What's it like for you to be an American? Fearless Girl Parade Unrest: The Confederate Monument Controversy The Lesbian Portraits Dogs Among Us Nicaragua A Fleeting Intimacy: Tintype Portraits No Difference Between Them Europe Budapest Istanbul Kuna of Panama Omeggid of Panama Twenty Years Apart New York Diptychs I New York Diptychs II New York, New York Portraits Age Transgender Israelis 100 Portraits

Robert Kalman

New York City 1949

Lives in Brewster, NY

Member SoHo Photo Gallery, NYC

Work available through Artsy



  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, In Tompkins Square: A Fleeting Intimacy


  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, Photography After Stonewall, "Who Gave Us the Right?"


  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, solo exhibit, Parade Unrest: The Confederate Monument Controversy 
  • Echo in Johnson City, Johnson City, TX, juried exhibit, The Breast Show
  • South x Southeast, Molena, GA, juried exhibit, Southern Landscapes
  • Site:Brooklyn Gallery, juried exhibit, Contemporary Photography: 2008-2018
  • MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN, juried exhibit, Eyes of a Stranger: Street Portraits
  • Site:Brooklyn Gallery, juried exhibit, Faces
  • PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT, juried exhibit, Celebrating Women
  • Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece, juried exhibit, Portraits
  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, I'm Not A Woman and I'm Not a Man. I Am Simply Myself


  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, The Nicaraguans: A Timeless Passage
  • Adriance Memorial Library, Poughkeepsie, Before Your Elders You Must Stand
  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, No Difference Between Them


  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, I Am Here: The Lesbian Portraits
  • Stonewall Museum, Ft. Lauderdale, I Am Here: The Lesbian Portraits
  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, Dogs Among Us
  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, Before Your Elders You Must Stand


  • Bradley University, Peoria, IL, Gendered Perspectives: An Investigation into Contemporary Identities, juried show
  • Don't Take Pictures, Photo of the Day, October 8, 2015
  • Streit House Space, Only Human, on-line exhibit
  • Still River Editions Gallery, Danbury, CT, NY Diptychs I & II solo show
  • Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY Photowork ‘15, juried exhibition
  • Visions #3 – Backstage, on-line exhibit
  • Soho Photo Gallery, NYC, Winner, International Portfolio Competition, New York Diptychs I & II
  • ONWARD, Compé 2015, Philadelphia, Finalist, juried exhibition
  • Black Box Gallery, Portland OR, Honorable Mention, juried on-line exhibition
  • NY Center for Photographic Art, Finalist, Portraits 2014
  • The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins CO, Finalist, juried exhibition, Portraits 2015



  • Peoria Art Guild, Finalist, juried exhibition, Nude Attitude
  • ONWARD, Compé 2014, Philadelphia, Finalist, juried exhibition
  • NY Center for Photographic Art, Finalist, juried exhibition, Same But Different
  • Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Finalist, Contemporary Photo Exhibit
  • Exploratorium Museum, San Francisco, Group Exhibit, What is Romantic Love?



  • University of Pennsylvania, Mixed Messages, solo exhibition of mixed-race couples
  • The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins CO, Finalist, Portfolio Showcase
  • Family Eldercare, Austin TX, Finalist, juried exhibition, The Changing Face of Central Texas



  • Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson NY, Finalist, PortfolioX2


Selected Publications



  • Politico Magazine, The Last Test: America Is Finally Embracing Mixed-Race Marriage



  • F-Stop Magazine, Latin American Issue. Series of portraits of Nicaraguan villagers taken twenty years apart.



  • Unlimited Grain, Photographic Book Showcase


1986 – 1997

  • Dutchess Magazine, Orange Magazine, Ulster Magazine Hudson Valley NY. Freelance contributor




All images © Robert Kalman. All rights reserved.