Bio

Exhibitions

GROUP SHOWS

1980 — Current “Instructor Shows” Art Students League, New York, NY
2017  Feb. 5-24 “Currently 80” Sculptor’s Guild, 55 Bethune St. New York, NY
2016  Feb. 18-Mar 20 “New Members Show” 440 Gallery, 440 6th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
2016  Jan. 4-Mar. 3 “Sideshow Nation III: Circle the Wagons” 319 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, NY
2015  July 22-August 26 “Summer Group Show” William Holman Gallery, New York, NY
2015  July 1-July 14 “Montage of Wandering” MC Gallery, New York, NY
2015  June-August “Its a Wall” window exhibit at The Art Students League, New York, NY
2015  June- August “Summer Show” Greenhut Galleries, Portland, ME
2015  May 23-July 20 “Laws of Attraction” Sculptor’s Guild Exhibition, Governor’s Island, NY
2015  January 10-March 15, “Circle the Wagons” Sideshow Nation III, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 11211
2014  August 6-August 22 “New York State & Stories” William Holman Gallery, New York, NY
2014  June 19- Aug 9 “Art From the Boros II” Denise Bibro Gallery, 529 West 20th Street 4W, New York, NY
2014  May 24-September 28  “Transformations” The Sculptors Guild, Governors Island, NY
2014  Jan 4- Mar 3 “Side Show Nation II at the Alamo” Side Show Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2013  Dec 18- Jan 11, 2014, “December Drawing Show” William Holman Gallery, New York, NY
2013  September 28-29, 13th Annual Art Show, Christ Church, Riverdale, NY
2013  June19- July 19 “Summer Show — New Artists” William Holman Gallery, New York, NY
2013  April 4-27  “Go Figure” Greenhut Galleries, Portland, ME
2013  January 5- March 3rd “Side Show Nation” Side Show Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2012  “Class of ‘62, 50th Reunion” Yale College, New Haven, CT
2012  Netherfields Art, New Hope, PA
2010, 2011 Netherfields Gallery, Frenchtown, NJ
2010  North Shore Architectural League, Long Island, NY
2009 “76th Annual Exhibition” National Sculpture Society, at Brookgreen Gardens, Pauley’s Island, SC and Park Ave. Atrium. New York, NY
2008  “Elected Members Invitational Show” National Sculpture Society, Park Avenue Atrium, New York, NY
2007 “Antioch College: The Postcard Show”, Casa Frela Gallery, New York, NY
2002 — 2012  Christ Church, Riverdale, NY
2006 “Why the Nude” Art Student’s League, New York, NY
2006   Jo An Fine Art, New York, NY
2006  “Elected Members Invitational” National Sculpture Society, New York, NY
2005   Jo An Fine Art, New York, NY
2005   “Take Home a Nude” Auction, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY (Sculpture Sold)
2002 — 2011 “Holiday Invitational”, Broome Street Gallery, New York, NY
2004 — 2006  “Art in the Garden” Walker Kornbluth Art Gallery, New York, NY
2003   “Faculty Show” College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, NY
1996 — 2007  Various Shows Walker Kornbluth Art Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ
1993 — 2004 Times Square Lobby Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Cythia McClean)
1998, 1999, 2000 Knickerbocker Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Ed Zeigele)
1998   Marc Polo Gallery, Edgewater, NJ
1992 — 1999 Kevin Cooper Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
1997   “Wall Street” Daniel Peretz Gallery, New York, NY
1997   “Dreamscapes” Daniel Peretz Gallery, New York, NY
1997   Arts Festival, Cathedral Arts Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
1996  “Young Artists, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, NY
1996   The Greene Art Gallery, Guilford, CT
1996  “SOHO Festival: Eight Floor Gallery, New York, NY
1995  “Between This and That”, Eight Floor Gallery, New York, NY
1995   “Tinseltown” Cathedral Arts Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
1995   “6th Annual Cathedral Arts Festival” Cathedral Arts Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
1995   “Creation” Lincoln Center, New York, NY
1994   Cathedral Arts Gallery, Jersey City, NJ
1993   The League at the Cape, Provincetown, MA
1992   Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA
1992   Five Points Gallery, East Chatham, NY
1992   “Annual Exhibition” National Sculpture Society, New York, NY
1992   “An Evening of Dances” choreographed by Laura Pettibone, sculpture for dance,
1992   Dance Space, New York, NY
1991   “Eleven Diverse Artists”, Guilford Gallery, New York, NY
1991   “Community Culture” 1—12 Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
1989 “The Love of Printmaking”, Goddard-Riverside Center, New York, NY
1991 “Nature/Abstraction”, Ten Worlds Gallery, New York, NY
1988 “Poisson d’Avril”, Ten Worlds Gallery, New York, NY
1988 “Group 29”, Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY
1988 “Summer Exhibition” ASAGE ART Gallery, New York, NY
1986  “Alumni Artists”, Lehman College, Bronx, NY
1983  “Invitational Exhibit” Atlantic City, NY
1983 “Sculpture Invitational”, Atlantic Gallery, New York, NY
1983   Annual Show, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
1981 — 1983 Faculty Exhibitions, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1982 “Drawings on Dance”, Cork Gallery, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, NY
1982 Winter Show and Spring Show, Carl Ashby Gallery, New York, NY
1982 Annual Show, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
1982 “157th Annual Exhibition” National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1980  “155th Annual Exhibition”, National Academy of Design, New York, NY
1979  Fine Arts Faculty Exhibit, Mount St.Vincent, Riverdale, NY
1979  “29th Annual Exhibition”, Knickerbocker Artists of America (at National Arts Club), New York, NY
1979  “Counterweight ‘79”, 74 Grand Gallery, New York, NY
1974 — 1976 Faculty Shows, New York University, New York, NY
1973 “Sculpture for the Dance”, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
1970  “Printmaking Workshop Show”, Grippi Gallery, New York, NY
1969  Optimus, Inc. Westport, CT
1969 “4th Annual Statewide Show”, New Jersey State museum, Trenton, NJ
1969 “Printmaking Workshop Show”, Marcia London Gallery, New York, NY

