Richard Baker was born in 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland. He is a graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. He received a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant in 2002 and was also awarded a New England Foundation for the Arts Grant. He has exhibited widely throughout the United States. His works are in the collections of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Newark Museum and the Provincetown Museum. Richard Baker lives and works in New York.
AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS
2002 Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant
2000 Academic Appointment, Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship Review Panel
1995 Academic Appointment, Ohio Art Council Grant Review Panel
1992 New England Foundation for the Arts Grant
1990-91 Fine Arts Work Center, Second Year Fellowship, Provincetown, MA
1989-90 Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship, Provincetown, MA