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Larry Bell, XTTHOJ 15


The background of this painting is orange, darker at the top. This series was executed after the 9/11 NYC attack on the World Trade center. The abstract center is an irregular circular assemblage of green, orange and pink. There are fused metallic laminates on the lower left and mid right.

Larry Bell

Larry Bell is a contemporary American artist and sculptor. He lives and works in Taos, New Mexico, and maintains a studio in Venice, California. From 1957 to 1959 he studied at the Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles as a student of Robert Irwin, Richards Ruben, Robert Chuey, and Emerson Woelffer. He is a grant recipient from, among others, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation, and his artworks are found in the collections of many major cultural institutions. Bell’s work has been shown at museums and in public spaces in the United States and abroad over the course of his 40-year career.

Larry Bell on Wikipedia


XTTHOJ 15, 2001
mixed media collage on canvas
42" H x 42"W
Gift of Gus Foster
2013.0161.0000

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