Represented By:

Zolla Lieberman Gallery-Chicago, IL

Hespe Gallery-San Francisco, CA

MAC Fine Art-Fort Lauderdale & Jupiter, FL

Wall Street Fine Art-Jacksonville, FL

Works on Paper at:

The Gallery-Lake Forest, IL

Permanent Museum Collections

Coral Springs Museum of Art- Coral Springs, FL

Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA)-Chicago, IL

St. Thomas University Museum of Art-Sardiñas Gallery-Miami, FL

The Union League Club of Chicago-Chicago, IL

Solo Exhibitions

“Innate Beauty” MAC Fine Art-Jupiter, FL-April 2018

“Lightness of Being” Wall Street Fine Art-Jacksonville, FL-February 2018

“Audela de la Surface” Galeries du Diamant-Paris, France-July-November 2017

“Miroir de Vie” Galerie Agathe de Kergos-Paris, France-May-July 2017

“Everyone and No One” MAC Fine Art-Fort Lauderdale, FL-April-May 2016

“Identity” Zolla/Lieberman Gallery-Chicago, IL-January-February 2016

“Paper Dolls” Works On Paper by René Romero Schuler Co-Curated by Jennifer Norback, Cecilia Lanyon and Kristin Mikrut at Re-Invent Gallery-Lake Forest, IL-May-June 2015

“Chosen” New Works by René Romero Schuler Jennifer Norback Fine Art- Chicago, IL-September 2014

“Cameo” Curated by Jennifer Norback-Chimney Rock Winery Napa, CA May1-November 15, 2014

“René Romero Schuler” -St. Thomas University-Sardiñas Gallery-Miami Gardens, FL-April 2014

“René Romero Schuler” Orland Park Public Library-Orland Park, IL-January 2014

“Shadows” Jennifer Norback Fine Art-Chicago, IL-October 2011

“Paintings” Jennifer Norback Fine Art-Chicago, IL-January 2011

“Figurative Abstraction” Vignette Gallery-Winnetka, IL-May 2008

“Behind Blue Eyes” ARC Gallery-Chicago, IL-September 2007

Group Exhibitions

Art Miami Art Fair-Zolla Lieberman Gallery-Miami, Fl-December 2017

EXPO Chicago-Zolla Lieberman Gallery-Chicago, IL-September 2017

“Chevere”-Sirona Fine Art,-Hallandale Beach, FL-December 2016-February 2017

Red Dot Art Fair-MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-December 2016

EXPO Chicago-Zolla Lieberman Gallery-Chicago, IL-September 2016

“Presenze”, curated by Elizabeth Genovesi-ARTROM Network-Rome, Italy-March-May 2016

Red Dot Art Fair-MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-December 2016

Art Miami Art Fair-Zolla Lieberman Gallery-Miami, FL-December 2015

Red Dot Art Fair-MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-December 2015

EXPO Chicago-Zolla Lieberman Gallery-Chicago, IL-September 2015

Zolla/Lieberman Gallery-Chicago, IL-June 2015

Red Dot Art Fair-MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-December 2014

Red Dot Art Fair-MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-December 2013

“Chicago In Paris” Galerie Boicos-Paris, France-June-July 2013

“Beholding Beauty” ArtRom Gallery-Rome, Italy-April-June 2013

“Body & Soul” Jennifer Norback Fine Art-Chicago, IL-December 2012-January 2013

“MAC Artists” MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-November-December 2012

