May 26, 2018

Osvaldo Romberg: Strictly Color | Artist Talk

STRICTLY COLOR | Osvaldo Romberg 1968 – 2018
Guest Speaker: 
Carlos Basualdo
The Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Pentimenti Gallery invites you to join us for this reception featuring an artist talk by Osvaldo Romberg, and conversation with Carlos Basualdo on the past 50 years of Romberg’s fascinating life as an artist.
This solo exhibition, in honor of Romberg’s 80th birthday, features new work alongside a retrospective of work created throughout his brilliant career. 
STRICTLY COLOR | Osvaldo Romberg 1968 – 2018 will run concurrent with an installation of his work at the PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM of ART from Late May – Early September 2018.
Osvaldo Romberg is an Argentine artist, curator, and professor who lives and works in Philadelphia, Tel Aviv and Ilha Grande, Brazil. He attended the Nation College of Buenos Aires and the University of Buenos Aires. His work is in numerous museum collections including: Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires; MUHKA-Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp; Kunstmuseum, Bonn; Museo de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires; Ludwig Museum, Cologne; Leopold-Hoesch Museum, Dueren; The Haifa Museum of Modern Art, Haifa; Sprengel Museum, Hannover; The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; California State University, University Library, Long Beach; Jewish Museum, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia; The Tel Aviv Museum, Tel Aviv; Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna; Library of Congress, Washington, DC; ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany; Brooklyn Museum, New York. He has had exhibitions at institutions including: Negev Museum of Art, Beersheba (2018); Cookie Butcher, Antwerp (2017); Museum of Modern Art, Buenos Aires (2012, 2007); Philadelphia Museum of Art (2011); Z.K.M., Karlsruhe (2009); Centro Cultural Recoleta (2008); Kunst Museum, Bonn (2007, 1997); Museum of Modern Art, Saint Etienne (2005); Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna (1999), among others.
For all inquiries, please contact Pentimenti Gallery at or +1 215.625.9990.


Artist Talk & Reception: Friday, May 26, 5:30 - 7:00 PM | Talk at 6:00 PM

At Pentimenti Gallery
145 North 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106