Obituary of Bohuslav Horak
- Obituary of Bohuslav Horak
Houston Chronicle Online
30 Jan 2004
MASTER PRINTER BOHUSLAV HORAK died in Paris, France on Jan. 3, 2004 at the
age of 89 years. He was born in Prague, Czech. on Jan. 23, 1914. Mr. Horak
was educated in Prague and at Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He operated his
own lithographic workshop for 11 years before coming to the US in 1963. Mr.
Horak was proud to become an American Citizen. After serving as Master
Printer and Technical Director at Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Los
Angeles, CA he moved to Houston, TX in 1966. At the Art Department of the
University of Houston Central Campus he was an Associate Professor and set
up their lithography workshop. Mr. Horak taught at the university until his
retirement. Lithography was Mr. Horak's life and love. A Celebration of Mr.
Horak's life will be scheduled. All interested send your name and address to
C. Mount Dubroc: 5242 Wigton Drive; Houston, TX 77096. Or e-mail to
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