Richard Scott (b. 1969) lives in Cape Town.
He uses a combination of vibrant colours, thick lines and texture to create paintings with a modern and playful edge in the naive art tradition.
He is known for his entrepreneurial approach to his art practice and has worked with important brands that include Vespa, the Tutu Foundation and Woolworths (SA).
1991 Qualified Technical Illustrator
COMPETITIONS & AWARDS
2004 Ekurhuleni Fine Arts Finalist Exhibition
2004 Brett Keble Awards, Finalist Exhibition
2003 Brett Keble Awards, Finalist Exhibition
2016 Solo exhibition, Daville Baillie Gallery, Johannesburg,
2014 Joyride, Vespa shop, Johannesburg
2013 Solo exhibition, Vincent van Zon, Rotterdam
2012 Solo exhibition, Bill & partner, Frankfurt
2010 Solo exhibition, Felix pakhuis, Antwerp
2008 Hypnotised, Worldart, Johannesburg
2007 The beauty and the beast, Worldart, Cape Town
2006 Nursery crimes, Houtbay Gallery, Cape Town
2006 Solo exhibition, Hamilton Russell Vineyards, Hermanus
2005 Light Years Away, Rossouw Gallery, Cape Town
2004 Pop goes the easel, VEO Gallery, Cape Town