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 Marmite Prize for Painting Exhibition (2016), The Lynn Painter-Stainer’s Prize Exhibition (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 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
Bankley Gallery Open 2017
Work selected for The Bankley Gallery Open 2017Read Article