Robert Treat is a California painter and photographer whose work is exhibited and collected nationally. Robert’s formal training is in design from the Columbus College of Art and Design and in architecture and printmaking from Miami University in Oxford Ohio. After graduation, his interests expanded into large format photography and film animation. Over the years, he has had the opportunity to study with a variety of creative individuals including Ansel Adams, Paul Caponigro and Chuck Jones. Along with his painting and photography career, he has been involved in the Hollywood animation industry for over 30 years. Robert currently resides in San Diego.