Richard Barlow
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Art and Art History
Areas of Expertise

drawing, painting, 2D design.

MFA, University of Minnesota; BFA, Rhode Island School of Design

Richard Barlow

Associate Professor of Art & Department Co-Chair

Recent courses taught:

  • Drawing I
  • 2D Design
  • Painting I, II & III
  • Land into Landscape
  • Illustration & Narrative
  • Drawing: Word & Image
  • Interdisciplinary Studio Seminar
  • Arguing About Art
  • Experimental Drawing
  • Art Theory & Practice


  • Arkell Hall Chair Foundation Chair in the Arts 2020-2023
  • Denis Diderot Artist in Residence Grant 2021
  • Hartwick College Faculty Scholar Award 2020
  • NYFA/NYSCA Fellowship in Drawing 2017
  • Hartwick College Faculty Development Grant 2014
  • Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant 2014
  • Jerome Foundation Emerging Artist Fellowship 2012

Selected exhibitions/collections:

  • “No Misery Can Tell, No Word of Farewell,” The Wassaic Project. Wassaic, NY
  • “Frozen Warnings,” Bushel Collective, Delhi, NY
  • “Erebus,” Landskrona Foto, Landskrona, Sweden
  • “The Sea of Ice, Receding,” Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK
  • “Manifest,” Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
  • “Sense of Place,” Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL
  • “Elemental,” Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute, Utica, NY
  • “Still Eden,” Collar Works, Troy, NY
  • “Artists of the Mohawk Hudson,” Albany Institute of History and Art
  • “Drawing Discourse,” Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC
  • “Great Lakes Drawing Biennial,” Eastern Michigan University
  • “North of the 45th,” DeVos Museum, Marquette, MI
  • Permanent Collection, Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN
  • Art Library Collection, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
  • Art Library Collection, Midway Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, MN

College service & professional affiliations:

  • Committee for Academic Standards
  • Co-chair, Showcase Committee
  • Interdisciplinary Studies Committee
  • CAGE- Committee on Assessment of General Education
  • Member, College Art Association