S tephen Blauweiss has been using Photoshop since its inception in 1990. He started as a Photoshop instructor at Pratt Institute in 1992 and has served as principal computer trainer/consultant for art directors and production staff at CBS TV, ShowTime Television Network, and The New York Times, as well as at major magazines and advertising agencies.

Since 2001, he has been a member of the Digital Archive Advisory Board for The New York Public Library.

He has expertise in production and as a trainer in the following computer applications: Photoshop; QuarkXpress; After Effects; Final Cut; DVD Studio Pro; Media 100; Illustrator; and Flash.

Stephen Blauweiss is an independent filmmaker and graphic designer. He is currently executive producer of BigGreenTV: An Environmental News and Video Site and produces short films on Chronogram magazine's cover artists. He has produced two independent features, and has produced and directed numerous documentaries on New York-based artists, including Pop Artist Robert Indiana. His film on artist Joan Steiner and her Look-Alikes screened at Mass MoCA in 2009-10 and at the New York State Museum as part of a solo exhibition of Ms. Steiner's work in 2007-08. Other documentaries of Mr. Blauweiss' have screened in Europe and Canada.

He applies his interest in history to his documentaries, which include: New York City—its culture, history, neighborhoods, architecture and notable citizens, with a particular emphasis on the history of its music, its African-American citizens, and African-American musical forms during the early- to mid-20th century, as well as American pop, blues and jazz of the 20’s-70’s; Surrealism/Dadaism; and Art Nouveau and Art Deco.

A native of New York City, his education includes the High School of Art & Design and Pratt Institute.

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