Life on Canvas

Sun, July 5, 2015

Exhibition Open- Solo Exhibition by Bob Maurer - Military Veteran (1948-1952) and Lifelong Artist.
Bob received formal art training at Cooper Union and the
School of Visual Arts in N.Y. While there, he met Lydia and
married her 3 weeks later. In 1959, they moved to Denver,
Colorado. While in Denver, Bob worked as the art director for
ABC TV. He later opened Studio 10, a graphic design
company that counted Pepsi among its clients. Bob was also
graphic designer for the National Center of Atmospheric
Research. In 1972, they moved to Lake City, Colorado. They
bought a 100-year old cabin and built an art gallery. After 9
years they moved to Grand Junction and opened an art school
and gallery and later moved to San Angelo, TX teaching
classes on the local public television station. In 1990, they
moved to Gunnison, Colorado and opened a studio/gallery. In
January 2007 Bob said goodbye to his wife partner when she
passed away. Her memory and life continue to inspire and
inform his work. He has shown work in the Denver Art
Museum, the Smithsonian, and in private and corporate collections throughout the United States and abroad.