Ryan Lucas is an artist based in Chicago. He has been featured in select exhibitions throughout the St. Louis and Chicago area including Express Scripts Headquarters, ECC Art Gallery, and Art Saint Louis. He received his MFA at Columbia College Chicago where he was Co-Director and Curator for Porous Gallery.
His interests are on the relationships between identity, religion and pop culture. He seeks to question in what ways our individual surroundings have formed us and how we can break free from those formations.
He was born and raised in southern California. Some of the first things he started drawing as a kid were dragon ball Z characters and Boeing F/A-18’s after being taken to an air show.