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About Laura Robb

Laura Robb - Biography

Laura Robb grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and entered Art Student's Academy there at the age of sixteen. In 1974 she moved to New York City to study with Michael Aviano. After returning to the southwest she studied drawing with Ned Jacob and received critiques from Richard Schmid. Since moving to Taos, New Mexico in 1986, Robb’s art travels have taken her to France, Spain, Guatemala, and across the United States. She has exhibited in numerous group and solo shows and her paintings have received many awards, most notably the John F. and Anna Lee Stacy Scholarship. 

Publications

The Subject is Merely a Vehicle  -- Nancy Gillespie           Art of the West Magazine July/August 1990

Artists Worth Watching                 Art-Talk   June/July 1990

Still Life Painters Create Their Own Realities  -- Sally Eauclaire          The Santa Fean May 1991
Laura Robb  -- Martha B. Goodwin      Southwest Art Magazine 1992

Springing to Life               Southwest Art  August 1993

Emerging Realist Painters               Art-Talk March 1996

 'What Can't You Live Without?'            Art-Talk   April/May 1998

Comtemporary American Oil Painting             Jilin Fine Art Publishing 1999

A Personal Sense of Beauty  -- Bonnie Ganglehoff          Southwest Art  April 2001

 In the Studio ,Laura Robb  -- Gussie Fauntleroy          Southwest Art  January 2002

An All-Consuming Passion   --Nancy Gillespie               Art of the West   May/June 2003

Destination: Taos  --- John Jarvis              Art-Talk April/May 2003

A Sharp Eye -- Laura Robb                  The Artists Magazine September 2003

Laura Robb  -- Stew Mosberg                The Cultural Times September/October 2006

The Studio  --Myrna Zanetell                Art of the West  July/August 2007

Twenty One            Art of the West November/December 2007

A Visual Conversation -- Gussie Fauntleroy           Southwest Art   February 2010

I'm Not Trying to Stay Safe -- Vicki Stavig              Art of the West  May/June 2013                          





Laura Robb - Biography