"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

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.


NYC Studio Residency & Solo Exhibition.

September 28, 2016

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Saturday October 1st begins a two month New York City studio residency which includes a Solo Exhibition at The Sheen Centre for Thought and Culture, 18 Bleecker Street, NY 10012.

My Solo Show ‘Where Your Treasure Is’, opens Thursday November 10th at 6pm. The Exhibition continues until Monday November 28th.

For studio visits during this period, October 1st to November 28th, please contact, info@richardhearns.com or call +353(0)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.

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International Gallery Representation.

March 15, 2016

Thrilled to announce my work is now represented by Galerie Mark Hachem, Paris | Beirut | New York.

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Cliffs of Moher Solo Show.

March 15, 2016

I’m delighted to announce that a solo exhibition of Limited Edition Giclée prints will be running at the Cliffs of Moher visitors centre for the month of April and into mid May 2016.

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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’.

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The Kunstakademie, Bad Reichenhall, Germany.

August 6, 2015

By invite of Ralph Gelbert, Associate Professor I have just returned to my studio in Ireland after a week long workshop at the Kunstakademie in Bad Reichenhall, Germany.

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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

Some incredible news! 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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