Vitae

Commercial + Experimental Photography for Advertising, Annual Reports, Corporate Brochures




  (415) 459-2001
 


San Francisco, California



 

Awards | Honors | Representation | Articles | Books | Exhibitions | New Media | Lectures | Degrees

 

Glenn Steiner has specializes in experimental photography using digital and film. Equally facile within his studio or on location, Glenn has successfully completed award-winning projects for advertisements, annual reports, corporate brochures, television, trade ads and magazine reportage. The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artists' Gallery represents Glenn's fine art photography.

 

AWARDS
  • 2004, Honorable Mention, Abstract Expressionist Show, Artisans Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.
  • 1998, Honorable Mention, EMA Awards, Print Campaign-Synopsys, Palo Alto, CA.
  • 1996, Gold, One-Award Show, SDG&E Brochure, San Diego, CA.
  • 1995, Gold, Addy/Bay Area, Best Ad Campaign, Altera, San Francisco, CA.
  • 1993, Gold, One Award Show, Just Write, Advertising, San Diego, CA.
  • 1991, Honorable Mention, Creative Show, Trinity Episcopal Church Brochure, San Diego, CA.
  • 1991, LULU Finalist, IMS Ad ("A Little Behind"), Los Angeles, CA.
  • 1990, Gold, Creative Show, Personal Management Systems brochure, San Diego, CA.
  • 1987, Merit Award, Homburg, First Capital facility brochure, San Diego, CA.
  • 1986, Gold, One Show, "Just Say No!," New York Art Director's Club, N.Y., N.Y.
  • 1985, Honorable Mention, AR-100 Show, Zitel Annual Report, Chicago, IL.
  • 1983, Gold, Gertrude B Murphy Show, San Jose Art Club, San Jose, CA.
  • 1981, Golden Quill, IABC, Transamerica Corp Magazine Cover, San Francisco, CA.

 

HONORS
  • 2015, Keynote Speaker "Syrian Refugees," Keynote Speaker at Rendez-Vous, King City, CA
  • 2010, Juror + Curator, The Art of Seeing, Photography Book, Alcove Press, Berkeley, CA.
  • 2010, Judge: Bay Area Travel Writers, Photography Contest, Books Passage, Corte Madera, CA.
  • 2009, Juror + Curator, The Art of Seeing, Photography Book, Alcove Press, Berkeley, CA.
  • 2008, Judge: Bay Area Travel Writers, Photography Contest, Books Passage, Corte Madera, CA.
  • 2007, Juror + Curator, The Art of Seeing, Photography Book, Alcove Press, Berkeley, CA.
  • 2007, Distinguished Alumni Award 2005-2006, La Jolla Country Day School, La Jolla CA.
  • 1984, Recipient of Eastman Kodak's Epcot Center "Professional Photographers Award," one of fifty in the US.
  • 1984, Recipient of a KING-TV Documentary "How Come" on the Warren Cannery Series, Seattle, WA.
  • 1981, "Best of the Best," Beckett Papers, 1984.
REPRESENTATION
  • Rental Art Gallery, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA. (2000-2002)
  • Freelance Photographer's Guild, Getty Images, Seattle, WA. (1977-2002)
  • Joan Kramer & Associates, New York, NY (1978-1995)

 

SELECTED ARTICLES WRITTEN AND PUBLISHED
  • "Averting Disasters in the Studio," Photo Media Magazine, February 2007
  • "A Photographer for Life, Artist of the Day,"Marin Independent Journal, April 2001.
  • "Kissing Change on the Lips," ASMP/NorCal Newsletter, Winter 2001.
  • "Joys of Location Photography," ASMP/NorCal Newsletter, Fall 2001.
  • "Digging for Stock," ASMP/NorCal Newsletter, Spring 2001.
  • "Archiving Your Work,"ASMP/NorCal Newsletter, March 2001, p 5.
  • "Something Goes Wrong," ASMP/NorCal Newsletter, Sept 2000, p 3.
  • "Cloudy Skies and Rays of Light," ASMP/NorCal Newsletter June 2000
  • "Model Releases, The Key to Your Future,"ASMP/NorCal Newsletter, Jan 2000, p 6.
  • "Seize Control of Your Stock Photography,"ASMP National Newsletter, March 1999, p.8
  • "Future Stock Shock," ASMP Newsletter, Feb 1999, p.8
  • "A Click in Time," The Professional Photographer, Sept 1990, p. 17.
  • "Air Liquide," PhotoDesign, Vol 1, Ed 1, p. 6.
  • "Fate of the Farallons," Adventure Travel, Vol 111 #2, p. 26-30.
  • "A Hot Case of the Blues," The Rangefinder, Sept 1981, p. 8-11.
  • "Nude and the Landscape, A Portfolio," Photographer's Forum, Sept 1981, p. 7-10.
  • "Warren Cannery," NW Soundings, Sept 1981.
  • "Bullfighter," The Professional Photographer, Sept 1982, p. 16.
  • "Amazing Grain, A Documented Debate," Darkroom Photography, Vol 1 #5, p. 30-33.
  • "Handle With Care," Darkroom Photography, Vol 1 #4, p. 28.

