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Biography
 
Fred Easker has been painting full time since 1994. Like most artists he had previously worked at other things including teacher, museum educator and director of an historic house museum which was completely renovated under his guidance.

He actively participates in the life of his community working on boards and organizations involved in the arts and humaniites and was awarded the Friend of the Arts Award from Marion Fine Arts Council in 1993. Easker resides in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Fred Easker's work is included in museum, corporate and private collections throughout the Midwest and has appeared in a number of periodicals and books. He was an Arts Midwest/NEA Regional Visual Arts Fellowship recipient in 1997.The artist holds a BA and MA in Art Education from the University of Iowa.
 
SELECTED COLLECTIONS
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GROUP EXHIBITIONS
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SELECTED COLLECTIONS
*more than one work

Meredith Corporation, Des Moines, Iowa*

Zurich Kemper Investments, Chicago, Illinois*
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, Iowa (museum purchase)*
Charles H. MacNider Museum, Mason City, Iowa (museum purchase)
Commerce Bancshares, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri *

Anderson Fine Arts Center, Anderson, Indiana
Piper, Jaffrey, Hopwood, Inc., Minneapolis*
Cargil, Inc., Minneapolis
Poppajohn Center, School of Business Administration, University of Iowa, Iowa City*
Northrup King, Inc., Minneapolis

Iowa State University Museums, Ames, Iowa
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics*
Shugart, Thomson and Kilroy Law Firm, Kansas City, Missouri *
International Shrine Headquarters, Tampa
MidAmerican Energy Corporate Offices, Davenport, Iowa *

MidAmerican Energy Corporate Offices, Des Moines, Iowa *
American Telephone and Telegraph, Kansas City*
Las Vegas Federal Medical Center, Nellis AFB, Las Vegas*
Badger Meter Company, Milwaukee
Minnesota Mutual Insurance, Minneapolis

Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Des Moines*
Iowa Realty Corporate Offices, Des Moines
3M Corportation, Minneapolis
Mercy Hospital, Iowa City
Shuttleworth and Ingersoll Law Firm, Cedar Rapids*

Hawkeye State Bank, Iowa City*
Archer Daniels Midland , Cedar Rapids
First National Bank, Waterloo
Securities Corporation of Iowa, Cedar Rapids*
US Bank, Cedar Rapids*

University of Iowa School of Dentistry, Iowa City
OPN Architects, Cedar Rapids
Luther College, Decorah
Cedar Rapids Country Club

Gentle Dental, Cedar Rapids

Perpetual Savings Bank, Cedar Rapids
Bradley and Riley Law Firm, Cedar Rapids
CRST Corporate Offices, Cedar Rapids*
Iowa Medical Clinic, Cedar Rapids,
St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids Airport Commission , Cedar Rapids
Brenton Bank, Cedar Rapids
First Trust and Savings Bank, Cedar Rapids
Clifton Gunderson PLC, Cedar Rapids
Diamond V Mills, Cedar Rapids*