EYE ON ART [VIDEO]: Robert Arneson's Irreverent Early Work

In this edition of Eye on Art, Blouin ARTINFO's Matthew Drutt takes us on a tour of American sculpture and ceramicist Robert Arneson’s exhibition at David Zwirner's 20th Street gallery in New York's Chelsea neighborhood.

Arneson, closely associated with the countercultural California Funk movement of the 1960s, had a tremendous influence on generations of artists working in clay.


The groundbreaking survey examines a ten-year period of Arneson’s work, 1964 – 1974, and brings together a grouping of his seldom seen early works. It is on view until August 9th

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