SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2015      "Field Studies", Mohonk Preserve, Gardiner, NY, April 18-Oct 17, curated by Charlotta Kotik

Robert Lobe: In the Forest Drawn of Metal Featuring Forest Projects, Collaborative Works with Kathleen Gilje,

Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ, April 18 – Jan 17, 2016


2011      Nature in Nature, three sculpture installations around the Audubon Center at The Boat House and Lullwater in Prospect Park,

Brooklyn, NY. May 11 – Nov. 19


2010      Robert Lobe, LUX Art Institute, Encinitas, California


2006      Robert Lobe Sculpture, Douglas Udell Gallery, Vancouver ( June-July)


2005      The Landscape Transformed: The Sculpture Of Robert Lobe,Montalvo Gallery, Jan. 16 – Mar. 13, on the grounds to 2006

Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, California. Brochure essay by Michele Rowe-Shields


2004      Ne Cede Malis, Stags’Leap Winery Salon Series, September 25, Napa, California


2003      Four Trees, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey. March, 2003 – May, 2004,

brochure interview with Patterson Sims, Director and Curator


2003      Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York (May 15 – July 10)


2002      Works on Paper and a Sculpture, Texas Gallery, Houston


2002      A Clearing In The Woods, The Katonah Museum, Katonah, NY,

brochure essay by Edward Leffingwell, Guest Curator


2001      Nina Freudenheim Gallery, Buffalo


2000      Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York


1997      Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey

Robert Lobe / Sculpture on the Grounds , Southeast Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC


1996      Natural Resources, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, Virginia


1995      The Palm at the End of the Parking Lot, Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, Missouri


1992      LandMindscape , City Gallery of Contemporary Art, Raleigh, North Carolina.

Allene Lapidis Gallery, Sante Fe, New Mexico

Blum Helman Warehouse, New York, NY


1991      Blum Helman Warehouse, New York

The Artist’s Sculpture - In The Woods of New Jersey, Department of Environmental Protection, Trenton, New Jersey

Beth Urdang Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts.


1990      Robert Lobe, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio. Brochure essay by Tom Hinson


1988      Robert Lobe: New Work , Blum Helman Gallery, New York Blum Helman WareHouse, New York

On Nature , Blum Helman Gallery, Los Angeles


1987      Robert Lobe, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia


1986      Willard Gallery, New York

Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia


1984      Willard Gallery, New York


1982      Texas Gallery, Houston


1981      Robert Lobe: Hammered Aluminum Sculpture, Willard Gallery, New York


1980      Willard Gallery, New York


1977      Robert Lobe: Recent Sculpture, Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Sculpture Garden, New York


1974      Wood Sculpture, Zabriskie Gallery, New York

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2016      "The Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts", The American Academy of Arts and Letters,

New York, March 10 - April 10


2015      "American Realism Today" with Neil Jenney, West Broadway Gallery, NY, Nov 2 - Feb 1

"City Lives", Shirley Fiterman Art Center, New York, Nov 24 - Jan 16 (curated by Michael Klein)

"Kindred Spirits", with Kathleen Gilje, Hostetter Gallery, Basking Ridge, NJ, Nov 2 - Dec 12

"Lawn on D" installation of "Metamorphosis", Boston, Mass, April 25 -Nov 5


2014      Natural Unnatural Supernatural, Honolulu Museum of Art, Mar 13 - Nov 2


2013      “The World And Its Things In The Middle Of Their Intimacy”, curated by Sarah Walko, Fridman Gallery, New York


2013      “Works of The Jenney Archive” Gagosian Gallery, New York


2012      "Getting From Here To There: Images In and About Transition", AFP Gallery, New York

“Peekskill Project V”, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York

“Dumbo Arts Festival “, Brooklyn, NY


2011      “Second Nature: Contemporary Landscapes from the MFA Collection”, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas


2010      "Works On Paper", Danese Gallery, New York

Francis Naumann Gallery, Miami Basil


2009      "Forces of Nature", Danese Gallery, New York

"Suspect Traces", Texas Gallery, Houston


2007      "Winter Park Art in Public Places", inaugaral exhibition curated by Joyce Schwartz, City of Winter Park, FL


2006      "Tree Lines", Abington Art Center, Abington, PA

"El Paseo Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition", City of Palm Desert, CA


2005      "Drawn to Cleveland", Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland

"El Bosque/The Forest", organized by Naomi Siegmann, Frederico Silva Museum.

