Born in Austria, award-winning artist Hilmar graduated from the University of Vienna and Vienna Academy of Fine Arts. His interest in Byzantine art took him to Greece and Turkey, where he spent 30 years painting and sculpting. His work is in several museums and has been exhibited in London, Paris, Istanbul and Rockefeller Center in New York City. He was Artist in Residence at the Berkeley School for the Arts, painting archaeological sites around Oaxaca, Mexico, culminating in a show at the Governor’s Palace. He works in stained glass, oil, watercolor, marble and wood. He and his photographer-wife share a studio open to visitors all year.

Sanctuary Studios
13910 Scofield Road N.E.
Flintstone, Maryland 21530
(301) 478-2735

Traveling West (from Baltimore or Frederick): Take I-70W to Exit 1A for I-68W toward Cumberland. Take I-68W to Exit
62. Turn right at the end of ramp. Go 1.8 miles, then turn left onto Green Ridge Road.  Go 2 miles, then turn right onto
Scofield.  Travel downhill through patch of woods; then Scofield Road turns left.  Studio is in the woods on left across
from mailbox 13910.

Traveling East: Take I-68E to Exit 62.  Turn left at the end of ramp. Follow above directions from asterisk*.