Richardson CV

MFA Painting, 2000
Pratt Institute, New York

BA Fine Arts and English, 1996
University of Texas, Austin
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Selected Exhibitions
Watercolors, Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, NY
Paper Band, Jason McCoy, New York, NY
Into the Woods, ClampArt, New York NY
Parralux Art Fair, London UK
Holly Hunt: Miami, Los Angeles
70 Years of Abstract Painting – Excerpts, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY
Holly Hunt: New York, Chicago
Art Santa Fe, LaunchProjects, Santa Fe, NM
Recent Works, LaunchProjects, Santa Fe, NM
Museum Works, Chicago Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL
Songlines, Gallery Sakiko, New York, NY
Summer Reverie: Invitational, William Siegal Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
LaunchProjects, Santa Fe, NM
Pairs, Ambient Art Projects, Las Vegas NV
Willy Bo Richardson: Lolland and Other Places, Gallery Sakiko, New York, NY
New Artists, New Work, William Siegal Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Beaux Arts Ball, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM
Richardson2, Center For Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM
Transformations, ICD & Art Connects, New York, NY
Common Threads, Fresh Paint, Los Angeles, CA
Winter Salon, Gallery Sakiko, New York, NY
The Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
Willy Bo Richardson: Confluence, Gallery Sakiko, New York, NY
The Water Show, The Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
Black and White, Holland Tunnel, New York, NY
Academy Gallery, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Australia
X Semination, Kings Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Small Works Salon, The Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
NY Art Independent 03, Ausstellungshalles des Kurorts Timmendorfer Strand, Germany,
Curated by Stephanie Buhmann,
Brooklyn On 57th Street, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
NY Art Independent 02, Kunstraum, Westerland, Sylt, Germany
Editions Project, Brooklyn Front Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
NY Art Independent 01, Kroll-Vogel, Hamburg, Germany
Transitions, Acquisitions, and Parochials, L-Art, Brooklyn, NY
LandEscape, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York, NY
Pratt Institute MFA Thesis Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY
DFN Gallery, New York, NY

Corporate Collections

Diamantweg Europe Center, Immenstadt Germany
Embassy Suites, Chicago IL
First Street Place, East Carolina University, Greenville NC
Foulger-Pratt Headquarters, Baltimore, MD
Harrah’s, Lake Tahoe CA
Hilton Durham Hotel, Durham NC
Hilton Concord, Concord CA
Houston Medical Center, Houston TX
Huntsville Place Apartments, Huntsville AL
Indianapolis Marriott, Indianapolis IN
Indiana Grand Casino, Shelbyville IN
Intercontinental Hotel, San Francisco CA
International Center for Disabled, New York NY
Lafayette Place, University of Mississippi, Oxford MS
Loews Miami Beach, Miami FL
Loomis Sayles & Company, Boston MA
Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta GA
Marriott Long Wharf, Boston MA
Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio TX
Maryland Live! Casino, Hanover, MD
Miami Loews, Miami Beach FL
Miraval Resort, Tucson AZ
MGM Mirage, Las Vegas NV
Moen Group, Plaza Towers, Iowa City IA
Orlando Hilton, Orlando FL
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center, Schaumburg IL
Richmond Marriott, Richmond VA
The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen, China
San Antonio Marriott, San Antonio TX
Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Scrub Island Villas, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Isles
Swissôtel Chicago, Chicago IL
Tampa Marriott Waterside, Tampa FL
Tokyo Apartments, Tokyo, Japan
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgen Islands
Venetian Resort, Canyon Ranch Spa, Las Vegas NV
The Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston MA
Westin Colonnade, Coral Gables FL
The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh PA
The Westin St. Francis, San Francisco, CA


Teaching Positions
2011–Present    Instructor, Painting I, Santa Fe University of Art and Design Instructor; Painting I and II, Santa Fe Community College
2001–2007    Painting Technician, Cooper Union, New York, NY
2005- 2006    Instructor, Abstract painting, Cooper Union Continuing Education
Fall 2005    Guest Artist, Graduate Sculpture, University of Iowa, Iowa City

Selected Press Reviews
Aaron Gulley: The Soul of Santa Fe, DestinAsian, Feb/March 2013
Kristina Nazarevskaia: Willy Bo Richardson – Watercolors, galleryIntell, 2012
Phillips de Pury: galleryIntell – Video
Phillips de Pury & Company Watercolors exhibition, Auction Publicity, 2012
Peggy Roalf : “Abstraction: Informers and The Informed”, Design Arts Daily, April 21, 2011
Katy Crocker: “Painting, Doritos and Color Theory – The Work of Willy Bo Richardson”,The End of Being,  2011
“Artists to Watch in 2010”, Décor Magazine, January, 2010
Sauthoff, Patricia: “A Father and Son Take Inspiration,” Santa Fe Reporter, October 17-23, 2007
“Featured Artist: Willy Richardson” Art Connects New York, April 2007
Buhmann, Stephanie: “Confluence: Willy Bo Richardson,” Catalogue 2006
Gowans, Ali: “Artfully Saluting the Season,” The Daily Iowan, Iowa City, IA, Nov 16, 2005
“Visiting Artist to Exhibit Work Inspired by Autumn,” The Gazette, Iowa City, IA, Nov 13, 200
Richardsen, Neil: “Five From New York,” The Examiner, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, April 2, 2005
Webb, Penny: “The Mouse That Roared,” The Age review, Tasmania Australia, Jan 7, 2005
Borensztajn, Jordana: “New York Comes to Town,” Herald Sun, Australia, Jan 17, 2005
Buhmann, Stephanie: “X Semination,” Catalogue, 2004
Riggs, Don: “Writing Under Pressure,” Drexel University Journal, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
Wasserman, Rebecca: “Richardson’s Rainbow at Nohra Haime Gallery,” The Crimson Feet, Oct 2003
“Sechs Künstler aus Big Apple,” Sylt Life, Sept 2002
“New Yorker Individualisten,” Sylter Nachrichten, Sept 2002

2012 The Artistic Thinking Process, The Creativity Post
Learning to Share: On Candy, Art, and Independence, Adobe Airstream
2011 Art Santa Fe, and the Market from an Artist’s Perspective, Adobe Airstream
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