Richard Baker studied Fine Art at Leeds Metropolitan University; he completed a BA (Hons) in Fine Art in 2003. His paintings have been exhibited at The Royal Academy of Arts, London, The Mall Galleries, London, The San Francisco Arts Institute and Leeds City Art Gallery.
In recent years Richard’s work has been selected for the Columbia Threadneedle Prize Exhibition (2018), the Marmite Prize for Painting Exhibition (2016), the Lynn Painter-Stainer’s Prize Exhibition (2018, 2016), the Discerning Eye Exhibition (2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2010) and the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition (2012, 2009).
He currently instructs Painting, Studio Practice and Exhibition Management on the BA Fine Art course at Leeds Arts University, alongside his practice.
The Lynn Painter-Stainer's Prize 2018
Table with Tablecloth shortlisted for the Lynn Painter-Stainer's Prize 2018Read Article
The Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2018
Le Confluence shortlisted for the Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2018Read Article
The ING Discerning Eye Exhibition 2017
Small Table selected for ING Discerning Eye Exhibition 2017Read Article