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 hereRead 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.
See the full interview here:Read More
We are delighted to discover that Richard's work MOUNTAIN that was exhibited at VOID Gallery, Derry as part of the Irish Sound, Science and Technology Festival appears on IRISH TV's Derry Matters. Take a look here
Delighted to see a review of Richard's recent show RE:Public (written by Susan Edwards) in the legendary Irish Art Publication Circa. It features as part of the first five reviews selected as part of 'This Matters Now'. Check out the review here:
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/Read More
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 been selected to exhibit his work in the finalists exhibition for the ARTWORKS & Hotron Prize for Contemporary Art at VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow. Exhibition runs 10th-19th June 2016.
Full list of selected artists here:
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.
We are delighted to announce that Richard has been selected as one of the winners of this years Artlinks Bursary Awards. ArtLinks is funded by the Arts Council of Ireland and is a collaboration of Wexford Co. Co., Waterford Co. Co., Carlow Co. Co. and Kilkenny Co. Co.
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
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
Richard's solo exhibition opens at Soma Contemporary Gallery, Waterford City.Read More
We are delighted to announce that Richard's work was shortlisted to be included as part of the Bristol Biennial, unfortunately he didn't make the final cut!Read More