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Robert Natkin
Date: American abstract painter, 1930–2010
School: Abstract painter
Biography: Chicago-born Robert Natkin studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and is best known for his unique blending of abstract styles of the second half of the 20th century, including Abstract Expressionism, Color Field painting, and Lyrical Abstraction. Natkin utilized found fabrics and textured materials to create surface character.