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Robert Rauschenberg

Also Known as: Milton Rauschenberg, Bob Rauschenberg

Port Arthur, Texas 1925

Captiva Island, Florida 2008

Active in:

  • New York, New York


Born in Texas, lives and works in New York City and elsewhere. Extremely influential artist whose complex assemblages and other multimedia works reflect his intention to "act in the gap between life and art." He has also produced a number of striking lithographs.

Charles Sullivan, ed American Beauties: Women in Art and Literature (New York: Henry N. Abrams, Inc., in association with National Museum of American Art, 1993)