Mike Kelley dies at 57; LA contemporary artist
1 2012 at 2:20 PM Mike Kelley was a contemporary American artist who was known for his collaborations in collage, textile, found object assemblages, and performances. He was a student of John Baldessari, and his work is included in The Phoenix Art
Artist Mike Kelley has passed away at his home in Los Angeles, having apparently taken his own life. The tragic news was confirmed to BLOUIN ARTINFO by Helene Winer, of New York's Metro Pictures gallery, a long-time.
Christopher Knight looks back at the art of Mike Kelley, who died Tuesday at 57.
Mike Kelley, the daring and influential contemporary installation artist who counted the band Sonic Youth and artist Paul McCarthy among his collaborators, has died, police said Wednesday.
Gagosian Gallery has confirmed a report this afternoon by GalleristNY that the artist Mike Kelley is dead. He was 57. The gallery declined to offer details on the time or circumstances of the death, but one thing we know: this is.