Artist Statement



Bob Strini


For nearly four decades, sculptor Robert Strini has exhibited his work across the country in dozens of solo and group shows, including the seminal Objects USA exhibition (1969), as well as a presentation of his installation work Genocide at the University of Virginia Art Museum (1998). Early on he studied ceramics with the artists Peter Voulkos and James Melchert while at the University of California, Berkley, where he received his MFA in sculpture. In 1971 he was awarded the Rome Prize Fellowship in Sculpture, and has received two National Endowment for the Arts grants. His teaching career includes stints at the Rhode Island School of Design, University of California, Santa Cruz, and the Corcoran Museum School in Washington, DC, and his work is represented in a number of national collections, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC.

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