Ray Richardson

Ray Richardson B.A. A.R.E.

1964 Born Woolwich Dockyard, London

1984-87 Goldsmiths BA Fine Art
1983-84 St Martin’s School of Art Foundation Course

2012 Artist in Residence Eton College
2012 Founders Painting Prize ING Discerning Eye
2007 Association of Painter Printmakers A.R.E.
2002 British Council Award
1999 British Council Award
1990 BP Portrait Award Commendation
1989 British Council Award

Selected collections/commissions:

British Museum, London
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Fondation Carmignac, Paris
The National Portrait Gallery, London
London Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
Pallant House Museum, Chichester
De Beers Diamond Trading Co., London
Kasen Summer Collection, Connecticut & New York
Isle of Man Government Collection, Isle of Man
Royal Overseas League Collection, Edinburgh
St George’s Hospital Trust Collection, London
Ingram Collection, London
University of Warwick Collection, Warwick
Ruth Borchard Collection, London

Selected Exhibitions:

2020 London Is Up For Grabs – Beaux Arts, London

2019 Brother From Another Mother – drawings with Mark Hampson, Ben Oakley Gallery, London

Same Meat Different Gravy – Zedes Art Gallery, Brussels

…And I Live By The River – Zedes Art Gallery, Brussels

2018 Made in London – Beaux Arts, London

2017 Country Got Soul – Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
Jeux Sans Frontières – with Guy Denning, Galerie Raison d’Art, Lille

2016 Fablon – with David Bray, Ben Oakley and Guy Denning, Ben Oakley Galley, London
You Caught Me Smilin’ Again – Zedes Art Gallery, Brussels
The Outer Limits – Galerie Clairefontaine, Luxembourg
Still Life – Style of Life – Former Galerie Alain Blondel Artists, Beauborg24, Paris
London Soul – Beaux Arts Gallery, London

2015 Linolcut – with Picasso, Peter Blake, Sol LeWitt, Wayne Thiebaud and Gary Hume, Paul Stolper Gallery, London
Art Car Boot Fair – with Art On a Postcard, London & Margate
Kevin Foursauds – with David Bray, Ben Oakley and Guy Denning, Ben Oakley Galley, London
Reality: Modern and Comtemporary British Painting – The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

2014 The Jack Lord – Ben Oakley Gallery, London
Reality: Modern and Comtemporary British Painting – The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, University of East Anglia, Norwich
I Get Along – Boycott Gallery, Brussels
Kevin Threesauds Room To Let – with Ben Oakley and David Bray, Ben Oakley Gallery, London

2013 The Dog and Crow – with Guy Denning – Ben Oakley Gallery, London
Kevin Threesauds – with Ben Oakley and David Bray – Ben Oakley Gallery, London

2012 Keep The Faith – The Drawing Schools, Eton College
Everything Is Everything – Beaux Arts London, London
Homecookin’ – Boycott Gallery, Brussels
BP Portrait Award – National Portrait Gallery, London
Londons Topdog – Ben Oakley Gallery, London
Never Promised Poundland – with Cathie Pilkington and Mark Hampson No Format Gallery, London

2011 Londons No.One – Ben Oakley Gallery, London
L’ironie du Sort – Boycott Gallery, Brussels

2009 Just A Little Pinch Of London – Advanced Graphics, London
Music For Pleasure – Galerie Alain Blondel, Paris
Southern Comfort – Boycott Gallery, Brussels

2006 Leftfield – Eleven Fine Art, London
Rare Prints – Advanced Graphics, London
A to Z – Boycott Gallery, Brussels

2005 Ordinary People – New Arts Gallery, Connecticut
An English Phenomenon – Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery, Los Angeles
Not A Lot To Do – Boycott Gallery, Brussels
Lazy Sunday – Gallagher and Turner, Newcastle upon Tyne

2004 Days Like These – Fabien Fryns Gallery, Marbella
Storyville – Advanced Graphics, London

2003 Short Stories – Galerie Alain Blondel, Paris
Views From My Island – Boycott Gallery, Brussels
Absolute Richardson – Gallagher and Turner, Newcastle upon Tyne

2002 All Around The World – Fabien Fryns Gallery, Marbella
England Away with Mark Hampson – Gallery Aoyama, Tokyo
A London Film – Advanced Graphics, London

2001 Out Of Town – Boycott Gallery, Brussels

2000 London Calling – Boycott Gallery, Brussels
Jigsaw Puzzle – Galerie Alain Blondel, Paris