About the Artist :: Roberta Goschke

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Roberta Goschke was born in 1954 in New Castle, PA and currently resides in Waldoboro, Maine, where she draws, paints landscapes and still life.

Roberta Goschke studied life drawing and oil painting at the Art League School, Alexandria, VA.
She also became devoted to participating in many figure drawing groups in the Washington D.C. and Northern Virginia area including the Corcoran School of Art, and George Washington University. Her pastel drawings, depicting the Army’s involvement in Panama, are included in
the collection of the U.S. Army Center for Military History in Washington D.C. Before coming to Maine, she was a member of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters and the Art League in Alexandria, Virginia.

Roberta hosts a small group of artists weekly at her studio for a life drawing class.

EDUCATION

• The Art League- Alexandria, VA (1989-2000): Figure, Portrait, Landscape Painting,
Drawing; Studied with Rick Weaver, Lisa Semerad, Avis Flemming and Robert Liberace
• Corcoran School of Art (1989) – Drawing Classes; Studied with William Christenberry

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

• River Arts- Damariscotta, ME (present) – Life Drawing Group, Monitor
• Roberta Goschke Gallery & Studio (2000 – present)- Life Drawing Group, Monitor
• University of Southern Maine (2007) – “The Figure Revealed III”, Juror
• Round Top Center For The Arts (2004)- Figure Drawing, A Gestural Approach, Instructor
• Round Top Center For The Arts (2003)- Introduction to Drawing, Instructor

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

• University of Southern Maine (2007)- “Figure Revealed”
• Maryland Federation of Art (2007) – “Art On Paper”, National Juried Exhibition- Annapolis, MD
• University of Southern Maine (2005)- “Figure Revealed”
• Gallery International Figurative Competition (2005)- Baltimore, MD
• Center For Contemporary Art- Rockport, ME (2003)- “Figure Revealed”
• Art League Gallery Juried Member Shows- Alexandria, VA (1996 – 2000)