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Richard Frederick Lack Edit Profile

educator , painter

Richard Frederick Lack, American painter, educator. Recipient Gold medal, American Artist Professional League, 1967-1969, Copley Society, 1960. Member of New American Academy Art, Twin City Guild Painters and Sculptors.

Background

Lack, Richard Frederick was born on March 26, 1928 in Minneapolis. Son of Frederick August and Mildred Carolyn (Petersen) Lack.

Education

Attended, Minneapolis School Art, 1947—1949. Attended, R.H. Gammell Studio, Boston, 1950—1957.

Career

Director Atelier Lack, Minneapolis, from 1968. Editorial advisor Classical Realism Quaterly. Commissioned portraits of Joseph P. Kennedy, Junior, 1960, Sen.

Wendell Anderson, 1981, Governor Albert Quie, 1984. Corporal United States Army, 1951-1953.

Membership

Member of New American Academy Art, Twin City Guild Painters and Sculptors.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Violin.

Connections

Married Katherine Elizabeth Vietorisz, September 12, 1955. Children: Susanna, Peter, Michael.

father:
Frederick August Lack

mother:
Mildred Carolyn (Petersen) Lack

spouse:
Katherine Elizabeth Vietorisz

children:
Susanna Lack

Peter Lack

Michael Lack