by Tony Watson
J. Kirk Richards is one of a number of talented young figurative painters in the area who, now in their thirties, are beginning to attract large followings, command substantial prices and receive acknowledgement in significant exhibitions. Richards is currently being recognized by the Springville Museum of Art with a one-person exhibition in one of their main floor galleries. All very recent works, Richards paintings explore religious/spiritual themes and display the artist’s adept visual skills employed in differing manners that reveal an aesthetic — if not religious – search for a voice…
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