b. 1979, USA

Ryan McNamara Biography

Ryan McNamara (b. 1979, Phoenix, Arizona) is a Brooklyn based artist who is known for blending different practices of dance, theater, and history in his work. His works are often situation-specific, and tend to be collaborative or participatory, creating a social discourse and commenting on participation within artistic production. McNamara has held performances and exhibitions at Elizabeth Dee Gallery, The Watermill Performance Center, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, Lehmann Maupin, The Whitney Museum, MoMA P.S.1, The Kitchen, and in various other locations throughout the world. His work is also in the collection of The Museum of Modern Art.

Ryan McNamara Featured Artworks

Birthday Sex by Ryan McNamara contemporary artwork moving image
Ryan McNamara Birthday Sex, 2021 Video, (colour, sound) 3 min
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