Text/Subtext : A multi-studio show celebrating the written word

Modern artists have long used the written word as a mode of self-expression in their work opening a dialogue with their viewers and inviting that audience into a unique perspective and cerebral discussion. Text/Subtext is an all-media show featured throughout the Torpedo Factory Arts Center Read More …

Three angles, multiple views: Tory Cowles and Bev Ryan at “plan b” in D.C.

When Paula Amt, co-founder of plan b gallery in D.C., decided to create a show that focused on abstraction, color, and pattern, she turned to Baltimore artist Greg Minah—and two Torpedo Factory artists, Tory Cowles and Bev Ryan. Bev Ryan, “Delta” “Although these artists have Read More …

“Palmengarten”: Bev Ryan brightens up a German restaurant

Bev Ryan, “Trip to the Botanical Garden” Back in the winter, Bev Ryan’s paintings were the focus of a thought-provoking solo show inspired by our troubled economic times—but now that summer is here, her art has turned to greet a brighter, warmer season. “After the Read More …