Robert Williams

(American, born 1943)

a life of delusion by robert williams

Robert Williams

A Life of Delusion, 1998

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a perplexity searching for an enigma through the maze of an ambiguity by robert williams

Robert Williams

A Perplexity Searching For An Enigma Through The Maze Of An Ambiguity, 1997

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bastardizing of the autonomy of “person, place and thing” by robert williams

Robert Williams

Bastardizing Of The Autonomy Of “Person, Place And Thing”, 2000

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diamond in a goat's ass (a lyrically poetic euphemism for pretension) by robert williams

Robert Williams

Diamond in a Goat's Ass (A Lyrically Poetic Euphemism for Pretension), 2009

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expectorating in a fast food patron’s double burger deluxe by robert williams

Robert Williams

Expectorating In A Fast Food Patron’s Double Burger Deluxe, 1997

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infinite einsteins and the equation for the inside out maiden by robert williams

Robert Williams

Infinite Einsteins And The Equation For The Inside Out Maiden, 1997

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minotaure-on-high as witnessed by his antediluvian retainers by robert williams

Robert Williams

Minotaure-On-High As Witnessed By His Antediluvian Retainers, 1998

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putting the genie back in the bottle by robert williams

Robert Williams

Putting The Genie Back In The Bottle, 2000

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the appetite that dare not be appeased by robert williams

Robert Williams

The Appetite That Dare Not Be Appeased, 1999

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the four seasons as seen through the eyes of jessica’s sock monkey by robert williams

Robert Williams

The Four Seasons As Seen Through The Eyes Of Jessica’s Sock Monkey, 1997

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the myth of the proletariat king by robert williams

Robert Williams

The Myth Of The Proletariat King, 1997

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Biography

Timeline

1943
Born, Albuquerque, NM
1964
Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA
1965
Chouinard Arts Institute, Los Angeles, CA

Exhibitions

2006
Two Artists ~ Two Worlds, the Drawings of Ed Ruscha and Robert Williams, Mendenhall Sobieski Gallery, Pasadena, California
2001
Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, California (solo)
2000
Best Intentions, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Copra Nason Gallery, Culver City, CA
Customized: Art Inspired by Hot Rods, Low Riders and American Car Culture, Institute of Conteporary Art, Boston, MA
Made in California, Los Angeles County Art Museum, CA
1999
Hollywood Art Center, Miami, FL
1998
Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA
1997
Malicious Resplendence, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York (solo)
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (solo)

Literature

2001
Rogers, Tony. 'Robert Williams: Best Intentions', NY Arts, March
McCormick, Carlo. 'Best Intentions: New Work by Robert Williams', Juxtapoz, Jan/Feb
1998
Mahoney, Robert. 'Robert Williams', Time Out New York, January 15-22
Scott, Whitney. 'Must See' New York Post, January 17
Pecorelli, John. 'Robert Williams: Barbarian at the Gate', Artcollector International, Volume 2, Number 2
1997
Sutton, Jeneveve. 'Robert Williams', Carbon 14, #10