Robert Ryman

Vector, 1975/1996–97

Artwork Details

Artist
Robert Ryman
Title
Vector
Year
1975/1996–97
Medium
Oil over polyvinyl acetate emulsion on wood with clear pine and mahogany inserts

Dimensions
37 3/8 x 37 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. (94.9 x 94.9 x 3.5 cm) each of 11 panels
Credit line
Dia Art Foundation; Gift of Ovitz Family Collection, Los Angeles
Reference number
2011.003.1–.11
Classification
painting
Location
Dia:Beacon on view

On Display at Dia Beacon

Two square white paintings hang on either side of a corner; the left one is very large and the right one is very small. A large, rectangular white painting affixed to a wall by long metal rods and resting on the wood floor is partially visible through a doorway to the left of the paintings.

Robert Ryman, installation view, Dia:Beacon. The Greenwich Collection, Ltd. © Robert Ryman/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Bill Jacobson Studio, New York. Courtesy the Greenwich Collection, Ltd.

Artist

Robert Ryman

Robert Ryman was born in Nashville in 1930. He died in New York City in 2019.

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