Richard Hearns - Biography

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Richard Hearns – Ballyvaughan, County Clare, Ireland.
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2004 H DIP Art Craft and Design Education NCAD.
2002 BFA Fine Art Interdisciplinary Digital Media IADT.
2001 DIPLOMA Fine Art Interdisciplinary Digital Media IADT.


2020  ‘Untitled’, Cadogan Contemporary, London.                                                                                                                                         2019   ‘The Cardinal’s Portrait’, The Sheen Centre, New York.
2018  ‘JOURNEY’, Cadogan Contemporary, London.
2016   ‘Where Your Treasure Is’, The Sheen Centre, New York.
2015   ‘Communion’, All Saints, Pasadena, Los Angeles.
2015   ‘Crucible’, Burren College of Art, Co. Clare.
2014   ‘Last of the Summer Mackerel’, Solo Exhibition, Gallery La Cornue, Paris.
2014   ‘The Artist’s Shelf ‘, O’ Sullivan’s Antiques,  New York.
2014   ‘The Rural Idyll ‘, Jorgensen Fine Art, Hibernian Way, Dublin 2.
2013   ‘Reflections of Place’, Lighthouse International, E59th Street, New York.
2012   ‘Paintings’, Offices of the Cardinal of New York, New York.
2011   ‘Paintings’, The Dillon Hall, 1011 1st Ave, New York City.
2010   ‘Like a River Flows’, Fingal County Hall, Swords, Co. Dublin.
2010   ‘Objects of Knowledge’, High Tide Gallery, Westport, Co. Mayo.
2009    ‘Paintings, The Grange Gallery, Oldtown, North County Dublin.
2008   ’A Quiet Light’, Cong Art Gallery, Cong, Co. Mayo.
2008   ‘Between the Heart and the Light’. The Gallery, Sheen Falls Lodge, Co. Kerry.
2007   ’Towards an Island’. Wonksiri Gallery, Koh Mak, Trad Provience, Thailand.
2007   ‘Solace’. Carlinn Gallery, Dundalk Street, Carlingford, Co. Louth.
2007   ‘Creations Of An Inner Life’, The Gallery, Sheen Falls Lodge, Kerry.


2017   ‘Iomramh’, Espronceda, Barcelona.
2014   ‘Kunstler International Symposium’, Neustradt an der Weinstrasse, Germany.
2013   VUE, Royal Hibernian Academy, Gallagher Gallery, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2.
2012   182nd Royal Hibernian Academy Annual Exhibition, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2.
2009   The Back Lane Painters and Friends, Roundstone, Connemara, Co. Galway.
2008   The Oisin Gallery, Summer Event Exhibition, 44 Westland Row, Dublin.
2006   Boyle Arts Festival, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.
2002   IADT Degree Show, Institute of Art, Design and Technology.
2001   IADT Diploma Show, Institute of Art, Design and Technology.


2015 Abstract Painting at the Kunstakademie, Bad Reichenhall, Germany.
2015 Selected to present work to the Prince of Wales on behalf of the Burren College of Art and NUI Galway.
2015 Artist in residence, Nave 12, Barcelona, Spain.
2014 International Artist Symposium, City of Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany.
2012 The Art Students League of New York, U.S.A.
2011 Artist in residence, Custom House Studios, Westport Quay, Co. Mayo.
2011 Fingal County Enterprise Board, Export Grant Initiative Award.
2011 Officially sponsored by Richard Oliver Fine Art Brushes, Ireland.
2009/10 Artist in residence, Cill Rialaig Foundation, Bolas Head, Co. Kerry.
2008 Artist in residence, The Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare.
2006 Artist in residence, The Mantua Art Project, Mantua Co. Roscommon.