CV


RUTH RICHMOND

CURRENT ACTIVITY

Practising Artist

Forthcoming

2018.

SFSA Painting OpenNo Format gallery., Deptford London SE8

Seven Artists in Sevenoaks, Kaleidoscope gallery, Sevenoaks, Kent

Mixed Exhibition, Colorida Art Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal*

AWARDS

2018 

Signature Art Prize, Somerset House, London. Shortlisted

SFSA London Painting Open. Curators Choice

 2017

Maggie Clarke sketchbook prize. UAL Wimbledon.

1997
South Bank, London.  Millennium Banner exhibition winner*

June ’97 –Nov‘99
Banners hanging outside LWT and The Oxo Tower, The Cut, Waterloo, London

EDUCATION

2015-17

MA Drawing UAL Wimbledon

1997-00
Fine Art BA [hons] Degree, Norwich School of Art and Design.

RESIDENCIES

    2018.

Butley Mills Studios Artist Residency July/August

2017
Artist in Residence Shotley Peninsula Festival of Arthur Ransome, Suffolk

2010-11
Rural Collusions project at Thornham Estates, Suffolk and Lackford lakes, Suffolk work still in place 5 years later.

Sept 2006
Key Arts at St Mary at the Quay, Ipswich

Mar-June 2004
Rural Idyll? Little Dodnash Farm, Bentley, Ipswich

May 2003
Crear, Lochgilphead, Scotland. Sculptors residency.

Sept. 00-Dec. 00
Year of the Artist, East of England Arts.  ‘Skip Art’ Working on a Suffolk Landfill site and with a skip company.

Dec. 00
Exhibition of work at Suffolk Wildliferust, Melton, Woodbridge, Suffolk

EXHIBITIONS

2018

Dissecting the Archive. UAL Wimbledon Gallery.

Black Barn, Iken, Suffolk (curated and showed)

Selected for Ipswich Art Club Annual Exhibition. The Art Gallery, Ipswich *

Brick Lane Gallery, London E1

2017

MA Degree Show, UAL Wimbledon

Unframed – work inspired by the British Museum Prints and Drawings Department, Wimbledon 2017.

Artist in Residence Shotley Peninsula Festival of Arthur Ransome, Suffolk

Same Difference, Cass Art, 103, Clarence St. Kingston, KT1 1QY

2016
In The Frame, Wimbledon College of Art

Drawn Together, Kaleidoscope Gallery, Kent

Out of Line, C4RD, Highbury Station rd, N1

SAS Exhibition, Sudbury, Suffolk

2015
Art on the Prom, Felixstowe, Suffolk – commissioned installation

2014/15
Open House, Brighton Festival

2011
Rural Collusions culmination of Residencies, see above.

Rural Idyll – installations and drawings

2010
Solo show – Paintings. Frame Workshop Gallery, Ipswich

2009
Wildlife in Ipswich Town Hall Gallerie*

2006
Sexhibition, ‘Teenage sexual health’ Stowhealth, Stowmarket *

2004
Blank Page – A group of freelance artists called ‘Creative Freelance’ making a ‘book’. Exhibiting in Christchurch mansions, Ipswich, Suffolk for IP-Art July This book is now  archived in the museum gallery

2002
24 hour video viewing @ Colchester Art Centre  *

2002
Over The River, Firstsite Gallery @ The Minories, Colchester  *

2000
Skip Art Exhibition, Foxburrow Farm, Melton, Suffolk for YOA *

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2013
Visualising the Rural – Conference at The University of Cumbria*

2011
Hosted, created and exhibited in one week residency and exhibition “RURAL IDYLL’

2010-11
Artist in Residence at Thornham Hall Estate and Lackford lakes SuffolkWildlifeTrust

GENERAL SINCE 2000

Practising artist /  Teaching at Otley College, Suffolk/ Committee member with Key Arts –  artists’ for Artists space, Ipswich/  Curating and Managing Rural Idyll  Residency and exhibition/ Art workshops for: Wolsey gallery, Christchurch Mansions, Ipswich & First Site Gallery, Colchester, Year of the Artist / Suffolk Open Studios   Media representative.

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