 Manderley, Pick of the week, The Guardian
2008 Ryan McClelland at the Forster Gallery, Ned Beauman, Dazed & Confused 
2008 From Josef Fritzl to Fred West,, Sharon Horgan The Guardian, Thursday 15th May
2007 Ceramic Review Nov/Dec
2007 Katologue XXL
2007 'As If Something Once Mentioned Now Plain to See', Colony
2007 Last of the Urgents, Mark Hutchinson, Colony
2007 'Ritual Abuse', Exhibition Catalogue 
2006 'New News from Nowhere', William Morris Gallery 
2005 'Domesticity', Exhibition Catalogue 
2000 'Future Map 2000', Exhibition Catalogue, the London Institute

Residencies & Fellowships

2013 Artist in Residence, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, UK
2012-13 Artist in Residence, The Florence Trust, London UK
2012 Artist in Residence, Chelsea College of Art, London UK
2010-12 Printmaking Fellow, Royal Academy Schools, London UK
2008 Spiral Residency, Camden Arts Centre, London UK
2003 Artist in Residence, Holloway School, London UK

Teaching & Visiting Lecturing

2002-Present, The Bridge School, London UK
2012-Present Morley College London UK
2010 -2012 The Royal Academy Schools, London UK
2010 Birmingham Institute of Art & Design, Birmingham UK
2009-11 Core Arts, London UK
2009 Orleans House & Gallery, Twickenham UK
2008-13 Camden Arts Centre, London UK
2007 Winchester School of Art, Park, Winchester UK
2006-08 Camberwell College of Arts London UK
2006 The Royal College of Art London UK
2002-03 Crafts Council, London UK
2002 Crusoe House School, London UK
2002 North London Collegiate School, London UK
2001-02 Tate Modern, London UK

Collections 
Sèvres Museum, Paris, FR
The Royal College of Art, London, UK
The Royal Academy, London, UK
Tom Conran, London, UK
Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, USA
Private National and International collections.

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