Solo Exhibits:

2018  “LIVING WITH COLOR EXHBITION” YWCA, Berkeley, CA

2016 “BELIEVE AND CREATE”, Ameriprise Financial, San Jose, CA

2016 “THE ART OF DONALD RYKER”, Service Above Self Awards, San Jose, CA

2015 “DONALD RYKER”, Carmen Castellano Fine Art Gallery, San Jose, CA

2015 “PAWS FOR PURPLE HEARTS”, Gallery 85, Santa Clara, CA

Group Exhibits:

2017 “ARSTABLED EXHBITION”, Triton Museum of Fine Art, Santa Clara, CA

2015 “ART DOGS”, Carmen Castellano Fine Art Gallery, San Jose, CA

2015 “ECLECTIC PERSPECTIVES”, Carmen Castellano Fine Art Gallery, San Jose, CA

2014 “HEROES”, Towson Art Collective, Ellene Christiansen Arts Center, Towson, MD

2013 “STUDENT SHOW”, Carmen Castellano Fine Art Gallery, San Jose, CA

2008 “ART FROM THE SOUL”, San Jose City College, San Jose, CA

Presentations/Demonstrations:

2018 “Artist’s Workshop”, Children’s Discovery Museum, San Jose, CA

2015 “Live Painting Demonstration”, Gallery 85, Santa Clara, CA

Media: 

2018 “Painting with his head, San Jose artist creates a career and inspiration”, Lisa M. Krieger, San Jose Mercury News Feb 4, 2018

2016 “Donald Ryker, Artist”, NBC Bay Area Proud with Garvin Thomas

2008 “Art from the Soul” by Tyler Stark, City College, On Campus Newspaper

Awards

2016 “Innovation Recognition Award” SARC, San Jose, CA

Original Art Collectors:

2018 Larry Day – 3 pieces

2018 Reza Pahlavan – 1 piece

2018 Nancy Axtell – 2 piece

2016 Vince Castillo – 1 piece

2016 Alexandra Meijer – 1 piece

2016 Melanie Harrell 1 piece

2016 Barrett Bowers – 2 pieces

2016 Sharon Delisle – 1 piece

2016 Joey Furtado and Brooks Bengyel – 3 pieces

2016 Lisa and Jim Ryker – 6 pieces

2016 Jamie and Joshua Bossuat – 2 pieces

2015 Chris Blair – 1 piece

2015 Joe H. – 1 piece, commissioned

2015 Mary Caudill – 1 piece

2011 Allison Mendoza -1 piece

2011 Carol Sue and Doug Figiera – 1 piece