Then, on June 24, Jabaley organized an elaborate, red carpet event at a Beverly Hills hotel to showcase Hutchins’s paintings, which included portraits he made whereas he was homeless and saved with a pal. That evening, Hutchins bought a number of work. One piece went for $23,000, he mentioned.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/way of life/2021/09/01/richard-hutchins-artist-oprah/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_lifestyle | An artist was homeless for years. Now he sells his work to celebrities like Oprah.