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Submarine pens (extractor) Lorient
55 cm X 76 cm
Archival Digtal Print
Richard Cox studied Fine Art in Southend,
Newport, Birmingham and London moving to Wales in 1975,
supporting his work in various teaching posts, including
the Wolverhampton Polytechnic, RCA, Kunstakademeit I Trondheim,
Delhi College of Art and Pennsylvania Academy of Arts, and has
worked as a visual arts organiser. From 1983-
Visual Arts Officer at SEWAA and the Arts Council of Wales
running the Artists in Residence (AiR) and
international exchange programmes. He has worked as an AiR
at Kunstakademeit i Trondheim 1988, UWIC 1998, Bemis Centre
for Contemporary Arts 1999 & 2001, Omaha, University of Hijiyama 2002,
Hiroshima, Delhi College of Art 2001 and Rajasthan School of Art in 2007.
Since 1993 he has worked with artists in India and
toured "Subterranean Architecture. Stepwells in Western India",
to 14 venues in India, and the UK, including the
Tamarind Art Gallery NYC in 2010, and Montclair State Univerrsity NJ in 2012.
His work is held in 27 public collections in the UK and internationally,
including the National Museum and Galleries of Wales The State Museum
at Majdanek, Jawahar Kala Kendra, State of Rajasthan, British Council
New Delhi and Newport Museum and Art Gallery. His work has been
published in several journals including the Royal Geographic Society
and MADE, the Welsh School of Architecture 2010.
Most recent solo exhibitions at Howard Gardens Gallery 2012 and "1569"
at the School of Art and Museum, Aberystwyth University Autumn 2015.
He was gallery director for Howard Gardens Gallery at Cardiff
School of Art and Design from 2004-