"The abandoned mills and tanneries of my youth and the dilapidated areas of metropolitan and rural sites, with its rust grey tones inform the visual and aesthetic language present in my work."
William M. Ruller, born in Gloversville, NY in 1981 received a B.A. in painting and ceramics from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh in 2007. Following his undergraduate degree, Ruller moved to Oregon where he worked as a production potter and ceramics instructor. In 2014 he received his MFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Ruller has been exhibited throughout Europe and the United States in numerous group and solo exhibitions. His work has been featured in Friend of the Artist Volume 12, Whitewall Art, New American Paintings Issues 111, 124 and Studio Visit Magazine Issues 20, 21, 23. Ruller's pieces belong to numerous private collections such as of Hyatt Andaz Hotel, Savannah College of Art and Design and Museo Riso.
This review was published by Circle Foundation for the Arts © CFA Press ∙ Images are courtesy of the artist