 

SELECTED BOOKS
  • American Art Collector West, Alcove Books, 2005
  • American Art Collector, Alcove Books, 2004.
  • Art of Northern California, Alcove Books, 2002.
  • The Voyages of Juan Rodruiquez Cabrillo, Cabrillo Nat?l Monument Foundation, San Diego, 1999.
  • Social Psychology, Wadsworth Publishing, 1980.
 
EXHIBITIONS
  • 2015, "Grottesche," Juried Exhibition, Carmel Valley Arts Gallery, Carmel, CA (Pigment Print)
  • 2014, "CPA Juried Exhibition," Juried Group Exhibition, Center of Photographic Art, Carmel CA (Pigment Print) 
  • 2013, "24:24 Exhibition," Juried Group Exhibition, Academy of Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Silver Gelatin Print)
  • 2012, "Durations," Gallery Route One, Point Reyes, CA. (Pigment Print from Bodie series)
  • 2011, "Small Works," Artworks Gallery, San Rafael, CA. (Pigment Print from Bodie series)
  • 2011, "Asia Observed," Juried Exhibition, Marin Art Council Gallery, San Raael, CA (Pigment Prints) 
  • 2011, CPA Juried Exhibition, Center of Photography Art, Carmel, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2011, Four Greek Windows, Group Exhibition, Maurice de Mue Gallery, San Geronimo, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2011, Nuclear Series, Studio 333 Gallery, Sausalito, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2011, "Go Figure," Juried Exhibition, Marin Art Council Gallery, San Rafael, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2011, Nude and the Landscape, Juried Exhibition, Arata Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2011, "Home: Childhood's End," Juried Exhibition, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2010, "Small Works," Juried Exhibition, Artworks Gallery, San Rafael, CA (Pigment Prints)
  • 2010, Mystic Symbols, Studio 333 Gallery, Sausalito, CA (Pigment Print)
  • 2010, Nude in the Landscape, Studio 333 Gallery, Sausalito, CA (Pigment Print)
  • 2010, Nude, Nude as Sisyphus, Marin Art Council Gallery, San Rafael, CA (Pigment Print)
  • 2009, Nude, Stefani's Toes, Falkirk Juried Show, San Rafael, CA (Toned B & W)
  • 2004, Woolen Mill Window Abstract #1, Artisans' Gallery, Mill Valley, CA (Toned B & W)
  • 2003, Koi #2, Invitational, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA. (Digital Giclee Print)
  • 2001, Hellas Series, Open Studio, Steiner Studios, Fairfax, CA.. (Digital Giclee Prints)
  • 2000, Pastiche, Mill Valley City Hall Gallery, Mill Valley, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1998, Woolen Mill, Woolen Mill Gallery, Salem, OR. (Toned B&W)
  • 1998, Nudes, Texas National Juried Exhibition, Stephen F. Austin State U Gallery, Nacogdoches, TX. (Toned B&W)
  • 1998, Lack of Communication, Arts on Fire, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1998, Nudes, Juried Exhibition, Route One Gallery, Point Reyes, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1997, Hellas, Somar Gallery, San Francisco, CA. (Fuji chrome Color Prints)
  • 1996, New Works, Open Studio, 301 8th Street ste 212 Studio, San Francisco, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1986, Special Effects, Epcot Center, Florida (Ciba)
  • 1984, Men at Work, NGH Gallery, San Francisco, CA. (Ciba)
  • 1984, Warren Cannery, Seattle Space Needle Gallery, Seattle, WA., (Toned B&W)
  • 1981, Halloween in San Francisco, NGH Gallery, San Francisco, CA. (Ciba)
  • 1981, Warren Cannery, NGH Gallery, San Francisco, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1981, Woolen Mill, Cameravision Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1981, Transparency Series, Sutton Loop Gallery, St. Louis, MO. (Toned B&W)
  • 1980, Woolen Mill, NGH Gallery, San Francisco, CA., (Toned B&W)
  • 1980, Dulce et Decorum Est, NGH Gallery, San Francisco, CA. (Ciba)
  • 1980, Mudflat Art, NGH Gallery, San Francisco, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1979, Mudflat Art, Smith Auditorium Gallery, Willamette University, Salem, Or. (Toned B&W)
  • 1976, Nude & the Landscape, Friends of Photography, Carmel, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1976, Nude & the Landscape, Henderson Gallery, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO. (Toned B&W)
  • 1975, Protest Exhibition, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.
  • 1974, Nude & the Landscape, Nikon Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. (Toned B&W)
  • 1974, Nude & the Landscape, Malone Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. (Toned B&W)
  • 1974, Nude & the Landscape, Tokyo School of Design Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. (Toned B&W)
  • 1973, A View of Willamette, Putnam Gallery, Willamette University, Salem, OR. (Toned B&W)

 

NEW MEDIA
  • 2004-2009, Greekislandphotography.com, presenting photography workshops in film and digital in Greece, as well as digital stock photography from more than forty six Greek islands.

