Gerard Hilinski

Gerard “Jerry” Hilinski


Covers events in:
North Carolina


I work: I’m a Registered Nurse who has specialized in Coronary Intensive Care, and most recently Hospital consulting.
I enjoy: Photography, music, writing, travel, problem solving and personal growth.
Goals/Dreams:  A gallery exhibit of my photography at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) and to make the New York Times Bestseller List.

NicheTell us about your style, and what you contribute to Splice that makes you unique:
Music, dance, conceptual portraiture, architecture.

Splice (Bucket) List: To cover and interview Andrea Bocelli, Paul McCartney and Taylor Swift. I’d also like to cover the CMT Music Festival in Nashville.

Guilty Pleasures: Margaritas

The first album I ever owned was: Meet The Beatles

My first concert was: Three Dog Night

The last concert I attended was: Andrea Bocelli

If I could have attended any concert in history, I’d go back in time and see: Elvis in Vegas.

The first concert I photographed was: Gary Allan

If you could photograph any concert in history, what would it be? Woodstock.

If you could interview any celebrity in history, who would it be? Leonardo daVinci

I get mistaken for this celebrity: Richard Gere (sort of…)

My favorite food is: Lobster with extra butter.

My most treasured possession is: My family.

My biggest pet peeve is: Phoniness.

My favorite place in the world is: Maui

My crush is: Charlotte. After 15 years she’s still the one…

When you’re not photographing great concerts, writing about them, interviewing artists, doing album reviews… what can we find you doing? Working out.

Last updated: 12/2017