1997 MFA Painting – Cranbrook Academy of Art Bloomfield Hills, MI
1995 BFA Painting – University of the Arts Philadelphia, PA

New Works (solo show). Thomas Robertello Gallery @ Aqua Art Fair. Miami, FL.
Tell You What You REALLY Feel. Center for Book Arts, NY (curator Alex Campos). New York, NY.
New Prints 2011/ Summer (curated by Trenton Doyle Hancock). International Print Center New York. New York, NY.
Monumental Ideas in Miniature Books (Traveling group exhibition with catalogue). List of exhibition venues include: National Taiwan University of Art, Tapei, Taiwan; Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea; Taller Arteria Grafica, Madrid, Spain; as well as many national
Capture/Cut/Print (collaborative project with Ashley Pigford and Tricia Tracy). Southern Graphics Council conference, Saint Louis, MO.
2010 The Perfect View (solo), Thomas Robertello Gallery, Chicago, IL
Co-chair FST Mdia/ Slo Kno, Southern Graphics Conference, Philadelphia, PA
Partisan. Art Chicago. Chicago IL.
Regional Painting. Ed Winkelman Gallery, New York, NY
Nature/Culture. Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, NY.
Brand/Re-Brand/De-Brand? UD@Crane, Philadelphia, PA.
Premiering Portfolios, The Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory, Cleveland, OH.
Recent Work (solo), Gallery 817, University of the Arts, Philadelphia PA
Visionary Architecture/Cribs to Cribbage, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.
The Criminal Us (solo), Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA
Nowheresville (collaborative installation with Knut Hybinette). Thomas Robertello Gallery,
Chicago, IL
Sara Meltzer Gallery – New York, NY
Ceci n’est pas… (This is not…)
Curated by Rachel Gugelberger and Jeffrey Walkowiak
Kent State University – Kent, OH – Drawings, curated by Darice Polo
Bridge Art Fair Chicago
New Artists In the Mix Machine. Heights Arts. Cleveland Hiehgts, OH.

Co-Dependent: artists, artist/curators & curators, select artists. The Living Room. Miami, FL.
The Gift: Building a Collection for the Queens Museum of Art. Queens Museum of Art,
Flushing Queens, NY.
Post Identity Politics Bazaar: Performance as Gift and Labor. Performa 05.
Artists Space organized by Edwin Ramoran and Longwood Arts Center, NY, NY.
Sasquatch Society, Sixtyseven, NY, NY.

Queens International. Queens Museum of Art. Flushing, NY.
Jamaica Flux. Jamaica Center for the Arts. Jamaica, NY.
Paper Chase. Arena Gallery. New York, New York.

38. Parrish Art Museum. South Hampton, New York.
Breaking Ground. White Columns. New York, New York.

Air, Art in Unexpected Places, a project of P.S. 1 and the Queens Council on the Arts.
Long Island City, NY
Unhomelike, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.
Contemporary Permanence (collaborative installation with Yoko Inoue),
Socrates Sculpture Park, NY, NY
I can see forever in your eyes, (collaborative installation with Michael Coleman), Lower
Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, New York
Devil’s Tower (collaborative installation with Michael Coleman),Sara Nightingale
Gallery, Water Mill, NY
Contemporary Permanence (collaborative installation with Yoko Inoue), Longwood Art Center,
Bronx, NY.

Prison Art: Inside/Outside, Dowd Fine Arts Center, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, NY.
Group Show, Tonje Gallery, Brewster, NY.
The Brewster Project, Brewster, NY.
Artists in the Marketplace, Bronx Museum, NY, NY.
Duplex Twins (solo exhibition), Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO. 2000
Where I used to smoke (solo exhibition), Duncan and Miller Gallery, Washington, DC
Space/Place, Duncan and Miller Gallery, Washington, DC.

LFL Gallery New York, group exhibition

The Criminal Us, A Site Specific Installation, Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia,PA.

Place of Memory: An Archaeology of Site-Specificity, 1969-1999, TempleGallery,Temple
University, Philadelphia, PA.
Size Matters, Gail Gates Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
The Visual Fringe, A Site Specific Installation for Philadelphia’s Fringe Festival, Philadelphia, PA.
Small Worlds, Bigger Than Life, Borowsky Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

Delaware Biennial 98, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE. Selected by Roberta Smith.
Aggregates, (solo exhibition), The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA.
Young Collectors Show, Lemberg Gallery, Birmingham, MI.

Summer Show, Lemberg Gallery, Birmingham, MI.
New Work by Cranbrook Academy of Art Graduates, Cranbrook Museum of Art,
Bloomfield Hills, MI.

Profiles, Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, IL. Invited by Kerry James Marshall.
ByProducts, (two person show), Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI.

Dieux Donne Paper Mill and Gallery, New York, NY
Socrates Sculpture Park Artists-in-Residency Program, Long Island City, NY
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award nomination
Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO
Artist in the Market Place program, Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY
Poplack Scholarship, Cranbrook Art Academy.
Merit Scholarship, University of the Arts
Layton Scholarship, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


Socrates Sculpture Park. New Yorker, p.19. September 16
Rogers, Pat. Staged Obsession Overtakes the Nightengale. The Southhampton Press
Brake, Alan G. Unsettled. Architecture. August
Desmond, Kathleen. Troy Richards. New Art Examiner. August
Hackman, Kate. Dark and Airy: A Consideration of Midwestern Culture. Review. April
Hackman, Kate. Blowing Up Art. Kansas City Star. April 7
Grand Arts exhibition brochure, essay by Roberta Lord

Brown, Gerard. Philadelphia Weekly, Getting Away With it All, August 11
Kraig, Gene. New Observations, The Criminal Us, September
Rice, Robin. City Paper, Matters of Size, March 4
Mangravite, Andrew. Art Matters, Size Matters in Exhibition…, February

Toman, Phil. Newark Post, Biennial Art Show Slated, April 24
American Artist, Delaware Biennial, July
Wasserman, B. Art Matters, Diversity of Contemporary Art Highlighted in Delaware, May
Chambless, John. Daily Local News, Biennial is Challenge for Viewers, March 27
Chester County Press, Delaware Art Museum’s Biennial 98, April 29
Sozanski, Edward. Philadelphia Inquirer, April 19
Auer, James. Paintings Show Diversity of Techniques, Talents, Milwaukee Journal, March


Troy Richards (2010)

Knut Hybinette & Troy Richards (2008)

Selected Bibliography

Newcity Art by Spencer Dew

Praeterita blog by Philip Hartigan

NY Arts Magazine by Nicholas Weist (text)

NY Arts Magazine by Nicholas Weist (link)

Akron Beacon Journal by Dorothy Shinn

Time Out New York by Nuit Banai

NY Times by Holland Cotter by Katya Kazakina

Troy Richards

Paintings 2011-2012

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