Ryan Dennison

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Exhibitions and Performances

2017 

Solo​ ​Exhibition​ ​“Discarded​ ​Archives​ ​Collection”​ ​LOOM​ ​Indigenous​ ​Art​ ​Gallery, Gallup,​ ​NM. 

Solo​ ​Performance​ ​“Moccasin-gaze”​ ​Asdzaa​ ​Warrior​ ​Fest,​ ​Window​ ​Rock,​ ​AZ 

Solo​ ​Performance,​ ​“The​ ​Wind​ ​Won’t​ ​Know​ ​Me”,​ ​The​ ​Hive,​ ​Phoenix,​ ​AZ  

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​“Future​ ​Now,​ ​Futura​ ​Ahora”,​ ​curated​ ​by​ ​Atomic​ ​Culture, Loisaida​ ​Center,​ ​New​ ​York​ ​City,​ ​NY 

2016 

Participant​ ​SITElines,​ ​curated​ ​by​ ​Raven​ ​Chacon,​ ​Native​ ​American​ ​Composers Apprenticeship​ ​Project (featuring "Dry Spell" composition),​ ​SITE​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​NM  

Two​ ​Person​ ​Exhibition​ ​with​ ​Jeff​ ​Slim,​ ​“When​ ​There​ ​Is​ ​No​ ​Sun​ ​//​ ​To​ ​Those​ ​Of Future​ ​Earth​ ​&​ ​Other​ ​Worlds”,​ ​Appaloosa​ ​Library,​ ​Scottsdale,​ ​AZ 

Solo​ ​Performance​ ​"Red​ ​House”,​ ​Meow​ ​Wolf,​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​NM 

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​“Drum​ ​Grid”,​ ​curated​ ​by​ ​Death​ ​Convention​ ​Singers,​ ​UNM, ABQ,​ ​NM 

 Solo​ ​Performance​ ​“Moccasin-gaze”,​ ​IEPF​ ​6,​ ​Shiprock,​ ​NM  

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​“Visions​ ​into​ ​Infinite​ ​Archives”,​ ​curated​ ​by​ ​Black​ ​Salt Collective,​ ​SOMArts,​ ​San​ ​Francisco,​ ​CA 

Solo​ ​Performance,​ ​“Noise​ ​Loom”,​ ​Gathering​ ​of​ ​Queer​ ​Nations,​ ​Albuquerque, NM  

2015 

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​“Report”​ ​curated​ ​by​ ​Raven​ ​Chacon,​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​NM  

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​“The​ ​World​ ​through​ ​Our​ ​Eyes”,​ ​All​ ​My​ ​Relations​ ​Art​ ​Gallery, Minneapolis,​ ​MN. 2014 

Solo​ ​Performance,​ ​“Noise​ ​Loom”,​ ​IEPF​ ​4,​ ​Shiprock,​ ​NM  

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​with​ ​Ethel​ ​String​ ​Quartet,​ ​Native​ ​American​ ​Composers Apprenticeship​ ​Project,​ ​Navajo​ ​Nation​ ​Museum,​ ​Window​ ​Rock,​ ​AZ  

Solo​ ​Performance,​ ​“Broken​ ​Rainbow”,​ ​El​ ​Morro​ ​Theater,​ ​Gallup,​ ​NM  

Group​ ​Exhibition,​ ​“Unsettle”,​ ​Queer​ ​Indigenous​ ​Performance,​ ​UNM, Albuquerque,​ ​NM 

2011 

Solo​ ​Performance,​ ​“Showcase​ ​Showdown”,​ ​Sicksicksick​ ​Distro,​ ​Small​ ​Engine Gallery,​ ​Albuquerque,​ ​NM 

Grants, Awards, Residencies, Lectures and Panels

2018 RIVERS Indigenous Writers Mentorship, Cloudthroat/Speak Easy Project

2017 Artist​ ​Talk,​ ​Broken​ ​Boxes​ ​Podcast,​ ​Episode​ ​64,​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​NM 

2016 Farm​ ​to​ ​Table​ ​New​ ​Mexico,​ ​Mini-Grant,​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​NM 

2014 Panel,​ ​“Survival​ ​of​ ​the​ ​First​ ​Voices”,​ ​San​ ​Juan​ ​College,​ ​Farmington,​ ​N

Education

Graduate 2008, Gallup​ ​High​ ​School,​ ​Gallup,​ ​NM. 

​Dual​ ​Enrollment​ ​Program​ ​UNM​ ​Gallup​ ​Branch: 2008​ ​AP​ ​English​ ​101​ ​and​ ​102

Selected Media and Publications

2017 “he​ ​drew​ ​the​ ​dawn​ ​into​ ​himself”,​ ​Cloudthroat,​ ​Online​ ​publication​ ​of​ ​indigenous​ ​art and​ ​poetics 

Episode​ ​64.​ ​Interview​ ​with​ ​Ryan​ ​Dennison,​ ​Broken​ ​Boxes,​ ​Santa​ ​Fe,​ ​NM  

“Conjunct”(Chapbook),​ ​Corpus​ ​Arts​ ​Publishing,​ ​Corpus​ ​Arts,​ ​Albuquerque,​ ​NM  

2016 DWS181:​ ​Ryan​ ​Dennison​ ​-​ ​Ch’iyáán​ ​ájiił’įįhígíí​ ​doo​ ​hodits’a’,​ ​Deep​ ​White​ ​Sound​ ​Label, Portland,​ ​OR 

“Take​ ​care​ ​of​ ​your​ ​home,​ ​Take​ ​care​ ​of​ ​your​ ​fire”​ ​(Chapbook),​ ​Corpus​ ​Arts​ ​Publishing, Corpus​ ​Arts,​ ​Albuquerque,​ ​NM  

2008 Sssk56​ ​-​ ​Ryan​ ​Dennison​ ​-​ ​VVV,​ ​SICKSICKSICK​ ​DISTRO,​ ​Albuquerque,​ ​NM  

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