I am so honored to have the work of this great icon on my website, Richard Silva was born in 1939. His parents immigrated from Portugal. He attended the San Francisco Academy of Art (1970 - 1974). He is married to Nora and has 4 step-children. They live in Fresno, California. Right now his work is being shown at a gallery in San Louis Obispo and a gallery in Fresno (the Brush and the Easel). Richard's gallery is located at 654 South VanNess, Fresno 93702. Richafd Silva's paintings are now being sold by House of iron, Lodi, Ca 209-366-1900.