Up, Down & Other Opposites with Ellsworth Kelly

Ellsworth Kelly's paintings and sculptures take center stage in this creative visual presentation of opposites. The pairings range from together / apart to vertical / horizontal, from full / empty to front / back [of a canvas!], providing readers with both expected and unexpected visual vocabulary. Images include Ellsworth's most famous works, as well as some lesser-known pieces, providing a stunning representation of colors and dimensions. Playfully written and created in partnership with the Ellsworth Kelly Foundation, this unique and stylish concept book marks the fifth title in the First Concepts with Fine Artists series.

  • ISBN: 9780714876290
  • Author: Phaidon
  • Availability: 39
  • Pub date: 27.02.18
  • RRP: $16.99
  • Format: Board book



Ellsworth Kelly (1923-2015) was an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker who became known, post-WWII, as one of the country's premiere abstract artists. His work is internationally known, exhibited, awarded, auctioned, and celebrated.

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