Irene Robinson was born in Gilroy, California and raised on a 2200 acre cattle ranch. She studied painting with John Cunningham at the original Carmel Art Institute. She has resided on the Monterey Peninsula since 1962 and has been a member of the Carmel Art Association since 1985.
Robinson is noted for her vigorous, yet lyrical line drawing and powerful compositions which capture the movement and essence of her subjects.
Update: Irene Robinson passed away in the spring of 2018.