Rob Calvert is a visual artist with a background in art, architecture and education. His material is drawn from personal experience from nature, culture and history. The art seeks to match theme and structure with means - painting, sculpture, printmaking and photography.

He lives in Sag Harbor, NY and is married to Mary Woltz, beekeeper and founding owner of Bees' Needs. Outside of the studio he pursues social justices issues as a member of the Sag Harbor Community Housing Trust.  
 
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b. 1957, Lynchburg, Virginia               
Lives and works in Sag Harbor, NY                  
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Education
Washington & Lee University, B.A. Art and History 1979 
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, M. Arch., 1984
Harvard University, GSD professional studies program
 
Fellowship and Residency - Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and Vermont Studio Center
 
Instruction, Studio Critic and other
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Southern Polytechnic State University, Catholic University of America. Arts Panelist – National Endowment for the Arts

Select Exhibitions

2019
Solar Impressions, Southampton Art Center, Southampton, NY
Dan Welden Gallery, FOLD, Sag Harbor, NY 
Temple Adas Israel, WITNESS, Sag Harbor, NY
19th Annual Box Art, East Hampton, NY 
Guild Hall, Members Exhibition, East Hampton, NY 
2018
ag Harbor Whaling Museum, 725 Show, Sag Harbor, NY
Part II An Invitational, Children's Museum of the East End, Bridgehampton, NY
‚Äč51st Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational, Springs, NY
The Birdhouse Exhibit, Bridge Gardens, Bridgehampton, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2017
Ille Arts, Holiday Show, Amagansett, NY 
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2016
George Billis Gallery, Southampton, NY
49th Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational, Springs, NY
ArtSolar, Other Side of Summer, Sag Harbor, NY
2015
48th Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational, Springs, NY
ArtSolar, Sum of the Parts, East Hampton, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2104
Islip Art Museum, Mash Up, Islip, NY
ArtSolar, Sources and Materials, East Hampton, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2013
Silas Marder Gallery, The Big Show 8, Bridgehampton, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2011
Canio's Books, SUMMER, Sag Harbor, NY
44th Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational, Springs, NY
AAEH, 26th Annual Studio Tour, Sag Harbor, NY
The Crazy Monkey Gallery, Amagansett, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2010
The Crazy Monkey Gallery, Amagansett, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2009
42nd Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational, Springs, NY
AAEH, 24th Annual Studio Tour, Sag Harbor, NY
2008
AAEH, Interiors, East Hampton, NY
Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY

Gallery 1, Of Drawing, Charlottesville, VA, 2007 
Bickett Gallery, Love, Raleigh, NC, 2004 
57 N Street, Washington DC, 2001-03 
Pfeiffer University, Recent Works, Misenheimer, NC, 1997
Sawtooth Building Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC, 1996
Henley Southeast Spectrum, Winston-Salem, NC, 1995 
Associated Artist Gallery, Winston-Salem, NC, 1995
Mecklenburg Library, Charlotte, NC, 1994
Christa Faut Gallery, Davidson, NC, 1992

Press
Michelle Trauring, Witness to the Unspeakable, The Sag Harbor Express, 25 April 2019
Esperanza Leon, ArtSolar - Power of Tension/Vimeo, interviews Rob Calvert, 2016 
Lauren Aiken, Staged Art, Hampton Real Estate Show Case, 2015
Stephen Lamia, Mash Up: Collages in Mixed Media, Islip Art Museum, 2014
Pat Rogers, Abstractions for a Summer Day, Hamptons Art Hub, 6 Sept 2011
Annette Hinkle, Artists Opening Doors, The Sag Harbor Express, 3 July 2009