ARTIST BIO

Anthony Richichi has been published and exhibited in many galleries throughout New York, including the Hyde Collection Museum. In August 2016 he was showcased as a live painter at the Hyde Collection during the Durer & Rembrandt exhibit for their annual “ART BATTLE: Face Off” Live Painting event. The following year he was also featured as a live painter during The Hyde’s 2017 Community Day/Gallery Opening, as well as the galleries Artist-In-Residence and drawing instructor for the summer of 2017. He also has permanent work on display in the Hyde Museum gift shop as well as his portrait of Georgia O’Keeffe which is hanging at Wiawaka in Lake George, NY, the oldest operating women’s art retreat in the United States. The day before the donation, Anthony was awarded Best In Show at the 2019 Saratoga Arts Art In the Park event.

Recent publishing’s of his art are included in The Weird Reader Volume 3 – 2019, Apero Catalogue Fine Arts Collection “Emotion” – 2018, Howl Books’ 2018 hardcover “Devil’s Reign III: Daikaiju”, as well Art Reveal Magazine issue #32 and over a dozen comics from numerous companies. As a sketch card artist, he has most recently worked with Upper Deck, 20th Century Fox and Dynamite Entertainment on trading card sets including licensed illustrations of the band KISS, Fallout video game, Vampirella, Red Sonja and Dejah Thoris, among others. Anthony also holds illustrating positions at Penny Dreadful Press, Killustrator Comics, 1Die Games, The Observation Post, AJ Woodworks, Adirondack Theater Festival and Adirondack Film Festival where he is also the gallery director and curator.

Anthony also stands as board member and lead artistic designer for Art In the Public Eye, a Glens Falls non-profit art organization that hosts numerous local events including Outdoor Cinema, GEMfest, Chalkfest, Playfest, The Art Walk and Gallery 99. In the Live Art scene he is an avid live painter as well as the Art Director and curator of music and art festival GEMfest and Rock Gallery. Anthony is also the visual Artist, album designer and bassist/singer of the music group Lock 9 which has played with national touring acts Mushroomhead, Flaw and The Browning.