Ronald Brooks Kitaj (1932 – 2007), known as R.B. Kitaj, is widely-recognized as one of the forerunners of Pop Art. His paintings and prints are instantly recognizable for their ability to use the impersonal visual language that inspired Pop Art while at the same time incorporating painterly brushstrokes, organic forms, and human sentiment.
Born in Ohio to Jewish immigrants, R.B. Kitaj studied at the Cooper Union in New York, the… Read more