LOCALartIS: Rick Claraval


Richard Claraval is an award-winning draftsman and sculptor. His drawings have been in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums throughout the Eastern U.S., including The Bascom Center for the Visual Arts, in North Carolina, the Carnegie Museum of Art and the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.

Among his recent honors he won a juror’s award at the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh’s Annual Exhibition at the Carnegie Museum of Art and a juror’s award at a group exhibition at Panza Gallery. Mr. Claraval’s work is in collections throughout the east, including Westinghouse Corporation. He received a B.A. in art from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1977.