Is It Morning For You Yet?58th Carnegie International


Andy Robert

Andy Robert (b. 1984, Les Cayes; lives in Brooklyn, NY) has had recent solo exhibitions at Hannah Hoffman Gallery, Los Angeles; significant group shows include Greater New York 2021, MoMA PS1, New York; Duro Olowu: Seeing Chicago, curated by Duro Olowu, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Dirty Protest: Selections from the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; The Beyond: Georgia O’Keeffe & Contemporary Art, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR; and We Go as They: Artists in Residence 2016–17, Studio Museum in Harlem. In 2021, Robert was a special gift recipient from the Estate of Pierre Guyotat; other awards include the Benny Andrews Fellowship for the MacDowell Residency in Peterborough, NH; a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant; and a Foundation for Contemporary Arts Roy Lichtenstein Award. He has been an artist-in-residence at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME; and the Whitney Independent Study Program, New York. His work is included in the permanent collections of the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Studio Museum in Harlem; Blanton Museum of Art, Austin; Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo; and University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

an abstract artwork on a wall
Andy Robert, Greyhound II Harlem, 2017, oil on canvas, 72 × 120 in., Courtesy the artist and Hannah Hoffman Gallery, Los Angeles; photo: Isabel Penzlien