Dylan Logan Ranney

Selected Biography

Born: 1989, Vancouver, BC

Education

2013 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Dylan Ranney: Perceiver, Streaming Café, Kelowna, BC

2015 Dylan Ranney: Retrospective, Streaming Café, Kelowna, BC

2013 solo show at Starbucks, Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC

2012 Dylan Ranney: Playgrounds, Alternator Gallery for Contemporary Art, Kelowna, BC

Group Exhibitions

2015 Preserves: Prepared for Future Use, Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna, BC

2013 UBCO BFA Travelling Exhibition, Vernon Public Art Gallery, Vernon, BC
In Between the World, Okanagan French Cultural Centre, Kelowna, BC
Continuum Graduation Exhibition, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
There Must Be Something in the Water, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
Advanced Sculpture Exhibition, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
Ecotone/Conduit, Rotary Centre for the Arts, Kelowna, BC
Art on the Line art fundraiser, UBCO, Kelowna, BC

2012 temporary outdoor sculptural installation in collaboration with Shea Hermanson, Headbones Gallery, Vernon, BC
SS Sophia, Gallery Vertigo, Vernon, BC
Members’ street display, Gallery Vertigo, Vernon, BC
Sculptures and painting included in Lillegard Festival, Bottega, Kelowna, BC
Shotgun Variety Show, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
Advanced Sculpture Exhibition, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
Advanced Art Practices Exhibition, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC

2011 Mad Hatter: Through the Looking Glass, at the former Ponderosa Motel, Kelowna, BC
Advanced Sculpture Exhibition, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
Sculpture and Performance Exhibition, , FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC
Second Year Painting Exhibition, FINA Gallery, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC

Performances

The Grace Experience, live performance painting, Bottega Farm & Inn, Kelowna, BC, May 5, 2015

Art Battle Kelowna, The Habitat, Kelowna, BC, March, 2015

Performance painting, event at marina and public pier, Kelowna, BC, Sept 27, 2013

Commissions

2016 Beautiful Little Fools, album art for My Kind of Karma, painting transferred into digital album sleeve, Kelowna, BC

2015 Between Two Cities, album art for Zach Kleisinger, mural transferred into digital album sleeve, Kelowna, BC
Outdoor mural for Serenity Harvest Music Festival, Clearwater, BC
Indoor mural in collaboration with Liz Ranney for Roca Blanca de Salvacion Church, Santos Reyes, Nopala, Oaxaca, Mexico

2014 four commissioned portraits, Santos Reyes, Nopala, Oaxaca, Mexico
Indoor mural, in collaboration with Liz Ranney, Kelowna Crossfit, Kelowna, BC

2013 outdoor mural for the Justice Institute of British Columbia, Kelowna, BC, in collaboration with artist Liz Ranney and Mynt
Collaborative temporary installation with artists David & Jorden Doody, Brit Bachman, Liz Ranney, Tyler Robbins, Lucas Glenn Co., and Nick Gibson, Beach Pyramids, for Keloha Music and Arts Festival, Kelowna, BC

2012 four outdoor murals, Edith Gay Park, Kelowna, BC
Outdoor mural, in collaboration with LizDumontet, Vernon Public Art Gallery, Vernon, BC

Awards

2013 UBCO Visual Arts Top Student Bursary Award, Mechasocial, FINA Gallery installation, UBCO, Kelowna, BC

Professional Experience

2013 instructor of workshop, along with Chelsey Dalzell and Liz Ranney, for youth with autism spectrum disorders, heart school, Kelowna, BC
Juror for Art On The Line art fundraiser at UBC Okanagan

2012 Guest speaker at Kelowna Secondary School, Kelowna, BC
Event host for TenTenTen (2) at Bottega Conference Centre, Kelowna, BC
Guest speaker at TenTenTen at Bottega Conference Centre, Kelowna, BC

Selected Bibliography

Gallant, Katie. text in Mad Hatter: Through the Looking Glass exhibition catalogue. Kelowna: UBCO, 2011.

Lujan, Hanss. “Artist Feature: Dylan Ranney,” The Phoenix (UBCO, Kelowna), Vol. 24, Issue 15, April 9, 2013.

Kelowna, BC: the heART school Annual Publication: Resident Artist Feature: Dylan Ranney, 2013.

Online postings

http://lillegard.tribehouse.org/artist-highlight-dylan-ranney/

http://oook.ca/2012/05/interview-with-dylan-ranney/  (by Jason Vance)

http://alternatorcentre.com/explore_art/intermission/dylan_ranney/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U5gVBMbRHrM  (Shaw TV interview with Greg Truman, May 2012)