Ryan is the owner of The Winelands Art Gallery. Although not an artist himself, Ryan is a musician and songwriter, who identifies closely with the artistic process. Ryan was the lead singer of South African rock band, The Waiting Room. The band was signed to David Gresham records in 2007 and played many shows with the likes of Prime Circle, The Parlotones, Just Jinjer and many others. Ryan has always had a love for art in its various forms and is happy to have a career working with creatives. The Winelands Art Gallery was established in 2012 in Stellenbosch, then relocated to Durbanville and is now a purely online business.
Art is an expression of creativity, that we as human beings get to express in our own unique ways. Being created in the image of God, means we all have some form of art and creative expression within.