Bob Levy



Born 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio




            BS in Chemical Engineering – Cornell University

            Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering – Univ. of California, Berkeley

            Photography Courses at Rice School of Continuing Studies - 2006-15

                 - Creating Superior Images with your Digital Camera and Photoshop – Charles Wiese

                 - Advanced Photography Workshop with Peter Brown (numerous times)

                 - Advanced Photography Workshop with Don Eddy

            Photography Course at Leisure Learning Unlimited with Ben DeSoto - 2009

            Course on "Contemplative Photography" at the Jung Center Houston with Tracy Xavia Karner - 2010

            Photography Workshops - 2006-09

                  - Natural Light Portraiture with Delise Ward

                  - Shore Birds with Lazlo Perlaky

                  - Photoshop Seminars by NAPP (three times)



            Teas Nursery Photo Contest – 2007 (Honorable Mention)

            Texas Photographic Society Online Portfolio Competition Winner - Emerging Artist for Sept. 2010



            Photo illustrations of an artist’s creative process – The Mankind Project - Houston Newsletter – 2007 

            Photo illustrating an article, “Destination America” in E – The Environmental Magazine, May/June 2008, Vol. XIX, Number 3, pg 33 

            Book:  “Who Are The Homeless?”  Photographs by Bob Levy, Vignettes by Gretchen Heyer, 80 pages, September 2008 – self-published with Blurb (Blurb Staff Pick) (

            Book: “Staying Engaged – Portraits of Active Senior Citizens” Photographs and text by Bob Levy, 62 pages, November 2012 – self-published with Blurb (    

            Cover photos (3) on "Opening Doors", Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness, published by the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), June 2010 (



            Houston Center for Photography

            Texas Photographic Society



            The Jung Center (Houston) – Student and Member Exhibition, June 2008, June 2009, June 2010, June 2011

            Houston Center for Photography Juried Membership Exhibition, Aug. 2008

            The Women's Institute, Houston - Photos of Hurricane Ike, May - Sept. 2009

            City of Houston Office Lobby at 611 Walker, April - August 2009 - Solo exhibit "Who Are The Homeless?"

            Hungry’s Gallery – Houston, Oct. - Nov. 2009 - Solo exhibit "I Wish I Could Fly"

            Christ Church Cathedral – Houston, Jan. - Feb. 2010 - Solo exhibit "Who Are The Homeless?"

            St. Mark's Episcopal Church - Houston, March - April 2010 - Solo exhibit "Who Are The Homeless?"

            Unitarian Universalist Church - Spokane, WA, May 2010 - Solo exhibit "Who Are The Homeless?"

            City Hall - Houston, June 2010 - Solo exhibit "Who Are The Homeless?"

            Houston Downtown Visitors Center, City Hall, June-Sept.2010 - Jung Center Exhibit - Photo of Japanese Garden

            Bohemeo's Coffee Shop - Houston, March 2012 - 14 images

            Christ Church Cathedral – Houston, Feb. 2014 – Solo exhibit “Staying Engaged – Portraits of Active Senior Citizens”