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Ellsworth Kelly, shown before one of his huge pieces at Peter Carlson Enterprises, Sun Valley, in 1996, has died at the age of 92. Clarence Williams/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

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Artist Ellsworth Kelly, Master Of Colorful Abstraction, Dies At 92

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Over a decades-long career, Frank Stella has done sculptures, three-dimensional reliefs, brightly-colored geometric shapes and mostly black paintings that literally changed the way people looked at art. (Pictured here: Empress of India, 1965.) 2015 Frank Stella/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Digital Image/The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA / Art Resource, NY. hide caption

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With Artist Frank Stella, What You See Is What You See

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Artist Rogan Brown's paper sculptures are many times larger than the organisms that inspire them. Magic Circle Variation 5 is approximately 39 inches wide by 39 inches tall in its entirety. Brown has created multiple versions of Magic Circle, the shape of which alludes to a petri dish and a microscope lens. Courtesy of Rogan Brown hide caption

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In his 1942 mural The Underground Railroad, Woodruff shows slaves about to cross the Ohio River to freedom. Peter Harholdt/Copyright Talladega College hide caption

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With Powerful Murals, Hale Woodruff Paved The Way For African-American Artists

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In 'Drawing Blood,' A Life Of Art And Action

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An Iranian woman looks at the painting "Sienna, Orange Black on Dark Brown" by artist Mark Rothko during the opening of an exhibition at Tehran's Museum of Contemporary Art on Nov. 20. Iran amassed a spectacular collection of modern Western art in the 1970s under Shah Reza Pahlavi, but it has rarely been on display since the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hidden For Decades, Pollocks, Rothkos And More Go On Display In Iran

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Japanese Illustrator Shigeru Mizuki Dies At 93

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Boston Museum Exhibit Celebrates Legacy Of Black Mountain College

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Willem de Kooning's Woman — Ochre (oil on canvas, 1954-55) has been missing for 30 years. University of Arizona Museum of Art hide caption

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University of Arizona Museum of Art

Where's This Painting? 30 Years After Its Theft, Nobody Knows

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One of the main attractions in "The Edible Monument" exhibition at the Getty Center in Los Angeles is a nine-foot long sugar palace showing the Greek sorceress Circe meeting Odysseus' men. Abbie Fentress Swanson for NPR hide caption

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One of artist Janet Echelman's giant, billowing net sculptures. Courtesy of Janet Echelman hide caption

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How Did A Mishap Lead To An Artist's Best Work?

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Correction: World's Largest Jigsaw Puzzle

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World's Largest Jigsaw Puzzle 'Wildlife' Features Fantasy Forest

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This Art Exhibit Makes You 'Wonder' — And That's The Whole Point

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Southern California Finally Sees Rain — In A Museum

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