Creating Art From Dust: Robert Longo's 'History Of The Present' Unveiled At Guild Hall - 27 East

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Creating Art From Dust: Robert Longo’s ‘History Of The Present’ Unveiled At Guild Hall

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"Untitled (After Mitchell, Ladybug, 1957)," 2013. Charcoal on mounted paper, 69 1/8 x 96 inches.

"Untitled (After de Kooning, Woman and Bicycle, 1952-53)," 2014. Charcoal on mounted paper, 90 x 57 5/8 inches. COLLECTION OF ALF AND CLARA NAMAN. COURTESY ROBERT LONGO; METRO PICTURES, NEW YORK; AND PACE GALLERY

"Untitled (Field of Cotton, Alabama)," 2019. Charcoal on mounted paper, 88 1/4 x 70 inches. COURTESY ROBERT LONGO; METRO PICTURES, NEW YORK; AND PACE GALLERY

"Untitled (Protest for George Floyd; Minneapolis, Minnesota; May 28, 2020)," 2021. Charcoal on mounted paper, 88 1/4 x 70 inches. COLLECTION OF SUZANNE AND BOB COCHRAN. COURTESY ROBERT LONGO; SHUMAN FAMILY COLLECTION; METRO PICTURES, NEW YORK; AND PACE GALLERY

"Untitled (Warrior)," 2021. Charcoal on mounted paper, 88 1/4 x 70 inches. COURTESY ROBERT LONGO; METRO PICTURES, NEW YORK; AND PACE GALLERY

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authorMichelle Trauring on Aug 10, 2021
By the turn of the 21st century, Robert Longo was, as he puts it, sitting at the top of the junk pile. He had once been a leading protagonist in... more

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