Richard Tipping

b. 1949

Poet and artist Richard Tipping has three degrees including a doctorate from the University of Technology, Sydney (2007), and worked as an academic in media arts before switching to art full time. His works incorporate his own poetic texts with three dimensional forms in engraved stone sculpture, in original and altered sign designs, and in graphics on paper. He has held solo exhibitions in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane and internationally in London, Cologne, Munich, Washington and New York, USA. He has completed public and private sculptural commissions throughout Australia and internationally in New York and London. His work is held by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; the Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney among other key collections, as well as in many regional art galleries; and internationally by the Getty Center for the History of Art and the Humanities in Los Angeles; and the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

PAST EXHIBITIONS

2022

2017

WEB LINK ARTICLES BY OR ABOUT RICHARD TIPPING

Art Guide July 2018 Tracey Clements

Latrobe Regional Gallery flyer July 2018

Art Almanac April 2017 Kenny Pittock  

Look magazine AGNSW 2016  — The Art that Made Me

Sulman Prize AGNSW 2016

‘Thank you for noticing’ sign baffles Brisbane residents 9 Jan 2018

You Tube video links:

Jawharp

Mangoes

Finger Lickin’ Good

Faces  

VIEW RICHARD TIPPING ‘SUBMERGING ARTIST’ IN 2017 WOOLLAHRA SMALL SCULPTURE PRIZE

In Blog

Richard Tipping – in ‘From Here, for Now’ at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Image above: Wrong day  2012, 2015  reflective tape on aluminium  90 x 120 cm. Image courtesy of the Art Gallery …

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‘Sculpture by the Sea’ – on until 7 November

Image above: installation view, Camie Lyons  Impromptu Making and Shadow  steel, paint  350 x 250 x 190 cm. Australian Galleries …

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Richard Tipping – ‘Hear the Art: Visual Poetry as Sculpture’ Publication

Image above: front cover view, Hear the Art, Visual Poetry as Sculpture (2022). Richard Tipping has published a new publication …

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Michael Buzzacott – SLOT Window Gallery 2024

Image above: Michael Buzzacott  Olympia  2024  steel  199 x 130 x 69 cm   SLOT is an independent window gallery …

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Barbie Kjar – Winner of the 2024 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing

Image above: Barbie Kjar and her winning work No Expectations  2024 Photograph by Louisa Chircop Congratulations to Barbie Kjar, Winner …

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Heather Shimmen Exhibition Featured in Memo Review

Curator Sheridan Palmer has written an insightful review for Memo Review of Heather Shimmen’s solo exhibition  The Sun Shining Ultravioletly …

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Dale Miles, Stephanie Monteith and David Horton – IGNITE Fundraising Event for Women for Change

Image above: Stephanie Monteith   Box and Crane  2022  graphite on paper  37 x 27 cm Fundraising event for Women for …

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Andrew Antoniou and Barbie Kjar – Finalists in the 2024 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing

Barbie Kjar  No Expectations  2024  ink, charcoal and conte on Somerset paper  56 x 76 cm Congratulations to Andrew Antoniou …

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Jennifer Keeler Milne – Grafton Regional Gallery

‘Reflecting about the last few years of my practise, I realised that the perspective to which I’m constantly drawn is …

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Deborah Williams in ‘GAZE’ group exhibition – Australian Print Workshop

Deborah Williams  Differences in degree  2016  etching, engraving, aquatint and roulette, edition 20, 53 x 56 cm A selection of works …

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Greg Weight’s portrait of Emily Kam Kngwarray included in NGA exhibition

Image: Professor Fred Myer and curator Kelli Cole pictured at the NGA Artworks L-R: Sandover Map, Cartography © Brenda Thornley …

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Philip Davey – Documentary by Peter M Lamont

Philip Davey, pictured in his studio Filmmaker Peter M Lamont, of Handmade Films, has created a short film focusing on …

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Barbie Kjar & Mary Tonkin – Finalists in the 2024 Rick Amor Drawing Award

Image: Barbie Kjar  The Reach  2023  charcoal and ink on paper  38 x 56 cm Congratulations to Barbie Kjar and …

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