Rolph GOBITS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-09-19
Education Bournemouth & Poole Coll of Art (BA), RCA (scholar, MA, Daily Telegraph Magazine Award)
Books & Publications
Recreations photography, reading, chess
Clubs N/A
Style Rolph Gobits, Esq
Career photographer; clients incl: Mercedes Benz, BMW, Audi, Volkswagen, General Motors, IBM, Apple, British Airways, TWA, Hyatt Hotels, American Express, Forte Hotel Group, AT&T, Texaco, Spalding, Bosch, Morgan Grenfell Merchant Bank, Natwest, Orient Express, Gucci, IPC Publications, French Tourist Office, Jersey Tourist Office, Scottish Tourist Office, Marconi, Granada, Red Cross, Hewlett Packard, Compaq, Mobil Oil, US Postal Services, Br Tourist Office, BT, Chrysler Corp, United Technologies in USA, Credit Suisse Gp, Royal Mail, Sotheby's, Chrystal Cruises, Guardian Newspapers, Air Canada; dir lensmodern.com (gallery and picture library); exhbn: The Travelling Entertainers 2007, Naarden Festival Holland 2007; 3 private exhbns Moscow 2009-10, 2 one-man shows in Moscow galleries 2009, 2 one-man shows in Vladivostok galleries 2010, show in Life The Gallery Farnham, private exhbn at the Arka Gallery Vladivostok Russia 2013; masterclasses in Moscow and Vladivostok; 1 of 7 dirs of an internet-based photographic gallery and library called Lensmodern which represented over 200 award-winning photographers from all over the world; commissioned to set up Dept of Photography in Faculty of Art, Culture in Sport Far Eastern Federal Univ Russia 2013; visiting prof Graphic Design Dept Far Eastern Federal Univ 2013-14; vice-chm Assoc of Photographers; Awards Arts Council Bursary 1974; D&AD: Silver Award for most oustanding advertising colour photograph 1979, special mention for consumer campaign 1981, Silver Award (Netherlands club) for most outstanding advertising colour photograph 1984, Silver Award for most outstanding consumer campaign 1984, Silver Award (France club) for VW campaign 1992; Campaign Press Advertising: Silver Award for best use of colour 1983, Silver Award for best media advertisement 1983, Silver Award for best travel advertisement 1985, Silver and Bronze Awards for best business advertisement 1986; Advertising Festival Gold Award for best advertisement in Europe Cannes 1992; Assoc of Photographers: Silver Award 1995, Judges Choice 2000 and 2002, Merit Award 2001; The Morton Kirschner Photography Award (Holland): Gold Award 1999, Bronze Award 2000
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