Richard Stringer is a Melbourne based artist working across the fields of sculpture, painting and film.

He has held thirteen solo exhibitions in Australia and has participated in exhibitions within Australia, New Zealand and Singapore in addition to co-curated exhibitions at Gertrude Contemporary, Conical and Sculpture Square. He has received research funding from the Australia Council, Arts Victoria, The City of Melbourne and an APA from the Australian Federal Government.

He has taken up residencies in Italy, New Zealand, Burkina Faso and Germany.

In 2017 he received first prize in the Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award. His public works include Monument for a Public Building (1994) at the St Kilda Town Hall and Queen Bee (2008) at Eureka Tower, Melbourne. In 2019 this work was extended to the redesigned foyer and then further extended in 2022 to include the adjacent building at 2 Riverside Quay.

Richard is currently working on a large commission as part of a joint project for Nonda Katsalidis at Mount Monument.

Richard also works in Australia as a field archaeologist and is a senior member of the Alampra Archaeological Mission in Cyprus.

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