Robert Gerdes has exhibited his art work at Art-In-Park, Coronado for over ten years. The artist is noted for his scenes of Coronado, La Jolla and the mountain and desert areas near San Diego.
A Los Angeles native, the artist received his training as a scholarship student at the Chouinard Art Institute, Los Angeles. He furthered his studies at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C.
Robert Gerdes is a member of the Southwestern Artists' Association located in the Spanish Village Art Center, Balboa Park. His art work is showcased annually at the Association Gallery in Balboa Park. Among the artist's previous exhibitions are four solo shows in Gallery 21 also in Balboa Park, San Diego.
Paintings by Robert Gerdes are to be found in homes throughout San Diego. Commissions for special work and house portraits are welcomed.
The artist will be present at Spreckels Park, Coronado on the first and third Sunday of each month.