Richard Denny is an artist who experiments with a range of materials His "portraiture" work called The Visitors takes a journey. The Visitors arrive from all directions – along pathways, alleyways and major arteries, through mountain passes, across seas, arid deserts, fertile pastures, the sky, through doors and sometimes the mind. Employing a layered mixed media approach, he has combined enamel, acrylics and irregularly shaped pieces of painted cut canvas with detailed regional maps from around world. These dynamic works are stapled and fixed onto paper, wood and old doors.
Denny is a Melbourne-based artist whose dynamic work contains mixed media including detailed vintage maps from around the world, gleaned and collected on his numerous travels and habitations. Since his departure from photography as his primary chosen medium in 2008, his work has been exhibited in London, Barcelona, Sydney, The Gold Coast and Melbourne.