Robert Barry was born in 1936 in Bronx, NY. He received his BFA and MA from Hunter College in New York, NY. Barry has been the subject of several solo exhibitions, including at The Tate, London, UK (1972); Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN (1997); and Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ (2013). He has also participated in several group exhibitions, including Systemic Painting, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (1966); Words at Liberty, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL (1977); Passions Privée, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France (1995); Slide Show, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD (2005); and The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2014). Barry currently lives and works in New Jersey.
Bio updated as of 2023.