(1935 - 2007)
Richard Sloan was active/lived in Florida, Wisconsin, Illinois. Richard Sloan is known for birds, mammals, forest landscape.
Biography Richard Sloan
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The following biography, submitted May, 2000, is from the artist
Born: 1935 Chicago, IL USA
Studio: 1623 SW Pineland Way
Palm City, FL 34990
Subject: Animals, People, Landscapes of World's Rainforests
by many to be America's "Dean of Rainforest Painters," Richard Sloan
was born in Chicago, Illinois, where he attended the American Academy
of Art. He worked as an advertising illustrator before joining
Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo as a staff artist.
After a 1966
sell-out one-man exhibit at the Abercrombie & Fitch Gallery in
Chicago, Sloan left Lincoln Park to embark upon a lifetime of capturing
images of the worl
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