Robert Lemler is a respected
and dedicated artist and teacher educated at Northern Arizona
His award-winning paintings have
been exhibited in fine art galleries throughout the country and
are included in numerous corporate and private collections. Robert's
many honors include Gold Medals at the national exhibitions for
Oil Painters of America and Pastel Society of America. In 1996,
Robert won the prestigious Grumbacher Hall of Fame Award .
More recently, Robert was named
the grand prize winner in the Fifth Annual Ray Mar Art Contest
and has been a three time "best of show" winner of
the Boldbrush Competition. 2
012 was marked by election to
membership in the Northwest Rendezvous Group and in 2014, Robert
was named as a signature member of the Plein Air Painters of
Lemler's work has been exhibited
with distinction at such venues as the Pastel Society of America,
Laguna Plein Air Invitational , Maui Plein Air Invitational,
Maynard Dixon Country Invitational, Coors Western Art Sale and
Exhibit, American Masters Exhibition and at the annual Northwest
Rendezvous Group's show .
For more than two decades he
has taught painting and drawing classes in oil , pastel and charcoal.
"The character of my
work has been forged painting from life. As a painter, I seek
a simplification of the visual characteristics of the motifs
I chose to paint and hope the viewer finds a resonance of truth
and honesty in my interpretation"