Ron Schaefer

Ron Schaefer was born in 1944 in New York City, and currently resides in the Hudson Valley of New York State.  He studied painting at the Art Students League, Woodstock School of Art, with David Lax, St. Julian Fishburne, and frame making with Robert Kulicke.  He worked for thirty-six years as an Oil Painting Conservator serving museums, galleries, and private collections. Prior to conservation training, Ron worked in the engineering field. 

Utilizing an 1830's one-room schoolhouse as a studio, Ron paints with a propensity for vernacular styles of architecture, industrial landscapes, landscapes and still-lifes.  
Representation has included art galleries in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and New York City.  He has had many gallery shows and two museum exhibitions (Westmoreland Museum of Art , Greensburg , Pa . and the Roberson Museum , Binghamton , NY. )   His work is included in numerous corporate and private collections including United States Steel Corp . , AK Steel Corp. , and Allegheny Gen'l Hospital 




Deleware Barn



Mountain Stream


Analyzing The Sphere


Stone Barn


Mail Pouch Barn


Modena Cider Mill


Old New Ball


Sunset Gardiner


Towards Hudson Highlands


Silk and Pewter


Shawangunk Sunset


Twilight Eve Gardiner



Mark Gruber Gallery

New Paltz Plaza

NNew Paltz, New York