Adam Ryder

Adam Ryder was born in Alexandria, VA and currently lives and works in New York City. He holds an MFA in Photography, Video, and Related Media from the School of Visual Arts in New York City and a BA in Studio Art from Clark University.

Ryder’s photographic practice has focused on the built environment, urbanism and infrastructure. As one half of the creative studio Site Unseen, he has collaborated on both grant-funded and residency-supported projects On the Grid and The Edge of Light, documenting infrastructure and contemporary landscapes in Rhode Island and Utah.

Recent exhibitions include: Camera Club Auction, Camera Club of New York (New York); Unlived Histories, Flanders Gallery (Raleigh, NC); Alchemy, Harvester Gallery (Hudson, NY); Photoville (New York); and Summer Salon, Uprise Art (New York). His works have been featured in Conveyer Arts Magazine, Design Observer, and Metropolis Magazine, among others. In 2010 Ryder held a residency at The Center for Land Use Interpretation. In 2013, Ryder showed his series “Selections from the Joint Photographic Survey” at A Slender Gamut in Brooklyn, New York.