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
Absolutely delighted to have been invited to Culture Ireland's Artist meet & greet for their National GB18 Programme. I was in absolutely fantastic company and delighted to meet everyone involved. Looking forward to seeing everything develop, more info to follow. Read More
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 Read More
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.
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UK Publication CreativPaper interviews Richard, where he speaks briefly about his practice, that 'Art World' in Ireland and some of his upcoming projects.
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Richard has been selected by the fantastic Koln based art publication as their Emerging Artist of the Week. You can see his interview here: Read More
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.
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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). Read More
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: Read More
We are delighted to announce that Richard has received Wexford County Council's 1916 Centenary Commemoration Grant in association with OpenGorey; Cultural Research & Development Group. Read More
The first series of ‘SOCIAL CINEMA’ is set to launch on the 24th February 2016 with a world class programme of online cinema screenings. Read More
We are delighted to announce that Richard's work was shortlisted for Celeste International Art Prize. The exhibition and prize was curated by koyo kouoh. Read More
We are delighted to announce that Richard's work has been selected to participate at the F15 Arts Festival, run in association with the Irish Museum of Modern Art. Read More
We are delighted to announce that Richard's work was shortlisted for the Arte Laguna exhibition & prize, Arsenal Venice. Unfortunately it didn't make the final cut! Read More