Bird's Eye View
Richard studied painting and drawing at The University of Georgia in Athens, GA and received his B.F.A. as well as a solo show at the Lamar Dodd Courtyard Gallery in 1984. He moved to New York City in 1986 and lived and worked there for fifteen years. He has shown repeatedly in group shows at Allan Stone Gallery, most notable of which was the Summer Group Show of 1995 where he was included along with Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, Eva Hess, Richard Estes, Robert Ryman, Arthur Dove and other notable artists. Allan Stone collected several of Heinsohn's paintings. Richard currently has a studio in Nashville, Tennessee where he also teaches painting and drawing at Watkins School of Art Design and Film as well as for the Art Embrace children's program sponsored by the Y.M.C.A.