Philip A. Robinson Jr. "Old Talks With New Icons: I Love You Porgy"
Philip A. Robinson Jr. "Old Talks With New Icons: I Love You Porgy" 2021
Sculpture: Walnut, Spalted Maple, Cherry, Mirror Finish Stainless Steel, Basswood Frame
Dimensions: 83.75 x 37.75 x 2.5 in
Signed on Verso
Philip A. Robinson Jr. is an award-winning multi-media sculptor and conceptual artist, who uses wood to symbolize temporality within natural cycles of time and geography to amplify the narrative of identity within popular and marginalized cultures. He received his BFA in Studio Art from Skidmore College and his MFA in Sculpture from Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers. Notable exhibitions include Prizm Art Fair during Miami Art Basel, The Barrett Art Center, KL City Art Gallery Malaysia, Art 150 Gallery, The National Academy Museum and School, Neumeraki, the Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibition, The Frances Young Tang Museum and Art Gallery, 14C Jersey City Art show & Juried Exhibition, The Bronx Art Space, The Novado Gallery, Akwaaba Gallery, The Gallery Space, The Bridge Art Gallery, The BSB Gallery, The Conceptions Art Show (New York), The Carrie Able Gallery, The Rush Arts Gallery, Grace Church School Benefit Auction, the Merseles Studios, 107 Bowers Gallery, the Distillery Gallery, the NEWYORKMINDED Gallery, 1978 Maplewood Arts Center, and SNEAKERROOM. Aside from his work as a contemporary artist he has acted as a creative director for El Museo Del Bario, as head liaison for Abigail DeVille residency program and is an art educator at Grace Church School in New York City.
This artwork is currently featured in Philip A. Robinson Jr.'s solo exhibition "Old Talks With New Icons" at The Untitled Space gallery in Tribeca, NY from November 20th - December 11th.
For more information on the exhibition visit our website.