Lives and works in New York, NY
2020 Masters of Fine Arts, Studio Art, Queens College, Queens, NY
2015 Millinery Program, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY
2002 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions
2021 Théâtre des Tuileries, Galerie Julien Cadet, Paris, France (forthcoming)
2021 Venus Su Misura, Harper’s, New York, NY
2019 Soft, Pink and Warm, Deanna we Evans Projects, Brooklyn, NY (Two-person show with Sarah Slappey)
Selected Group Exhibitions
2021 The Shoo Shoe, Curated by Julie Curtiss, WINDOW at Anton Kern, New York, NY (Forthcoming)
2021 36 Paintings, Harper’s Books, East Hampton, NY
2021 The Red Wedding, Ruschman Gallery, Chicago, IL
2021 Glyphadelphia, Hesse Flatow, New York, NY
2021 Chicago Art EXPO, Harper’s, Chicago, IL
2020 Queen’s College MFA Thesis Exhibition, Field Projects Gallery, New York, NY 2020
2020 Food Bank For New York City: Emergency Benefit Auction 2020, Organized by Doron Langberg and Yossi Milo Gallery on Artsy, New York, NY
2019 “You haven’t started wondering about yet…”, Halsey McKay Gallery, Curated by Lauren Marinaro, East Hampton, NY
2019 Surreality, Crush Curatorial, New York, NY
2019 Body of Work, Jane Lombard Gallery, New York, NY
2018 Go Give Get, Marinaro Gallery, New York, NY
2018 Cheeky: Summer Butts, Marinaro Gallery, Curated by Anthony Iacono and Peter Labier, New York, NY
2018 Room after Room, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, Curated by Emily Davidson and Sam Strand, New York, NY
Hopper Prize, Finalist 2021
Press & Publication
2021 New American Paintings. MFA Annual. Issue 153 (Forthcoming)
2020 New American Paintings. MFA Annual. Issue 147
2020 ArtMaze Magazine. Anniversary Edition 20
2014 Forbes. “The Mod Hatter: Milliner Ryan Wilde On Her Over-The-Top Creations.” Adamczyk, Alicia.
2014 The Fashion Spot. “10 Milliners Every Stylist Should Know.” Denardo, Maria.
2013 WG – Williamsburg and Greenpoint News + Art.Shields, Kelley. “Top Hat Makers and a Master Shoemaker: Head and Feet Above the Rest.”
2013 Barclays Center Television. “The Milliner.” Spyros, George.
2010 New York Times. “A Saratoga Saunter for the Non-Horsey.” Beehner, Lionel.
2009 New York Magazine. “The Cut - Ryan Wilde Will Customize Your Hat With Parakeet Wings and Butterflies.” Murrow, Lauren.
2008 T Magazine. “Boutique Beat/ Four Top New Stores.” Barberich, Christene.