Works

Ak13464 hug survivor 1400 0x62x1500x1001 q85Ak11453 hug population 1 1400 0x122x685x457 q85Ak11455 hug boneroom 1400 0x178x1000x667 q85Ak11080 hug spinoff 1 1400 0x0x1400x933 q85Ak10091 hug thenod 1 1400 0x259x864x577 q85Ak9618 hug fallenangel eddie 1400 0x1596x2000x1335 q85Ak9617 hug fallenangel salmon 1400 0x1035x2000x1335 q85Ak9593 hug cupid 1 1400 0x57x2000x1335 q85Ak9592 hug neapolitanz 1400 0x0x3000x2000 q85Ak9591 hug pedestrian skinnyc 1 1400 0x0x3000x2000 q85Ak9590 hug pedestrain frankiedubz 2 1400 0x0x3000x2000 q85Ak9588 hug pedestrian sketchyfreddy 2 1400 0x0x3000x2000 q85
View More WorksView Less Works

Exhibitions

View More ExhibitionsView Less Exhibitions

Biography

Richard Hughes

  • 1974

    Born in Birmingham

  • 1995

    BA, Staffordshire University, UK

  • 2003

    MFA, Goldsmiths College, London

     

    Lives and works in London, UK

  •  

    Solo Exhibitions

  • 2014

    Field Trip, The Modern Institute, Glasgow, Scotland
    Scene Inbetween, Nils Staerk, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • 2013

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Time is over, time has come, Firstsite, Colchester, UK

  • 2012

    Where it All Happened Once, Tramway, Glasgow, UK

  • 2011

    Endless Bummer, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

  • 2010

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2009

    One Man’s Struggle to Struggle to Take It Easy, The Modern Institute at Sadie Coles HQ, London, UK

  • 2008

    Nothing left, it's alright, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland
    One Man’s Struggle to Struggle to Take It Easy, The Modern Institute at Sadie Coles HQ

  • 2007

    Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2006

    KEEP ON ONNIN’, Sculpture Court, Tate Britain, London, UK

  • 2005

    What a Dude’ll Do, Nils Staerk, Copenhagen, Denmark
    The Modern Institute, Glasgow, Scotland

  • 2004

    RomaRomaRoma, Rome, Italy
    The Shelf-life of Milk, The Showroom, London, UK

  • 1998

    Nothing Original To See Here, Turnpike Gallery, Manchester, UK

  •  

    Group Exhibitions

  • 2017

    O ENIGMA RISÍVEL DO QUOTIDIANO/ THE LAUGHABLE ENIGMA OF THE EVERYDAY, Arquipelago Centro de Artes Contemporaneas, Azores, Portugal

  • 2016

    Double Act: Art and Comedy, The Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK

  • 2015

    I hear your voice reflected in a glass and it sounds like it is inside of me, Carlier Gebauer Gallery, Berlin, Germany
    Birmingham Show, curated by Ruth Claxton and Gavin Wade. Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK,
    THE NOING UV IT, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway

  • 2014

    Beautiful Monster, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece

  • 2013

    0 to 60: The Experience of Time through Contemporary Art, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY; traveling to North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
    Krasj 0.1, Ninove, Belgium
    Lost Boys, The Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland

  • 2012

    WONDERS- Masterpieces from Private Collections in Denmark, Kunsten Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg, Denmark
    Panem et Circenses, 83 Page Street, London, UK

  • 2011

    Art Public, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, FL
    Yes, we don’t, Institut d’art contemporain, Villeurbanne, France
    Niles Staerk, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • 2010

    Rive Gauche, Rive Droite, Paris, France
    Country Music, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2009

    Mapping the studio: Artists from the François Pinault Collection, Punta della Dogana, Venice, Italy
    TONITE, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow, UK
    Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Suns Neither Rise Nor Set, Royal College of Art, London, UK
    Trying to Cope with Things that Aren’t Human (Part 1), Cell Project Space, London, and Airspace Gallery, Stock on Trent, UK
    Richard Hughes and Des Hughes, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, CA

