|Born||May 30, 1930|
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
|Died||February 8, 2019 (aged 88)|
Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
|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. He was best known for abstract, white-on-white paintings. He lived and worked in New York City.
Ryman died on February 8, 2019 in New York City at the age of 88.
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- 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.