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Robert Kushner Art

American, b. 1949

Kushner's work has been exhibited extensively in the United States, Europe, and Japan and has been included in the Whitney Biennial and the Biennale in Venice. He was the subject of solo exhibitions at both the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Brooklyn Museum. A mid-career retrospective of his work was organized by the Philadelphia Institute of Contemporary Art.

Kushner's works are included in many prominent public collections including The Museum of Modern Art, NY; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY; The Whitney Museum of American Art, NY; The National Gallery of Art, DC; The Corcoran Gallery of Art, DC; Tate Gallery, London; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu; The Denver Art Museum; Galleria degli Ufizzi, Florence; J. Paul Getty Trust, Los Angeles; Museum Ludwig, St. Petersburg; and The Philadelphia Museum of Art.

(Biography provided by Jungle Press)
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Artist: Robert Kushner
Pink Plumeria IV
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collaged antique paper. Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric and nu...
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2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Monotype

Wild Garden
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph/diptych, Edition 25. The artist describes this project: Two years ago, I had the very good fortune to be invited to paint in the South of France. My studio was an ...
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2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Lithograph

Obsidian
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph, Edition 30 Kushner has collaborated with Master printer Bud Shark since 1982 on various monotypes and lithographs. These exuberant, sensuous prints often include...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Sunflower Bouquet III
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collage. Kushner recently completed a series of monotypes, many with collaged decorative papers. He worked from still-lives of flowers, fruits, pitchers and Bett...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Nahe Nahe II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph/woodcut with gold leaf, Ed. 25. Robert Kushner’s “Nahe Nahe II” (meaning soft, sweet and gentle) is a richly colored bouquet of tropical flowers and palm leaves. Ku...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Sukkos
By Robert Kushner
Located in Surfside, FL
Robert Kushner, born in 1949, in California, lives in New York, and is a painter and sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric ...
Category

1990s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Paper, Color

Morning, Noon, Night
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with gold leaf, Edition 30 “Morning, Noon, Night” is a thirty color lithograph with gold leaf, hand printed on white Rives BFK paper from eighteen plates made fro...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

White Lilac
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with gold leaf, Edition 30 Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric and ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Fire Opal
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph, Edition 30 Kushner has collaborated with Master printer Bud Shark since 1982 on various monotypes and lithographs. These exuberant, sensuous prints often include...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Aloe Day
By Robert Kushner
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Robert Kushner and master printer Andrew Mockler researched "white line woodcuts", a technique of woodcut printing popularized by Blanche Lazzell in Provincetown in the early 20th Ce...
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2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Woodcut

Midsummer II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with gold leaf, Edition 30 Working from branches and grasses collected in the vicinity of Shark’s studio, Kushner created this composition determined by chance. K...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Paris Review
By Robert Kushner
Located in New York, NY
Paris Review 1982 Signed and numbered in pencil, recto Lithograph (Edition of 200) 30 x 35 inches This work is offered by ClampArt in New York City.
Category

1980s Robert Kushner Art

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Lithograph

Large Acrylic, Gold Leaf Painting Handmade Japanese Paper, Pattern & Decoration
By Robert Kushner
Located in Surfside, FL
Ink, acrylic and gold leaf on handmade Japanese paper. Titled: Canna Hand signed and dated 1990 lower right, Paper: 74"H x 37.5"W; Frame: 80"H x 43.5"W. In vibrant red, black and g...
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1990s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Gold Leaf

Cherries
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph, Edition 30 Working from branches and grasses collected in the vicinity of Shark’s studio, Kushner created this composition determined by chance. Kushner dropped ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Lambs Ears III
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collage.
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Glass Pitcher I
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collage. Kushner recently completed a series of monotypes, many with collaged decorative papers. He worked from still-lives of flowers, fruits, pitchers and Bett...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Pitcher and Pineapple II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collage. Kushner recently completed a series of monotypes, many with collaged decorative papers. He worked from still-lives of flowers, fruits, pitchers and Bett...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Seraphina II
By Robert Kushner
Located in New York, NY
Robert Kushner is an American contemporary painter who is known especially for his involvement in Pattern and Decoration and has been called "a founder" of that artistic movement. In...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Linwood
By Robert Kushner
Located in New York, NY
Flowers, and cornucopia of fruits and vegetables are often subjects of Robert Kushners paintings. His use of rich color harmonies and bold, fluid drawings emphasize his belief in the...
Category

