Ryder Richards is a co-founder of the RJP Nomadic Gallery, Culture Laboratory, and member of Dallas-based group The Art Foundation. He has exhibited in numerous exhibitions, notably Bellevue Museum, Seattle; Roswell Museum; Olm Space, Switzerland; Public Address, Brooklyn; Antena, Chicago; Cornell University, Ithaca; Monkskirche, Tangermunde, Germany; C2 Pottery Gallery, China; San Diego Art Institute; and The London Art Fair. Richards has been the recipient of several scholarships, travels abroad, and awards for his achievements in art, including seven artist-in-residence programs, such as the Roswell Artist-in-Residence (2012-2013). He has participated in The Texas Biennial 2011 and 2013 and the Dallas Biennial 2012 and 2014. Richards has works in the permanent collections of The Anderson Contemporary Museum, Roswell Museum, McNeese University, Richland College, and several private collectors.