Robert George Photographer

Robert George Studio

2915 Sutton Boulevard

Saint Louis, MO 63143

robertgeorgestudio@mac.com

robertgeorgephotographs.com

Recent Highlights

2021 Foley Gallery, The Print Swap, August, New York, NY

2021 The Pictorialist Magazine, Photo Challenge favorites, Funfairs

2021 Foley Gallery, Ex Lab Show, July 8-29, New York, NY

2021 Midwest Center Photography, International Exhibition, Bloom

2021 Robert George Unplugged, Intl Photography Hall of Fame

2021 Midwest Center for Photography, Juried Exhibition, Wichita KS

2021 Lensculture, Portrait Awards, Editor’s Picks

2020 “a-non-y-mous” book publication, Archer Gallery Press

2020 Midwest Center for Photography, Nostalgia, Wichita KS

2020 Praxis Gallery, May 22-June 13, The Portrait, Minneapolis MN

2019 Camera USA 2019, Naples Art Foundation, Naples FL

2019 Shaw Nature Reserve, Portrait Workshop Instructor

2018 Photo Midwest, 10thBiennial, Overture Center, Madison WI

2018 Ode to Summer, Let Them Eat Art Festival, solo exhibition, St Louis, MO

2018 Legends & Icons, Harry Benson, International Photography Hall of Fame lecture

2018 Lindenwood Review, cover and feature photographs

2017 International Photography Hall of Fame, Photographing People Workshop

2017 Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA, Juried Competition, Philip Brookman juror

2016 People Magazine, Stars Take Sundance, with Kristen Stewart

2015 Portrait sessions with Cindy Crawford, Margo Robbie, Brie Larson & Misty Copeland

2013 Four Walls Catalog Retrospective Publication, Archer Press

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Ode to Summer, Archer Gallery, Maplewood, MO

2012 Optimal Range, Temporary Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2006 Portraits, Archer Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2003 Four Walls, State Farm World Headquarters, Bloomington, IL

2002 55 Photographs, Mad Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2002 B&W Photographs, Rebecca Boillat Gallery, St. Louis Design Studio

2001 90 Photographs, Merwin Gallery, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

2000 Photographs of Italy, Lorenzo’s Trattoria, St. Louis, MO

1998 Black & White, Media Club, St. Louis, MO

1997 Revelers, Daggett Street Studio

Group Exhibitions

2021 Foley Gallery, New York, Ex Lab

2021 Midwest Center for Photography, International Exhibition, Bloom, June 25-July 10

2021 Midwest Center for Photography, Juried Exhibition, Feb 1-March 26

2020 Midwest Center for Photography, Nostalgia, Oct 30-Nov 16, Wichita KS

2020 Praxis Gallery, The Portrait, Minneapolis, MN, Carl Cory Juror, May 22-June 15

2019 BNW Spotlight, Vivo in Blanco e Nero, May-June

2019 Camera USA 2019, Naples Art Foundation

2018 Photo Midwest, Madison, WI

2017 Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA. Philip Brookman juror

2017 Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY, Art Through The Lens, Eliot Dudik juror

2016 Maplewood Studio Tour & Exhibition, St Louis Design Week

2014 St Louis at 250, Sheldon Art Galleries

2011 Plaza Frontenac, Winter Show, St. Louis, MO

2011 Maplewood Arts Walk, Revelers

2010 Maplewood Arts Festival, Let Them Eat Art, Images of Morocco

2009 Maplewood Arts Festival, Harp Attack, B&W Photographs

2006 Illinois Wesleyan University, President’s Gallery, Bloomington, IL

2004 B/W, Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, CA

2003 Archer Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2002 Kennedy Boesky Photographs, New York, NY

2000 Forest Park Gallery, St. Louis, faculty show

1999 Forest Park Gallery, St. Louis Community College

1999 St. Louis Artist’s Guild

1998 Neiman Marcus Galleries, St Louis, MO

1997 Festival at the Lake, Oakland, CA

1996 St. Louis Artist’s Guild

1996 Neiman Marcus Galleries

1994 Daggett Street Studio, St. Louis, MO

1994 International Institute of St. Louis, Hidden Within The Melting Pot

1991 Martin Schweig Gallery, Poems of Paris, St. Louis, MO

1987 Design Center, St. Louis 13 Show

1987 Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport ME

Collections

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

World Chess Museum, St. Louis, MO

Ritz Carleton, St. Louis, MO

Saint Louis Club, MO

Fontbonne College, St. Louis, MO

Trumpette, Sacramento, CA

The Temp, Sacramento, CA

Neiman Marcus Galleries, St Louis, MO

Southern Illinois Healthcare Foundation

Susan Spiritus Gallery Collection, CA

CIP Real Estate, Irving, CA

Maritz Corporation, St. Louis, MO

Saks Fifth Avenue, MO

Yale University

Midwest Center for Photography

Private Collections

Assignments

2020 Sundance Film Festival, Park City UT

2019 Toronto International Film Festival

2019 Winter Classic NHL

2018 PGA Championship, St. Louis, MO, Zuma Press

2019 Iowa State Fair, Des Moines, IA

2014-2018 County Music Awards Festival, Nashville, TN

2014-2018 Comic Con, St. Louis, MO

World Series MLB

Village of Uzes, Provence, France

Fleur de Lis Charity Foundation

Obama Presidential Campaign

Pasturelands, Bowie, TX

Ritz Carleton, Amelia Island, FL

Pebble Beach Club, Carmel, CA

Roxborough Castle, Highlands, Scotland

Audubon Society

Town & Style Magazine

Eastman Kodak

Humane Society of Missouri

Burlington Northern Railroad

American Academy Arts & Sciences

Playboy Magazine, Where Magazine

IBM, Sears, McGraw Hill

Century Council, Los Angeles

 

