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The Most Pleasurable Thing in the World: Ellsworth Kelly's Enduring Legacy for Artists Today

Wednesday, May 29,
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EST

“The most pleasurable thing in the world, for me, is to see something and then translate how I see it.”
– Ellsworth Kelly

Join us for a panel conversation moderated by Eleanor Nairne, Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, and featuring Carlos Basualdo, Marion Boulton "Kippy" Stroud Deputy Director and Chief Curator, with artists Alex da Corte, Theaster Gates, Adam Pendleton, and Sarah Sze.

This event recognizes the formal naming of Gallery 275 as the Jennifer Rice and Michael Forman Gallery and is held on the occasion of the 101st anniversary of Ellsworth Kelly's birth. Special thanks to Ms. Rice and Mr. Forman for inviting the four artists to the museum.

This event is made possible by the Irma and Herbert Barness Endowed Lecture Fund.


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