Tag: performance

  • Review~ Invisible Hand at Beefhaus

    Review~ Invisible Hand at Beefhaus

    Ryder Richards at Beefhaus, Dallas Glasstire.com by Colette Copeland, 21 Oct 2016 [link] Ryder Richards’ most recent performance work Invisible Hand took place at Beefhaus Gallery in Dallas for a couple of weeks recently, in the run up to the fall season. The show examined the politics of labor (very specifically from the point of view…

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  • Press~ “Objectives” at Artpace

    Press~ “Objectives” at Artpace

    Texas Artists Elevate Ordinary Materials into High-concept Works by Marco Aquino || San Antonio Current October 05, 2016 at 6:00 AM After selecting the current trio of female artists for Artpace’s fall 2016 International Artist-in-Residence program, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) curator Denise Markonish once again lends a curatorial hand in this fall’s Hudson…

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  • Objectives ~ Artpace, San Antonio

    Objectives ~ Artpace, San Antonio

    Objectives Hudson Showroom, ARTPACE, San Antonio [link] September 22-December 31, 2016 artists selected by Denise Markonish (MASS MoCA Curator) curated by Taylor Bates (Artpace) Kamila Szczesna (Galveston), Ryder Richards (Dallas), Jessica Halonen (Austin) For the first time in our 21-year history, Artpace has invited guest curators from the International Artist-in-Residence program to select artists for the Hudson Showroom exhibition space. This September…

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  • Work/Play: Rhetoric & Utility at the Nasher

    Work/Play: Rhetoric & Utility at the Nasher

    Wow, Now That’s What I Call Stand-Up! Vol. 1 Programmed by Lee Escobedo Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas [link] September 19, 2016 Ryder performed his comedic art action Work/Play: Rhetoric & Utility as part of an evening of programming at the Nasher. Drawing inspiration from the political humor of Kathryn Andrews work on display at the Nasher, Ryder enacts…

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  • Everyday is Ordinary

    Everyday is Ordinary

    Everyday is Ordinary Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum [link] San Antonio, Texas June 4, 2015 – Aug 9, 2015 CURATORIAL STATEMENT:  So much of our shared existence is the commonality of man: family, work, home. At the center of our stories, are characters–people and places–whose familiarity remains. These anti-heroes of the everyday give solace, provoke…

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  • Project~ Redaction of Labor, Venice Biennale 2014

    Project~ Redaction of Labor, Venice Biennale 2014

    Redaction of Labor [2014] Labor for OfficeUS, Storefront for Art and Architecture, La Biennale di Venezia 2014, Venice, Italy. Working to install Storefront for Art and Architecture’s “OfficeUS” at the American Pavilion during the Venice Biennale 2014 offered access to the Peggy Guggenheim owned Pavilion where both art and architecture promote nationality bi-annually. This art action, Redaction…

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