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Willem de Kooning

 (1904 - 1997)
Willem de Kooning was active/lived in New York / Netherlands, Germany.  Willem de Kooning is known for abstract expressionist painting, figurative.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Willem de Kooning


Birth / Death:  1904 Rotterdam, Holland - 1997 East Hampton, New York

Methods for Willem de Kooning

Advertising Art
Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Illustration, Illustrator
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Palette Knife, Heavy Texture
Sculpture, Sculptor

Media for Willem de Kooning

Ink

Styles for Willem de Kooning

Abstract Expressionism
Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)

Subjects for Willem de Kooning

Animals, Mammals
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Landscape
Portraits

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Willem de Kooning

Long Island, New York

Art Association for Willem de Kooning

American Abstract Artists-
Society of Independent Artists-
The Club, New York
Woodstock Art Association

Schools for Willem de Kooning

Black Mountain College, Teacher
Yale School of Fine Art, Teacher

Awards/Recognition for Willem de Kooning

National Medal of Arts

Chronology for Willem de Kooning

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Willem de Kooning

Anna and Frank Hall Collection, Sheldon Gallery, Lincoln
Richard Weisman Collection
UBS-Paine Webber Collection

Added Description for Willem de Kooning

Abstraction Specialty
Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Commercial Art, Advertising
Married to an Artist
Pastel Specialty
Printmaking Specialty
WPA: New Deal Federal Arts Project

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for Willem de Kooning

Art of This Century, Peggy Guggenheim, New York City
Knoedler Gallery, New York City
Stable Gallery, New York City
The Pollock Gallery, Toronto

Exhibition of Art Association for Willem de Kooning

Society of Independent Artists--

Exhibition of Museum for Willem de Kooning

Art Institute of Chicago
Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
Museum of Modern Art, New York
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art


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Untitled VIII

© 2007 The Willem de Kooning Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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