Robert Steiner is a graduate of the painting program at the Rhode Island School of Design. He also received an MA in printmaking from San Francisco State University. He taught for many years at San Francisco City College, College of Marin, Academy of Art University and other colleges. Mr. Steiner received the Childe Hassam purchase award from The American Academy of Arts and Letters. He has been awarded two commendations for his art work from the California State Senate and has won numerous other purchase prizes and awards. Many newspapers, magazines and books including the New York Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, U.S. Art, Wildlife Art and Prints have written about his work and he has appeared on television. Mr. Steiner has won two Federal Duck Stamp art competitions and eighty two state duck stamp art contests including the 1985 Michigan Duck Stamp art competition. In conjunction with his waterfowl paintings, his work has raised over three million dollars for wetlands conservation. His artwork is in the collection of the Smithsonian Institution, Duke University Art Museum, the Peabody Museum, the California State Museum and other public collections. Additionally, his work is in thousands of private collections.
Robert's ArtPrize Entries
These are Robert's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Robert's Past Work
These are images of past work that Robert has done.