Travels to Mexico City; Santa Fe, New Mexico; San Francisco and Los Angeles, CA


2004      "179 Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art", National Academy of Design, New York

"Blixen" Robert Lobe with Zac Posen, Fashion Week, Bryant Park, New York


2003      Outdoor Sculpture Invitational, Bristol Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ


2002      "Tenth Anniversary Invitational" Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

"Summer Exhibition", Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, NY


2001      "Sensing the Forest", Wave Hill, Bronx, NY

"Summer Exhibition", Senior and Shopmaker Gallery, NY


2000      "2000 New Jersey Fine Arts Annual: Into the Millennium", The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ


1999      "As Far As the Eye Can See", Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, GA, catalogue

"Six Degrees Of Seduction", Central Fine Arts, NY


1998      "Spring Exhibition", Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

"Escape Velocity", Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY

"The Edward R. Broida Collection", Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL

"Inaugural Exhibition", The Fields Sculpture Park, Art/Omi, Ghent, New York

"Off The Wall: Eight Contemporary American Sculptors", Asheville Art Museum, Ashville, NC


1997      "Aedicules", Art/Omi, Ghent, New York

"Multiple Identity: Amerikanische Kunst 1975-1995 aus dem Whitney Museum of American Art", Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany


1996      "Twentieth Century American Sculpture at the White House: Northeeast Regon",

First Lady's Garden, The White House, Washington DC

"Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood, 1996", Chesterwood, Stockbridge, MA

"Sculpture New Jersey", The Art Gallery, Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ. catalogue

"Art at the End of the 20th Century: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art",

National Gallery, Alexander Soutzos Museum, Athens, Greece


1995      "Revisiting Landscape", California Center For The Arts, Escondido, CA

"Inaugaral Exhibition, Margaret Woodson Fisher Sculpture Gallery", Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI

Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

"Inspiration", Trans Hudson Gallery, Jersey City, NJ


1994      "Landscape Not Landscape", Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL

Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

"Prints from Solo Impressions", The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, MA


1993      "Dialogue with Nature: Nine Contemporary Sculptors", The Phillips Collection, Washington DC. catalogue

"A Private View: Artists' Photographs", Blum Helman Gallery, New York, NY

Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY

Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

"Drawings by Sculptors", Nancy Drysdale Gallery, Washington DC

"Sex Money Politics", Nancy Drysdale Gallery, Washington DC

"sculpture/Prints", Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston MA


1992      "Issues in Sculpture, 1960-1990", Marion Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

"Contemporary Wood Sculpture", Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn NY

"Ellen H Johnson Collection, The Living Object", Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin OH

DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln MA


1991      "Five Artists Reclaim Nature" Neuberger Museum, Purchase NY

"Sticks and Stones and Artists work with Nature", Katonah Museum, Katonah NY. catalogue

"Acquisitions of the 80's", Whitney Museum of American Art, New York


1990      "Robert Lobe, Guiseppe Penone, Hamish Fulton", Blum Helman Gallery, New York

"This Land is Our Land", Zoe Gallery, Boston MA

"A Natural Order", The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY


1989      "Summer Group Show", Blum Helman Gallery, New York

"Works on Paper", Blum Helman Gallery

"Group Show on Eight", Blum Helman Gallery, New York

"4 Americans: Aspects of Current Sculpture", The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn NY. catalogue

"A Certain Slant of Light: The Contemporary American Landscape", Dayton Art Institute, Dayton OH. catalogue

"Ellen Driscoll, Robert Lobe, Ursula von Rydingsvard", Damon Brandt Gallery, New York

"Selections from the Permanent Collection", Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New york

"The Unconventional Landscape", John Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI

"Terra Incognito: New Directions in Contemporary Art", Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI

"Terra Firma: Land and Landscape in 1989", Wallach Art Museum, Columbia University, New York

"The Experience of Landscape - Three Decades of Sculpture", The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York


