A portfolio that encompasses 52 weekly series of original small works on paper. Each week focuses on different themes such as neutrinos, cells, planets, botanicals, algae, butterflies, topographical maps, and celestial bodies, with a total of 366 pieces. The works come by the week in a suite of 7 original pieces.
Renee Robbins is a Chicago-based visual artist who focuses on depicting micro to macro relationships. She has exhibited widely, including exhibitions at Lois Lambert Gallery, Santa Monica, CA; Fermilab National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL; Firecat Projects, Chicago, IL; Packer Schopf Gallery, Chicago, IL; Adventureland Gallery, Chicago, IL; and Ann Tower Gallery, Lexington, KY. Her work has also been presented in exhibitions at the Alden B Dow Museum of Science and Art, Midland, MI; South Bend Art Museum, South Bend, IN; Alexandria Museum, Alexandria, LA; and the Kresge Art Museum, East Lansing, MI. The Chicago Gallery News featured her work as a ‘Young Chicago Artist’ to watch. The forms in her paintings have been classified by a diatom taxonomist in an artist feature on the US Diatoms database at the University of Colorado. Robbins received her MFA from Michigan State University and a BFA from the University of Kentucky.
Pocket Pod Series Published January 25, 2014