Ryan Heath is a visual artist based in Nottingham, making work across painting, sculpture, and multimedia installation. His work focuses on themes encompassing semiotics, geography, and speculative futures. He has exhibited in the UK and internationally, receiving commissions and awards from established organizations including BACKLIT Gallery, UK New Artists, and the University of Nottingham.


A strong advocate for socially-engaged art, Ryan often works with young people as a workshop facilitator. Clients include Nottingham Refugee Forum, Pending Collective, Harris Museum, and Tate Exchange. Ryan has given guest lectures and panel discussions at leading universities and institutions such as Nottingham Trent University and The British Library.


He is a BACKLIT studio artist and former member of Chaos Magic.