Art of America's Picasso

Robert Rauschenberg may be the American Picasso. He is a Dionysian maverick of experimentation, openness, visual wit, and roguish nerve; an artist who cannot be diminished by others but who can only diminish himself; someone whose envelope-pushing has been inspirational for generations. As Jasper Johns generously avowed, 'Rauschenberg was the man who in this century invented the most since Picasso'. For the full story - click the title Irish Art