Richard Redd Biography

Richard Redd

American

1931-

Biography

Richard Redd was born on October 22, 1931 in Toledo, Ohio  He got his degrees at the University of Toledo and The University of Iowa.  Redd began teaching at Lehigh University in 1958 where he remained on the faculty for 38 years.  He was honored by the Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission in 1994 as the 4th recipient of its annual award recognizing service to the arts.  In 2005 there was a retrospecitve of his prints at the Banana Factory in Bethlehem, PA.

Redd is retired and living in Bethlehem and currently working on collographs, a technique he has specialized in since 1984.  He was listed in the 2008 edition of Who's Who in American Art.