Robert Rauschenberg: Inventive Genius

About the Artist

Born in Port Arthur, Texas in 1925, Robert Rauschenberg imagined himself first as a minister and later as a pharmacist. It wasn’t until 1947, while in the U.S. Marines that he discovered his aptitude for drawing and his interest in the artistic representation of everyday objects and people. After leaving the Marines he studied art […]

Isamu Noguchi: Stones and Paper

About Isamu Noguchi

“The art of stone in a Japanese garden is that of placement. Its ideal does not deviate from that of nature… But I am also a sculptor of the West. I place my mark and do not hide.” Isamu Noguchi was a sculptor, designer, architect, and craftsman. Throughout his life he struggled to see, alter, […]