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Robert Studley Forrest Hughes

Robert Studley Forrest Hughes, Australian art critic. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science.


  • Hughes, Robert Studley Forrest was born on July 28, 1938 in Sydney, Australia. Son of Geoffrey Eyre Forrest and Margaret (Vidal) Hughes.

  • Education

    • Student, Saint Ignatius College, Sydney, Australia. Student art and architecture, Sydney University, 1961.


    • Free-lance writer, to 1970. Member staff Time magazine, New York City, since 1970, now senior writer. Lecturer on art.


    • American Visions : The Epic History of Art in America
    • by Robert Hughes Lavishly illustrated and packed with biographies, anecdotes, astute and stimulating critical commentary, and sharp social history, this book was published in association with an eight-part PBS television series.


    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science.


    • 1 child, Danton Vidal. Married Victoria Whistler, May 30, 1981.
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    Born July 28, 1938
    • 1961
      Sydney University
    • 1970
      member, staff Time magazine