Richard Galling


2009 – MFA, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2006 – BFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

Selected Exhibitions


The Green Gallery, Exteriorized Bliss, Richard Galling, Milwaukee, WI


The Suburban, Plein Air et Dans, Richard Galling with John Riepenhoff, Oak Park, IL

Greenpoint Terminal Gallery, Ducks, New York, NY

Poor Farm, The Great Poor Farm Experiment VI, Manawa, WI

UIS, I’m Jealous of Your Failure, Chicago, IL

The Green Gallery, Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX


CISCO SYSCO SISQÓ, Rockaway Beach, New York, NY

Poor Farm, The Great Poor Farm Experiment V, Manawa, WI

LVL3, hArts for Art 4 Benefit Auction, Chicago, IL


Peregrine Program, Did You See Heaven: WYSIWYG, Chicago.IL

LVL3, Suspended: Richard Galling – Daniel Shea, Chicago, IL

Institute of Visual Arts, Nohl Fellowship Exhibition, Milwaukee, WI

Francine Seders, Decoy, Seattle, WA

DEN Contemporary, Painting on Edge II, Los Angeles, CA

Poor Farm, Show Me Your Rafts Again, Manawa, WI

POVevolving, Where My Cones At? 2, Los Angeles, CA

Autonomie, Painting on Edge, Los Angeles, CA

Double Break, Where My Cones At?, San Diego, CA

Gucci Everyday, CENTER, Milwaukee, WI


The Green Gallery East, New Work: Richard Galling, Milwaukee, WI

Swiss Institute Benefit Auction, New York, NY

Autonomie, Arranged: Richard Galling – Christopher Kuhn, Los Angeles, CA

Poor Farm, Show Me Your Rafts/Smooth and Sandy Sessions, Manawa, WI

LVL3, hArts for Art Benefit Auction, Chicago, IL

47 Canal, The Green Gallery at 47 Canal, New York City, NY

Autonomie, Neu Brüaut;cke, Los Angeles, CA

Autonomie, Flagstop Alternative Art Fair, Torrence, CA

Peregrine Program, Peregrine Papers, The MDW Fair, Chicago, IL


The John Riepenhoff Experience Presents: Richard Galling at Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

The Green Gallery West, Richard Galling: New Work, Milwaukee, WI

Ebersmoore, Ah Wilderness!, Chicago, IL

Poor Farm, Manawa, WI

Commonspace, Action (un)Packed: Abstraction After Action, Los Angeles, CA

Bentley Projects, CACOPHONIC, Phoenix, AZ

The Green Gallery, Nada Art Fair, Miami, FL


University of California Irvine Room Gallery, Acute: 22 Small Works by Los Angeles Artists, Los

Angeles, CA

Collaborative Projects


Theme Song for an Exhibition, Conceived and Produced by David Robbins, Music Production

by Richard Galling & Evan Gruzis, The Sound of White Columns, White Columns, New York, NY

Modulation Garden, Evan Gruzis and Richard Galling, exhibited in: Evan Gruzis, Atavistic Zen,

Duve, Berlin, DE

Other Projects


Lifetime Achievement

Selected Bibliography


Temporary Art Review, Lifetime Achievement: Richard Galling, John Riepenhoff, and Oliver


I’m Jealous of Your Failures, UIS Press


Art Ltd Magazine, Report: Milwaukee, by Robin Dluzen

RE: things in the lap, by Edmund Chia, PEREGRINEPROGRAM Imprint


Mary L. Nohl Fellowship 2011 Catalog, Essay by Michelle Grabner

Sixty Inches From Center: Did You See Heaven? WYSIWYG @ Peregrine Program

Express Milwaukee: Nohl Fellowship Exhibition Examines Contemporary Culture


Rethinking Ritual Experience and Roman Aesthetics:Notes on the recent work of Richard

Galling, by Grant Vetter

Beautiful Decay: Richard Galling

Sick of the Radio – Studio Visit: Richard Galling

LVL3: Artist of the Week – Richard Galling


New American Paintings No.89, Mid-West Edition


Yale MFA Thesis Exhibition, Richard Galling: A Portrait of Abstraction, Essay by Bradley Bailey


Acute: 22 Small Works by Los Angeles Artists, Essay by Mark K. Cunningham

Professional Activities

2013 – Resident, MKE-LAX, Los Angeles, CA


2010 – John Riepenhoff Gathering Under the Stars – Big Moon, nAbr Gallery

Selected Awards

Mary L. Nohl Fellowship

Mary L. Nohl Suitcase Export Fund

Ely Harwood Schless Memorial Prize