ABOUT RICHARD

b. 1981, Sheffield, UK

Education

University of Huddersfield 2012-2014 Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).
University of Leeds 2003 – 2006, BA (hons) Fine Art.
Barnsley College 2001 – 2002, BTEC Higher National Diploma in Art Foundation Studies.

EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019: Labor im Chor, Museum & Galerie im Prediger, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany.
  • 2018: Cooper Gallery, Barnsley.

Group Exhibitions

  • 2020: Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Mall Galleries, London.
  • 2018: Figure: Cupola Contemporary Art, Sheffield.
  • 2012: Here There Everywhere: Huttons Buildings, Sheffield.
  • 2011: Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize, Kings Place Gallery, London.
  • 2011: Making a Mark: HIVE Gallery, Barnsley.
  • 2010: Cork Street Open, London.
  • 2008: Contrast: HIVE Gallery, Barnsley.
  • 2007: The Workers: Leeds University Student Union.
  • 2006: Details: North Light Gallery, Huddersfield (Degree Show).
  • 2005: Leeds Open Art, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds.
  • 2004: Leeds Open Art, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds.
  • 2004: South Yorkshire Open Art, Cooper Gallery, Barnsley.
  • 2002: South Yorkshire Open Art, Cooper Gallery, Barnsley.
  • 2001: South Yorkshire Open Art, Cooper Gallery, Barnsley.
  • 1998: Young Artists Britain, Hampton Court Palace, London.

 

Collections

  • Stadt (Town Hall) Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany.
  • Cooper Gallery, Barnsley.
  • Various Private Home Collections.

AWARDS

  • 2018: Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year (Contestant).
  • 2002: South Yorkshire Open “Young Artist of the Year”.

NOTABLE SITTERS

Notable sitters include, Sir Alan Parker, Lord Puttnam, Barbara Hosking CBE, Dame Lynne
Brindley and Michael Bond CBE.