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Sculptor Paul Riley
Paul Riley

About Paul Riley

Paul Riley is a thoroughly accomplished and well rounded artist in sculpture, painting and drawing whose skill extends to teaching and organizing workshops and exhibitions. Despite this busy life he is featured in a great deal in a wide variety of exhibitions in London, Frankfurt, The Tate, Philadelphia, Berlin, etc etc.

Exhibition History of Paul Riley

1964. Exhibition at Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry.
1966. Exhibition at University College, London.
1966. Young Contemporaries Exhibition, London.
1966. Sainsbury Scholarship Award for Sculpture, Tate Gallery London.
1967. Assistant Sculptor, Canadian World Fair.
1967. Exhibition at Lisson Gallery, London
1973. Exhibition at West Surrey College of Art.
1974. Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition at Surrey University, Guildford.
1975. Exhibition at Camden Lock Gallery, London.
1976. Welsh Arts Council Grant.
1977. Architectural Sculpture Commission.
1980. Exhibition at West Chester Collective Gallery, USA.
1981. Exhibition at Roger La Pelle Gallery, Philadelphia.
1980. Exhibition at West Chester Collective Gallery, USA.
1981. Exhibition at Roger La Pelle Gallery, Philadelphia.
1983. Exhibition at Purcell Rooms, Southbank, London.
1984. Exhibition at Battersea Arts Centre, London.
1985. Exhibition at Olympia, London.
1985. Exhibition at Gallery Das Bilderhaus, Frankfurt, Germany.
1986. Sculpture Commission, Blackpool.
1986. Exhibition at Nicholas Treadwell Gallery, London.
1987, 88 and 90. Exhibitions at Brixton Art Gallery, London.
1988. Exhibition at Clapham Arts Gallery, London.
1989. Exhibition at Tea Rooms Des Artistes, London.
1991. Exhibition at De Las Casas, Clapham, London.
1994. Exhibition at Old Chesterton College, London.
1994. Sculpture Symposium and exhibition at Weikersheim, Germany.
1996. Sculpture Symposium and exhibition at Studio Voltaire, London.
1997. Exhibition and publication "Solo Violin" by Helmut Scholz, Berlin.
1997 - 2001. Exhibitions at The Royal Society of British Sculptors, London and Gardens of Gaia Sculpture park, Kent.
1998. Exhibition at Hiscox Gallery, City of London.
1998. Exhibition at St Johns Church, Clapham Road, London.
1998. Sculpture Commission at Perth, Scotland.
1999. Exhibition at Hannah Peschar Sculpture park, Surrey.
2000. Exhibition "Landscape 2000" at Earls Court, London.
2003. Exhibition at The Florence Trust, London.
2004 - 2007: Exhibition at Art Parks International, Guernsey.
2004. Renaissance Terracotta Sculpture demonstration at Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
2002 ongoing: Lecurer in Sculpture, Painting and Drawing at Kensington and Chelsea College, London.
2004 ongoing: Lecturer in Drawing at Wimbledon College of Art, London.
2005. Exhibition at Brick Lane Gallery, London.

Biography / CV of Paul Riley

Paul Riley is a highly skilled, experienced, self motivated visual artist. An enthusiastic teacher on the history, theory, practice, and application of sculpture, painting and drawing. Experienced organizer of fine art workshops, studios and exhibitions.

Qualifications / Education of Paul Riley

1959 - 64. Coventry college of Art.
1964 - 1966. Slade School of Art, University College London.

Teaching Experience

1968 - 1971: British Museum Mould Maker and Lecturer in Sculpture at Clapham Art School
1971 - 1976: Lecturer in Sculpture at West Surrey College of Art, Farnham.
1969 - 1980: Assistant Sculptor and Mould Maker at Philadelphia USA.
1982 - 1984: The Adelphi Theatre London.
1988 - 1992: Director of Brixton Artists Collective and Gallery.

Price Range of Work

Paul Riley's work has a price range from £1,350 to £4,334

Mediums utilised

Paul Riley's work is found in the following materials:

Artwork Categorised

Paul Riley's work is found in the following categories on site:
Abstract Contemporary or Modern Outdoor Outside Exterior Garden / Yard Sculptures Statues statuary (4)
Human Form: Abstract Sculptures (3)
Nudes, Female Sculptures (3)
Modern Abstract Contemporary Avant Garde Sculptures or Statues or statuettes or statuary (3)
Figurative Abstract Modern or Contemporary Sculptures Statues statuary statuettes figurines (3)
Garden Or Yard / Outside and Outdoor Sculptures (3)
Abstract Modern Contemporary Avant Garde Sculptures Statues statuettes figurines statuary both Indoor Or outside (2)
Repetitive Form / Shape Abstract Sculptures / Statues (2)
Nude Garden Yard Outdoor Outside Sculptures Statues (2)
Animal Abstract Contemporary Modern Stylised Minimalist Sculptures
Parent - Child Sculpture
Humorous Witty Amusing Lighthearted Fun Jolly Whimsical Sculptures Statues statuettes figurines
Wall Mounted or Wall Hanging sculpture
Stylised Heads / Busts Sculptures
Couples or Group Sculptures
Varietal Mix of Bird Sculptures or Statues
Nudes / Male Sculpture
Objects of desire Sculptures
Focal Point Abstract Contemporary Modern sculpture statue
Interior, Indoors, Inside Sculpture
Nude or Naked Couples or Lovers
Females Women Girls Ladies Sculptures Statues statuettes figurines
Indoor Inside Interior Abstract Contemporary Modern Sculpture / statue / statuette / figurine
Mother and Child, the Madonna, mother and children Sculptures
Teenagers Sculptures statuettes Portraits figurines commissions etc
Gods or Goddess, or Deity Sculptures
Stylised Nude statue sculpture statuette ornament
Happiness / Joy / Exuberance / Wild Pleasure sculpture
Balancing Sculptures
Circus / Stage Performer Sculptures or Statues
Varietal cross section of Floral, Fruit and Plantlife Sculpture

ArtParkS Sculpture Park Yearly exhibitions

Paul Riley's work has been exhibited at the following yearly exhibitions held at the ArtParkS sculpture park:
2013 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
2008 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
2007 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
2006 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
2005 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
2004 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
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