1988      "Duff, Lobe, Saret: Working in Metal", Blum Helman Gallery, Los Angeles

"Sculptors' Drawings", Blum Helman Gallery, New York

"In Bloom", The BMW Gallery, New York

"Natural Sources: Contemporary Involvement with the Landscape", Honolulu Academy of Arts, Hawaii

"Sculpture", Katzen Brown Gallery, New York

"Enclosing the Void - Eight Contemporary Sculptors", Whitney Museum of Art at the Equitable Center, New york

"The Lay of the Land", Rathbone Gallery, Russel Sage College, Albany, NY


1987      "A Decade of Emerging Artists: Selections from the Exxon Series", Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New York

"The Allusive Object: Mel Kendrick, Robert Lobe, Judith Shea", Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston MA

"The Tree Show", North Hall Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston MA

"Sculptures by John Duff, Robert Lobe, Al Taylor", Lorence-Monk Gallery, New York

"Contemporary American Landscape: Reflections of Social Change"< New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ

"1987 Biennial", Whitney Museum of American Art, New York


1986      "Sculpture Garden", Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

"About Place: Contemporary American Landscape", Institute for Art and Urban Resources, PS1, Long Island City, NY

"Gallery Artists", Willard Gallery, New York

"50th Anniversary Exhibition", Willard Gallery, New York

"In Celebration: 10th Anniversary", Wilson Commons Atrium, University of Rochester, New York


1985      "Louisa Chase-- Paintings, Robert Lobe-- Sculpture", Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

"Outdoor Sculpture", Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles


1984      "Natarlich", Matthews Hamilton Gallery, Philadelphia

"Houston Bayou Festival: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition", Houston, TX

"American Sculpture", Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

Willard Gallery, New York


1983      "Directions in Abstraction; The Uses of Nature", High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia

Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA

"American Sculptors from the Permanent Collection", Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

"Issues and Trends in Modern Art", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

"Group Exhibition", Willard Gallery, New York


1982      "Landscape in Sculpture, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA

"C.A.P.S. Sculptors, 1981-82", The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY


1981      "The Americans, The Landscape", Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX (catalogue)

"Trois Dimensions-Sept Americains", Galerie Gillespie-Laage-Salomon, Paris, FR

"Selected by Donald Sultan", Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

"Group Exhibition", Willard Gallery, New York


1979      "Eight Sculptors", Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY (catalogue)

"Group Exhibition", Willard Gallery, New York

"Perkins Center for the Visual Arts, Moorestown, New Jersey

"Wave Hill, The Artist's View", Wave Hill, Bronx, NY


1978      "Indoor/Outdoor Sculpture Show", Institute for Art and Urban Resources at P.S.1, Long Island City, New York

"Young American Artists: Exxon National Exhibition", Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York


1977      "Wood", Nassau County Museum of Art, Rosylan, NY (catalogue)

"Documenta 6", Orangerie, Kassel, West Germany (catalogue)

"The Material Dominant: Some Current Artists and their Media", Plamer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University, Pittsburg, PA


1976      "A Month of Sundays", Institute for Art and Urban Resources at P.S. 1, Long Island City, NY


1975      "Painting, Drawing and Sculpture of the 60s and 70s from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection", Institue of Contemporary Art,

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (catalogue)

"Working Drawings by Sculptors", Kansas State College, Pittsburg, Kansas

"76 Jefferson Street", Museum of Modern Art, New York

"Summer Exhibition", Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY


1974      "The Levi Strauss Collection", San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA

"Summer Exhibition", Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY


1973      "Biennial Exhibition: Contemporary American Art", Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (catalogue)


1972      LoGuidice Gallery, New York

"Painting and Sculpture Today: 1972", Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN


1971      "Recent Acquisitions", Whitney Musem of American Art, New York

Bykert Gallery, New York


1970      “1970 Annual Exhibition: Contemporary American Sculpture “, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (catalogue)


1969      "Anti Illusion: Procedures/Materials", Whitney Musem of American Art, New York (catalogue)

"Other Ideas", Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

"Selections from the Eugene and Barbara Schwartz Collection", Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York

"Sculpture and Painting, Etc", Richard Feigen Gallery, New York

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