WALLACE, Richard


Richard was trained in Advertising and Graphic Design. He started his career in Advertising and Graphic Design. After his health deteriorated, he needed a change of career, Richard started experimenting with painting in the late 70’s.

Richard was awarded the 'Young Artist Award' by the Manchester Academy of Fine Art, after showing his earliest work at one of their exhibitions. He has shown work at the Royal Academy. He was the artist in residence at Derby City Art Gallery. Amongst showing at the previous galleries he has exhibited in Manchester, Oslo, Devon, Kent & the Netherlands.  His work has been described as a ‘Visual story’. When you look at Richard’s work you are guaranteed to see something new that enchants & challenges you.