Triton Museum of Fine Art ArtsAbled Exhibition

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Monet's Water Lilly colors in the fierce form of a crocodile with a reflection in the lake water. brown Green, Pink, blue. Large Painting by artist Donald Ryker in textured expressionist impressionist art style with unique impasto glaze technique.

Curator, Preston Metcalf, visits my studio

My artwork was on display at the Triton Museum of Fine Art in 2017. I was featured with other disabled artists for the Triton Museum of Fine Art ArtsAbled Exhibition. Preston Metcalf, the Curator for Trition Museumm of Fine Art, came to my studio to select the work he wished to hang.  I thought he would need to narrow it down to a few pieces, but instead, he said he didn’t wish to choose and wanted to hang much more of my artwork than had been planned. Yay! He selected all of my large multi panel pieces as well as my redwood framed wildlife series, and some larger pieces like my Alligator, and the Millennium Falcon. I was able to visit the museum while the exhbition was being hung to get a preview. I wish everyone could see my work hung like this all the time. Some day I will have a gallery to display everything.

ArtsAbled Reception at Triton Museum of Fine Art

At the reception I saw many people who have been following me each time I display. Thank you everyone for coming! Also attending were many of the patrons of the Triton Museum of Fine Art, and of course my family. I am so fortunate to have all the support.

Video of ArtsAbled Exhibition at Triton Museum of Fine Art

Here is a patron walking through the exhibit sharing their facebook live video of the room.

Noon Reading at Trition Museum of Fine Art

During the time my work was on exhibit it become the background for special events the Trition Museum of Fine Art holds for it’s patrons and the public. Enjoy this video of their noon reading featuring my wild animal series in the background and music by Segovia:

Triton Museum of Fine Art Gift Shop

I had a prominent position in the gift shop through the exhibition with my paper and canvas prints as well as originals on display. I even had sets of notecards for sale and my special collector business cards that each have an image of one painting on the back. If you are interested in purchase any of these items or others that I have available please email me.

Gallery at Triton Museum of Fine Art – Hanging the show, Prints and Gift Shop, and Reception



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