Gustav Likan

Gustav Likan

Gustav Likan

(1912 - 1998)


Gustav was born 01 May 1912 in Srb, Lika, Croatia.He was educated in Croatia at the lst Real Gymnasium, in Zagreb, and received a diploma in 1926. He also studied in Germany at the Academy of Fine Arts of Munich and later studied in Paris, France, Rome, Italy, and the Netherlands. He became a instrutor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich, Bavaria. In 1950 commissioned by Eva Peron, the late President of Argentia to paint murals for the Argentina schools. Later he moved to Chicago and was introduced to The Urantia Book. He was an instructor at the Chicago Institute of the Fine Arts. On Jesus' Birthday, 21 August 1962, Mr and Mrs Likan donated a beautiful portrait of Dr. William S Sadler. In 1969 Gustav moved to Austin, Texas. He taught art at the Laguna Gloria Art Museum in Austin for 11 years. He remained in Austin until his death at the age of 88 and published an autobiography in 1993. He died on 20 Oct 1998 in Austin, Texas.
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* The Life and Times of Gustav Likan by Gustav Likan, 1993 ISBN: 1880092158
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