1990s Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Screen

Pitcher and Cup
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collage. Kushner recently completed a series of monotypes, many with collaged decorative papers. He worked from still-lives of flowers, fruits, pitchers and Bett...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Lemon IV
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collaged antique paper and gold leaf. Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food,...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Polychrome Bronze Organic Sculpture Polich Tallix Art Foundry Sleeping Beauty
By Robert Kushner
Located in Surfside, FL
Robert Kushner, born in 1949, in California, lives in New York, and is a painter and sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric ...
Category

1980s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Bronze

"Paris Review", Lithograph by Robert Kushner
By Robert Kushner
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Robert Kushner, American (1949 - ) Title: Paris Review Year: 1982 Medium: Lithograph, signed and numbered in pencil Edition: 200 Size: 30 in. x 44 in. (76.2 cm x 111.76 cm)
Category

1980s Modern Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Siddur, Ed. 13 of 50, Judaica Prayer Book Print
By Robert Kushner
Located in Surfside, FL
Robert Kushner, born in 1949, in California, lives in New York, and is a painter and sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric ...
Category

20th Century Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Paper

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Lambs Ears III
By Robert Kushner
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Color monotype with collage.
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Cherries
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph, Edition 30 Working from branches and grasses collected in the vicinity of Shark’s studio, Kushner created this composition determined by chance. Kushner dropped ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Fire Opal
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph, Edition 30 Kushner has collaborated with Master printer Bud Shark since 1982 on various monotypes and lithographs. These exuberant, sensuous prints often include...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Midsummer II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with gold leaf, Edition 30 Working from branches and grasses collected in the vicinity of Shark’s studio, Kushner created this composition determined by chance. K...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Nahe Nahe II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph/woodcut with gold leaf, Ed. 25. Robert Kushner’s “Nahe Nahe II” (meaning soft, sweet and gentle) is a richly colored bouquet of tropical flowers and palm leaves. Ku...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

Morning, Noon, Night
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with gold leaf, Edition 30 “Morning, Noon, Night” is a thirty color lithograph with gold leaf, hand printed on white Rives BFK paper from eighteen plates made fro...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

White Lilac
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with gold leaf, Edition 30 Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric and ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Lithograph

Previously Available Items
Fruit Plate
By Robert Kushner
Located in Long Island City, NY
A colorful, expressionist still life print by Robert Kushner from 1989. This print is multi-layered with metallic collage accents. Artist: Robert Kushner Title: Fruit Plate Year: 19...
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1980s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Lithograph

  • Fruit Plate
  • Fruit Plate
  • Fruit Plate
  • Fruit Plate
H 32 in. W 42 in. D .2 in.
Sweet Pea II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color lithograph with metallic leaf, Edition 30 Kushner's use of rich color harmonies and bold, fluid drawing, mark his belief in the importance of beauty in our lives. Kushner ha...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Lithograph

White Plumeria I
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype with collaged antique paper. Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabric and nu...
Category

2010s Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Monotype

Pink Plumeria V
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Monotype on collaged antique paper with gold leaf. Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food, fabr...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Lemon III
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype on collaged antique paper with gold leaf Robert Kushner is a painter and a sculptor. He gained attention in the early seventies as a performance artist, using food,...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Monotype

Cupids Making Borscht
By Robert Kushner
Located in Long Island City, NY
An fun, expressionist print by Robert Kushner from 1981. Artist: Robert Kushner Title: Cupids Making Borscht Year: 1981 Medium: Two Lithographs (Diptych), signed and numbered ...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Robert Kushner Art

Materials

Lithograph

White Plumeria II
By Robert Kushner
Located in Lyons, CO
Color monotype on collaged antique papers Kushner created the prints at our Holualoa, Hawaii studio by observing the flowers and fruits he found there; plumeria, hibiscus and coff...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Robert Kushner Art

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Monotype

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