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Sun rise on the farm

Ryan Thurmer
Seattle, WA

About the Artist

Ryan Thurmer is a recent graduate of the B.F.A. program at the University of Michigan School of Art & Design. He has always been curious and inspired by nature, foreign cultures, and the world around him (everywhere may happens to be). Today, as a designer/artist/human Thurmer believes it is exceedingly necessary to center our creative focus, not only around comfort or sustainability, but also on artistic creation's true value in improving life and happiness.

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About the Artist

Ryan Thurmer is a recent graduate of the B.F.A. program at the University of Michigan School of Art & Design. He has always been curious and inspired by nature, foreign cultures, and the world around him (everywhere may happens to be). Today, as a designer/artist/human Thurmer believes it is exceedingly necessary to center our creative focus, not only around comfort or sustainability, but also on artistic creation’s true value in improving life and happiness.

Artist’s Work

Parisian view
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Parisian View

By Ryan Thurmer

Sun rise on the farm
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Sun Rise on the Farm

By Ryan Thurmer

The lookout
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The Lookout

By Ryan Thurmer

A beard with horns
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A Beard with Horns

By Ryan Thurmer

No need to go
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No Need to Go

By Ryan Thurmer

Static gears
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Static Gears

By Ryan Thurmer

Grazing on ice
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Grazing on Ice

By Ryan Thurmer

The reveal
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The Reveal

By Ryan Thurmer

E liberty
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E. Liberty

By Ryan Thurmer

People watching
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People Watching

By Ryan Thurmer

Grave
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Grave

By Ryan Thurmer

What ever you do dont look down
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What Ever You Do, Don't Look Down

By Ryan Thurmer

Sea port
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Sea Port

By Ryan Thurmer

Selected Exhibitions

  • Work • Detroit Gallery
    Detroit, Michigan, 2012
  • University of Michigan The League Gallery
    Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2011
  • Internationale Süßwarenmesse (ISM International Sweets trade fair)
    Cologne, Germany, 2011
  • University of Michigan Duderstadt Gallery
    Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2010
  • Brownstone Café & Gallery
    Battle Creek, Michigan, 2009

Education

  • University of Michigan School of Art & Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts (magna cum laude) + German Studies Minor
    Ann Arbor, Michigan,2012 
  • Köln International School of Design, Study Abroad Year: Partial completion of UofM BFA
    Cologne, Germany,2011