Paul Ryan is a painter based in Wollongong; born in Auckland in 1964 and arrived in Australia in 1973. He studied at the University of Wollongong where he completed a Bachelor of Creative Arts. He has had regular solo exhibitions since 1988. He has been a finalist in the Archibald Prize numerous times, the Wynne Prize three times and the Sulman Prize four times and won the 2010 Paddington Art Prize for landscape. He is represented in Artbank, Wollongong Regional Art Gallery, Wollongong University collection, Olsen Irwin gallery and national and international private collections.

Gender Male
Country of Birth New Zealand