richard reilly studio

Richard Reilly Studio © 2013

Curriculum vitae


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Sunflower+ Notebooks, Photographs, and Sketches, Peter H. Raven Library 2018
Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, Missouri

Primer 1, 2 Journals, Collage, and Photographs, Dollar Art House 2018
St. Louis, Missouri

Scenes from a Journal, Collage and Photographs, Fort Gondo Compound for the Arts 2015
St. Louis, Missouri

Intertext: Journals, Collage & Photographs, Subterranean Books 2008
St. Louis, Missouri

Neo-Cubist Works: Sculpture, Mixed Media, Artists on the Corner 1990
St. Louis, Missouri


Civil Unrest in Review: Griot Museum of Black History and Culture
St. Louis, Missouri 2018

Sunflower + Project: CAM, with Don Koster, Contemporary Art Museum w/ Mel Chin Retrospective
St Louis, Missouri 2014

Sunflower+ Project: STL
§ 1318 - 24 Warren Street (with Don Koster) 2012 - present

§ 5102 - 44 Delmar Boulevard (with Don Koster, Lyda Krewson, et al.) 2014 - 2016

Untitled: Installation, Art House | Rebuild Foundation
St. Louis, Missouri
Masonry Site Installation 2011 - 2013


Intersect Arts Center, St. Louis
Resolve 2018

Intersect Arts Center, St. Louis

Compendium 2015

Soulard Art Market, St. Louis
Urban Architecture II – Michael Eastman, Juror 2013

St. Louis Artists’ Guild
Sustainability and the Built Environment – Chris Jordan, Juror 2011


All the Art – St. Louis’ Visual Art Quarterly Winter 2017-18
Art of the Protest with Aaron Banks (p 21-23)

Scenes from a Journal, a Fort Gondo Production 2016
Limited Edition Zine

Temporary Art Review 2015
Ferguson Art Rising

All the Art – St. Louis’ Visual Art Quarterly
Principal Photographer 2015 - present

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
10,000 sunflowers brighten Delmar Boulevard and spur hope for revitalization 2014

St. Louis Business Journal
St. Louis Character: Richard Reilly 2009


Griot Museum of Black History and Culture | Civil Unrest in Review 2018
Civil Unrest in Review Pt. II : Caught on Camera Live Panel Discussion
St. Louis Missouri

Center for Community Progress |Reclaiming Vacant Properties Conference 2015
Detroit, Michigan
Sunflower+ Project Presentation and Vacant Land Design Competitions Panel Discussion

Better Buildings, Better Business Conference 2015
Chicago, Illinois
Lecture: Historic Architecture and Energy Efficiency

MARFA DIALOGUES / St. Louis at 3rd Degree Glass Factory 2014
St. Louis in 2030 – Land, Cities and Climate
Sunflower+ Project Presentation and Panel Discussion

Sam Fox School of Art and Visual Design, Washington University 2014
Lecture and Presentation on the Possibilities of a Sketchbook

Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis 2014
Sustainable Design
Art/Design Practice Presentation and Panel Discussion

AIA – St. Louis Design Awards 2013
Juror: Drawings


Marfa Dialogues (with Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis and Don Koster) 2014

Delmar Sunflower+ Project: STL 2014

Sustainable Land Lab Design Competition (with Don Koster) 2012

USGBC – Missouri Gateway Chapter Sustainability Art Award 2011


Energy Programs Manager, Missouri Botanical Gardens 2011 - present

Graduate Design Studio Consultant, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts, Washington University 2009 - 2015

Director of Construction, Trumpet Builders, Inc. 2009 - 2011

from Carpenter to Chief Operating Officer, Boa Construction Company, Inc. 1981 - 2009


Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis, Board of Directors 2009 - 2014

St. Louis Artists’ Guild, Board of Governors 2011 - 2012​