Forbes, Robin, d. 1982
Active in New York, N.Y.
This site provides access to the papers of Robin Forbes in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2013, and total 623 images.
Collection size: 0.4 linear ft.
Collection Summary: Color slides (35 mm) documenting the artistic community of New York City's Soho district. Views include area streets, buildings, popular businesses such as Fanelli's and Spring St. Bar; group portrait of the Soho Weekly News staff, gallery installations of Robert Morris and Robert Smithson exhibitions, dance performances, poetry readings, and artists such as Rosemarie Castoro and Marisol in their studios.
Biographical/Historical Note: Photographer; New York. Died 1982.
Donated by the Estate of Robin Forbes, Jerremiah O. Bragstad, executor, 1988.
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