Richard Downs

BIOGRAPHY

Richard Downs

Born 1958, Pasadena, California

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

Connections, the Transmission Gallery, Oakland, CA

2013

Couples, Red Dot Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2011

Couples and Curious Creatures, the Center for the Arts, Grass Valley, CA

Couples, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary, Sacramento, CA

  

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

Pictorial Adventures, TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

The Landscape Show, TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

Richard Downs, Olena Zvyagintseva & from the J&J Cook Collection, Jean De Botton (French 1898 – 1970) TEW Galleries, Atlanta, GA

2014

Crocker Art Museum, 36th Annual Art Auction, Sacramento, CA

University of Kansas School of Architecture & Urban Planning Artist Lecture Series – guest lecturer

Summer Works, Elizabeth Gordon Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2013 Solo Exhibition, The Transmission Gallery, Oakland CA

Richard Downs, Red Dot Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2012

Crocker Art Museum, 34th Annual Art Auction, Sacramento, CA

Memories, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary, Sacramento, CA

Human Voice, Gallery 2110, Sacramento, CA

2011

Looking Back, Looking Forward, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary, Sacramento, CA

New York Society of Illustrators Museum

Risque Valentine Show, Skinner Howard Contemporary, Sacramento, CA

  

PUBLICATIONS 

2014

Designer Magazine, An 8 page cover article entitled Reinventing Richard Downs, published by UCDA (University & College Designers Association)

San Francisco Magazine, Oakland

US Airways Magazine, Visit Oakland and the Arts

2013

Studio Visit

Sactown Magazine, Out of Africa, the work of Richard Downs

  

AWARDS

2014

American Illustration 33

2013

American Illustration 32

2012

American Illustration 31

New York Society of Illustrators Museum

  

VISITING ARTIST

2014

The University of Kansas School of Architecture, Design and Urban Planning, The Hallmark Lecture Series

 

PUBLIC WORKS

2014

The Motorhead Traveler, Selected by the tourism boards, Visit California and Visit Oakland to work with Travel Television Host Kevin Cullen, to create his self-portrait in steel wire to help promote the arts in Oakland, CA 

 

TEW Galleries is One of Atlanta's Leading Contemrporary Fine Art Galleries since 1987