Haylee Ryan is an Oak Cliff based figure painter. She has her BA in Studio Art with a concentration in painting from the University of Dallas. She has been intrigued with the human figure, in particular, portraiture, since early education, selling her first portrait in 9th grade. She is proud to have studied under local and respected artist, Kim Owens, and to have apprenticed with artist Glenn Ness. Well-traveled and with a love of her own city, she has always been passionate about making beautiful art out of people that are typically overlooked or not considered otherwise.