Chad Stayrook

CHAD STAYROOK (b. 1980, Columbus OH) is a living and breathing artist based out of Brooklyn, NY. Stayrook holds a MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute (2004), and BFA from Ohio University (2002). He has exhibited work extensively both nationally and abroad over the last fifteen year and has participated in numerous residencies around the world. Stayrook’s endeavors have been reviewed in the New York Times, Art Monthly Australia, San Francisco Bay Chronicle, RealTime Magazine, NY1 television, and The Washington Post, among others. Alongside his individual art practice, Chad Stayrook works as an independent curator, is co-founder and co-director of Present Company Gallery, Brooklyn, and works in two art collaboratives: Bandwagon with Jose Ruiz and Really Large Numbers with Julia Oldham.