"Richard Hearns, at 36, is one of Ireland’s premier contemporary artists"

Kevin Cullen, Boston Globe

"As one of contemporary Irish art's best-kept secrets, Richard Hearns's star is in the ascendant"

Hilary A. White, Sunday Independent

"ONE OF IRELAND’S MOST IMPORTANT YOUNG ARTISTS"

Micheal O’Driscoll, Managing Director, The Arab Irish Journal

"IN OUR VIEW, RICHARD HEARNS IS ONE OF IRELAND’S MOST PROMISING ARTISTS. HIS STILL LIFE AND LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS ARE BOTH BEAUTIFUL AND PROFOUND"

Sheila Byrne, Cong Art Gallery Curator, Co. Mayo

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LATEST NEWS

LONDON, SOLO SHOW.

June 19, 2018

‘RICHARD HEARNS – JOURNEY’.

CADOGAN CONTEMPORARY, LONDON.

September 10th to October 6th 2018.
Private Viewing : Thursday September 20th at 6.30 to 9pm.
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Cadogan Contemporary is a long established gallery in the heart of Chelsea, London. They have been exhibiting critically acclaimed international artists for over thirty-four years. It will be my privilege to have my first solo showing with them in London this coming September.

DUBLIN STUDIO.

June 19, 2018

My new temporary Dublin studio is located at No. 12 St. James’s Terrace, Malahide.

Currently I am preparing works for a solo show in Chelsea, London this coming September.

To organise a visit, contact info@richardhearns.com or call +353 (0)86 216 1135.

 


ADARE MANOR COMMISSION INSTALLED.

June 18, 2018

A specially commissioned project for the Adare Manor Hotel has been completed and installed.

These works entitled ‘Symphony’ can be seen as a central feature of the Carriage House.

A short film documenting their creation from start to finish can be seen here on my Vimeo page.


Adare Manor Commission

November 10, 2017

Several months ago I received a prestigious commissioned project from JP and his son John Mc Manus to create a series of paintings for the Adare Manor Hotel.

These works will be installed at Adare Manor’s new contemporary space, the Carriage House this coming Spring 2018.

Visiting the Adare Manor Hotel during the renovations this year and working closely  with their design teams was a wonderful experience.


NYC Solo Show 2016

October 27, 2016

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‘Where Your Treasure Is’, opens to the public Thursday 10th of November 2016 at 6pm.

Exhibit runs  until November 30th 2016.

I will be in residence at The Sheen Centre until November 30th.

Studio visits are available by appointment. Please email info@richardhearns.com or call +353 86 216 1135.


Boston Globe Article.

April 17, 2016

A story on my life and artwork has become a lead feature in this Sunday’s Boston Globe.

Artist draws inspiration from rich palette of dual heritage. – by Senior Journelist Kevin Cullen.

Artist Richard Hearns 001 photo by Eoin Collins


Sunday Independant Article.

March 15, 2016

Link here to a recent article/feature in the Sunday Independent by journalist Hilary Adam White.

http://www.independent.ie/entertainment/theatre-arts/darkness-to-light-through-love-and-inspiration-for-artist-richard-hearns-34311426.html

Artist Richard Hearns  at his studio in Ballyvaughan, Co Clare. Photograph by Eamon Ward
Artist Richard Hearns at his studio in Ballyvaughan, Co Clare. Photograph by Eamon Ward

Los Angeles Solo Show 2015

September 20, 2015

Friday 30th of October 2015 marked the opening of  Richard Hearns’ first Los Angeles solo exhibition entitled ‘Communion’.

richard Hearns communion poster with phone number for web


Richard Hearns – Crucible (Documentary)

June 6, 2015

Richard Hearns – Crucible from Richard Hearns on Vimeo.

As part of  Richard Hearns – Crucible, a solo exhibition of large-scale informal abstract paintings at the Burren College of Art. This video documentary accompanies the works on display from June 4th to July 4th 2015.

Photography and Videography by Eoin Collins.


Reception for the Prince of Wales at NUI Galway

May 15, 2015

My work has been selected to feature alongside works by Anne Madden, Manus Walsh and Mollie Douthit at a reception for Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales at NUI Galway this month.

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