Richard (J Richard) Sorby
(1911 - 2001)
Richard (J. Richard) Sorby was active/lived in Colorado, California, Minnesota. Richard Sorby is known for modernist painting, teaching.
Richard (J. Richard) Sorby
The following information was compiled by the artist's niece, Betty A.
Sorby Worthington, from the artist's memoirs, notes, and scrapbook
Biography of J. Richard Sorby, Artist, Teacher
Duluth, Minnesota, December 21, 1911
Died: San Diego, California, July 2, 2001
• Education: University of Northern Colorado: BA (1937), MA (1950); Post-graduate studies: University of California at Los Angeles, University of Colorado, University of Minnesota, University of the Americas in Mexico City, and The Art Institute of Chicago.
• Military: Lieutenant, U.S. Naval Reserve, WWII (1943-1946) Retired Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Naval Reserves (1970)
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