Ken Ragsdale installation at Pine Hills this Fall, thanks to Fair Game Arts Grant

Art at APL will present a special installation by Albany artist, Ken Ragsdale. Ragdsale’s work will be installed in the stairwell of the Pine Hills branch, and will be on view for one year. This project is made possible thanks to a Fair Game Arts grant from the Upstate Theater Coalition for a Fair Game.

Ken Ragsdale, The Quest ( 96″ h x 144″ w x 120″ d / Graphite, Ink, Bookbinder’s Tape and Foam-Core / 2007. Installed at Albany International Airport )

Pacific Northwest native Ken Ragsdale is an Albany-based artist. His work, derived from personal memories is process driven, focused on narrative, and involves a mixture of many artistic disciplines: drawing, painting, sculpture, paper-craft, theatre lighting, and photography. He has exhibited in many galleries, museums and arts venues, including: The High Line (New York City), Albany International Airport, Rochester Contemporary Arts Center, Froelick Gallery (Portland, OR), Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, and Del Mano Gallery (Los Angeles, CA). He is represented by Front Room Gallery in New York City. He currently teaches in the Department of the Arts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.