Robert Roesch - USA
Robert Roesch was born in New York State, lives in Philadelphia Pa, and works in a studio in the New Jersey Pinelands. He is one of the 8 members of the Philadelphia Art and Architecture Commission. Roesch and his partner, Suzanne Horvitz, were Cultural Advisors to The US Embassies in Azerbaijan, Egypt, Syria, Argentina, Ecuador, and Myanmar. He is Chair of Sculpture at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, is in numerous museum collections and has been in solo exhibitions internationally. Roesch has received over 15 grants including three Fulbright Specialist Awards. Horvitz and Roesch exhibited in and curated the US pavilion of the 2009 Baku Biennial and the 2009 Artist Book Exhibition in Bibliotheca Alexan-drina. His 25 large public sculptures includes the Gateway to Wichita KS, the entrance to Texas A & M, 3 large public artworks in China – to the creation of 3D prints, sculpture and artists’ books.