I earned my MFA in painting from University of Illinois 1990. Since then, I have been painting while I serve as a stay-at-home dad. I am interested in the relationship between photographic and hand-painted imagery in the perception of visual information.
"Hi Robert, I just heard about Joe and was thinking of the past. I hope you are well and happy with family and home. Your paintings are beautiful. I still look daily at the painting of the train trestl"
"I've just looked at your website and love your work. I spend a lot of time hiking in the woods of northeastern USA and your paintings seem to be of visual images that have built up in my own memory - "
"Simply beautiful. Like you I enjoy combining photography with other forms of art. I think you did an amazing job here. This captures how gorgeous, huge, and lonely the woods can be when you stand in i"
"As an displaced Ohioan now living in the south, your artwork brings back memories of the amazing colors of fall in Ohio. The second painting in particular really evokes the beauty of the season.