Ryan Dennis- Programs Director at Project Row Houses

Ryan N. Dennis joined PRH in 2012 as Curator and Programs Director at Project Row Houses. Her work focuses on African-American contemporary art with an emphasis on socially-engaged practices, site-specific projects, public interventions, and the development of public-facing programs for adults and youth. She has organized and co-organized more than 10 Artist Rounds including, Round 47: The Act of Doing: Revitalizing, Preserving and Protecting Third Ward (2017)Round 46: Black Women Artists for Black Lives Matter at Project Row Houses (2017); and Round 43: Small Business/Big Change: Economic Perspectives from Artists and Artrepreneurs (2015). Prior to joining PRH, she worked at the Museum for African Art in New York City as the traveling exhibition manager. Dennis earned her master’s degree in Arts and Cultural Management from Pratt Institute with a focus in Curatorial Practice.