Richard Strong was born in 1947 in Lakeland, Florida. He studied graphic arts and photography at the University of South Florida (1971-1975) receiving a scholarship and grant for postgraduate work in conjunction with Graphicstudio. As part of his training he studied under Frank Rampolla, Bruce Marsh, John Catterall, Oscar Bailey, and Theo Wujcik. He also was fortunate enough to work at Graphicstudio in association with the likes of James Rosenquist, Ed Ruscha and Robert Rauchenberg under Tamarind trained master printer Chuck Ringness.
Richard Strong lives in Sarasota, Florida
Below you will find Richard Strong's portfolio as submittted to Art Institute of Boston, resulting in acceptance & admission into their Master of Fine Arts low-residency program in the Visual Arts. Richard has attended the first semester's amazingly intensive ten day residency and has returned to his studio to study, read copious tomes, write papers, and produce finished works.