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Robert Morris

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Kansas City, Missouri

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New York

Works in
New York

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Robert Morris Biography
1931   Born in Kansas City Missouri, USA.
1948 - 1950   Studies at the Kansas City Art Institute and the University of Kansas City
1950 - 1951   Studies at the California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco
1962   Graduate studies in Art History at Hunter College; studies with Ad Reinhardt
1964   Begins teaching Art History at Hunter College
1998   Appointed Distinguished Professor of Art, Hunter College, New York.
Selected Exhibitions
2003   The Lemma LeadsM, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
Blind Time Drawings, Haim Chanin Fine Arts, New York.
2001 - 2002   Finch College Project, 1969, recreated and installed in the Whitney Museum exhibition “Into the Light,”
2002   Drawings, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
Melencolia II, a permanent site-specific installation in marble, Collaboration with Claudio Parmiggiani, Collection of Giuliano Gori, Fattoria di Celle, Santomato, Pistoia, Italy.
Hegel’s Owl, a permanent site-specific installation in Carrara, Italy.
2000   Robert Morris: Early Felts, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
White Nights, Le Musée d’art contemporain, Lyon, France.
Fiberglass, Lead, Felt 1963-1966, Ileana Sonnabend Gallery, New York.
1999   Robert Morris: Retrospective of Prints and Multiples 1952-1998, Maison Levanneur, Centre national de l'estampe et de l'art imprimé, Chatou, France.
Labyrinth, Le Musée d'art contemporain, Lyon, France.
1997 - 1998   Steel sculptures, Pietro Sparta Gallery, Chagny, France
1998   Robert Morris: Retrospective of Prints and Multiples 1952-1998, Cabinet des estampes du Musée d'art et d'histoire, Geneva, Switzerland.
Mirror Works and the film Mirror, 1969, Le Musée d'art contemporain, Lyon, France.
Robert Morris: The Rationed Years and Other New Work, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
1997   Horizons Cut: Between Clio and Mnemosyne, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
Tar Babies of the New World Order, Nuova Icona, Venice, Italy.
1995   Mirrors, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, Mass. Work in the collection of Williams College Museum of Art.
Robert Morris: The Mind/Body Problem, Retrospective Exhibition, the Deichtorhallen Museum, Hamburg, Germany.
Steam, site-specific work filling the interior courtyard of the Musée d’art contemporain, Bordeaux, France.
Tempora Caeca, installation of wall drawings and Blind Time IV: Drawing with Davidson, 1991, Fattoria di Celle, Santomato, Pistoia, Italy.
Robert Morris: The Mind/Body Problem, Retrospective Exhibition, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France.
Recent Exhibits

Robert Morris participated in these exhibits:

Jun, 2016 March 1969 Laura Knott Gallery, Bradford Junior College, Massachusetts
Galerie Jan Mot
Mar, 2016 Joint Exhibition
Blum & Poe Tokyo
Oct, 2015 Revolution of the Eye: Modern Art and the Birth of American Television
NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Sep, 2015 Objects and Bodies at Rest and in Motion
Moderna Museet - Malmö
Sep, 2015 The Xerox Book
Paula Cooper Gallery - 521 W. 21st Street
Jun, 2015 No Vacancies
Marianne Boesky Gallery 24th St.
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Galerie Jan Mot Blum & Poe Tokyo
NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale Moderna Museet - Malmö
Paula Cooper Gallery - 521 W. 21st Street Marianne Boesky Gallery 24th St.
Paul Kasmin Gallery - 10th Ave KENT FINE ART LLC
Hamburger Kunsthalle Ethan Cohen Fine Arts
21er Haus Fondazione Prada - Ca' Corner Della Regina
Franklin Street Works The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Kunstsaele William Reaves | Sarah Foltz Fine Art
The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts New Gallery on Old Bailey
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art MoMA (Museum of Modern Art)
Norton Simon Museum Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg
The Rose Art Museum Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Art Basel Sprüth Magers London
Rockbund Art Museum Andrea Rosen Gallery 2
Nasher Sculpture Center Centre culturel suisse de Paris
Whitechapel Gallery Georgia Museum of Art
The Menil Collection Gagosian Gallery Beverly Hills
National Museum of Contemporary Art Korea Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
3rd Ward Sprüth Magers Berlin
Margo Leavin Gallery KHOJ International Artists' Association
Pace Gallery - 510 W 25th Pace Gallery 508 W. 25th
K20 Grabbeplatz Galerie Nordenhake GmbH - Berlin
Lehmann Maupin Hollybush Gardens
Zieher Smith & Horton Lehmann Maupin - Chrystie Street
Hayward Gallery Whitney Museum of American Art
Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA NOMI) FONDATION RICARD
Simon Lee Sonnabend Gallery
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning James Cohan Gallery
Susan Inglett Gallery MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) at Grand Ave.
Leo Castelli Gallery MOCA Pacific Design Center
Greenberg Van Doren Gallery Tony Shafrazi Gallery
Yvon Lambert Gallery Theresa Lang Center
International Center of Photography (ICP) Museum Andrea Rosen Gallery
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