Richard Dupont speaks with Artnet's Samantha Baldwin about his drawing practice and the origins of his new series of watercolors.
A selected group of recent watercolors from the Islands series is featured on Artnet's Buy Now platform. An interview with Artnet's Samantha Baldwin sheds light on Dupont's drawing practice and the origin of these new works.
Link to Artnet: https://www.artnet.com/auctions/buy-now-richard-dupont-0622/
We are pleased to announce Richard Dupont's inclusion in "Out of Hand: Materializing the Digital" at the Powerhouse Museum (MAAS) in Sydney, Australia. The exhibition explores the increasingly important role of digital manufacture in contemporary art, science. fashion, design and architecture.
Until 25 June 2017
An innovator throughout his career, artist Richard Dupont has opened up new avenues of expression in a variety of media including sculpture, drawing, installation, painting and printmaking. His work with digital technologies and fabrication methods, was recently highlighted in MAD’s exhibition Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital. One of the first to incorporate the advanced technologies so widespread today in the fields of Art and Design, Dupont’s work has always maintained a critical position in relation to our rapidly changing digital culture. Dupont is one of four recipients of the 2014 MAD Visionary Award.