Richard Beckett paints under the pseudonym of 'Dicky B'.

His early business involvement included designing men's fashion apparel followed by overseeing creation design photography and layout for an international bestselling cookbook series.   He enjoys using colour and texture and has experimented with this on landscapes and portraits.  However, he finds abstract the most rewarding.

He has recently sold several abstract paintings with environmental themes including Kauri dieback destroying our forests and global warming endangering the Great Barrier Reef.

Stolen painting

Apprehended, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 x 50 cms, Price: $295.00

Architectural Trees painting

Architectural Trees, Acrylic with black aluminium frame, 50 x 50 cms, $550.00

like a Picasso painting

A moment with Picasso, Acrylic on canvas, 50 x 50 cms, Price: $395

Abstract red moon painting

Red Moon Rising, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 H x 50 W cm, Aluminium Frame, $795.00

abstract painting pink blues

New Pathways, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 H x 50 W cm,   $350.00

Mediterranean abstract painting

Mediterranean Dream, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 H x 76 W cm, Framed,  $695.00

abstract painting of Dubai from the air

Dubai from the Air, Acrylic on Canvas, 100 H x 78 W cm $595.00

Orange River, Acrylic on Canvas, 90 H x 60 W cm, $595.00

Country Town, Acrylic on Canvas, 30 H x 60 W cm, $395.00

Blue Ladies Diptych, Acrylic on Canvas, 50 H x 50 W cm, $795.00

3D Brass Tacks, Acrylic on Board, 40 H x 40 W cm ,  $495.00

girl surf waves beach painting

Girl in the surf, Acrylic on Canvas, Diptych, 47 H x 56 W cm - $595.00

black white yellow abstract painting

Gordon Walters Style Abstract, Acrylic on Canvas 90 H x 60 W cm, $595.00

Moon with Raincloud, Acrylic on Canvas, 122 H x 122 W cm,  $795.00

Yin & Yang diptych framed, Acrylic on Canvas, 90 H x 60 W cm, $850.00


Black & White triptych, recipient of a merit award at The Annual Lake House Members Art Awards 2016, SOLD

Downtown living, Acrylic on board, PRIVATE COLLECTION

Crowd watching, Acrylic on Canvas, SOLD