News from the Ray Troll Universe

I Am a Herring!

Some say "Mea Culpa", I get to say "Mea Clupea" or "I am a Herring!" Italy's Dr. Giorgio Carnevale has honored me…

Buzzsaw Sharks of Idaho

Now through the summer of 2019, the Buzzsaw Sharks of Idaho Show is at the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho…

The Whorl Tooth Sharks of Idaho

Shark week is every week in Idaho this year!  The Idaho Museum of Natural History on the ISU campus in Pocatello opened…

Into the Flow

Here are some photos of two recent collaborative art projects from the summer of 2010. I worked with my pal sculptor Gary…

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History Exhibit

My latest exhibit is down in beautiful Northern California at the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History, right next to Monterey. They…

Sport Fish Hatchery in Anchorage

A couple of years ago I was lucky enough to win one of the contracts to create public artwork for the all-new…

Guggenheim Fellowship

On April 6, Kirk Johnson and Ray Troll were awarded a joint Fellowship in the Science Writing category from the John Simon…

Rasmuson Award

When I was given the Rasmuson 2011 Distinguished Artist Award they also announced it in the online world of Second Life. Here's…

Salmonstock with Memo Jauregui

In late July and early August I spent a week ‘funkifying’ the Kenai Fair grounds in Ninilchik Alaska in preparation for the…

Fishes of the Salish Sea Mural at UW

The faculty from the University of Washington’s School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences (SAFS) department commissioned this painting. The original is 7…