Two reviews of my latest solo installation, Breech, have been published in a small brochure by Seed Space in Nashville, TN. I will be giving an artist talk related to the installation and my community art practice at ET Burk on Friday, April 28 about 6 PM.
Interview in The Tennessean about Breech at Seed Space, Nashville. March 25, 2012 Seed Space features tiny installation with much to say by Michelle Jones “The patterns cut out of the walls are derived from the breeches in guns, specifically those of Winchester rifles, while the stenciled patterns are based on examples found at Versailles. […]
Ryder Richards: Breech (solo exhibition/installation) March 17-April 30 Seedspace, Nashville, TN Selected as the critic’s pick for the Nashville Scene: “Ryder Richards’ Breech: a compelling installation that anthropomorphizes the architecture of the gallery while taking aesthetic cues from the patterning on the decorative breech of a Winchester rifle.” ~ Joe Nolan Installation images and artist-in-residence interviews available.
Breech, 2012 plastic, wood, graphite, gunpowder_ 7’x4’x3′