Richard Beyer

(American, born 1925, died 2012)

Late artist Richard Beyer created sculptures for public spaces. His figurative sculptures reflect community identity as well as local values and lore. Many of his artworks can be found in Washington and Oregon. Born in Washington, DC, He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Columbia University in New York. He received a Master of Arts degree in Education from the University of Vermont in 1955.