Richard Gayler is a self-taught artist who was born in Los Angeles. He has worked using different mediums over the years, including assemblage, painting, encaustic, photography, and collage. His current focus is on drawing, with an emphasis on using a type of stippling. His artwork is inspired by his experiences, and (at times, satirical) observations of the complicated times in which we live.

Richard lives and works in Los Angeles. He is a member of Los Angeles Art Association (LAAA).