Robert Ryman 1993 in the Hallen für neue Kunst, Schaffhausen.
Photo: © Raussmüller Collection





1930
Born in Nashville, Tennessee 1948–49
Tennessee Polytechnic Institute

1949–50
George Peabody College for Teachers

1950–52
Serves in the U.S. Army

1952
Moves to New York

Robert Ryman lives and works as an artist in New York since 1966





1994
Member of The American Academy of Letters, New York

1985
Skowhegan Medal, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine

1982
Member of Art Commission, City of New York

1973
Jon Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship





2005
Gagosian Gallery Britannia, London

2004
Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrad
Kunstmuseum Bonn
Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Guggenheim Museum, New York
Das MoMA in Berlin, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
Mori Art Museum, Tokyo

2003
The Daimler Chrysler Collection, ZKM, Karlsruhe

2000/01
Haus der Kunst, Munich

1994
Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

1993
Tate Gallery, London
Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid
Museum of Modern Art, New York

1992
Hallen für Neue Kunst, Schaffhausen

1988
Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco

1987
The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

1982
documenta 7, documenta, Kassel
Städtische Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf

1981
Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

1980
Biennale Venice

1978
Biennale Venice

1977
documenta 6, documenta, Kassel

1976
Biennale Venice

1975
Kunsthalle, Basel

1972
documenta 5, documenta, Kassel
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York