Robert Ziebell is a lens-based artist and is dedicated to bridging still and motion imagery together to create new visual languages. Working from an artist's perspective in media for over 30 years, Ziebell's work has been shown and supported by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, The Film Center at the Art Institute in Chicago, the Wexner Center in Columbus, Ohio, the The Andy Warhol Foundation, Austin Film Society's Independent Feature Fund, and the Athens, Ohio, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Florence, Italy Film Festivals. He has been featured in various arts publications including Art-In-America, Art Lies, Grand Street magazine, and Adbuster's in Canada. Ziebell was also a freelance photo-journalist specializing in photo based stories for a variety of publications in the United States for over 20 years.
He currently has released an artist's drawing app based on the surrealist game Exquisite Corpse as well as a film/video distribution app for the Apple iPad. Two of his early films, "Smile & Relax" and "This State I'm In" can be found on the iTunes store.
Ziebell currently splits his time between two distinct locations in the United States: South Texas and in Michigan's upper peninsula.