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Robert Morris

 (born 1931)
Robert Morris is active/lives in New York, Kansas.  Robert Morris is known for earthworks, installation, minimalism.

Biography   Robert Morris

Robert Morris, a Minimalist artist, was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1931, studying at that city's Art Institute from 1948 to 1950, and then at the California School of Fine Arts, San Francisco in 1951.

While living on the West Coast, he was involved with improvisational theater, film and painting.  He moved to New York City in 1961.  Like a number of artists of his age (Robert Motherwell, for example), emphasizing theory over artistic meaning, Morris did graduate work in art history, earning a master's degree at Hunter College in 1963.

Morris's theoretical writings, essentially a manifesto of Minimalism appearing in Artforum magazine between 1966 and 1970, sought to explain various art developments occurr   ...  Displaying 750 of 3383 characters.

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