Ryan Frates


Ryan Frates
  • Campus: West
  • Office: WC 114
  • Phone: (906) 302-3011

Ryan Frates is an Art Instructor at Bay de Noc Community College West Campus in Iron Mountain. Frates has been employed at Bay College since 2016. He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Northern Michigan University with a concentration in Illustration in 2003. He also studied at the University of North Dakota and earned a Master of Fine Arts Degree in 2008 with an emphasis on Painting and Drawing. Frates has participated in numerous juried and invitational shows across the nation and has taught and guest lectured at a number of colleges and universities. He is a practicing Fine Arts Studio Painter as well as a freelance photographer, illustrator, and designer.