Ryan views his work as a best friend. Someone to talk to and cry with; someone to love, experience, and grow beside. Something that helps him realize who and why he is. Whether it’s a piece confronting their soul or a simple reminder of authenticity; Ryan’s work serves as a way for them to address their own human nature before he learned how to change it, getting their soul back by questioning why it left them in the first place. Bold with color, Ryan’s work exists to be gawked and starred at whether it wants to be or not. Relating to his thoughts of how it feels to express yourself differently among society.