richard hambleton

Just In: Richard Hambleton

August 8, 2019

Just In: Richard Hambleton, Untitled (Shadowman)

Though often neglected in popular memory, American-Canadian artist Richard Hambleton helped spur the New York street art movement.

Read more about Richard Hambleton and “Shadowman” in advance of the October 20, 2019 Modern Art & Design Auction

In Memoriam: Richard Hambleton (1952-2017)

November 8, 2017

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

Artist Richard Hambleton passed away on October 29, 2017 at the age of 65. Born on June 23, 1952 in Vancouver, Canada, Richard Art Hambleton graduated from the Emily Carr University of Art & Design in Vancouver. After receiving his degree, Hambleton stayed in Vancouver to open the Pumps Center for Alternative Art before moving to New York City in 1980. LAMA was fortunate enough to offer two paintings from 2005 in our auction, and look forward to sharing his hauntingly creative artworks to our collectors even after his untimely passing.