Richard Bray

Richard Bray ARBS

62, Angle End, Great Wilbraham, Cambridge, CB21 5JG.

1955        Born London

1973-76   B.A. Photographic Arts. Polytechnic of Central London.

1984        Published ‘Seven Circles’. New Pyramid Press, London

1990        Residency. Bottisham Village College. David Urwin Award.

1991        Residency. Foxley Wood Sculpture Trail. Norfolk Wildlife Trust.

1992        Public Commission. The Chasre Nature Reserve, Dagenham.

1993        Residency. Great Wilbraham Primary School.

2000        Public Commission.Wellcome Trust. Genome Campus, Hinxton.

2005        Public Commission. Wellcome Trust. South Field Site. Hinxton.

2006        Residency. Swaffham Prior Primary School. David Urwin Award

2007        Elected Associate. Royal British Society of Sculptors.

2007-9     M.A.Fine Art. Norwich School of Art and Design

2008        Public Commission. Bacton Wood, Norfolk.


Cambridge Colleges; Jesus, Churchill, Clare Hall, Christ’s, Lucy Cavendish. Private collections in Cambridge, London,. N. Yorkshire, Gloucester, Kent Collections in Scotland, France, Spain, Sweden and America.

Lent work.

Oak Upright 1989 and Mahogany Spirals 1989 to The Princess of Wales Hospital, Ely

Solo Exhibitions.

1977        Dovecote Arts Centre, Stockton

1978        LYC Gallery, Banks, Cumbria

1979        Prestwich Library, Manchester

1980        Sir John Cass School of Art, Whitechapel, London

1981        Oriel Y Ddraig, Bleanau Ffestiniog, N.Wales

1982        Hannah Peschar Gallery, Ockley, Surrey

1992        Churchill College, Cambridge

1996        Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

Group Exhibitions.

1978        Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London

1979        With Fano Artists at The Guild of Transcultural Studies and the City University, London

1980        Bookworks, London

1981        Café Gallery, London
                Oriel Y Ddraig, Blaenau Ffestiniog

1989        Artlife, Norwich Union, Norwich

1990        Cambridge Society of Painters and Sculptors, Wysing Arts, Cambridge

                Sculpture in The Close, Jesus College, Cambridge

1993        The Art of Sculpture, Broxbourne Festival, Herts
                Hannah Peschar Gallery, Ockley, Surrey
                C.S.P.S. Wysing Arts, Cambridge

1995        Open Sculpture, Wysing Arts, Cambridge
                C.S.P.S. The Barn, Fen Ditton,
                Cambridge Hannah Peschar Gallery, Ockley, Surrey
                Kettle’s Yard Open, Cambridge

1996        Quincentenary Sculpture Exhibition, Jesus College, Cambridge
                The Fine Art Society, London
                Lyn Strover Gallery, Fen Ditton,
                Cambridge Business Arts, Cambridge

1997        Berg Apton Sculpture Trail, Norfolk
                ‘Fresh Air’ Quenington, Gloucester
                Sculpture in The Gardens. Wimpole Hall, Royston
                Borrowedfrom Nature II. John Innes Centre, Norwich

1998        The Fine Art Society, London
                Hammerson’s London Houldsworth Fine Art,
                Art 98, Royal College of Art, London
                Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh.

1999        Berg Apton Sculpture Trail, Norfolk
                Fresh Air, Quenington, Glos.
                Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh.

2000        Renewal. Sculpture and Sound, Swaffham Prior, Cambs.
                Constructions and Columbines, Fen Ditton, Cambridge
                Garden of Art, Devlyn’s Farm, Essex
                Kettle’s Yard Open, Cambridge

2001        Fresh Air, Quenington, Glos.
                Constructions and Columbines, Fen Ditton, Cambridge
                Reflections. Babylon Gallery, Ely, Cambs.

2002        Berg Apton Sculpture Trail, Norfolk
                Sculpture in The Cathedral. Festival of the Tree, Salisbury.
                Constructions and Columbines, Fen Ditton, Cambridge
                Sculpture at The White House, Cambridge.
                Sculpture in The Park, Moggerhanger Hall, Sandy, Beds.

2003        Fresh Air, Quenington, Glos.

2004        Sculpture in the garden, Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, Essex
                Inside Out and Outside In. Haddenham Galleries
                Dove Barn, Essex
                An Invitation to create. Easton Lodge, Essex
                Contemporaries. Pelican Gallery, The Perse School, Cambridge.

2005        Berg Apton Sculpture Trail, Norfolk
                Fresh Air, Quenington, Glos.

2007        Burghley House Sculpture Garden, Lincs
                Fresh Air. Quenington, Gloucs
                RBS at Abbey House Gardens, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
                Chalk Hill Contemporary Art, Guildford, Surrey.

2008        Berg Apton Sculpture Trail, Norfolk.‘Balance’.
                Haddenham Galleries, Cambs.

2009        Eastern Approaches. Hatfield House, Hertfordshire
                Sculpture in Paradise. Chichester Cathedral
                Fresh Air, Quennington, Gloucs.


1983-85   ILEA Tutor in Photography, London

1988-90   Tutor in Photography. Davies Laing and Dick College, London

1990-       Tutor in Photography, Fine Art and Contextual Studies, Cambridge School of Visual and
                 Performing Arts