Robert Mangold

Robert Mangold
Photo Credit: © 2012 Robert Mangold /Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Since the beginning of his career in the mid-‘60s, Robert Mangold (b. 1937, North Tonawanda, NY) has combined the classic elements of composition—shape, line, and color—to create abstract works of architectural scale, drawing by hand thick and thin graphite lines on subtly modulated planes of color. Following his first solo exhibition in 1964, Mangold’s work has been the subject of numerous single-person exhibitions and retrospectives at institutions including the Guggenheim Museum, New York; the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam; the Akron Art Museum; the Hallen für neue Kunst, Schaffhausen, Switzerland; the Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College; the Hallen für neue Kunst; the Museum Wiesbaden; the Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, London; and the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo. Mangold joined the Gallery in 1991.

Images
, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).
Two Columns II, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).
, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).
Two Columns, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).
, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).
Column Structure VII, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).
, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30" x 22-1/2" (76.2 cm x 57.2 cm).
Column Structure X, 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30" x 22-1/2" (76.2 cm x 57.2 cm).
, 2001. pastel and pencil on paper, 8-3/4" x 41" (22.2 cm x 104.1 cm).
Double Curled Figure, 2001. pastel and pencil on paper, 8-3/4" x 41" (22.2 cm x 104.1 cm).
, 2000. pastel and pencil on paper, 22-3/4" x 30" (57.8 cm x 76.2 cm).
Curled Figure, 2000. pastel and pencil on paper, 22-3/4" x 30" (57.8 cm x 76.2 cm).
, 1996. acrylic, graphite and black pencil on paper, 29-1/2" x 41-1/2" (74.9 cm x 105.4 cm).
Orange/Gray Zone, 1996. acrylic, graphite and black pencil on paper, 29-1/2" x 41-1/2" (74.9 cm x 105.4 cm).
, 1999. acrylic and black pencil on paper, 41-1/4" x 29-1/2" (104.8 cm x 74.9 cm), (Variation B)41-3/8" x 29-1/2" (105.1 cm x 74.9 cm), (Variation C).
Untitled Frame Set (Variations B and C), 1999. acrylic and black pencil on paper, 41-1/4" x 29-1/2" (104.8 cm x 74.9 cm), (Variation B)41-3/8" x 29-1/2" (105.1 cm x 74.9 cm), (Variation C).
, 1985. acrylic and pencil on paper, mounted on board, 15-1/2" x 14-1/4" (39.4 cm x 36.2 cm).
Frame Painting (Study), 1985. acrylic and pencil on paper, mounted on board, 15-1/2" x 14-1/4" (39.4 cm x 36.2 cm).
, 1983. acrylic and black pencil on canvas with aluminum bar, 96-1/4" x 98-1/4" (244.5 cm x 249.6 cm), overall installed.
Aqua/Green/Orange + Painting, 1983. acrylic and black pencil on canvas with aluminum bar, 96-1/4" x 98-1/4" (244.5 cm x 249.6 cm), overall installed.
, 1982. acrylic and pencil on paper mounted on board, 20" x 20" (50.8 cm x 50.8 cm).
Red/Yellow/Blue-Green + Within +, 1982. acrylic and pencil on paper mounted on board, 20" x 20" (50.8 cm x 50.8 cm).
, 1974. acrylic on canvas, 36" x 36" (91.4 cm x 91.4 cm).
Square within a Square (warm-grey), 1974. acrylic on canvas, 36" x 36" (91.4 cm x 91.4 cm).
, 1977. acrylic and pencil on paper, 27-7/8" x 78-3/4" (70.8 cm x 200 cm).
A Triangle Within Two Rectangles (Green), 1977. acrylic and pencil on paper, 27-7/8" x 78-3/4" (70.8 cm x 200 cm).

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Two Columns II , 2006. pastel and black pencil on paper, 30-1/4" x 22-1/2" (76.8 cm x 57.2 cm).