b. 1953, Charleville, Queensland
Lives and works in Brisbane
Richard Bell is a prominent Aboriginal Australian activist and artist known for his thought-provoking and politically charged works that challenge racial stereotypes and colonial narratives. His practice spans installations, performance art and paintings that often incorporate text and bold imagery. Through his work, Bell sparks important conversations and raises awareness about the experiences and perspectives of Indigenous Australians.
Works exhibited in Sharjah:
Umbrella Embassy (2021)
I Am a Man (2021)