RICK VERMEY, BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY:
Rick Vermey is an accomplished visual artist, based in Fremantle, Western Australia. His is a wide-ranging visual art practice, incorporating print, photography, painting, sculpture and public artworks.
Vermey’s primary field of endeavour is site specific commissioned artworks for the public realm. He frequently works in collaboration with architects and other professionals on artworks for integration within the fabric of buildings.
Vermey’s public art projects are often distinguished by innovative exploration of new materials, design technologies and manufacturing techniques. His artworks have received industry recognition locally and internationally, attracting various lighting, glazing, colour and architectural awards.
Vermey has a substantial exhibition history and maintains an ongoing studio practice. His artworks have been widely collected by Western Australian public collections.