Robin Antar

  • “Comparisons [of Robin Antar’s work] might be made withClaes Oldenburg or Jeff Koons. The answer to culture isn’tlurking in a high-art, theoretically-burdened manifesto, butrather in the simple, often silly, everyday articulations thatcome to act as metonym for an entire nation, society orideology.” - Kurt Beers, 100 Sculptors of Tomorrow

  • “For too long, sculpture was in danger of losing its prominence as a major artform…..There are an astonishing array of possibilities now playing a part insculpture. The following are some of the most exciting talents in sculpture today:Robin Antar” (The Best Sculptors in the World)

  • “Robin Antar is a no-nonsense sculptor who has recently been named the firstfemale artist to be featured at POP International Galleries in New York.”

  • “These stone sculptures are so convincing that some of artist RobinAntar’s houseguests have actually mistaken them for the real deal.”

  • “Brooklyn artist [Robin Antar] turns the borough’s famedsandwich into a work of art.”

  • “Robin Antar’s catalogue of sculptures is as much a diverse blend of sincerity,gravity, charisma and quintessential New York City as her home borough ofBrooklyn.”

  • “Through combining iconic images and skillful sculpting techniques, Robin Antarhas been producing pieces for over 30 years that describe the American experiencethrough a lens of pop culture.”

  • “Through combining iconic images and skillful sculpting techniques, Robin Antarhas been producing pieces for over 30 years that describe the American experiencethrough a lens of pop culture.”

  • “Michelangelo carved angels...but rather than reach for angels, Antar strives foreveryday objects.”

  • “Antar is like the artwork she creates – one of a kind. She’s tough and she’saggressive. Her work is a step beyond Warhol - she gets around to the back ofthe soup can, [while] he only expresses the same angle over and over again.”- Madeline Wiener, Marble/Marble Symposium Director

  • “Robin Antar’s attention to detail is phenomenal. It’s amazing to see theaccuracy of the zipper [on the Diesel jeans], and even the lettering on the tag isvery convincing.” - Jerry Bradshaw, Professor of Art, University of Nebraska

  • “Antar’s work reminds me of everything that is good about artwork. It isfun, smart and solid.”

  • “Even [during] the more vital day of the Pop Art movement...nobody reallytook it to the level of stone. So what does that say about Antar as an artist?Clearly, she has respect for American commercial objects and an equalreverence for realism.”

  • “Robin Antar lives for her art. She is very good at what she does. Don’t besurprised if you find her ‘coming to a theater near you’ very soon.”