Richard awarded the ArtLinks Professional Artist Bursary Award

We are delighted to announce that Richard has been selected as one of the recipients of the ArtLinks Bursary Award for Professional Artists towards his upcoming solo exhibition at MOCA London.

ArtLinks is a partnership of the four Local Authority Arts Offices in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford County Council regions. It is also supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon. ArtLinks provides professional development opportunities and supports for established and emerging artists who are resident in the four partner local authority areas in the South East region

www.artlinks.ie

 

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HAMMER | ANVIL | STIRRUP

HAMMER | ANVIL | STIRRUP opens at Wexford Arts Centre Saturday 2nd September at 3pm with a gallery conversation with the artists and County Wexford Arts Officer, Liz Burns. Curated by Richard Carr in association with OpenGorey, the exhibition includes work by David Beattie, Richard Carr, Edgardo Rudnitzky and John Wynne. Further information here

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Art Habens interview Richard

We are delighted to announce the publication of an interview between the curators; Josh Ryder and Melissa C. Hilborn and Richard Carr. A fantastic interview that gives in-depth information into Richard's practice, the influences of his formal education, the aesthetics of the sonic and some of his upcoming projects.

See the full interview here: 

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Richard at VOID Derry for ISSTA 2016

We are delighted to announce that Richard has been selected to exhibit at the Void Gallery Derry/Londonderry in the UK as part of the Irish Sound, Science and Technology Festival. The ISSTA Festival and Conference takes places across the city of Derry/Londonderry from September 7th-9th 2016 with a mix of exhibitions, workshops, performances and discussion alongside keynote speakers including; professor Leigh Landy and Dr. Liz Dobson.

For more information on ISSTA please visit: http://issta.ie/

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Art Reveal interviews Richard

We are delighted to announce that Richard has been selected for interview to feature in the latest publication of the Art Reveal Magazine. The publication includes interviews from a number of international practitioners; Alaa Alfraihi (Saudi Arabia), Roya Amigh (USA), Nedko Bucev (USA), Richard Carr (Ireland), Ralph "rEN" Dillard (USA), Nelson Enriquez (USA), Wenjun Fu (China), Martina Marie Manalo (Hong Kong), Nicholas Maroussas a.k.a. Mooschool (UK), Massimo Meo (Canada), Zahra Nazari (USA), Cláudia Peralta (Portugal), Alexandra Pospelova (USA), Dafna Steinberg (USA). 

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Richard Curates PERIPHERIES 2016

We are delighted to announce that Richard is curating PERIPHERIES 2016, the leading annual event for contemporary art in the South East of Ireland. Opening on Friday 29th July at 7:30pm at the PERIPHERIES Centre for Creative Development, Gorey School of Art, Wexford; this years events will include a central exhibition of work from Elaine Byrne, Ulrich Vogl and a collaborative work from Oisin Byrne & Patrick Hough. Alongside this there will be a series of educational workshops facilitated by James Merrigan & Damien Flood and a selection of international documentary screenings including This is Exile: Diaries of Child Refugees, Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case and Blood Rising: Daughters of Mexico featuring Irish Artist Brian Maguire.  Full Programme Details Below:

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RE:PUBLIC Opening Preview

The opening preview of Richard's exhibition RE:PUBLIC will be Thursday 21st, 7:30pm at the Market House, Gorey, Co. Wexford. It features as part of the National 1916 Centenary Programme administered by Wexford Co. Co. and supported by the ArtLinks Bursary Award. It features a mixed informational room on the ground floor, a new installation on the first floor and a public sound installation utilising the sound system installed along the streets of Gorey.

RE:Public informational website launched

We are delighted to announce the launch of the RE:Public informational website on Richards upcoming project 'RE:Public'. This project has been supported by Wexford County Council and Open Gorey Cultural Research and Development group and will feature as part of Wexfords contribution to Ireland's National 1916 Centenary Commemoration Programme. Take a look here