Set up in 2009, Roberts Print is Richard's own eponymously-titled imprint. The books he self-publishes range from one-off artist books to small edition publications. His books are in a number of collections including the Tate Library and Archive, the Bodleian Library, the Chelsea College of Art and Design Library - Artists' Books Collection, and the New York Public Library. A selection of his books have been stocked at Printed Matter, Inc, a bookstore in New York dedicated to the dissemination of artists' books. In 2019, Richard's book Tower Block was among 50 books selected for the Prix Bob Calle du livre d'artiste.
Book/Self-Publishing fairs and exhibitions
BERGEN ART BOOK FAIR - Bergen Kunsthall, Norway, 14-16 April 2023.
SMALL PUBLISHERS FAIR - Conway Hall, London, 28-29 October 2022.
PAGE MASTERS ZINE FAIR - South London Gallery, London, 03 Sept 2022.
THE ARTIST SELF-PUBLISHERS’ FAIR 7 - Conway Hall, London, 30 July 2022.
PRINTED|PRIVACY|COLLECTION - Collectif Blanc, Galerie UQO, Quebec, 15 Jan - 22 Feb 2020.
THE ARTIST SELF-PUBLISHERS’ FAIR 5 - ICA, London, 8 December 2019.
BOUND ART BOOK FAIR 2019 - Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, 19-20 October 2019.
VIENNA ART BOOK FAIR #1 - University of Applied Arts, Vienna, 04-06 October 2019.
MISS READ: Berlin Art Book Festival - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, 3-5 May 2019.
PRIX BOB CALLE 2019 - Beaux-Arts de Paris Library, Paris, 11-29 March 2019.
THE ARTIST SELF-PUBLISHERS’ FAIR 4 - ICA, London, 6 December 2018.
THE MARGATE ILLUSTRATION & PRINT FAIR - Turner Contemporary. 27-28 October 2018.
ILLUSTRATION & PRINT FAIR - Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, 13 October 2018.
INK PAPER & PRINT - Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, 15 October 2017.
LONDON ARTIST'S BOOK FAIR - Granary Square, London. 9 July 2017.
THE ARTIST SELF-PUBLISHERS’ FAIR 3- ICA, London, 8 July 2017.
BABE - Bristol Artist’s Book Event , Arnolfini, Bristol. 1-2 April 2017.
THE ARTIST SELF-PUBLISHERS’ FAIR 2 - ICA, London, 10 Sept 2016.
ARTISTS’ BOOK MARKET - BALTIC, Gateshead, 18-19 June 2016.
THE LONDON RADICAL BOOKFAIR - London, 9th May 2015.
BABE - Bristol Artist’s Book Event at Arnolfini, Bristol. 11-12 April 2015.
MANCHESTER ARTISTS' BOOK FAIR - Holden Gallery, 18 October 2014
THE LONDON RADICAL BOOKFAIR - Bishopsgate Institute, 10 May 2014.
PRINTATHON – East London Printmakers, London. Jun - Jul 2012.
HANDMADE & BOUND – St Bride Foundation, London. 20 Nov 2011.
HANDMADE & BOUND - St Bride Foundation, London. 21 Nov 2010.
BABE - Bristol Artists Book Event, Arnolfini , Bristol. 4-5 April 2009.