Richard Stevens graduated with an MA in Fine Art from The Slade in 1988, having previously completed a BA Fine Art course at Norwich School of Art. Throughout his painting career Richard has regularly exhibited and taken part in competitions. These include: The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries; The Royal Water Colour Society Annual Open, Bankside Gallery; The London Group, Barbican Centre and the Southbank Picture Show, Royal Festival Hall. Richardís paintings can be found in a number of private collections in both the UK and Australia.