Steve has worked primarily with black and white film. Using his own darkroom, he developed and printed all his own work. With the advancement in digital technology, he now works exclusively with digital formats, and is working to digitize his black and white negatives. Several of the scanned black and white photographs are included on this web site.
His work has been exhibited as part of juried exhibits at:
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center(Dowell, Maryland)
(“Reflection”print won juror’s award for photography)
Art League of Rhode Island (Providence, RhodeIsland)
Berkeley Art Works (Martinsburg, WestVirginia)
Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition(Brooklyn, New York)
Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts (Mystic,Connecticut)
Cooperstown Art Association (Cooperstown, NewYork)
Fusion Arts, on-line (Palm Springs,California)
Henry Hicks Cooperative Gallery (Brooklyn,New York
Kodak (exhibit at Epcot Center, Orlando,Florida)
Monmouth Museum (Lincroft, New Jersey)
Mystic Art Association (Mystic, Connecticut)
Plymouth Center for the Arts (Plymouth,Massachusetts)
Still Point Art Gallery, on-line (Brunswick,Maine)
Swampscott Art Association (Swampscott,Massachusetts)
Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art (Wausau, Wisconsin)
He and his daughter, Maggie, recently held their first joint exhibition. A photograph that he took of a bicycle shop won first prize in a local newspaper competition. The same photo earned a national honorable mention, and hung as part of a Kodak exhibit at Epcot Center. Several of Steve’s railroad photographs have appeared in“Railpace” magazine, a national railroad magazine.
Asked to summarize his style, he stated, “I often pause to see what others may pass by…I try to capture the simple beauty, and at times,the raw emotions, of the scene that has been presented.”
Steve, a resident of Middleton, Massachusetts, is a graduate of Salem State University (Political Science) and Boston University (Urban Affairs). He has worked in municipal management for nearly 40 years, with service as a town administrator and human resources manager. He also served as a part time instructor in municipal management and finance at Boston University, Metropolitan College.