William Robert Stanek, Seattle Member Since April 2022 Artist Statement Our main gallery online is at http://360studios.pictorem.com. William Robert Stanek and his wife have earned the titles of 'living legends' and 'national treasures' for their extensive creative contributions to the arts and publishing industries. Stanek, a combat veteran who advocates for veterans and the disabled, has spent over three decades writing nonfiction under his given name and fiction under the pseudonym Robert Stanek. His unwavering support for books and libraries has made him a vocal champion in the literary community.
Renowned for his unparalleled perspectives, masterful use of natural light, and striking portrayal of natural colors, William Robert Stanek is also referred to as the 'Michelangelo of Sunsets.' His work, which spans over 30 years, includes hundreds of breathtaking sunset photographs taken during his many trips to Hawaii and Florida. In addition to his captivating sunset imagery, Stanek's iconic photographs of waterfalls are equally awe-inspiring.
For decades, William and his wife have dedicated their lives to the arts and publishing industries. In 1996, his hometown newspaper, The Olympian, referred to him as 'A Face Behind the Future.' His work has been prominently featured in respected publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Publisher's Weekly, and Parenting Magazine. William and his wife are known as a 'dynamic duo' responsible for creating some of the most iconic works in landscape, architecture, and travel photography.
Widely respected in the arts and literary communities, William and his wife have significantly influenced the way people perceive the world. William, an award-winning writer, photographer, and artist, has become a preeminent force in the arts and literary communities. He is recognized worldwide as a 'living legend' whose distinctive works have spanned over three decades. Indeed, William's unique perspectives, natural colors, and stunning use of natural light make him a 'national treasure.'
'William and his wife are a dynamic duo, not only in publishing, but in the arts as well, together responsible for some of the most iconic works in landscape, architecture and travel photography over the past three decades.' 'Widely respected in the arts and literary communities, William and his wife are forces to be reckoned with. They've changed the way we look at the world.' 'Not only an award-winning writer, but an award-winning photographer and artist William is a preeminent force in the arts and literary communities.' 'A living legend recognized worldwide for his distinctive works that span more than three decades.' 'William, celebrated for his unique perspectives, natural colors and stunning use of natural light, is a national treasure.'
More about 360 Studios: Established in 1992, our family of galleries represented many professional artists and photographers during our decades in operation, principal among these is artist and photographer William Robert Stanek (www.williamrstanek.com) whose work is now featured exclusively in our gallery. COVID devastated the arts and forced us to close all of our physical gallery locations and move online, beginning in Spring 2021. Please support us with your patronage.
Other media quotes about William Robert Stanek and his wife:
"A living legend recognized worldwide for his distinctive works that span more than three decades."
"William's Rare Masters series is the crowning achievement in a long, distinguished career in the arts and publishing."
"William has a presence and a charisma that's inescapable. He's a gentle giant, a warrior poet, and a beautiful person. Someone you feel privileged just to know."
"William and his wife are a dynamic duo, not only in