aryn kresol

aryn kresol (she / her)
Museum Woman. Minimalist. Educator. Curator. Artist.

Midwest born and raised, aryn studied and practiced art at the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, earning a BFA in photography in 2011, following a formal education in liberal arts at Rock Valley College.  In January of 2011, she began a transition from her status as a hereditary packrat, deciding to live and carry possessions more minimally. She has been a work in progress ever since.

As an independent curator, aryn has organized exhibitions in Illinois, Wisconsin, and New York. She has worked locally with the The Pitch Project Gallery & Artists Studios, RedLine Milwaukee, and the Milwaukee Artists Resource Network, and nationally for the Rockford Art Museum and Dia Art Foundation at Dia:Beacon in New York. aryn is currently at the Milwaukee Art Museum as a Curatorial Assistant and the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design as adjunct faculty in New Studio Practice.