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Ryan Cox, Dogmatic in Diamonds (Detail Shrine 2), 36 x 60″, Oil, acrylic, sequins, and rhinestones on canvas, 2016

Ryan Cox (b. 1994, Illinois) is receiving a B.F.A. in painting from the Savannah College of Art and Design in the spring of 2016. His work has been exhibited in various group shows held in Savannah, GA, including the juried Alexander Ink printmaking exhibition (Summer 2015). His large-scale mixed media works idolize the transformative capabilities of painting and persona. They are glittering altars to the consistent necessity for adaptability and evolution in art as well as life. Cox lives and practices in Savannah, GA. He plans to relocate to Austin, TX in the summer of 2016.