Barry Ryan(1948-2021), Singer, composer and photographer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Artist of 6 portraits
Barry Ryan first came to the public's attention in the 1960s when he was part of a successful pop duo with his twin brother Paul. From the late 1970s he had a successful career as a fashion photographer and was published in magazines including Ritz, Deluxe and Zoom. In the 1990s he worked on a project compiling eighty portraits as a memorial to his brother who died in 1992.
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Watch our film created to say ‘goodbye’ to the Gallery before we closed for our major transformation project.