Richard Forrest

Richard is a contemporary visual artist working in sculpture and digital media, currently based in Cork, Ireland. In 2011 he graduated from Crawford College of Art & Design and in 2019 completed a Masters in ArtScience in The Royal Academy of Art, The Hague.

Richard has exhibited extensively throughout Ireland, Europe and the USA in both solo and group shows. Most recent achievements include an artists bursary from the Arts Council of Ireland and the Cork County Council, a residency in Eindhoven, exhibiting in Los Angeles and being selected for the 2017 Royal Hibernian Academies FUTURES exhibition.

He has also received numerous commissions from institutions such as Facebook, for their Dublin based European Headquarters, and the Glucksman Gallery (Cork) and currently he is on the board of directors for The Visual Artists Ireland.