Artist Charles Richardson winner of the Saatchi New Sensations 2014. First solo show at CABIN gallery in January 2015 with Rehearsal After Dark a video installation.
Born in Leek, UK (1979), Charles Richardson received his BA in Fine Art from the School of Fine Arts, Malaga Spain (2009), followed by his MA in Fine Art Media from the Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK (2014). His practice is driven by a tongue-in-cheek approach to the ambitious task of understanding what it means to exist and exist with others, working across multiple media, including performance, video, animation, writing and installation. Recent group exhibitions include Art Basel Miami Beach, Florida, USA; Saatchi New Sensations, Victoria House, London and Bloomberg New Contemporaries, World Museum, Liverpool and ICA, London (all 2014). Winner of the 2014 New Sensations Prize at Saatchi Art, Richardson was also winner of the MFI Award and Julian Sullivan Award (both 2014), and received a scholarship from the Aalto University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland as was the recipient of the Valencia Crea Photography prize, Las Naves, Valencia, Spain.