Tyler James Patterson lives and works in Los Angeles, CA where he is the CEO and Creative Director of Residency, a non-profit social enterprise that makes custom, branded merchandise to employ women transitioning out of homelessness. Alongside his work with Residency, Tyler is a self-taught, multi-disciplinary artist working in painting, music/audio, design, bleach, and photography. Tyler's paintings often include dreamy depictions of subjects who are the objects of their own distortion.

You can keep up with my current visual work on Instagram @ty.positivethinking


Exhibitions:
2019 “Velvet Ropes LA” presented by GIFC Worldwide at 0.0 Gallery (Los Angeles, CA)
2018 “Zion” A 60-minute audio album designed for the shuttles of Zion National Park (Utah, USA)
2017 “Bobok” A 40-minute audio album incorporating the effects of sound and music in visual sensory deprivation

Residencies:
2017 Zion National Park Artist-in-Residence (Audio Composition)