Paul is a brilliant artist and my cousins, Emily and Davids, half brother.
Most of his work is sketchbook stuff, he has done projects on all sorts of subjects from Brian Epstein to Aids and a protrait of John Hough for the London underground map, most of them together with Turner Prize winning artist Jeremy Deller.
Paul Ryan was born in Leicester in 1968 and lives and works in London. He completed an MA in Fine Art Drawing at Wimbledon School of Art, London, in 2004 and is currently carrying out research towards his PhD under The University of the Arts, London entitled ‘Peirce’s Semeiotic and the Implications for Aesthetics in the Visual Arts. An Extemporary Case Study: The sketchbook and its position in the hierarchies of making, collecting and exhibiting’. He has exhibited extensively from Tate Liverpool, the Imperial War Museum, the Institute of Contemporary Arts, the British Museum and overseas in Lithuania, Norway Latvia and Belgrade.