10.01.2012 [Forbes] - Currently, Sos is fascinated with the work of Jeff Koons, the Pop Art sensation whose “cartoons” of the Pop slice of culture are going for extraordinary prices. Sos says Koons has 50 artists in his shop replicating ancient Greek and Roman figures with
09.01.2012 [Sydney Morning Herald] - There are many things to loathe about Jeff Koons. Much of his work is a triumph of money and plastic. Even when he does not work in plastic, he seems, somehow, to be hygienically safeguarded against any infection by meaning. This, to me, is his gravest
10.01.2012 [Calcutta Telegraph] - ... commissioned — for millions of rupees and by none other than the Election Commission of India — to perform the solemn task of wrapping up colossal statues of elephants and chief ministers in pink polythene, making Jeff Koons turn green with envy.
Jeffrey "Jeff" Koons (born January 21, 1955) is an American artist known for his reproductions of banal objects—such as Balloon animals produced in stainless steel with mirror finish surfaces. He lives and works in New York City and his hometown York, Pennsylvania.
Press Release. UPDATE (6/19/17) : Jeff Koons, Seated Ballerina has been extended and will remain on view at Rockefeller Center through Monday, July 17! Kiehl's Since 1851 and Art Production Fund Present. Seated Ballerina by Jeff Koons. on view May 12 – July 17, 2017 at Rockefeller Center.
Snapchat launches an augmented reality platform to showcase virtual installations by Jeff Koons at landmarks around the world. Snapchat accidentally revealed it was working with the renowned artist; A technical glitch meant hidden details about the project were leaked online; Paris, London, New York ...
Lisa Dennison, the former director of the Guggenheim, joins Tobias Meyer and Alex Rotter to explore the perfection and duality of Jeff Koons' Hanging Heart (Magenta/Gold) from his... - 11.21.2007, PyroTV
02.02.2012 [DiePresse.com] - Und könnte auch eine Gruppenausstellung unter Beteiligung von Franz West, Otto Muehl, Jeff Koons, Erwin Wurm, Christian Eisenberger und Zenita Komad sein. Überspitzt formuliert. Trotzdem ist es unglaublich, wie viele heute noch spannende Ansätze hier
02.02.2012 [Huffington Post] - Maybe one of my students will someday end up working for Jeff Koons: After all, the artists who do his paintings for him are very, very good. Or, maybe one of my students will somehow become genuinely famous as an artist. Will he or she do it through
01.02.2012 [Huffington Post] - "I think going to a museum is interesting, but going to Jeff Koons' studio, or Damien Hirst's, Bacon's...anybody... to see an artist work is kind of amazing. And really interesting for people who [want to] look at art." "You come in here
01.02.2012 [iLiteratura] - Přesto Martin záhy mapy opustí a bude se věnovat hyperrealistickým malbám různých světoznámých osobností, jakými jsou umělci Jeff Koons a Damien Hirst nebo informatici Steve Jobs a Bill Gates (ne nepodobným stalinistickým so…ticko-realistickým
25.01.2012 [The Quietus] - Do you mean you don't delegate in the way, say, Jeff Koons delegates to artists working for him? NG: Ahhh no, no, no, I wasn't thinking of that. You drive a car and you don't know how to work the engine, you know. And I think it's not good when someone
02.02.2012 [TCPalm] - ... Bob and Lauree Simmons, brother-in-law and sister of Byron Russell, who co-hosted the event; Cleve Mash of Dirty Martini and more; Mo Foster and Sally Sevareid of the Mo & Sally Show on Kool 105.5; former Palm Beach County Commissioner Jeff Koons;
30.01.2012 [GalleristNY] - And Mr. Taylor wonders, discussing Jeff Koons, “how many seemingly intelligent and sophisticated people have been taken in by this erstwhile stockbroker.” This is part one in a series of essays. [Bloomberg] Art Market Monitor breaks down the recent
27.01.2012 [The Atlantic Cities] - Even the Caspian Sea is in line for a make-over, in the form of a promenade dotted by works from Jeff Koons and Anish Kapoor, with a Gehry-designed art museum for good measure. Not bad for a city that, not too long ago, didn't even have any gas
20.01.2012 [Oxford Student] - Most of the big names of contemporary art have help creating their work – Anish Kapoor and Tracy Emin both use assistants, whilst multimillionaire purveyor of gigantic rabbits Jeff Koons reportedly employs over 120. But is Hockney really right to say
