Ellsworth Kelly, a giant in American abstract art, dead at 92 - Berkshire Eagle (subscription)

American abstract artist Ellsworth Kelly in his studio in Spencertown, N.Y. Kelly, considered one of America's foremost artists, died at his home in Spencertown over the weekend. He was 92. Posted Wednesday, December 30, 2015 4:26 am. The Associated ...

Ellsworth Kelly's Brandeis connection - The Boston Globe

With the passing of Ellsworth Kelly, who died on Sunday at 92, we have lost an artist of extraordinary creativity with a genius for crossing generic boundaries and defying characterizations. While I was privileged to confer upon him an honorary ...

Abstract painter, sculptor Ellsworth Kelly dies aged 92 - New York Daily News

Ellsworth Kelly, a painter and sculptor who was one of the most influential American artists of the 20th century, has died. He was 92. Kelly's abstract paintings combined vivid colors with geometric shapes, premiere examples of the minimalist aesthetic ...

Artist Ellsworth Kelly's Philadelphia legacy - Philly.com

Ellsworth Kelly speaks during a press preview at the The Barnes Foundation Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in Philadelphia. by Matt Gelb, Staff Writer. Matt Gelb. Staff Writer. The city's first piece of abstract public art - an iconic 1957 wall-mounted ...

American minimalist artist Ellsworth Kelly dies at 92 - Deutsche Welle

The painter and sculptor Ellsworth Kelly was known for his use of bright colors and simple patterns. He has been described as bridging American and European modernism. Ellsworth Kelly. The 92-year old died of natural causes, and is survived by his ...

Abstract Master Ellsworth Kelly Dies at 92 - Voice of America

American master of abstract art, Ellsworth Kelly, died Sunday at his home in Spencertown, New York at the age of 92. His death was announced by Matthew Marks of the Matthew Marks Gallery in New York. The painter, sculptor and printmaker had studied at ...

Artist Ellsworth Kelly dies at 92 - The Register Star

SPENCERTOWN — At age 92, Ellsworth Kelly, one of America's leading abstract artists, was still creating art, with various paintings and sculptures in the works, Matthew Marks, of Matthew Marks Gallery, told The Associated Press. The Manhattan gallery ...

In the Studio of an American Great: The Day I Met Ellsworth Kelly - Daily Beast

When Tim Teeman met the artist, they talked intimately about his life, art, and mortality—and his strange encounters with Picasso, Giacometti, Miró, and Francis Bacon. Tim Teeman. 12.28.15 5:15 PM ET. When I visited Ellsworth Kelly at his upstate New ...

Renowned abstract artist Ellsworth Kelly dies at age 92 - The Boston Globe

Ellsworth Kelly, the world-renowned abstract painter and sculptor whose work combined an everyday French suavity with vaulting American confidence, died Sunday. He was 92. His death at his home in Spencertown, N.Y., was announced by Matthew Marks ...

Ellsworth Kelly, Who Shaped Geometries on a Bold Scale, Dies at 92 - New York Times

Ellsworth Kelly, one of America's great 20th-century abstract artists, who in the years after World War II shaped a distinctive style of American painting by combining the solid shapes and brilliant colors of European abstraction with forms distilled ...

Artist Ellsworth Kelly, Spencertown resident, dead at 92 - Albany Times Union

Artist Ellsworth Kelly's work entitled "Yellow Blue" is seen at the Empire State Plaza on Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, in Albany, N.Y. (Paul Buckowski / Times Union). Photo: PAUL BUCKOWSKI. Buy this photo. Image 2 of 11. Ellsworth Kelly's "Primary Tapestry ...

'He impacted the way we see the world': Gwyneth Paltrow and Katie Holmes post touching tributes to late abstract ... - Daily Mail

Gwyneth Paltrow and Katie Holmes both took to Instagram on Sunday to mark the passing of one of the art world's greats. Ellsworth Kelly passed away at the age of 92, and each actress shared a touching tribute with their followers as soon as they heard ...

Ellsworth Kelly evolved own mode of abstraction with timeless art - SFGate

Ellsworth Kelly, the influential artist who died Sunday at 92, set surprisingly modest goals for the impact of his art on the world. Mr. Kelly knew that the work might puzzle his audience at first and admitted that it would likely take time, over many ...

Ellsworth Kelly, abstract artist of enduring influence, dies at 92 - Washington Post

Ellsworth Kelly, whose deceptively simple use of color and shape made him one of the past century's most significant and enduring abstract artists, died Sunday at his home in Spencertown, N.Y. He was 92. His death was confirmed by his New York dealer, ...

An artist who never wavered from his vision - Washington Post

When an artist lives as long as Ellsworth Kelly, who died Sunday at age 92, it can be difficult to recapture what made that person's work bracing when it was new. And when an artist is as successful as Kelly was, when his work becomes canonical and ...

Ellsworth Kelly (1923- 2015) and his “Austin” pavilion - austin360 (blog)

To be called “Austin” and situated outside the Blanton Museum of Art, the chapellike building will be constructed of pale stone with two arch-roofed rectangular volumes together forming a plus sign-shaped structure. Three of the short wings of the ...

Why Ellsworth Kelly Was a Giant in the World of American Art - Smithsonian

Ellsworth Kelly, considered one of the great American artists of the 20th century for his pioneering work in minimalist painting and sculpture, died Sunday in his Spencertown, New York, home, at the age of 92. Recognized for his vivid use of geometric ...

Abstract artist Ellsworth Kelly, creator of sculpture outside Barnes, dies at 92 - Newsworks.org

Ellsworth Kelly, who died Sunday at the age of 92, is shown sitting in front of his first monumental wall sculpture, 12 feet high and 67 feet wide. The work was exhibited at the Barnes in Philadelphia in 2013 for a celebration of the artist's 90th ...

American abstract painter Ellsworth Kelly leaves Texas legacy - Houston Chronicle

Ellsworth Kelly at his studio in Spencertown, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2012. Kelly, who in the years after World War II shaped a distinctive style of American painting by combining the solid shapes and brilliant colors ... more. Photo: FRED R. CONRAD, STF. Image ...

When Ellsworth Kelly jilted San Diego - San Diego Reader

#Sunday's passing at 92 of Ellsworth Kelly, noted in the New York Times as "one of America's great 20th-century abstract artists," has gone unheralded in San Diego, though he was once a household name here, famous for walking away from a controversial ...