Kelli Ryan is a multidisciplinary artist who was born and raised in Baltimore, MD, and now lives and works in New York, NY. She attended the School of Visual Arts in New York and graduated from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2010 with a BFA in New Genres. After a five year position as production manager and lead painter for Amy Sherald, Kelli’s current art practice involves weaving together musical experiences with painted visuals. Alongside working as a freelance painter in New York, NY, she writes, sings, and produces her own music, which can be found on all streaming platforms and soundcloud.
Photography by Anthony Artis