Ryan Kuo︎︎︎
b. 1982Elkins, WV
Lives and works in New York, NY

2014M.S. Art, Culture and TechnologyMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, MA
2008M.D. candidateYale School of MedicineNew Haven, CT
2004A.B., History of Art and ArchitectureHarvard CollegeCambridge, MA
Solo exhibitions and projects
2018Yes, or else thenArt Contemporary ClubOnline
2018The PointerBitforms GalleryNew York, NY
2017Tables of ContentArt Journal OpenOnline
2016Are You SureFront/SpaceKansas City, MO
2013PartyMIT Media LabCambridge, MA
Selected group exhibitions and screenings
2019Olaph the OxmanCopperfield GalleryLondon, England
2019left gallery: rite of accessStroom Den HaagThe Hague, Netherlands
2019Whatever Works, Whatever It TakesGoethe-Institut ChinaBeijing, China
2018A Non-thematic Just Celebrating Digital Diversity Online Exhibition.htmlOUTPUTOnline
2018 Rencontres Internationales: Fiction MachinesHaus der Kulturen der WeltBerlin, Germany
2018Rencontres Internationales: Fiction MachinesLuminor Hôtel de VilleParis, France
2018Salon #1: IdentityThe Current MuseumNew York, NY
2017Collapse of VisionEquity GalleryNew York, NY
2016California ImaginaryIndustry LabCambridge, MA
2016Left Gallery Summer SelectionNeumeister Bar-AmBerlin, Germany
2016Dual 3Dual ClubBurgos, Spain
2016The Future of the LeftSpike Art Quarterly at Yvonne LambertBerlin, Germany
2016Speeding and Braking: Navigating AccelerationGoldsmithsLondon, England
2016GroundedBoston CyberartsBoston, MA
2016After AestheticsBar BabetteBerlin, Germany
2016 [image here]Carpenter Center for Visual ArtsCambridge, MA
2015ChangesIndustry LabCambridge, MA
20156TH SENSEMINIBAR Stockholm, Sweden
2014Public Space? Lost & FoundMIT Media LabCambridge, MA
2013Something Very Specific328 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA
2010MISC Video and PerformanceN.Y. Studio GalleryNew York, NY
2008LOOP BarcelonaLOOP BarcelonaBarcelona, Spain
2018Rhizome Microgrant for Net ArtRhizomeNew York, NY
2018Queens International 2018: Volumes (exhibition website)Queens MuseumQueens, NY
2018The Current MuseumNew York, NY
2019Pioneer Works Technology ResidencyPioneer WorksBrooklyn, NY
2018Queens Museum Studio ProgramQueens MuseumQueens, NY
2017NEA Art Works ResidencyResidency UnlimitedBrooklyn, NY
2016Neo FutureArteles Creative CenterHaukijärvi, Finland
Selected bibliography
2019Whiteness and SoftwareWendy Hui Kyong Chun and Ryan Kuo
Art in America
2018Alien and Sedition: Ryan Kuo Interviewed by Kent SzlauderbachKent SzlauderbachBOMB Magazine
2018How Does a Museum Collect Software?Ben Fino-Radin and Lorena Ramírez LópezThe Current Museum on Drip
2018The Family Dynamic, Presented in a Never-Ending Series of Pop-Up WindowsDrew MillardThe Outline
2017Humanity and Technology Collide in Collapse of Vision at Equity GalleryAudra LambertHuffington Post
2017Artist Profile: Ryan KuoCeline KatzmanRhizome.org
2017Tables for DaysLevi RubeckUnwinnable
2017Ryan KuoDavid WolinskyDon't Die
2016What's in a RaveNora KhanPOSTmatter
Selected public speaking
2018Access and Agency (with Nora Khan)Queens MuseumQueens, NY
2018Living Content Live (with Luciana Solano)Times Square SpaceNew York, NY
2018Black Stroke White Fill (with American Artist)Bitforms GalleryNew York, NY
2016Ryan and Panoramical (podcast)Close PlayingOnline
2015Process: In Medias Res (lecture-performance)Harvard UniversityCambridge, MA
Selected visiting appearances
2019Visiting artist, Language PiecesBard at Brooklyn Public LibraryBrooklyn, NY
2019Visiting critic, ITP Thesis ReviewNYU Tisch School of the ArtsNew York, NY
2019Visiting instructor, Interferences workshopKnowlton School of ArchitectureColumbus, OH
2019Visiting critic, Art, Culture and Technology final reviewMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, MA
2018Visiting artist lecture, Integrated Digital MediaNYU Tandon School of EngineeringBrooklyn, NY
2015Visiting artist, Process: In Medias Res workshopHarvard UniversityCambridge, MA
Curatorial projects
2016FormatsIndustry LabCambridge, MA