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Oakland University
Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
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phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377

Oakland University
Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
(location map)
phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377

Richard Haley

headshot of a man with a light in his mouth

Special Lecturer
[email protected]
Born in Inglewood, California. Lives/works in Suburban Detroit


MFA, Studio Art, University California, Davis 2007
MA, Art California State University, Sacramento 2004
BA, Studio Art, University California, Davis 2000

Courses Taught
SA104: Foundations of Media
SA 100: Foundations of Visual Literacy
SA 302: Life Drawing
SA 392: Introduction to MAYA: 3D Modeling and Motion

Recent Exhibitions (*Solo Exhibition)
2012 Another Year in LA, Holes, Voids, and Other Descriptive Terms for Blankness. Los Angeles, CA*

2011 Bas Fisher Invitational, Mary, Richard, Dirt, & Clouds. Miami, FL* Another Year In LA, You Are Me; Artists Working Under the Influence of Steve Kaltenbach. Los Angeles, CA Elizabeth Foundation Project Space, Sea Worthy. New York, NY

2010 Another Year in LA, NEW! Los Angeles, CA.

2009 Aqua Art Fair, Another Year In LA. Miami, Fl. Work:Detroit. Migration. Detroit, MI. Summer Camp Project Project. Big Ass Sculpture. Los Angeles, CA. Locust Projects. Moab Video Project. Miami, FL.

2008 Another Year In LA. Richard Haley, Earth, and Air.* Los Angeles, CA. San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, Reconciling America: Miraculous encounters with the Mundane. San Francisco, CA. Johansson Projects. Neither Here Nor There. Oakland, CA. The Block. Mark/Judy. Sacramento, CA.

2007 Performa 07. Performa TV. New York, NY. The Lab, Look Forward to Seeing It; The Discipline of Anticipation. San Francisco, CA. University of California, Riverside Museum of California Photography, Compass. Riverside, CA. Yuerba Buena Center for the Arts, Collective Foundation; Collective ICA. San Francisco, CA.

2006 Another Year in LA, Breathing, Failing, Falling part 2.* Los Angeles, CA.

Recent Reviews
2012 Knight, Christopher. “ Holes, Voids, is filled with Ambition.” Los Angeles Times. October 2.

2011 Carlisle, Felecia Chizuko. “Going with the Flow: A Local’s Art Basel.” Artslant, Miami, December 12. www.artslant.com/mia Carlisle, Felecia Chizuko. “Made in Detroit.” Artslant, Miami, November, 15.

2010 Allie Ward. “More ‘Year’ Ahead.” Brand X (LA Times Arts & Culture Supplement) June 21.

2008 Cheng, Dewitt. “Valley Speak; New Talent From I-80 Corridor Points Up the Folly of Urban Provincialism.” Eastbay ExpressFebruary 13. Pritikin, Renny.”Both Here and There.” KQED Gallery Crawl (monthly web published video review). February, www.kqed.org/arts/ Harmanci, Reyhan. “Reconciling America; Art Gets Personal.” San Francisco Chronicle, January 31. Imus, Valerie. “Reconciling America: Miraculous encounters with the Mundane.” Shotgun Review, March 2

2007 Meyers, Holly. “Artwork in an Echo Chamber.” The Los Angeles Times,May 25.

2006 Frank, Peter. “Larry Bell, Richard M. Haley.” The LA Weekly, April 28. p.61 Knight, Christopher. “There’s Power Amid the Clutter.” The Los Angles Times, April 21, p. E23 Quinn, Tim. “Haley’s Odd Logic.” The Arts District Citizen: Life, Arts, & Artists In Downtown Los Angles, May. p.12

2012 “Leaf, Rust, and The After Culture (part 2)” Earth Matters on Stage; Eco-Drama Symposium. Carnegie Mellon University, May31-June 3

2011 “Leaf, Rust, and the After Culture (part 1)” Bas Fisher Invitational, Miami FL. December 3.

Peer Reviewed Digital Flatfiles & Databases
2012 “On Our Radar.” Creative Capital, April-August, 2012. http://creative-capital.org/onourradar

Conference Presentations and Lectures
2012 “Mike Kelley, Mobile Rhetoric and Detroit” at Mid-America College Art Association Conference, Detroit, MI. 

2011 “Bas Fisher Invitational; Artist-Run Project in Miami,” Art Salon Series, Art Basel, Miami Beach. (panel discussion“Relative Happiness: The Peculiar Art of Revitalization in Detroit,” Photo-Essay Project, Co-Authored with Mary Anderson. Brown Bag Colloquium Series, Wayne State University Humanities Center “Within Arm’s Reach, Kept at Arm’s Length” at Staging Sustainability: Arts, Community, Culture, Environment. York University, Toronto, ON.

2008 “Richard Haley, Earth, and Air; and/or the Dream is Over Again.” Artel Gallery, Pensacola, FL.

2006 “THINKING ON CONCEPTUAL ART: Three Generations of Conceptual Artists: Stephen Kaltenbach, David Stone, Richard Haley Another Year In LA, Los Angeles, CA.