His work is in the permanent collections of The Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Albuquerque, NM, The Sangre de Cristo Center for the Arts, Pueblo, CO, The Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, NM, The Billy Graham Museum of Art, Wheaton, IL, The Benedictine Museum of Art, Lyle, IL, and The Museum of the ArchDiocese of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM.
Born in Pueblo, Colo., Bob has a BA in Mathematics and Philosophy earned while a Benedictine monk, an MA in Art from the University of Northern Colorado, and a Doctorate in Art Education from Arizona State University. He has been a professor at the University of Northern Colorado, The Ohio State University, University of Arizona, and Boston University (where he was Director of the Program in Artisanry). He has been president of the San Antonio Art Institute and the Museum of New Mexico Foundation, and a Realtor since 1992. In 2009 he was named a Master of the Southwest by Phoenix Home & Garden magazine.