Robert Ryman

American artist (1930-2019)

Robert Ryman (May 30, 1930 – February 8, 2019) was an American painter. He worked with the movements of monochrome painting, minimalism, and conceptual art.[1] He was best known for abstract, white-on-white paintings.[2] He lived and worked in New York City.

Robert Ryman
Born(1930-05-30)May 30, 1930
DiedFebruary 8, 2019(2019-02-08) (aged 88)
Known forPainting, Conceptual art

Ryman died on February 8, 2019 in New York City at the age of 88.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Smith, Roberta (2019-02-09). "Robert Ryman, Minimalist Painter Who Made the Most of White, Dies at 88". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2019-02-10.
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-13. Retrieved 2019-02-13.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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