Richard C. Harrington has been a professional artist for 29 years, and has placed over 800 paintings in private collections in North America and Europe.
Grants and Residencies
2016 Rocky Mountain National Park Artists Residency
2001 Individual Artist Grant, Genesee Valley Council on the Arts, NYS Council for the Arts
2018 Pacific University, Ecosystems, Solo exhibition of large format landscape and abstract painting.
2014 SUNY Geneseo, Landscape Today, juried exhibition of contemporary landscape painting.
2014 Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY; Fly Fishing: A Celebration of the Stream
2013 Pearce Museum, Corsicanna, Texas, A New Look at the American West
2013 Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY. 64th Annual Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition.
Awarded the Harris Popular Vote for Hot Summer Sky, oil on canvas
2012 Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH, 76th Annual Butler Mid-Year Exhibit
2010 The Artifact of Landscape, February 1 – March 12, 2010 Lockhart Gallery, State University of New York at Geneseo
2006 Art in the Parks, Top 100
2005 Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY. 71st Regional Exhibition
2002 Wayne County Arts Council, Boats and the Psyche of Man
Juror award for Earth, Salmon, Man
2002 High Falls Art Gallery, Where are the Best paintings in Rochester
2001 Schweinfurth Art Museum, Made in New York Annual Exhibit
2001 Artist Magazine, Annual Art Competition
2000 Wilson Gallery, Solo Exhibition
2000 High Falls Art Gallery, Where are the Best Paintings in Rochester
Bev’s Fine Art, Raleigh, North Carolina
Oxford Gallery, Rochester, New York
Prairiebrook Gallery, Overland Park, Kansas
RARE Gallery of Art, Jackson, Wyoming
Xanadu Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
1984 Apprenticeship in painting to artist Richard Beale
1982 State University of New York at Geneseo, BA Studio Art, BS Business