Woodstock Graphics Studio is a small, highly specialized facility owned by photographer and graphic artist Richard Edelman. WGS is located in the Hudson Valley community of Saugerties, NY. Mr. Edelman combines a lifetime of working in the darkroom with an intimate knowledge of digital processes. Woodstock Graphics Studio specializes in providing digital services for artists, photographers and designers. These services include: retouching, scanning, archival printing and visual effects.
Richard Edelman is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology, with a graduate degree from Pratt Institute. His photographs are in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC), Canadian Centre for Architecture (Montreal), Brooklyn Museum (NY), Polaroid International Collection (Offenbach), Bibliothèque Nationale (Paris) and Everson Museum of Art (Syracuse, NY) He was a member of the faculty at the New School and has also taught photography at the School of Visual Arts and International Center for Photography, all in New York City.
His art was the dominant set piece for the San Francisco Opera and the Lyric Opera House (Chicago), productions of "Werther" (in collaboration with Gay Leonhardt). He has received fellowships from the New York Creative Artists Public Service Program and on two occastions from the Center for Photography at Woodstock.