Summer Program Lead Artist
Selden Gallery 2014 “Articulate”
Offsite Gallery 2015 “Art of African American Artists”
Offsite Gallery 2019 “Make Me Wanna Holler”
Since relocating to Hampton Roads in 1999, Richard Ward has been most active in the arts community. He has exhibited his award winning works in various local exhibitions and competitions at the Rawls Museum Arts, the Suffolk Museum the Peninsula Fine Arts Center and the Courthouse Gallery. He has had a number of different paintings selected to be exhibited in group shows in the cities of Daegu and Seoul, South Korea.
In addition to his studio work, Richard Ward is the Artistic Director of Arts in Action Authenticated (AAA). AAA is an artist run – artist facilitated youth development program that uses art, life experiences and 30 plus years of teaching experiences to work with adolescent and young adults to encourage their development as individuals.