Installation

Ian’s most recognizable and shared works of late are giant rake designs done on beaches in California. By utilizing the smooth surface where the tide has receded, a unique type of ephemeral and impermanent art form thrives. Ian believes that the tool itself, the rake, can become a powerful vehicle for the creation of art…

Sculpture

Ian has been creating sculptural artwork for most of his life. Throughout his ten year career with ceramics his sculptural works ranged from functional pottery to massive installations with hundreds of forms. The multiplicity elements of his aesthetic have lead him to working with the very forms he has interacted with the most in the…

Murals

As the in-house resident artist at Facebook HQ, Ross learned how powerful his work was on a large scale. He painted four murals in the offices and cafe of Facebook, including one during a 24 “Hackathon” that was filmed and used on MTV’s “Diary of Facebook”. He also painted a 110 ft mural in San…

Art

Ian Ross’ style is often referred to as “Hyperorganic.“ His practice is a freestyle form of artistic expression in which repetition of forms and patterns depict hyperactive, hyper-real, organic shapes. His work highlights the juxtaposition of Marin County’s open spaces to San Francisco’s urban density and is a response to the strong, rousing energy evident…