Chief Curator

Ryan Tyler Martinez

Ryan Tyler Martinez is a Los Angeles-based graphic designer, filmmaker, and curator. He is the founding principal at Studio® and the Co-Founder and Chief Curator of A One-Night Stand for Art & Architecture. He received a Master of Architecture with Distinction from the Southern California Institute of Architecture and a dual bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design and Architecture from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.


Before founding Studio®, Martinez worked for Gehry Partners, LLP in Los Angeles, California and as a filmmaker for the Harvard Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He has directed and produced multiple architectural films for universities including Georgia Tech University, Harvard GSD, and SCI-Arc, among others. He has been published in Architectural Record, LOG and Routledge Publications. His work has been displayed in the United States as well as the Pompidou Center in Paris, France. He has been appointed teaching positions at UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design and currently serves as a faculty member at SCI-Arc in Los Angeles.



Photograph by Michal Czerwonka