Robert M. Sandford

Robert M. Sandford is an oil painter from Lexington, Kentucky, who specializes in Plein Air landscape, painting on-location. Since his graduation from Eastern Kentucky University he has participated in many local, regional and national exhibits. His mission to travel and paint the landscapes of the world has taken him throughout the US and Europe.


Most of the time you’ll find him painting the lakes, trees and hills of the Bluegrass area of Kentucky. However several times a year he needs to see the ocean and paint the beaches, marshes and boats of the southern coast.


Sandford’s training has included studying with some of the most successful landscape painters in the country, including Bill Fletcher, Scott Christensen, Kenn Backhaus, Dee Beard Dean, Chris Groves, Lori Putnam, Roger Dale Brown and Quang Ho. Sandford has a studio in The Square in Lexington and is represented by several galleries Throughout the country.