Robert Morris

1931 - 2018

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Robert Morris (February 9, 1931 – November 28, 2018) was an American sculptor, conceptual artist and writer. He was regarded as having been one of the most prominent theorists of Minimalism along with Donald Judd, but also made important contributions to the development of performance art, land art, the Process Art movement, and installation art. Morris lived and worked in New York. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Morris has received more than 73,012 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Robert Morris is the 69th most popular sculptor (up from 85th in 2019), the 2,191st most popular biography from United States (up from 2,364th in 2019) and the 4th most popular American Sculptor.

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Among sculptors, Robert Morris ranks 69 out of 190Before him are Yaacov Agam, David d'Angers, Francesco Laurana, Agoracritus, Magdalena Abakanowicz, and Johann Gottfried Schadow. After him are Apollonius of Tralles, Kresilas, Bonanno Pisano, Jean Goujon, Marino Marini, and Calamis.

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Among people born in 1931, Robert Morris ranks 107Before him are Masaaki Hatsumi, Hirokazu Kanazawa, John Charles, Stig Anderson, Claire Bloom, and Nikolai Chernykh. After him are Daniel Ellsberg, Rip Torn, Ermanno Olmi, Alfred Schmidt, Toshiki Kaifu, and Josep Lluís Núñez. Among people deceased in 2018, Robert Morris ranks 91Before him are Bruno Sammartino, Aharon Appelfeld, Robert Faurisson, James Mirrlees, Belisario Betancur, and Uri Avnery. After him are Alan Baker, Michael Anderson, Joseph Kobzon, Quini, Ermanno Olmi, and Josep Lluís Núñez.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Morris ranks 2,191 out of 15,968Before him are Aaron Russo (1943), Alben W. Barkley (1877), David Woodard (1964), Terry Riley (1935), Elijah Wood (1981), and Jack Kemp (1935). After him are Chris Gardner (1954), Geraldine Page (1924), James Montgomery Flagg (1877), Ted Danson (1947), Siri Hustvedt (1955), and Vincent Schiavelli (1948).

Among SCULPTORS In United States

Among sculptors born in United States, Robert Morris ranks 4Before him are Alexander Calder (1898), Robert Smithson (1938), and Isamu Noguchi (1904). After him are Dennis Oppenheim (1938), Dan Flavin (1933), Walter De Maria (1935), Anna Coleman Ladd (1878), Jacob Epstein (1880), Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney (1875), Edmonia Lewis (1844), and Daniel Chester French (1850).