Robert Buck awarded Pollock-Krasner Foundation 2018-19 Grant

27 April 2019
Robert Buck is one of 111 artists internationally to have received the prestigious Pollock-Krasner Foundation 2018-19 Grant. The 124 grants awarded in this most recent grant cycle totalled $3,168,000. The grants provide invaluable support for artists and not-for-profit organisations including museums, art schools, and artist residency programs. The Foundation has also provided Emergency Relief Grants to artists affected by recent hurricanes and California wildfires.

Robert Beck in 'Range: Experiments in New York, 1961-2007' at the Met, New York, USA

18 August 2017
'Range: Experiments in New York, 1961-2007' takes its title from a series of drawings by Donald Moffett made in collaboration with Robert Beck. The exhibition is centred around the intergenerational artistic milieu that Moffett became part of when he arrived in New York in the late 1970s.

Robert Beck/ Robert Buck: Artist Talk and Screening at Electronic Arts Intermix , New York, USA

16 May 2017
Electronic Arts Intermix present an evening to launch their distribution of Robert Beck/Robert Buck's video work.

Robert Buck in the Margaret M. Walter Wing of The Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, USA

20 April 2017
'iPainting (98099914)' by Robert Buck is now on view in the New Acquisitions gallery in the Margaret M. Walter Wing of The Columbus Museum of Art. The painting goes on display following the acquisition earlier this year.

Robert Buck in ‘Strange Attractor' at Marfa Myths music festival, Texas, USA

10 March 2017
Robert Buck features in ‘Strange Attractor', an exhibition taking place as part of the arts programme of Marfa Myths music festival in Texas. The annual festival and cultural program was founded in 2014 by nonprofit contemporary arts foundation Ballroom Marfa and Brooklyn-based music label Mexican Summer.

Robert Beck in 'Slow Succession with Many Interruptions' at SFMOMA, San Francisco, USA

10 December 2016
A Slow Succession with Many Interruptions reflects on the ways that artists have responded to the conditions of the twenty-first century. 

'Robert Beck / Robert Buck: States Of America' At Pizzuti Collection, Ohio

10 May 2016
Pizzuti Collection in Ohio present a major solo exhibition of Robert Buck, an artist whose work has been collected in depth by the Pizzuti's over the past twenty years. 

Robert Beck In 'Human Interest: Portraits From The Whitney's Collection' At Whitney Museum Of American Art, New York

27 April 2016
Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney's Collection offers new perspectives on one of art's oldest genres. 

Robert Beck, Jim Hodges And Catherine Opie In Major Group Exhibition At Rennie Museum, The Wing Sang Building In Vancouver, Canada

23 January 2016
Rennie Collection present a major group exhibition titled 'Winter 2015/2016: Collected Works' featuring 41 prominent and emerging artists. 

Robert Beck Solo Show At Iceberg Projects And Robert Buck Public Installation At School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago

11 April 2015
Iceberg Projects host an exhibition of early works by Robert Beck and announce a recent outdoor installation by Robert Buck at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Together, they comprise the artist's first exhibition in Chicago.

Robert Beck In 'Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime' At Wellcome Collection, London

26 February 2015
'Forensics: the anatomy of crime' explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine. It travels from crime scene to courtroom, across centuries and continents, exploring the specialisms of those involved in the delicate processes of collecting, analysing and presenting medical evidence.

Robert Beck In Group Show 'Sitter' At Columbus College Of Art And Design, Ohio

22 January 2015
Robert Beck is one of twenty-seven artists in group exhibition ‘Sitter', an exploration into the idea of the portrait as it exists in contemporary photography. The convergence of conceptual artists and social documentarians in the exhibition yields work that carefully balances aesthetics, political ideas, and the essence of identity to frame important social issues in a contemporary manner.

Robert Beck In 'Robert Gober: The Heart Is Not a Metaphor' At MOMA, New York

4 October 2014
A pivotal work by Robert Beck, 'Untitled (The Spike Buck)', 1995, is included in Robert Gober's major retrospective at MoMA, New York, on view until 18 January 2014.

'Robert Beck / Robert Buck' At Rennie Collection, Vancouver

2 March 2013
Robert Beck, born in Baltimore, MD, USA, now lives and works in New York City and far west Texas. In 2007, to mark a development in his artistic practice, Beck undertook a change in his surname by a single vowel to Robert Buck, as acknowledged in the title of the survey exhibition at Rennie Colleciton in Vancouver, 'Robert Beck / Robert Buck: Collected Works'.