11.01.2012 [Catwalk Queen] - For his Pre-Fall collection, Matthew Williamson turned to the artworks of Jeff Koons and the photography of Javier Vallhonrat. The British designer also cited Russian czar architecture as another inspiration which helped him to create this eclectic mix
02.02.2012 [Vogue.it] - Dopo la chiaccheratissima mostra di Jeff Koons, ora spetta all'artista giapponese cimentarsi con stucchi, sale degli specchi e appartamenti lussuosi. I suoi coloratissimi ed eccessivi funghi radioattivi ei suoi ludici personaggi post-atomici
02.02.2012 [Vogue.it] - Per le sue Art Collection l'azienda triestina ha voluto i migliori artisti internazionali, tra cui Louise Bourgeois, Jeff Koons, Robert Rauschenberg, Julian Schnabel, Marina Abramović, ma anche molti registi, come Pedro Almodóvar, Francis Ford Coppola
27.01.2012 [Boulevard Baden] - Weitere geplante Ausstellungen der Fondation Beyeler widmen sich den Künstlern Jeff Koons, Philippe Pareno und Edgar Degas. Im vergangenen Jahr habe das 1997 eröffnete Museum seine Besucherzahlen um 10,8 Prozent auf den Rekordwert von 426.856 Eintritte
27.01.2012 [Le Figaro] - En 2008 et 2010, les cartes blanches données à l'Américain Jeff Koons et au Japonais Takashi Murakami avaient défrayé la chronique et provoqué une polémique dans les milieux patrimoniaux. Tout en confirmant l'organisation d'une exposition de l'artiste
01.02.2012 [Vanitatis.com] - Entre las actividades programadas para la efeméride destaca la presencia de Jeff Koons, autor de Puppy, para crear un "traje floral" para su escultura situada a la entrada del Guggenheim. También habrá un concurso para creadores menores de treinta años
27.01.2012 [El Mundo.es] - En mayo, el artista Jeff Koons, el creador de 'Puppy', se unirá a las celebraciones y creará un traje especial para el perro gigante que custodia la entrada al museo. Camisetas diseñadas por los diseñadores vizcaínos Ailanto, Ion Fiz, J+G
Jeff Koons' Seated Ballerina at Rockefeller Center is the latest of the artist's work in New York City, but he has many other pieces viewable today and installed in the past. Koons, a New York resident, was born in York, Pennsylvania in 1955 and came to international acclaim following a 1980 exhibition at ...
Fresh off his potential “Colbert Bump,” conceptual artist Jeff Koons took a potential PR black eye this weekend in a New York Times Magazine piece titled “I Was Jeff Koons's Studio Serf.” Former painter John Powers tells a short, but harrowing tale of working in the high-pressure studio of “ideas ...
In the summer of 2012, the SCHIRN and the Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung turn their attention to the work of American artist Jeff Koons (born in 1955), an artist who has been setting trends in the art world since the 1980s.
What do you even say about a thing like JAY-Z rapping in the shadow of a 40-foot dog balloon? It was prophesied, of course, in “Picasso Baby,” Hov's statement of purpose as a rich guy with a burgeoning interest in buying deathly-expensive art: “Jeff Koons balloons, I just wanna blow up.” He did just that, ...
As one of the world's most successful – not to mention controversial – artists, Jeff Koons was a perfect choice to be our first-ever Guest Editor in 2007, along with Dieter Rams and Hedi Slimane. Throwing himself into the project with characteristic enthusiasm, Koons produced an eye-popping homage to childhood heroes ...
Jeff Koons, one of the most celebrated artists of our time, was born in York, Pennsylvania, in 1955. Mr. Koons‟ work has been exhibited internationally and is in numerous public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY), Whitney Museum of American Art (New York, NY), Guggenheim Museum (New ...
Money, fame and privilege are excellent cushions. In excess they provide a soft, pillowy, isolating protection from many of life's harsher realities. It is impossible to know what Jeff Koons would be like as a person and an artist without those cushions. Because his artworks have consistently broken ...
Jeff Koons In Florence, an eagerly anticipated exhibition of the year explores the relationship between the provoking beauty of the works by the brilliant American artist and the timeless masterpieces by Donatello (1386-1466) and Michelangelo (1475-1564). The locations chosen for such a juxtaposition are theRoom of the ...