Richard Maloy MFA

Lecturer / Pearce Gallery Coordinator


Born in 1977, Auckland, New Zealand.

Richard Maloy received a MFA from Elam School of Fine Arts University of Auckland in 2001 and has been a longstanding ARTSPACE board member. Maloy employs a multi-disciplinary practice with performativity and process as central ideologies driving his work. Richard has exhibited in many significant exhibitions including; the Asia Pacific Triennial, Museum of Modern Art, Brisbane; Basel Art Fair, Switzerland; Scape Biennial, Christchurch; Freedom Farmers, Auckland Art Gallery; Catching Trucks, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne; Ready to Roll, City Gallery Wellington; Raw Workings, ARTSPACE, Auckland. Maloy has held residencies at Youkobo Art Space, Tokyo, Artspace, Sydney and Headlands Center of the Arts, San Francisco (Fulbright Scholarship). He has a number of works in collections including; The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Auckland Art Gallery; Chartwell Collection, Auckland; James Wallace Art Trust, Auckland. Recent writings include; Try Try and Try Again: the work of Richard Maloy by Martin Patrick, published in Broadsheet; Contemporary Visual Art and culture, Australia; The Force of Impotentiality: Richard Maloy and Bruce Nauman by Christopher Braddock, published in Performing Contagious Bodies, London. Richard Maloy is represented by Stark White Gallery, Auckland.