Awards and Honors

2021 Midwest Center Photography, Honorable Mention, Juried Exhibition

2021 Lensculture, Portrait Awards, Editor’s Picks

2019 Induction Committee, International Photography Hall of Fame

2014 St Louis at 250, Sheldon Art Galleries, Finalist

2012 Missourians You Should Know, Ingram’s Magazine, Kansas City, MO

2012 St Louis Award, Portrait Photography

2011 St. Louis Wedding Awards, Hall of Fame

2005 Merit Award, B&W Magazine

St. Louis Artist’s Guild Honorable Mention

Cassie Gebhardt Brown Memorial Prize for Photography

Publications, Reviews and Interviews

2020 “a-non-y-mous,” Archer Gallery Press (monograph)

2018 Lindenwood Review, feature photographs and cover

2016 People Magazine, Stars Take Sundance, February 8, page 12

2016 Star Magazine, Sundance Seen and Heard, February 15, page 17

2016 The Hollywood Reporter, About Town, February 5, page 28

2016 NY Daily News, January; UK Daily News, January 26, “Certain Women” premiere

2016 Harper’s Bazaar UK; E! News, “Kristen Stewart’s Rare Smile”

2016 Best Bridal Magazine, cover story

2014 St. Louis Bride Magazine, fine art photographs

2013 Town & Style Magazine, society photographs

2012 Ingram’s Magazine, profile

2012 St. Louis Bride Magazine, Fall/Winter, fine art photographs

2012 Optimal Range, Exhibition Catalogue, Archer Gallery Press

2012 Lincoln’s Forgotten Friend, R. S. Eckley, SIU Press; book, photographer, editor

2012 Sixteen Sixteen, Sacramento, CA, gallery magazine

2012 The Patch, Maplewood-Brentwood, profile by Doug Miner

2011 St. Louis Bride Magazine, Spring/Summer, cover, B&W fashion photographs

2011 Four Walls, Exhibition Catalogue, Archer Gallery Press

2010 The Art of Celebration, Chicago & the Greater Midwest, Panache, book

2008 Inside Weddings, feature photographs & story

2007 Focus Magazine, B&W photographs

2006 Where Magazine, St. Louis, MO, profile

2006 Seasons Magazine, contributing photographer

2004 KWMU Interview, Why B&W Photography

2003 Town & Country, society photographs

2003 St Louis Bride Magazine, B&W fashion photographs, cover story

2002 B&W Magazine, profile by Richard Pitnick

2002 Maisonneuve, Montreal, Canada, arts magazine

2001 Elegant Bride, The Road Less Travelled, feature photographs, magazine

2001 Traveling Photographer Returns, The Argus, Illinois Wesleyan University

2001 St Louis Post Dispatch, Critic’s Picks, Jeff Daniel

2001 Coffee Talk with Arina Lanis, Chicago interview

2000 New York Times, society photographs

2000 Rangefinder, Scotland Fling, article & feature photographs

2000 New York Times, society photographs
2000 Rangefinder, Scotland Fling, article & feature photographs

1998 St Louis Bride Magazine, feature, Veiled Light, BW fashion photographs

1989 Images of St. Louis, University of Missouri Press, book

1985 Webster Review, cover

Additional Publications

Chicago Tribune

St. Louis Post Dispatch

Ladue News

St Louis Jewish Light

The Workbook, Los Angeles

Other People’s Troubles, University of Chicago Press

Catering St. Louis, Hawthorne Publishing

The Little Book, Neiman Marcus

B&W Magazine

Southern Living

Where Magazine St Louis

United Van Lines, AP Green, Maryville University, Deaconess Health System

Washington University

Parent’s Magazine

Bride Magazine

Modern Bride

Lectures & Teaching

International Photography Hall of Fame, Robert George Unplugged, March, 2021

International Photography Hall Fame, 3-part workshop series, Sept-Nov 2020;

“The Art of Photography”

International Photography Hall of Fame, guest webinar, 2020

International Photography Hall of Fame, guest lectures, 2017-2019

Shaw Nature Reserve at Gray Summit, workshops, 2015-2019

University of Missouri, St. Louis, MO, photography lectures, 2015

Webster University

Missouri Botanical Gardens

St. Charles County Photography Series, MO, lectures

Washington University, lectures

St. Louis Community College Forest Park, adjunct faculty

Illinois Wesleyan University, lecture & interview, Bloomington, IL

Luther Oaks Center

Borders Books

Personal

Born: Lawrence, Kansas, 1951

Hometown: Bloomington, Illinois

Education

Lawrence University, Appleton, WI, Bachelor’s Degree, English Literature, 1973

Washington University, St. Louis, MO, Master’s Degree, Business, 1979

Post Graduate Studies at Washington University with Stanley Elkin, Charles Newman, Howard Nemerov, William Gass & Robert Earleywine, 1981

Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport, Maine

Photography Studies with Jay Maisel, Cole Weston & Victor Skrebneski

Professional Photographers America Winona School of Photography, Chicago, ILMore to come…