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Robert Perless

 (born 1938)
Robert Perless is active/lives in New York.  Robert Perless is known for site specific sculpture.

Robert Perless

Biography from Cavalier Galleries Inc.

EDUCATION: University of Miami, Miami, Florida


2008 "In-Site"Governor's Island, NY
2006 "Robert Perless: Public Visions" Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT
2006 "Sculpture in the Park," White Plains, NY
2004 Art Omi International Arts Center, Omi, New York
2003 Sculpture Now, Stockbridge, MS.
2000-2001 "Space 2001," Bruce Museum , Greenwich, CT
2000 "12X12X12," Greenwich Art Society
1997 Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
1995 "Environmental Sculptures," Kukje Gallery, Seoul, Korea.
1991 -1996 Andre Emmerich's Top Gallant Farm Sculpture Garden, Quaker Hill, NY
1994 "30 Years - Art in the Present Tense" Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1991, 1992 Paris-New York-Kent Gallery, Kent, CT
1989 "Connecticut Biennial" Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT
1988 Stamford Museum of Art, Stamford, CT
1987 Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
1980 Taft Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio
1978 Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
1976 Bonino Gallery, New York, NY
1975 Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1972 Bernard Danenberg Gallery, New York, NY
1970 "Light, Motion, & Sound",Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
1970 "Eclectra '70" Pepsico, New York, NY
1970 Whitney Museum, New York, NY
1969 Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
1968 Bodley Gallery, New York, NY

Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona Stamford Museum, Stamford, Connecticut Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
Bucknell University, Weis Center for the Performing Arts, Lewisburgh, Pennsylvania
City of Corpus Christi, Texas
City of Palm Desert, Civic Center, Palm Desert, California
City of Stamford, K.T. Murphy Media Center, Stamford, Connecticut
City of Syracuse, Syracuse Hancock International Airport, Syracuse, New York
Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism:
Howell Cheney Technical High School, Manchester, Connecticut
University of Connecticut, Castleman Engineering Building, Storrs, Connecticut
Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, N.Y.U. Medical Center
Town of Port Chester, Public Park, Port Chester, New York
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa
Utah Arts Council:
Salt Lake City Community College, Salt Lake City, Utah
Utah Valley State College, Wasatch Campus, Heber City, Utah
Avon Corporation, New York, New York
Boone County National Bank, Columbia, Missouri
Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Pierre Cardin, Paris, France
Coates Building, 555 Madison Avenue, New York
Dart Industries, Los Angeles, California
Deloitte & Touche, Wilton, Connecticut
Eastern Airlines, Boston, Massachusetts
First Federal Savings & Loan, Fort Meyers, Florida
Fuji Film Building, Elmsford, New York
Guggenheim International
Lake Forest Mall, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Mobil Oil, Fairfax, Virginia
National Chemsearch, Irving, Texas
One Exchange Plaza, New York City
Ottawa Silica Company, Public Park, Ottawa, Illinois
Space Center Tysons, Tysons Corners, Virginia
Stamford Town Center, Stamford, Connecticut
Xerox International Center, Washington, D.C.


"150 feet of Luminous Rainbows" rainbows.html
"Cosmic Conversations" Greenwich Magazine, September 2006
"Artist shares his public vision" Greenwich Time 9/8/06
"Over the Rainbow with Greenwich's Perless" Greenwich Citizen 9/29/06
"For Art's Sake" New York Daily News 9/24/06
"Recent Projects" Public Art Review Spring.Summer 2005
"Towering Controversy" Stamford Advocate and Greenwich Time 4/18/02
"Orion's Belt Shows City's Coastal History" Corpus Christi Caller Times 4/16/01
"Art at Transit Sites", Sculpture Magazine 11/ 2000
"What 72 Artists Figured Out About Boxes 1 by 1 by 1" The New York Times 1/2/2000
"From Greenwich With Light" The Fairfield County Times August 1997
"Artist's Energy Reflected in Work" Greenwich Time 4/29/97
"Somewhere Over the Rainbow" Hartford Courant 8/16/95
"Art in Public, High Places" Palm Desert Sun August 1991
"Connecticut Biennial" Art New England October 1989
"Structural Drama for a New Canaan Poolhouse" Architectural Digest August 1989
"Art of the State" Stamford Advocate and Greenwich Time 7/2/89
"Shaping the Art of Motion" Stamford Advocate and Greenwich Time 6/23/89
"22 Artists Participate in Bruce's Biennial" The New York Times 8/6/89
"Harbinger of Village Renaissance: Perless' Kinetic Sculpture "Greenwich Time 6/15/87
"Art of the State: Big Names, Talent in Aldrich Show" The Bridgeport Post 3/1/87
"Metalwork" by Suzanne Slesin in The International Book of Lofts 1986
"The Search for Reductiveness" by Martin Sosnoff in Silent Investor, Silent Loser 1986
"Living in Sculpture" Connecticut Magazine February 1986
"Perless" Global Architecture GA Houses 17 1985
"Modern Sanctum" Interior Design October 1985
"Cast in Metal" The New York Times Magazine 4/15/85
"Amours d'Aluminum" Decoration Internationale Octobre 1983

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About  Robert Perless

Born:  1938 - New York City
Known for:  site specific sculpture