Richard Baker

Richard Baker
(1959-)

Education
Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 1977-79
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, 1979-81

Awards
Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship, Provincetown, MA, 1989-90
Fine Arts Work Center, Second Year Fellowship, Provincetown, MA, 1990-91
New England Foundation for the Arts Grant, 1992
Academic Appointment, Ohio Art Council Grant Review Panel, 1995
Academic Appointment, Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship Review Panel, 2000
Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, 2002

Visiting Artist
Norwich School of Art, England, 1986
School of Visual Arts, New York, 1994
Boston University, School of Fine Arts, MA, 1994
Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, 1994
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1995
School of Visual Arts, New York, 1995
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 1997

Selected Solo Exhibitions
Provincetown Group Gallery, MA, 1988-91
The Southeast Center for Contemporary Art, Winston, Salem, NC, 1993
Louis Stern Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA, 1994
Universal Fine Objects, Provincetown, MA, 1992-96
Hackett-Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2001
Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2003
Washburn Gallery, New York, 1995-2003
Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2006
Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010

Selected Group Exhibitions
Van Buren-Brazelton-Cutting Gallery, Cambridge, MA, 1983
Boston Center for the Arts, MA, 1985
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA, 1985
East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA, 1987
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA, 1989
East Hampton Center for Contemporary Art, NY, 1990
Boston Center for the Arts, MA, 1991
Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY, 1992
Associated American Artists, New York, 1992
Neilsen Gallery, Boston, MA, 1992
Cape Cod Museum of Fine Arts, Dennis, MA, 1992
Hunter College, New York, 1992
Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA, 1992
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA, 1993
David Beitzel Gallery, New York, 1993
Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, CT, 1993
Tower Fine Arts Gallery, SUNY Brockport, NY, 1993
Higgins Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, MA, 1993
Washburn Gallery, New York, 1993
Karl Drerup Fine Arts Gallery, Plymouth State College, MA, 1993
L’École des Beaux-Arts de Lorient, France, 1994
Fine Arts Center, University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI, 1994
O’Hara Gallery, New York, 1995
Kraushaar Galleries, New York, 1995
Robert Steele Gallery, New York, 1997
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1997
Louis Stern Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA, 1997
Beth Urdang Gallery, Boston, MA, 1998
Castle Hill Center for the Arts, Truro, MA, 1998
Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY, 1999
Kraushaar Galleries, New York, 2001
Neilson Gallery, Boston, MA, 2001
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA, 2001
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, 2001
Cape Museum of Fine Art, Dennis, MA, 2001
Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Norwalk, CT, 2002
Gregory Lind Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2002
Cape Museum of Fine Arts, Dennis, MA, 2002
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT, 2002
Westbeth Gallery, New York, 2003
Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA, 2003
Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY, 2003
JG Contemporary, New York, 2003
Summer Light, Brick Walk Fine Art, West Hartford, CT, 2006
Zeuxis: Facets of Perception, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY, 2006
Eliminate, curated by John Waters, Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, 2007
Reader’s Delight, McKenzie Fine Art, New York, NY, 2010
Sweetness and Light & Where There’s Smoke, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, 2010
Night, Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA, 2010

Selected Collections
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Newark Museum, NJ
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA