Ryan Hawk is a visual artist who uses video, sculpture, and site-specific installation to explore alternative corporealities and forms of embodiment. Solo presentations of his work have been held at the Lawndale Art Center in Houston; the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum in Austin; and the Museum of Human Achievement in Austin. His work has also been included in group exhibitions, screenings, and festivals such as Perform Chinatown in Los Angeles; Grace Exhibition Space in Brooklyn; the Museum of Fine Arts in Nagoya, Japan; Jonathan Hopson Gallery in Houston; and many more. Notable awards include an SMFA Traveling Fellowship for work and research at the Pitch Lake in Trinidad, the Arch and Anne Giles Kimbrough Fund from the Dallas Museum of Art, and a two-year fellowship with the Core Program at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Hawk holds a BFA in studio art from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and an MFA in studio art from the University of Texas at Austin.
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