Community . Richard Heipp
Richard Heipp has been teaching painting at the University of Florida since 1982. A UF Research Foundation Professor, he served as Director of the School of Art + Art History from 2010 – 2015. He has been the recipient of 17 research awards for UF, 2 Teacher of the Year awards, a Southern Arts Federation-NEA fellowship in painting, a SECAC Artistic Achievement Award, and 6 State of Florida, Individual Artist Fellowships.
His artwork has been featured in more than 25 solo exhibitions and his work has been exhibited in well over 100 group shows. In addition Heipp has been awarded 20, site-specific, art in public places commissions.
Degree BFA 1976