Born 1956. Robert Kelly is an American artist based in New York City. Kelly worked as a commercial photographer for Polaroid in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and completed residencies at The MacDowell Colony and The Károlyi Foundation, Vence, France, before devoting himself entirely to painting in 1982. His works are in collections in Europe and the United States, including The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Brooklyn Museum, The Museum of Fine Arts of Santa Fe and the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutger’s University, among others. Kathy collaborated with Robert as platemaker and master printer for seven years, during the 90's.