About

Brooks P. DeRyder is an Illustrator whose objective as an artist is to give the client as many options as possible, especially concerning technique and subject matter. Also to meet deadlines in all artistic fields. Another objective is to be as ethical as possible in all circumstances as a creative professional. 

Artist’s Statement: Recognized ability to offer solutions to the client for the visual communications problems posed. Competence to describe problems effectively and envision winning solutions. Qualification to simultaneously understand the aesthetic requirements of a project, agree on the business arrangements, and establish rapport with the client; Imparts vision and enthusiasm to all projects. Current charity work, contributions and volunteer with five years experience in non profits,    Brooks P. DeRyder is an Illustrator whose objective as an artist is to give the client as many options as possible, especially concerning technique and subject matter. Also to meet deadlines in all artistic fields. Another objective is to be as ethical as possible in all circumstances as a creative professional. Brooks lives in Dover, DE.                 

Biography: Brooks P. DeRyder was born in Belleville, NJ in 1977 and lives and works in Dover, DE. Solo exhibitions include The Craft Creators Gallery, A Taste of Newton Craft Fair Newton, NJ (2012). Group Exhibitions include The Gallery at SCCC, Newton, NJ (2012), New Jersey State Fair, Art in Sussex County, Augusta, NJ (2012), and was published by Idiom and Image, The Arts Magazine of Sussex County Community College, Newton, NJ (2012).  DeRyder received the SCCC Medallion Foundation Scholarship in 2012-2013, is a member of The Sussex County Community College Art Club and has been a member of The Graphic Artist Guild since 2014. Two of his most recent design series include “Unpublished Illustrations, 2015, Illustrations 1-8”, and “Modern Fantasy Collection, 2016, Illustrations 1-4”. Brooks is also an active member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Newton, NJ.      

Education

May 2014, Sussex County Community College,Newton, NJ

Continuing Education Classes, Fine Arts, Illustration

May 1999, School of Visual Arts New York, NY, BFA Illustration

Accomplishments

Graphic Artist Guild

Member of The Graphic Artist Guild Since 2012

Sussex County Community College

Medallion Foundation Scholarship 2012-2013

Copyright

Copyright Registration 2014, 2016, 2018, 2020

Toy Loan Program

Los Angeles, CA

Volunteer Work since 2014

Exhibitions

21st Annual AFA Exhibition, Sussex County Community College

May 4th-June 18th, 2012

The Gallery at SCCC, Four Pieces Selected

The Craft Creators Gallery, Featured Artist,

April 1st-May31st, 2012

A Taste of Newton Art Fair, Spring 2012, Four Pieces Selected

New Jersey State Fair, Art in Sussex County, 53rd Annual Exhibit

August 3rd-August 12th, 2012

Mixed Media, One Piece Selected

Published Work: Idiom and Image, The Arts Magazine of Sussex County Community College

Spring 2012

Two Illustrations Published

Contact
Brooks P. DeRyder 176 South Shore Drive Dover, DE 19901 302-490-1388 bderyder@sva.edu brookspderyder@gmail.com brookspderyder.com

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