Robert J. Cyr Jr.
, was born in Ipswich, MA. on June 10th, 1958.

He grew up in Danvers, Massachusetts. A self taught artist, he painted all through his high school years. After graduating in 1976 Robert did not paint again until 2004.

Robert now resides in North Reading MA. with his wife Donna and son Sean. He works full time as an electronic technician. Other interests include photography, fishing, wildlife and boating. He spends weekends on his houseboat on Plum Island Sound.

Painting is a renewed passion and Robert paints for 3-4 hours a night working with Acrylics on Masonite board.

He is a member of the North Shore Art Association, Reading Art Association, and the Lynnfield Art Guild.

Awards include:

Reading Art Association: Peoples choice 2005 spring show
Reading Art Association: 3rd place 2006 spring show
Lynnfield Art Guild: 2nd place 2006 spring show
Wilmington Council of Arts: Merit award 2005
Wildlife Artisan Show: 2nd place 2005 and 2 honorable mentions
Reading Art Asociation 2006 Fall Show: Peoples' Choice
Reading Art Association 2006 Fall Show: 2nd place