Ry David Bradley was born in Australia in 1979 and graduated with an MFA from Melbourne University in 2013. Bradley is known as one of the leading artists exploring the intersection between technology and the contemporary art world. In 2009, Bradley founded the popular website PAINTED, ETC. which studies the impact of technology and digital imagery on the nature of art today. His work examines the meaning of painting in a world where the boundaries between the physical and the virtual are becoming increasingly blurred.