  • 2008

    Family and Friends, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
    Life on Mars: 55th Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh
    All Inclusive, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankurt
    NOW: Selections from the Ovitz Family Collection, ASU Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
    Variable Capital, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK
    Living London, 176, London, UK
    All Inclusive. A Tourist World, Schirn Kunsthalle, Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2007

    When We Build, Let Us Think We Build Forever, Baltic Gateshead, UK
    Clarke and McDevitt Present: Expect Nothing, Gallery For One, Dublin, Ireland
    Summer Show, Nils Staerk, Copenhagen
    Re-dis-play, Kunstverein Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Drawing 2007, The Drawing Room, London, UK

  • 2006

    Goshka Macuga, A Foundation: The Furnace, Liverpool, UK
    Among The Ash Heaps And Millionaires, Ancient & Modern, London, UK
    deep into that darkness peering, Galerie KAMM, Berlin, Germany
    Life’s a Beach, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Strange I’ve Seen That Face Before, Museum Abteiberg, Moenchengladbach, Germany
    Summer, Nils Staerk, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Beck’s Futures, (nominee), ICA, London; CCA offsite, Glasgow; Arnolfini offsite, Bristol, UK
    If it didn’t exist you’d have to invent it: a partial Showroom history, The Showroom, London, UK

  • 2005

    BRITISH ART SHOW 6, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead touring to Manchester, Nottingham, and Bristol, UK
    The Pantagruel Syndrome, The Turin Triennial, Threemuseum Pala Fuksas, Turin, Italy
    Nicole Klagsburn Gallery, New York, NY
    The Addiction, curated by Anna-Catharina Gebbers), Gagosian Gallery, Berlin, Germany
    Closing Down, Bortolami Dayan, New York, NY
    Bridge Freezes Before Road, Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY
    Ordering The Ordinary, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
    Drawing 200, The Drawing Room/ Tannery Arts, London, UK
    Herald St and The Modern Institute present, Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY
    Post Notes, ICA, London; Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN
    Showcase, City Art Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland

  • 2004

    Wider than the Sky, 117 Commercial Street, London, UK
    Goldsmiths college graduates 2003, Mirko Mayer Galerie, Cologne, Germany
    No More Reality, Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Genesis Sculpture, Domain Pommery, Rheims, France
    Like Beads On An Abacus Designed To Calculate Infinity, Rockwell, London, UK
    Granite, Whitechapel Project Space, London, UK
    Tealeaf, Cell Project Space, London, UK

  • 2003

    Corpa Nova, London, UK
    Have A Go Heroes, Cell Project Space, London, UK
    East International, (winner), Norwich Gallery, Norwich, UK
    BagLady, Cell Project Space, London, UK

  • 2002

    Sitting Tenants, Lotta Hammer, London, UK
    Allotment Archive, 125 Lambeth Walk, London, UK
    Lilo2, ASC, London, UK

  • 2001

    Blue Screen at Levi’s, Levi’s Store, Regent Street, London, UK

  • 2000

    Glory Hole, 2 Magri Walk, London, UK
    Artists Edition, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK

  • 1999

    Away From Home, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK

  • 1998

    Glitter, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK

  • 1997

    On The Buses, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow, Scotland
    Young Parents, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, UK

  • 1996

    Pulse, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK

  • 1995

    Gift Rap, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK
    No Exit, Visionfest, Liverpool, UK

 
Read MoreRead Less
CV

Press

  • March 23
    2013
    The Guardian
    PDF
  • December 1
    2012
    Art Review
    Richard Hughes: Where It All Happened At Once
    PDF
  • September 1
    2010
    Modern Painters
    Richard Hughes, p.71
    PDF
  • July 5
    2010
    New Yorker
    Richard Hughes, p.10
    PDF
  • June 16
    2010
    Village Voice
    The Buoys of Summer
    PDF
  • March 1
    2008
    Flash Art
    Richard Hughes, p.134.
    PDF
View More PressView Less Press

Publications