• Jeff Koons Retrospective /// Whitney Museum of American Art June 27-Oct 10

    Easily one of the most popular yet controversial artists of his generation, Jeff Koons receives a retrospective at one of America’s most acclaimed museums. Known for his new approach to ready-mades and an infatuation with mass culture, Koons has enjoyed a career spanning over 35 years. The exhibition is the most comprehensive survey of Koons’ […]
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  • Jeff Koons’ ‘Popeye’ to Debut at Sotheby’s, Expected to Sell for $25 Million USD

    Alexander Rotter of Contemporary Art Worldwide explores the enduring power and appeal of the character Popeye as a subject for artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Jeff Koons, whose newly unveiled 2,000-pound, exquisitely colored sculpture presents the cartoon icon as the ultimate American hero. Jeff Koons’ Popeye will be on offer during Sotheby’s […]
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  • Jeff Koons Designs Mega Yacht ‘Guilty’

    Greek Cypriot industrialist and art collector Dakis Joannou recently commissioned Jeff Koons and Italian yacht designer Ivana Porfiri to design him a mega yacht. A floating piece of art, Guilty measures in at 115 feet long and ranks as Koons’ largest project to date. Inspired by British naval camouflage from World War I, the yacht’s […]
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  • Miami Art Basel /// Jeff Koons Premieres “BMW Art Car”

    “Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art,” Andy Warhol once said. Andy Warhol made pop art ubiquitous with brand names. In the current era, Jeff Koons follows in the lineage of the Warhol school of thought — Koons makes artwork a fascinating business. The Koons imprint was prominent at Miami Art […]
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  • Pharrell and Jeff Koons Talk Art, Inspiration and More

    On the latest episode of ARTST TLK, general mastermind Pharrell Williams sits down with artist Jeff Koons, whose most recent work includes the cover of Lady Gaga’s album, ARTPOP. In their nearly half-hour conversation, the two discuss everything from using art to start a dialogue of acceptance to the messy custody battle that lead to […]
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    • 7 Years ago
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