Bob's Artist Biography


B: 1933, Bridgeport, CT

New England Academy of Art Bridgeport 1962 – 1963
University of Bridgeport 1961 – 1962
Paier College of Art 1958 – 1961

Work Experience:
Commercial Artist and Technical Illustrator
Staff Artist Famous Artists School
Technical Illustrator, Motorola Corporation
Technical Illustrator, Cushing & Neville
Staff Artist Caldor, Inc.

Selected Collections:
Eastern Drillers & Manufacturing, Lancaster, PA
American Insurance Agency, Mesa, AZ
First Interstate Bank, Phoenix, AZ
Superstition Mountain Historical Museum, Apache Jct., AZ
Pinal County Historical Museum, Florence, AZ
Little Gallery, Douglas, AZ.

Selected Honors & Awards:
Member of the International Guild of Realism

Governor's Award South Mountain Festival of Arts
Award of Excellence Apache Junction Arts Council
Purchase Award 1st Interstate Bank

Selected Exhibitions:
2007 Toys, Arizona Museum for Youth, Mesa, AZ
2006 Best of Realism Exhibit, Manitou Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2006 Best of Realism Exhibit, Winstanley-Roark Fine Arts, Dennis, MA
2005 International Guild of Realism Exhibit, Pan American Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
2004 Flights of Fancy Exhibit, Sky Harbor International Airport, Phoenix, AZ
2004 BowWow! Dogs in Art, Arizona Museum for Youth, Mesa, AZ
2002 Realism IV, Period Gallery, Omaha, NE
2002 Superior Mountain Festival of Arts, Superior, AZ
1999 - 2000 Arizona Museum for Youth, Mesa, AZ
1997 Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
1997 Coming Home - Galeria Mesa, Mesa, AZ
1995 Reality Check - GaIeria Mesa, Mesa, AZ
1996 - 2000 Arizona Commission of the Arts Reality Check Traveling Exhibit
1986 - 1991 Casa Grande National Monument Museum, Florence, AZ
1989 Blumenfeld Gallery, Abbotts Square, Philadelphia, PA
1988 Prudential Corporation Exhibition – Gateway Corporate Center, Newark, NJ

The Independent Newspapers, March 6, 2001
"Lost Dutchman Days - A Mecca of Fine Art"

The Arizona Republic, The Scene, October 19, 1999
"Oil and Water Mix in Youth Art Show" by Barbara Yost (color lllus. "That's a Lot of Bull!")

Apache Junction News, April 21, 1998
"Artist Supports Local Conservation Efforts" by Kirsten Thomsen (illus. of “Mickey Finn")

New American Paintings, 1998
Open Studios Press

Apache Junction News, December 9, 1997
"Artist Captures Past, Waits for Future" by Cindy Tracy (illus. Of "A Good Cup of Cocoa")

The Arizona Republic, The Scene, Nov. 9, 1997
"To Trick the Eye" by Alan Levine (color illus. of ' 'Just Clownin' Around")

Artists of Arizona
1995 and 1990

Giclee Prints on Somerset Velvet are now available for selected work of sold original artwork.

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