Robert Knight, an artist and art professor at Hamilton College, spent the week of May 20–24 working in and among the students and faculty of the Richmond Art Center as a Visiting Artist.
During his week on campus, Mr. Knight, worked in the print studio on an artistic project that combines photography and silk screen printing and he shared his techniques with students in Mark Zunino's Printmaking course.
Mr. Knight's photographic work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. In the United States his work has been shown at the Danforth Museum of Art in Massachusetts, the Jen Bekman Gallery and Light Work in New York, and the LaGrange Museum in Georgia, among others, and has been shown at festivals in Nantes, Le Mans, and Arles, France. Mr. Knight's photographic work is included in the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Mass.; Light Work in Syracuse, N.Y.; Center for Photography in Woodstock, N.Y.; and numerous private collections.
More information about Mr. Knight's art, educational background, and teaching experience, are available on his website. His visit to Loomis Chaffee was made possible with support from Adolf and Virginia Dehn.