|Ellsworth Kelly arrives at LACMA’s gala opening of the Broad Contemporary Art Museum on February 9, 2008 in Los Angeles|
|Born||May 31, 1923|
Newburgh, New York, U.S.
|Died||December 27, 2015 (aged 92)|
Spencertown, New York, U.S.
|Field||Painting, sculpture, printmaking|
École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
|Influenced by||Henri Matisse|
Romanesque and Byzantine art
Ellsworth Kelly (May 31, 1923 – December 27, 2015) was an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker. He worked with hard-edge painting, Color Field painting and the minimalist school. His works showed unique techniques showing simplicity of form, similar to the work of John McLaughlin and Kenneth Noland.
References[change | change source]
- Cotter, Holland. "Ellsworth Kelly, Artist Who Mixed European Abstraction Into Everyday Life, Dies at 92". New York Times. Retrieved 28 December 2015.