Ryan Patrick Krueger (b. 1992) is an artist and photographer whose work addresses themes of masculinity and friendship. Their process includes collecting vernacular images and appropriating photographs in order to consider the interstices of queer history and photography. Krueger holds a BFA from Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, Oregon and currently lives in Syracuse, New York, where they work as Digital Services Coordinator for Light Work, a non-profit artist-run photography organization at Syracuse University. They have curated exhibitions and held shows nationally, most notably their work in Response Response, a two person exhibition with artist and gay-rights activist Linda Kliewer (b. 1953) held in Portland, OR and Queer Moments: Selections from the Light Work Collection in Syracuse, NY.

ryan.patrick.krueger@gmail.com


Press 

Hopper Prize Shortlist 2022 

Two Hundreds Pounds of Desire: Ryan Patrick Krueger at Monaco by Jessica Baran for Art in America

Our Wild Zones Make Us Real by Molly M. Pearson

Queer Moments: Selections from the Light Work Collection

An Exhibition Honors The Many Experiences of Queer Photographic History: Ryan Patrick Krueger in conversation with Roula Seikaly for Queer Moments: Selections from the Light Work Collection


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