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Mitch Ryerson

Mitch Ryerson
Title: 
Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: 
Education: 
1982 - BAA, Boston University; 1974 - Boatbuilding Technology Program, Washington County Vocational Technical Institute
Professional Experience: 

Selected Installations

  • 2014 - Giant Natural Climber - Fisher Hill Park, Brookline, MA
  • 2014 - Braille Trail Benches, Sensory Garden, Charles River State Reservation, Watertown, MA,
  • 2014 - Marimba Bench, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
  • 2014 - Garden Bench, Bartram's Garden, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2013 - Climbing Structure, Entryway, Kiosk, Benches and Table, Alberico Park, Cambridge, MA

Selected Exhibitions

  • 2014 - "With the Grain: Works by Mitch Ryerson," Maude Morgan Art Center, Cambridge, MA
  • 2014 - "Bartram's Boxes," Exhibition Tour 2014-17, Center for Wood Art, Philadelphia, Pa
  • 2013 - "Made in Massachusetts," Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA 
  • 2010 - "For North Bennett Street School," Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA

Collections

  • Fuller Museum Brockton, MA 
  • Mint Art Museum Charlotte, NC 
  • Art Complex Museum Duxbury, MA 
  • Collection of Prints and Drawings, Boston Public Library Boston, MA 
  • Gavin Family Chapel, Babson College Wellesley, MA 
  • Boudreau Public Library Cambridge, MA 
  • Boston Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

Awards, Recognitions, Honors

  • 2016 - Boston Design Museum- Playground Design Award
  • 2014 - Maude Morgan Art Center- Spirit Award
  • 2006 - Furniture Society – Education Grant
  • 2006 - French Library Boston – Rebecca Valette Prize
  • 2004 - Niche Awards – Winner, Painted Wood
  • 2001 - Mass Cultural Council Artist Awards – Finalist

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