Robyn O’Neil was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1977, and currently lives in Washington State. She mainly makes drawings. Her work was included in the 2004 Whitney Biennial. She is the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including a Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant, an Artadia grant, and the Hunting Prize. O’Neil has had several traveling solo museum exhibitions in the United States, and her work is included in over fifty noted museums throughout the world. She received a grant from the Irish Film Board for a film written and art directed by her entitled “WE, THE MASSES” which was conceived of at Werner Herzog’s Rogue Film School. The film won several awards at respected film festivals upon its release. She also hosts the weekly podcast “ME READING STUFF.”
Robyn’s work is represented by Susan Inglett Gallery, Inman Gallery, and Western Exhibitions.
to watch Robyn giving the world an art assignment on PBS’s The Art Assignment with John Green!
to listen to Robyn every single week at ME READING STUFF.
to watch Robyn discuss her career retrospective at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
to watch Robyn talk about her work and career at The Menil Collection.
to listen to Robyn as the featured guest on KCRW and McSweeney’s The Organist.