"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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‘Culture Night’ : Open Studio Event.

September 10, 2019


 

Join me on #CultureNight Friday 20th of September from 5PM for paintings, music and refreshments.

Shuttle bus service commences from St. Joseph’s Church, #Kinvara at 5PM.

Pop this Eircode into Google Maps to bring you to our door – H91A2YX.

#richardhearns #fineart #studio #culturenight #kinvara #galway #ireland


The Cardinal’s Portrait – Official unveiling and presentation May 22nd at 6.30pm.

May 15, 2019

My portrait of His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York.

Please click the following link for a short video on the creation of this piece.

‘The Cardinal’s Portrait’.


‘The Cardinal’s Portrait’.

May 8, 2019

 

 

 

MAY 9 – 22. Come see me and my work at The Sheen Center for Thought and Culture, 18 Bleecker St. 10012 NYC.

MAY 9 – soft opening – all welcome.
MAY 22 – official unveiling – RSVP’s must be made to info@richardhearns.com

 

The unveiling is split into two nights with a soft opening on May 9th in the gallery space and the official unveiling in the Loretto Theatre on May 22nd.

The show will include a short documentary feature film screened at the Loretto Theatre, the unveiling, a stage discussion with His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan and song by Owen O’ Suilleabhain.


ADA

November 5, 2018

An article picked up by the UAE newspaper The National via London Magazine.

‘Richard Hearns is an abstract artist with an abstract Curriculum Vitae’. 


LONDON, SOLO SHOW.

June 19, 2018

‘RICHARD HEARNS – JOURNEY’.

CADOGAN CONTEMPORARY, LONDON.

September 17th 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