Bio Michael Radyk MFA, Textiles, Rhode Island School of Design, RISD BFA, Tyler School of Art, Temple University
Michael Radyk is an artist and designer whose sculptures, work and textiles have been exhibited both nationally and internationally. His work is included in the collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art.
Michael has been awarded residencies to the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts & Sciences in Rabun Gap, Georgia and the Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon. Michael has also received a Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation Grant and awarded the Presidents Prize at the exhibition FOCUS:Fiber 2014, held at the Erie Art Museum and sponsored by the Textile Art Alliance, Cleveland Museum of Art.
His past exhibitions include Binary Fiction; Digital Weaving at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska, New Weave: Five Contemporary Weavers at the Common Wealth Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Madison and Fibremen 1 & 4 International Textiles Biennial in the Ukraine.
Additional exhibitions include; International TECHstyle Art Biennial, 2014, San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, Small Expressions 2014, Fulller Craft Museum and Focus:Fiber 2014, Erie Art Museum and a solo exhibition of his 05 Series at the McLanahan Gallery in the Misciagna Center at Penn State University. In 2015 Michael's work was included in the exhibition Influence and Evolution: Fiber Sculpture then and nowat browngrotta arts in Wilton, Connecticut and at SOFA Chicago.