Robert J. O'Brien is active/lives in Vermont. Robert OBrien is known for still life, landscape.
Watercolorist Robert J. O'Brien, born in Rochester, New York in 1954, moved to Vermont in 1977 where he has explored a variety of subjects dominated by the old, the derelict, the buildings and objects worn out by life and the passage of time. He currently (2003) lives in Weatherford, Vermont.
O'Brien was using watercolor as a medium as early as high school in Rochester. He later attended Fredonia State College in New York, receiving a B.A. degree from the State University of New York, Buffalo in 1977. But his degree was in geography and map-making, not art. He had jobs as a map-maker and contractor in Vermont, before slowly evolving into an artist who, like most, must work other jobs to support themselves and their families. He since ... Displaying 750 of 2106 characters.