A former art director of promotion and public affairs at Newsday, Long Island's major newspaper, Robert has been a freelance illustrator and art director for such magazines as Jazz, UUWorld, Dissent and Parents.
He is currently painting full time, primarily in oils. Many of his subjects are scenes from the beaches and harbors of his native Long Island.
He is a member of the Art League of Long Island and is part of a group exhibit at the League with other alla prima painters.
Robert lives with his wife Leslie in Northport, NY.