Rich Timmons Gallery-Doylestown, PA-June-December 2012

Galerie Beckel Odille Boicos-Paris, France-January-June 2011

Artbox Indy-Indianapolis, IN-2011

“During Art Basel Miami” MAC Fine Art-Miami, FL-November-December 2011

“Art Is Figurative” Deerpath Gallery-Lake Forest, IL-August-November 2011

“Art Is Abstract” Deerpath Gallery-Lake Forest, IL-July 2011

“Female” The Mush Room-Chicago, IL-July-Aug 2011

“Inspirations” ArtFutura-Chicago, IL-June 2011

“The Grand Opening” Hammer Chicago-Chicago, IL-July 2011

State Street Salvage-Chicago, IL-2011

Art Chicago-Klein Artist Works-Chicago, IL-May 2011

“Big Women;Small Works” PortageArt Space-Chicago, IL-March 2011

“The Paul Show” Charnel House-Chicago, IL-February 2011

Renaissance Society-Chicago, IL-Auction Donation-2010

Packer Schopf Gallery-Chicago, IL-Group Exhibition-October 2010

Onessimo Fine Art-Palm Bch, FL-Representation-2009

Seed Gallery/Studio-Elk Rapids, MI-Group Exhibition-2009

Chicago Art Open-Chicago-Group Exhibition-2008

Artropolis-The Artist Project-Chicago-Group Exhibition-2008

“Chicago Art Open”-Chicago, IL-Group Exhibition-November 2007

Iarca Gallery-Chicago/Northbrook, IL-Group Exhibition-2007

“In Reverse” H Gallery-Houston, TX-Group Exhibition-2007

“Member Show” ARC Gallery-Chicago, IL-Group Exhibition-2007

“Artists On The Bluff”-Lake Bluff, IL-Group Exhibition-July 2007

“Beyond Traditions” Deerpath Gallery-Lake Forest, IL-November 2007

“Paint-A-Thon” Flatfile Gallery-Chicago, IL-CAC Auction-2007

Chicago Art Open-Chicago, IL-Group Exhibition-2006

Chicago Artists Coalition-Web Gallery-Chicago, IL-2006

Romero Gallery-Chicago, IL-Group Exhibition-1997-1999

Hammer Design-Chicago, IL-Group Exhibition-1997

Public Collections

9 West Walton-Chicago, IL

Hard Rock International-Orlando, FL

Gensler-Chicago, IL

Hyatt Regency Chicago-Wacker Drive–Chicago, IL

Neiman Marcus Group-Chanel–Michigan Avenue Store–Chicago, IL

Prudential Building-Lobby–Chicago, IL

Chicago Children’s Choir-Chicago Cultural Center–Chicago, IL

Lake Forest Public School District 67–Lake Forest, IL

Briarwood Country Club–Deerfield, IL

Terlato Family Vineyards–Napa Valley, CA

NuHaus–Chicago, IL

9 West Walton/JDL–Chicago, IL

Awards & Selected Honors

Beholding Beauty 2012-Artrom Network–Rome, Italy-Curated by Elizabeth Genovesi

Art Futura 2011 Chicago Rehabilitation Institute

Living The Dream-Top In The Arts Recognition–Chicago, IL 2001

Second Place- New York Public Art Commission 1999

Honorable Mention-Self-Taught Art-The DAP Fund–Houston, TX 1994

Top Emerging Artist-Annual Competition Springfield Arts                                                                       –Council Springfield, IL 1992


Artist & Artisan – A collaboration between René Romero Schuler and John Terlato of Terlato Family Vineyards- Schuler creating one of a kind, hand-painted bottles for the 2009 and 2010 vintages of Terlato Family Vineyards Single Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

Member – Board of Advisors-Loyola University Museum of Art, Chicago, IL 2013-2016


“Artist of the Week” Chicago Woman Magazine September 2017

“Artist To Watch” Chicago Woman Magazine March/April 2017

“Creative Pursuits-Artists Who Light Up the North Shore” NS Modern Luxury-COVER Winter 2017

“Finishing School: Punctuating Technology With Art” Fete Lifestyle Magazine May 2016

“Finding Beauty in The Scars” No.3 Magazine May 2016

“Paper Dolls”… Forest & Bluff Magazine April 28, 2015

“Artist Shows Paper Dolls In U.S. for the First Time”… Chicago Tribune – April 30, 2015

Crain’s Chicago Business-Interview With Shia Kapos – September 2, 2014

“Things We Love” Chicago Sun Times – September 1, 2014

Wine Spectator Magazine- June 2014

Miami Herald – March 2014

Lake County News Sun – January 2014

Gazebo News – January 2014

Deerfield Review – January 2014

Patch Lake Forest– January 2014

Southtown Star – January 2014

Patch Orland Park – January 2014

Orland Park Prairie – January 2014

Miami Art Guide – January-April 2014

“North Shore Arts & Culture-The Artist” NS Magazine/Modern Luxury – COVER January 2014

“Beholding Beauty”  Italy – April 2013

“Friends of Gorton…” Forest & Bluff Magazine – April 2013

“Luxe NorthShore…” The North Shore Weekend – April 13, 2013

“Lunch With F&B…” Forest & Bluff Magazine – March 2013

“Style Maker” LUXE interiors + design Magazine – January 2013

“Dream Weaver” Chicago Collection Magazine –  December 2012

“Painting By Numbers” Modern Luxury-NS Magazine – October 2012

Artletter – January 2012

The Patch – July 2011

Pioneer Press – June 2010

North Shore Magazine-Make It Better – June 2010

Chicago Artists’ News – September 2009

Sheridan Road Magazine – September 2007

Forest & Bluff Magazine – February, COVER September & October 2007

Chicago Social Magazine – October 1998

Hospitality Design Magazine –1996

Pioneer Press Newspaper

Chicago Reader Newspaper

Chicago Tribune Newspaper

Nightclub & Bar Magazine – June 1995


“Montage” NBC Television – November 2014

“Fox News at Noon” Fox Television – September 4, 2014

“Kristy Downing Rocks”-CBS Television – October 2014

Cuantica Pictures | Bridge for Dreamers-Video Interview – October 2012

190 North-WGN ChicagoArtist Interview-CANTV Chicago

KHND-Radio Interview with Chris Wakefield

NBC “Open House”-Shown during feature on State Street Salvage/Kevin Hanley – March 2011

Lectures/Speaking Engagements

October 2017-René Romero Schuler-History, Faith & Process, The Community Church of LF/LB held at Froggy’s French Cafe-Highwood, IL

November 2013-TEDx Talk at JaxMOCA “The Curated Life”

May 4,2011-Northwestern University-Kellogg School of Management/The Center for Executive Women

Gallery Representation

Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL 2015-Current

MAC Fine Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL 2010-Current

The Gallery, Lake Forest, IL 2015-Current

Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2017-Current

Wall Street Fine Art, Jacksonville, FL 2017-Current

American Art Gallery, Carmel, CA 2013-2017

Galerie Boicos, Paris, France 2011-2015

Jennifer Norback Fine Art, Chicago, IL 2011-2015

Onessimo Fine Art, Palm Beach, FL 2009-2013

ARTBOX Indy, Indianapolis, IN 2011-2013

State Street Salvage, Chicago, IL 2011

Hammer Chicago, Chicago, IL 2011

Seed Gallery/Studio, Traverse City, MI 2009

Vignette Gallery, Winnetka, IL 2008

H Gallery, Houston, TX 2007-2008

ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL 2007-2008

Romero Design, Chicago, IL 1997-1999

Hammer Design Gallery, Chicago, IL 1996-1997

Teaching Experience

Schuler Scholars Program-schulerprogram.org-Lake Forest, IL 2016-Current

Art From The Heart- 2014-2015

Illinois Institute of Art (Ray-Vogue) 1995-1997

Wright College (Chicago City Colleges) 1997-1998

Private Instruction-2006-2009