Stefan Tur started doing real artwork early in childhood (9-10 years of age) influenced and encouraged by schoolmaster Schmith. Learned photo-techniques from old books in grade school and actually taught photography while in High School. Attended Art Student League (NYC) for Illustration. Received a Liberal arts degree from (NYC college, Queens College, NYU ). Apprenticed with major photo studios in NYC for 7 years and studied printmaking at School of Visual Arts (NYC).
Stefan Tur operated a design/photo studio in Gramercy Park for over 15 years the moved to a new location in the Delaware region the to the Hudson Valley region where he build a large studio to create new art in multi-media.
I work with mixed media, I photograph and render via traditional chemical solutions or digital. I paint with oil, acrylic on canvas, plastics or metals. I sculpt in steel and stone. I love all medias.
b. 1946, Nebing, France
Lives and works in Kerhonkson, New York