Richard was a great friend of Beauford and has contributed numerous times to the richness of this blog:
Richard A. Long and Beauford Delaney
Special Video: Richard A. Long Talks about Beauford - Part 1
Special Video: Richard A. Long Talks about Beauford - Part 2
He was a donor for the Beauford Delaney Gravesite Project and recently supported our application for funding for a second Beauford Delaney biography and the creation of a catalogue raisonné of Beauford's art. He was always generous with his time and knowledge. It was a pleasure to have gotten to know him.
For a beautiful and eloquent summation of Richard's life and work, read the article published by Arts Atlanta at the following link: