Sanford Cook has an operational career background in mechanical engineering, strategic marketing, and art. The art sector includes oil and watercolor painting, charcoal, pen & ink, pastels, photography, and sculpture. He has taken art-related courses at various schools and universities. His latest showings have been photographs in color, black & white, and sepia. Sandy is associated with many art organizations and his work has been exhibited in numerous juried art shows, galleries, exhibits, commercial establishments, professional institutions, private art collections, and museums as well as being published in local and national media.
In addition to national and regional exhibits, Sandy’s photographs were recently and or presently exhibited locally at Gaetano’s Restaurant, McKay Studio, Asher Neiman Gallery (included in a slide show), Art Alliance (all in Red Bank), The Guild of Creative Art in Shrewsbury, restaurants and galleries in Westfield, NJ, Monmouth Festival of the Arts, MCAC Art Show at the Monmouth Museum, Brookdale Juried Art Shows, the Twisted Tree Café, ‘Squan Custom Frame Shop, the Turner House Gallery, Ocean Twp, the Belmar Arts Council, and the Shore Institute of Contemporary Arts (SICA). A six-week exhibit, one-man show, of thirty-eight photos was held at the Terner House Gallery in Ocean Twp. In addition photos are being displayed in exhibits and publications in Alaska.