Tag Archives: Ellsworth Kelly


Pictures at an Exhibition
'Reduce, Repeat, Reuse' 2015, installation view.COURTESY BARBARA KRAKOW GALLERY

‘Reduce, Reuse, Repeat’ at Barbara Krakow Gallery

Today’s show: “Reduce, Repeat, Reuse” is currently on view at Barbara Krakow gallery in Boston. The exhibition presents works by Ellsworth Kelly, Robert Moskowitz, and Peter Downsbrough, all of which were created with black ink on paper. The show is on … Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Richard Serra, IV Hreppholar, 1991, etching. THE CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART, GIFT OF THE PRINT CLUB OF CLEVELAND IN HONOR OF BRENDA AND EVAN H. TURNER

‘Fresh Prints: From Nineties to Now’ at Cleveland Museum of Art

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Fresh Prints: The Nineties to Now” is currently on view at Cleveland Museum of Art until July 26. The exhibition showcases printmaking techniques from a variety of contemporary artists … Read More


Artists Retrospective
Installation view of Ellsworth Kelly at Matthew Marks Gallery. ©ELLSWORTH KELLY/COURTESY MATTHEW MARKS GALLERY

Converting Painting into Sculpture: William Rubin on Ellsworth Kelly’s Signature Style, in 1963

With four shows at Matthew Marks Gallery, Ellsworth Kelly is having one of the most exciting moments in his career at age 92. These shows find Kelly continuing his interest in blurring the line between painting and sculpture. His colorful … Read More


Market price check
Katz's Blue Angle, 2014.


COURTESY MATTHEW MARKS

Price Check: Kelly at Matthew Marks, Katz at Mary Ryan and Gavin Brown’s Enterprise

Price Check is a recurring column that looks into the price of works currently on view at commercial galleries. Have they sold? For how much? Are either or both of these answers shocking compared to the amount the works sold for … Read More


Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Cildo Meireles' Amerikkka, made of 20,050 wooden eggs painted with polyurethane lacquer, and 40,000 bullets.


COURTESY GALERIE LELONG

9 Art Events To Attend In New York City This Week

TUESDAY, MAY 12Opening: Ellsworth Kelly at Matthew MarksAll four of Matthew Marks’s Chelsea galleries will be dedicated to new works by Ellsworth Kelly, who will soon celebrate his 92nd birthday. Fourteen paintings and four 7-foot-tall aluminium sculptures (Kelly’s first sculptures … Read More


2015 Venice Biennale News
Joan Jonas.


COURTESY THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM

Helen Frankenthaler Foundation Pledges $200,000 Towards Joan Jonas’s Venice Biennale Presentation

The MIT List Visual Arts Center has announced that the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation has pledged a gift of $200,000 in support of Joan Jonas’s presentation for the U.S. Pavilion at the Venice Biennale this year. This gift raises the List’s fundraising … Read More


2015 Venice Biennale News
Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.


COURTESY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Vervoordt Foundation, Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia Will Examine ‘Universal Proportions’ in Venice Biennale Show

The Axel & May Vervoordt Foundation and the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia will present a show called “PROPORTIO” at the Palazzo Fortuny in Venice, which will run from May 9 through November 22. This fifth edition of their biennial … Read More


Reviews

‘Color as Structure’ at McKenzie Fine Art

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Reviews
Lygia Clark, Óculos, 1968, industrial rubber, metal, and glass, 117⁄

Lygia Clark at Museum of Modern Art

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Reviews
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‘Yinka Shonibare: MBE Magic Ladders’ at Barnes Foundation

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Profiles
Genny Nissenbaum with Tempest (Study for The Raft), 2005, a video piece by Bill Viola.  ©CAROLINE VOAGEN NELSON

Genny and Selmo Nissenbaum: Where Tables Collide and Houses Fly

Brazilian collectors Genny and Selmo Nissenbaum use their holdings to create a conversation, and keep people talking Read More


News
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Ian Berry: Teaching Students How To See

Director Ian Berry has established Skidmore College’s Tang Museum as a leader among teaching museums, transforming it into a laboratory that combines various disciplines with art Read More


News Retrospective
Ellsworth Kelly, Red Blue Green, 1963, oil on canvas. 

COURTESY THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART SAN DIEGO.

Retrospective: Ellsworth Kelly’s Fantastic Plastic Language

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Trends
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‘You Become Better with Age’

Artists who are going strong at 80 and up find that old age offers freedom, self-assurance, and room to explore Read More