.. Robert W. Cook an award winning "realist"watercolor artist from Granbury Texas. I'm also enjoying digital photography. I was an architectural illustrator in Dallas for 30 years. I produced over 13,000 paintings as an illustrator in my professional career.My renderings have been shown at the Chicago Art Institute, the Japan Architectural Renderers assoc.,and The US Architectural Perspectivists Society.
A sample of my fine art awards include honors from the National Watercolor Society,NWS, signature status ,national award winner 2013 ( since recinded); the Society of Watercolor Artists,SWA signature status; .Southwestern Watercolor Society, Florida and Louisiana Watercolor Societies. I have juried into the Rio Brazos International Art Exhibition in 2008,2009,and 2010, 2012,and 2013 Best in Show. I won first in the National Audubon Societys Art Show for Landscapes as well as recently ,Best in Show at the Stars Of Texas 2011 and 2012. I'm presently a member of the Lake Granbury Art Association. LGAA spring show 2011 ,and 2012 1st. I live and paint watercolors on Lake Granbury, south of Fort Worth, high on a hill, overlooking the lake.
I presently have my art collected by Texas Instruments, Champlain Oil Co., the National Corvette Museum, the Baptist Convention and the City of Granbury as well as many individuals.
My gallery is Your Private Collection ,on the Square, in Granbury.