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Robert Kushner

 (born 1949)
Robert Ellis Kushner is active/lives in New York, California.  Robert Kushner is known for sculpture, mod figure, floral, collage, prints, architect.

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Robert Kushner


A member of the Pattern and Decoration movement, Robert Kushner, creates art ranging from black and white drawings done directly on walls to paintings on stitched together pieces of fabric to large-scale mosaics.

Kushner began his formal education at the University of California at San Diego studying with Nan Goldin, who was a visiting lecturer at the school from 1969-70.

In the early 1970s, he moved to New York City where he first found work as a restorer and collector of Oriental carpets.  In New York his relationship with Nan Goldin continued, and she became his mentor.  The pair studied the essentials of decoration, and in 1974 they traveled to Turkey, Iran and Afghanistan.

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About  Robert Kushner

Born:  1949 - Pasadena, California
Known for:  sculpture, mod figure, floral, collage, prints, architect