HUGO ROBUS

(1885-1964)

 

BORN:

1885 Cleveland, Ohio

EDUCATION:

1904-8 Cleveland School of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

1910-11 National Academy of Design, New York, NY

1912-14 Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris

SELECTED ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

2007 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1990 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1985 Blue Hill Cultural Center, Pearl River, NY

1983 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1980 Retrospective Exhibition organized by the National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC; shown at: National Collection of Fine Arts; Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH

1979 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1974 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1966 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1963 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1960 Retrospective Exhibition circulated by the American Federation of Art, New York, NY

1958 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1949 Grand Central Galleries, New York, NY

1948 Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Art Gallery and School of Art

1946 Grand Central Galleries, New York, NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2017 Forum Gallery Celebrates 55 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2011 Vantage Point 2011, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation 1876-1936, Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

2008 New Acquisitions, Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1998 The Figurative Impulse, Miami Dade Community College, Kendall Campus Art Gallery, Miami, FL

1973, 1978 Forum Gallery, New York, NY

1966 Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

1965 National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, DC

1963 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1962 Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

1960-61 Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO

1957 American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

1954 Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

1949 Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

1946 Sculpture Center, New York

1951, 1953

1945-46 Grand Central Art Galleries, New York, NY

1945 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

1947-54, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964

1942 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

1943, 1944, 1947, 1951

1941 Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA

1939 The Museum of Modern Art, Washington, DC

1936 The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

1939, 1941, 1942, 1963

1935 The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

1938, 1944, 1956

1933 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY (First Biennial)

1936, 1938-64, 1966, 1968, 1975, 1976, 1979

1915-17 Exhibitions with the “Annual Exhibition of the Society of Independent Artists”, New York, NY

 

AWARDS AND HONORS:

1963 Member of American Arts Committee, Fourth International Association of Plastic Arts

1957 Citation and Grant, National Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

1953 Alfred G.B. Steel Memorial Prize, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

1952 Member of the Jury, Sculpture Show, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

1950 Widener Gold Medal, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

1946 Member of the Jury, Schilling Fund

1942 Second Prize Artists for Victory Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

1939 Member of the Jury, American Art Today, The World’s Fair

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR

Bezalel National Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

(Billy Rose Collection)

Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

International Business Machines Corporation

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

The New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

Sara Roby Foundation Collection, Washington, DC

Walker Art Institute, Minneapolis, MN

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS