US artist Ellsworth Kelly dies aged 92
28 December 2015
From the section Entertainment & Arts
Kelly lived and worked in Spencertown, New York
Influential abstract artist Ellsworth Kelly has died at the age of 92.
According to dealer and gallery owner Matthew Marks, he died of natural causes at home in New York.
Known for vibrant works with geometric shapes and bright colours, the artist had retrospectives at New York’s Guggenheim and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art over his career.
In 2013, he was presented with the National Medal of Arts by US President Barack Obama.
Kelly was born in Newburgh, New York, in 1923 …read more
Source:: BBC Entertainment