Art Desks by E. Brady Robinson began in Washington, D.C. in 2011 and features photographs of the desks and working spaces of artists, curators, art dealers, and critics throughout the East Coast. This series explores the idea of desk as portrait combined with the social experiment of navigating the art world. Art Desks is published by Daylight Books with introduction by Andy Grundberg and distributed by D.A.P.
Robinson’s subjects include: Cricket Taplin, art collector from the Cricket Taplin Collection at the Sagamore Hotel, Mera Rubell, art collector from the Rubell Family Art Collection, David Ward, Senior Historian from the National Portrait Gallery, Anna Walker-Skillman, Owner for Jackson Fine Art, artist William Christenberry among others.
Addison/Ripley Fine Art in Washington, DC featured a solo exhibition of Art Desks in November 2014 during FotoWeekDC.
Amstel Gallery showed an installation of book + Prints during CONTEXT Art Miami 2015
Washington Post -2011
Hyperallergic - 2014
Flaunt - 2015
White Hot Magazine - 2016
About E. Brady Robinson
American, b. 1970, Winchester, VA, United States, based in Baltimore, MD, United States