SOLO SHOW

2014 Feb 19 – March 22, 2014, “Richard Barnet” William Holman Gallery, New York, NY
1993  Hebrew Home for the Aged, Riverdale, NY
1979  Southhampton College, Long Island, NY

TWO PERSON SHOW

1995  New Horizons Wing Gallery, St. Margaret’s House, New York, NY
1990 Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York, NY
1981  Carl Ashby Gallery, New York, NY

THREE PERSON SHOW

1991  St. Mary’s College, St Marys City, MD
1985  “Fathers and Sons: Will, Peter and Richard Barnet”, D. Christian James Gallery, New York, NY

FOUR PERSON SHOW

2010 “Go Figure” Atelier Studio / Fine Arts, Oyster Bay, NY

MULTI MEDIA PRESENTATIONS

1978  Slide show: “My Life: A Travelogue” Franklin Furnace, New York, NY
1976  Video: “Richard Barnet Printmaker”, Lithography demonstration shown continuously at Grey Art Gallery of New York University during exhibition “Prints and Techniques”

SCULPTURE FOR DANCE PERFORMANCES

1971  Sculpture for Improvisational Group, New York Dance Theatre Workshop, Westbeth, NY
1971 — 1979 Sculptures for over 25 dance concerts in various locations. The Wetzig Dance Company, New York, NY. Locations include: Theatre of the Riverside Church, East Side YWCA, New York University and The Cubiculo (New York). The University of Wisconsin, The University of North Carolina and Warren Wilson College (North Carolina).

COLLECTIONS

Hebrew Home for the Aged, Riverdale, NY
College of Mount Saint Vincent
The Art Students League of New York

GRANT

2004-2005 College of Mt Saint Vincent Summer Grant for Photography
1974 College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, NY, Summer Grant to make sculpture for dance.

AWARDS

2017 Featured Sculptor for the Month of January, National Sculpture Society. NationalSculpture.org
1983 Annual Show, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, Honorable Mention
1969  “NJ Art Centre Statewide Show”, Summit NJ, First Prize in Sculpture

AWARDS JUROR

1999 “57th Annual Exhibition” Audobon Artists Inc. Salmagundi Club, New York, NY

TEACHING

1970 — Present College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, NY, Dept. of Fine Arts — Associate Professor
1980 — 2016 Art Students League of New York, NY — Instructor
1978 — 1985  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA — Lecturer in Anatomy
1979 — 1980  Cooper Union, New York, NY, The School of Art, — Adjunct Assistant Professor
1977 — 1982  SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY — Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Visual Arts
1975 — 1977  New York University, NY, School of Continuing Education — Adjunct Assistant Professor,
1973 — 1977  New York University, NY, Dept. of Art and Art Education — Adjunct Instructor
1966 — 1971  Upsala College, East Orange, NJ, Dept. of Fine Arts — Lecturer

EDUCATION

1980 MFA in Sculpture, Lehman College, The City University of New York
1968 MA in Sculpture, New York University
1963 BA, Antioch College, National Merit Scholarship

1974 — 1975 The National Academy School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
1954 — 1976 The Art Students League of New York, various times
1964 — 1965 The Art Institute of Chicago, Evening Classes
1963 — 1965 The University of Chicago School of Medicine, La Verne Noyes Scholarship
1958 — 1959 Yale College, New Haven, CT

BIOGRAPHY

Presently living and working NYC
Born in New York City January 17, 1941

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