"What I dream of is an art of balance, purity and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter...a soothing, calming influence on the mind, something like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue." ~ Henry Matisse
In 1961, Richard Paul Stanley was born in Warnambool, Victoria, into a creative family. His father is a professional musician. His mother is an artist in her eighties and his brother is a working artist and gallery owner in Western Australia.
He studied Fine Art at Claremont School of Art in WA, as well as having extensive TAFE education and earning several awards.
He works in oils, acrylics, pastels, and watercolours. Richard is also a professional lead-light and stained glass artist.
Aspect Design sell Richard's Limited Edition prints and greeting cards. Richard's originals can be viewed and purchased at our sister gallery ~ Gallery Salamanca.