Painter and photographer Rick Lieder’s art has appeared on award-winning novels ranging from mysteries and science fiction, to books based on the X-Files TV series and Newbery Award-winning books for children. His fine art has been exhibited in galleries in the Midwest and Canada, and include painting, photography, and digital art.
His wildlife filmmaking will be part of a PBS NOVA documentary “Creatures of Light”, produced by National Geographic Television, in spring 2016.
His nature picture books are collaborations with award-winning novelist and poet Helen Frost, published by Candlewick Press.
STEP GENTLY OUT, published in 2012, is now in its 8th printing with 30,000 copies. Starred reviews from Kirkus, Booklist and Publisher’s Weekly, along with a museum exhibition at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art.
SWEEP UP THE SUN, Spring 2015, features images of birds in flight, showcases beautiful aerial acrobats as they dive, soar and play tag with the wind. Work from Sweep Up the Sun was featured in June 2015 at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, IN, with an exhibition and book signing.
His next picture book from Candlewick Press, WAKE UP! , will be published March 2017.
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