Robert Cattan, White Plains Member Since March 2007 Artist Statement Robert Cattan a New York based Photographer and Artist was born in Montevideo, Uruguay and came to the United States as a young man. He grabbed a camera at an early age and has been making art ever since. Robert has explored a variety of photographic avenues. Owning a studio in the 1980's and 1990's, he created optical effects for audio-visual presentations and has created photo illustrations for various magazines and book publishers. Over the course of his career, Robert became a fine art printer and artist using his knowledge of photography to print exhibits for top photojournalists. Additionally, Robert is represented by Getty Images with photographs licensed world-wide. Most recently, he Is exploring Mixed Media and has created the collection, 'Numbers and Letters' using stencils in combination with remnants of past artwork. Robert adds painting and pencil work to create layers and dimension to the final piece. The artwork is then digitized to create prints. Robert's passion is to create images.