Riho Pild

Born on March 16, 1938 in Tallinn, Estonia. Educated in Germany and Canada graduating from High School in Dunnville, Ontario and later from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geophysics. Started to show an appreciation for art, drawing and painting at a very early age and received private lessons from artist Endel Köks in Germany. Has furthered his creative endeavours to this day with the advice of artist Abel Lee. His favourite media are oil and watercolour for scenery and architectural themes. Member of EKKT since 1988. Exhibits annually at EKKT exhibitions. Biography in EKKT 1956-1990 Art Album. Works in private collections. Lives in Thornhill, Ontario.

Sündinud 16. märtsil aastal 1938 Tallinnas, Eestis. Sai alghariduse Saksamaal ja Kanadas, lopetades gümnaasiumi Dunnville'is, Ontarios ja hiljem Toronto Ulikooli B.Sc. kraadiga geofüüsikas. Tundis juba noorena suurt huvi joonistamise ja maalimise vastu. Võtnud privaattunde kunsti alal Endel Köksilt Saksamaal ja on täiendanud oma loomingulist arengut kunstnik Abel Lee nöuandel. Lemmikmaterjalid on õli ja vesivärv ning motiivideks loodus ja ehitised. EKKT liige alates aastast 1988. Esinenud igal aastal EKKT näitustel. Biograafia EKKT 1956-1990 Art Albumis. Täid on privaatkogudes. Elukoht: Thornhill, Ontario, Kanada.