Andy Romanoff

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Quick Facts
Lives in
Los Angeles
Works in
Los Angeles

CV for Andy Romanoff

Education/Artist Training

Andy was thrown out of five high schools and never graduated.  He is completely self-taught.

In lieu of academic training he has spent over fifty years in the imaging world working as a cinematographer, specialist camera operator, director, still photographer, inventor, business owner and corporate executive.  He has been called “a master photographer by Gizmondo;

Grants and Awards

2010 Kodak Award for Mentoring Young Cinematographers in the Art and Craft of Cinematography

2008 Society of Operating Cameramen, Distinguished Service Award

Solo Exhibitions

9/2012, Nicholas Ray at the Chateau Marmont at The Prospectus

November 2013, Seeing the PDC, images made during a residency at the Pacific Design Center

Group Exhibitions

5/2013 From the Desert at Hudson|Linc

1/2012 Harris and Ruble – group show

2012 Irvine Art Center group show

2011-12 Art Division group shows

The Duncan Project

A series of photographs of Los Angeles locations meant to bring back memories of time spent here.

Selected Collections

John Cale, composer, musician, artist

Dan McCleary, painter

Rabbi John Rosove

Larry Janss, gallery owner and photographer

Michael and Cliff  Perches, collectors

John Matkowsky, gallery owner


Artist Residency

Seeing the PDC - Seeing the PDC is a yearlong study of the Pacific Design Center granted through designLAb.  Andy spent most of a year photographing the buildings, the spaces inside and the people and events.  The project was seen as a continuous work in progress show and culminated in a major show of the work near years end.

Art Related Employment

L’Oeil de la Photographie – regular correspondent, photographing and writing about galleries, collections, books and photographers.  The website;

My recent stories on the website;

BCBG, regular contributor to the BCBG BonChic website.  Recent commissions include photographing artist Margaret Keane, poet Jonathan Maseng and others.

Many years photographing icons of the sixties and seventies including Nicolas Ray, Wavy Gravy, The Hog Farm, festivals, etc.

Professional Memberships

Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Society of Cinematographers

Society of Operating Cameramen


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