Liam Ryan

    Attributes

    • Male
    • Abstract expressionist
    • Hyperrealist

    About the artist

    Lives and works in London
    1982: Born in Dublin, Ireland

    Liam Ryan was awarded the prestigious Royal Dublin Society Taylor Prize for painting (2006) and completed his MA at Central St Martins with a scholarship from Lismore Castle Arts (2009).

    Liam has exhibited throughout Ireland, Berlin and London and has work in private collections in the UK and abroad.

    Liam was part of an Art group called the Defastenists (now 
     disbanded) between 2005 and 2006. The Defastenism is a Remodernist art movement founded in Dublin in 2004. The Defastenists are also known as The Defastenist Party. Artists who have also participated in it include Gary Farrelly, Padraic E. Moore, Alexander Reilly and Sophie Iremonger.

    Liam Ryan