Aminah Robinson

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Birthday
18, 1940
Birthplace
Columbus, OH
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
18, 1940 (age 78)
Birthplace
Columbus, OH

About

Used natural materials, such as twigs, leather, and mud, in her artwork. Her work was exhibited at the Columbus Museum of Art, the Tacoma Art Museum, and the Brooklyn Museum.

Before Fame

She attended Columbus College of Art and Design, from which she graduated in 1960. She also attended The Ohio State University, Franklin University, and Bliss College.

Trivia

She received an award from the MacArthur Fellows Program in 2004.

Family Life

She was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, in Poindexter Village, one of the earliest federally funded metropolitan housing developments in the United States.

Associated With

She was influenced by the expressionist artist Jackson Pollock.