biography of Richard B. AAKRE (1943)

Birth place: Duluth, MN

Addresses: Greenwich, CT

Profession: Painter, photographer

Studied: Univ. Minnesota, B.A.; Univ. Iowa, M.A. & M.F.A.; also assistant to Robert Motherwell.

Exhibited: New England Invitational, Boston, MA, 1971; Am. Acad. Arts & Letters & Nat. Inst. Arts & Letters, 1972 (award).

Comments: Preferred media: ink. Teaching: drawing instructor, Univ. Iowa, 1968-69.