Stephen Parks is a designer, artist, and educator living and working in Deep Gap, North Carolina, US. Parks’ self-publishes under the moniker Constant Ritual. Constant Ritual is a small collaborative studio meeting writers, designers, and artists at the intersection of printed matter. Parks’ design research spans the investigation of whole Earth systems and our embedded social intimacy with these topics. His work moves between screen-based mediums, photography, and lived experiences, utilizing printmaking, publishing, and sculpture as primary channels of dissemination.

Parks’ received his MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University and has exhibited at various venues, including the Vancouver Art Book Fair, Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair, Usagi NYC, Claire T. Carney Library at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Multiple Formats Art Book Symposium at Boston University, Typojanchi (Seoul, South Korea), Odds & Ends Book Fair at Yale University Art Gallery, Lamar Dodd School of Art, VCU's Anderson Gallery, Bruce Gallery at PennWest University, Weil Gallery at Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Pittsburgh Art Book Fair at the Carnegie Museum, among others.


graphic design, education, print,
publishing, sculpture

supporting print and publishing