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Jeff Koons

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The following is from the Los Angeles Times, March 28, 2001:

Can He Be Serious?
Known for his kitschy works, controversial artist Jeff Koons returns to painting with a more mature approach.

By SUZANNE MUCHNIC, Times Art Writer

"I've always looked at my art and what I do in a very moral way," says Jeff Koons, smiling sweetly as he surveys big, splashy, collage-like paintings in his exhibition at Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills.  That may be news to longtime observers of the New York artist, who is largely known for merging childish desires and adult passions in kitsch statuary.  It's certainly the most shocking statement to be heard these days from the art world superstar who set of  ...  Displaying 750 of 9042 characters.



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About  Jeff Koons

Born:  1955 - York, Pennsylvania
Known for:  factory product pop art sculpture