RYCA, also known as Ryan Callanan, is a London-based contemporary artist whose work merges street art, popular culture, and current affairs to create a unique 'Poptarian' style. With a focus on playful jokes and political references, RYCA's artwork is both accessible and refreshing. He enjoys experimenting with various processes and technological advances during his creative process. RYCA gained his moniker after creating his first set of 3D smiley faces, iconic of the 1980s Acid Rave culture. With a background in printing and pub sign-making, RYCA is a sought-after artist who has exhibited his work in the UK, Miami, Los Angeles, Japan, and Barcelona.