Recent endeavors

articles, shows, residencies
  • Piotr Chizinski “Forecast” at PRP, Dallas

    Piotr Chizinski “Forecast” at PRP, Dallas

    Forecast Piotr Chizinski April 2-22, 2018Curated by Ryder Richards Permanent Research Project (PRP)508 Fabrication St., Dallas With a focus on disaster relief and infrastructural bias, Piotr Chizinski’s newest work considers the role of electronic frequencies as an invisible natural resource: an open network rich with pollution and gradually removed from public access. The exhibition takes the…

  • Political Seducer’s Diary

    Political Seducer’s Diary

    The Political Seducer’s Diary Performance Art Houston [link] an Instagram-based performance art event curated by Jeanette Joy Harris ~ based on Keirkegaard’s “The Seducer’s Diary” Ryder’s event: December 2-8, 2017

  • Press ~ New Gallery Weaves it’s Vision in Westwood

    Press ~ New Gallery Weaves it’s Vision in Westwood

    New gallery weaves its vision in Westwood The owners of the new Basketshop Gallery pledge to keep conversation and hospitality flowing in a working-class neighborhood not accustomed to alternative art practices.

  • Press~ Babel’s Bricks: The Power of Play

    Press~ Babel’s Bricks: The Power of Play

    Babel’s Bricks: The Power of Play by Michelle Aldredge, gwarlingo.com June 23, 2017 THE DIFFICULTY OF PLAY While North Adam’s MASS MoCA celebrates the grand opening of Building 6 this month, just down the street Gallery 51 embraces its playful side as guest-curator Corwin Levi tackles the most ambitious of art enterprises: participation.

  • Press: Fun with a Sex Machine

    Press: Fun with a Sex Machine

    Fun with a Sex Machine by Christina Rees, Glasstire.com on May 16, 2017 [“link”] The Art Of Sexperimentation: An Exploration Of Sexual Creativity in the Pursuit of Climax  

  • 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 An evening of comedic performance programmed by Lee Escobedo Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas [link] September 19th, 8-10 PM

  • Interview ~ Locate Arts

    Interview ~ Locate Arts

    LOCATE ARTS: CONNECTOR INTERVIEW with Ryder Richards Locate Arts: What experiences compelled you to pursue contemporary art in your work and life? Ryder Richards: I wish I could point at one moment, but it is more like an addiction that gradually invades every corner of your life. At one point a few drawings were enough, but…

  • Press ~ “Objectives” @ Artpace

    Press ~ “Objectives” @ 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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