Richard J. Olderman
Fernandina Beach, Florida
1937 Born, Bridgeport, Connecticut.
1964--1969 B.S.: Art Education, Southern Connecticut State University.
1970--1972 M.F.A.: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Studied with Harold Allen, Ken Josephson,
Stan Brakhage and Robert Heineken.
1971--1972 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
1971--1977 Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois.
1984--1985 Northern Illinois University, Chicago, Illinois.
1986--1998 Department Head-Photography -- The Evanston Art Center,
Numerous solo and group exhibitions nationally and abroad.
Recipient of a number of purchase awards.
Represented by various private collections and art galleries.
Professional Jazz musician and Guest soloist with The Chicago Symphony Orchestra.