 

LECTURES
  • 2015, Greek Island Workshops, "In Search of the Real Greece," Santorini, Greece
  • 2014, Greek Island Workshops, "In Search of the Real Greece," Santorini, Greece
  • 2013, Greek Island Workshops, "In Search of the Real Greece," Santorini, Greece
  • 2012, Greek Island Workshops, "In Search of the Real Greece," Santorini, Greece
  • 2011, Center of Photographic Art, Exposure 2011, Carmel, CA.
  • 2011, Greek island Workshops, "In Search of the Real Greece June," Santorini, Greece
  • 2011, Center of Photographic Art, "PhotoFocus," Carmel, CA
  • 2011, Greek Island Workshops, :In Search of the Real Greece September," Santorini, Greece
  • 2010, Center of Photographic Art, "Exposure: Greece," Carmel, CA
  • 2010, Greek Island Workshops, "In Search of the Real Greece June," Santorini, Greece
  • 2010, Greek Island Workshops, "In Search of the Northeast Aegean," Samos, Greece
  • 2009, Greek Island Workshops, "Sail The Wine Dark Sea," Dodekanese Islands, Greece
  • 2009, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, Summer: In Search of the Real Greece
  • 2009, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA., Beginning Digital Photography
  • 2008, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, Summer: In Search of the Real Greece A + B
  • 2008, Mac World, San Francisco, CA., Digital Photo Clinic
  • 2007, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, Fall: Beg. Digital Photography, In Search of the Real Greece
  • 2007, Cody's Books, Berkeley, CA., Greece, A Love Affair:  lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, Get Lost Books, San Francisco, CA., Digital Photography: lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, June: In Search of the Real Greece
  • 2007, Marin Photo Club, San Rafael, CA., Digital Photography, a Primer in RAW: lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, Santa Clara Camera Club, Santa Clara, CA., Digital Photography, a Primer in RAW: lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, Borders Books, San Diego, CA., Greece, A Love Affair: lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA., Greece, A Love Affair: lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, La Jolla Country Day School, La Jolla, CA., Follow Your Dreams! : lecture and slideshow
  • 2007, Mac World, San Francisco, CA., Digital Photo Clinic ASMP/NorCal
  • 2006, Sierra Club, San Francisco, CA., Greek Isles Less Visited: Lecture and Slide Show
  • 2006, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, Fall: Beg. Digital Photography, In Search of the Real Greece, Sail The Wine Dark Sea
  • 2006, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, Spring: Beg. Digital Photography, In Search of the Real Greece, Sail The Wine Dark Sea
  • 2006, La Jolla Country Day School, La Jolla, CA., Your Future in Photography: Lecture & Slideshow
  • 2006, Get Lost Books, San Francisco, CA., The Unknown Greek Islands: Lecture & Slideshow
  • 2005, World Traveler's Club, Sacramento, CA., Greek Islands, a Land in Change: Lecture & Slideshow
  • 2005, Greek Island Workshops, Santorini, Greece, Beginning Digital Photography and Greek Studies
  • 2005, CCSF, City College of San Francisco , Special Effects Photography with Nadereh Degani
  • 2003, BATW, Bay Area Travel Photographers, New Photo Techniques for Travel Writers
  • 2003, CCSF, City College of San Francisco , Business Practices in Professional Photography with Ken Light
  • 2003, ASMP, American Society of Media Photographers Nor/Cal, Location Photography: Problems and Solutions
  • 2002, UC Berkeley, Kotzamanidou's Modern Consciousness of Greek Cinema, Lighting Techniques in Greek Cinema
  • 2002, ASMP,American Society of Media Photographers Nor/Cal, Best of Both Worlds, Balancing the Personal + Professional
  • 2002, Oakland Museum, Location and Travel Photography, a lecture to Bay Area Travel Writers.
  • 2001, ASMP, American Society of Media Photographers Nor/Cal , Annual Report Photography

EDUCATION
  • BFA Photography (1977), San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California.
  • Brooks Institute of Photography (1971-72), Santa Barbara, California
  • BA English (1974), Willamette University, Salem, Oregon.