"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
Boston Globe Article.
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.
International Gallery Representation.
Thrilled to announce my work is now represented by Galerie Mark Hachem, Paris | Beirut | New York.
Cliffs of Moher Solo Show.
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.
Sunday Independant Article.
Link here to a recent article/feature in the Sunday Independent by journalist Hilary Adam White.
Los Angeles Solo Show 2015
Friday 30th of October 2015 marked the opening of Richard Hearns’ first Los Angeles solo exhibition entitled ‘Communion’.
The Kunstakademie, Bad Reichenhall, Germany.
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.
Richard Hearns – Crucible (Documentary)
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
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.
Rhyme and Reason – Solo Exhibition
‘Rhyme and Reason’ was opened, Friday 8th of May 2015 at 7PM
by Gordon D’Arcy, leading expert in Irish Heritage and Environmental Science.
Hazel Mountain Chocolates, Oughtmama, Bellharbour, County Clare.
This Exhibit continues until Friday May 22nd.
Open Monday – Sunday 10AM to 6PM
Burren College of Art Solo Show
‘Crucible’, a one man show at The Burren College of Art.
Show runs to July 4th 2015.
Official Opening by Patrick Mc Cormack, Rural Philosopher
and Dr. Aine Phillips, Head of Sculpture at BCA,
visual artist, writer, curator and academic.