London, Gimpel Fils, Robert Adams Late Bronzes, Sept – October 1988, no. 23, illustrated in catalogue;
Woking, The Lightbox, 2D:3D – Discover the Art of Sculpture: Sculpture & Sculptors’ Drawings from The Ingram Collection, 1 February – 1 March 2008;
London, Sotheby’s, Sculpture and Sculptors’ Drawings from The Ingram Collection, 10 – 21 January 2011;
London, Canary Wharf, Bronze Sculptures from The Ingram Collection, 16 September – 15 November 2013;
Hastings, Jerwood Gallery, Century: 100 Modern British Artists, 23 October 2016 – 8 January 2017;
Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, Reflection: British Art in an Age of Change, 17 August 2019 – 5 January 2020
Adams’ work of the 1960s often used welded steel sheets, sometimes perforated. Ideally these were to be displayed against a well-lit background so as to allow light to shine through. In the 1970s and until his death Adams concentrated on bronze casts, designed from a simple, Minimalist form.