Robert Ryman

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Robert Ryman
Born (1930-05-30)May 30, 1930
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Died February 8, 2019(2019-02-08) (aged 88)
Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Nationality American
Field Painting, Conceptual art
Influenced by Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, John McLaughlin, Clyfford Still, Jackson Pollock and Barnett Newman

Robert Ryman (May 30, 1930 – February 8, 2019) was an American painter. He worked with the movements of monochrome painting, minimalism, and conceptual art.[1] He was best known for abstract, white-on-white paintings.[2] He lived and worked in New York City.

Ryman died on February 8, 2019 in New York City at the age of 88.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Smith, Roberta (2019-02-09). "Robert Ryman, Minimalist Painter Who Made the Most of White, Dies at 88". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2019-02-10.
  2. http://www.phillipscollection.org/exhibitions/2010-06-05-exhibition-robert-ryman.aspx

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