A documentary filmmaker known for his intimate film portraits of visual artists. Over the course of twenty plus films, Schierholt’s subjects have included such renowned artists as Louise Nevelson, Robert Indiana, Tony DeLap and Ai Weiwei. His film work has been commissioned by institutions such as Princeton University and New York's Art Students League. The films have screened at venues and festivals across the US and aired on PBS affiliates from New York to California. In addition, he is a frequent lecturer at Universities and Arts Institutions. 

The filmmaker working with Artist Will Barnet
The filmmaker working with Artist Will Barnet

New On Demand


60 Seasons

A visual tone poem that reflects on how we mark time and celebrates the life a dog

California Masters Series


A series of intimate film profiles on the artists who have defined the unique artistic landscape of California

Coming Soon!


Eric Hopkins: Atmospheres

A new film profile of celebrated Maine artist Eric Hopkins



Check out Dale Schierholt's appearance on Maine Coast TV's Chris Wolf Show

In the News


South China Morning Post story on Dale and his experience of working with the late Pop Artist Robert Indiana

Now in Production


Laguna Beach Icon, Social Commentator, Professor, Artist. G. Ray Kerciu is all of these and so much more

Watch the trailer for the updated release of the acclaimed film!

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Dale Schierholt Pictures

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