STUDIO VISIT: Ryan De La Hoz

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Signing copies of new zine “I Saw My Future” for the exhibition “I Saw My Future”, Bows & Arrows Gallery, Sacramento, CA September 2nd – October 4th 2011

We recently got a chance to visit artist Ryan De La Hoz in the studio as he prepares for his upcoming exhibition here in Sacramento at Bows & Arrows.

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“I Saw My Future” zine cover

Ryan De La Hoz was born in 1985 and lives in San Francisco, CA. He has been published by FLJ Magazine in Tokyo and Beautiful/Decay in the US.

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Untitled, 14 x 16 ink on paper

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Untitled detail

He has participated in solo exhibitions in San Francisco and Seattle + group exhibitions in the United States as well as the Philippines, Japan, Hong Kong, Germany, Canada, and the United Kingdom. He thinks a lot about loss, hope, isolation, freedom from oppression, the destruction of natural resources, myth, magic, and the pursuit of happiness.

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Studio View

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Arrangement Obstruction in progess

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Studio View

“De La Hoz loosely explores the concept of what can stay behind after a person or society has vacated or perished. He has thus coined the term “Residual Energy” when referring to these vestigial elements of thought, that teeter on the precipices of anachronism.” – White White Brown Twig

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Studio View

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Goners no 1 and 2 in progress

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Studio view

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Studio View (stocking tee shirts for http://www.ryandelahoz.bigcartel.com)

Support Ryan by buying some of his stuff. He’s got T-shirts, zines, stickers, and prints, all available via bigcartel here.

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