Curator and Collection Manager
Christopher L. Richards is the Curator and Collection Manager of ARTneo in Cleveland, OH. Over the course of his career he has become a recognized authority on artists and art of the Northeast Ohio region and has been featured on both public radio and television to talk about his exhibitions. Recognizing that history is being made every day, Richards has worked hard to build relationships with contemporary artists in order to make sure their work is preserved appropriately. Having been a lifelong resident of Northeast Ohio, he is passionate about uncovering the hidden art history of the region and then sharing his knowledge with others. Richards holds a B.A. in Art and Design from LaGrange College and an M.A. in Art History from Kent State University.