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R I C H I E P O P E

I grew up in Newport News VA and played outside in neighborhoods of odd characters, patchy grass, abandoned lots and forgotten alleyways. My idea-driven work intertwines reality with a dreamlike imaginary world of blurry edges and soft flushes of light.

E D U C A T I O N

Virginia Commonwealth University (2004-2009)

The Art Department (2011-2012)

R E C O G N I T I O N

Society of Illustrators 56

CMYK Vol. 44

Society of Illustrators Student Scholarship Competition 2009

5th Annual Richmond Illustrators Club Juried Show (gold medal)

L E C T U R E S
Personal Vision through Experience: A Conversation on Sketchbooks with Jeffrey Alan Love and Friends (Virginia Commonwealth University 2012)

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A sketch for another piece I did for Light Grey Art Lab. I might as well move into the gallery at this point.

A sketch for another piece I did for Light Grey Art Lab. I might as well move into the gallery at this point.