Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : Jeff Koons

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 607)


Jeff Koons to Be Evicted!

Jeff Koons is one of the most popular and successful artists in the world, and he has never had any sort of reluctance about the pleasures of capitalism. But just because global capitalists love you doesn’t mean you can’t get pushed out by gentrification (apparently). The family that has for... More »

A Blade of Grass Deadline Approaching: $20,000 for Artists

6 days agoArts : Art Fag City

Are you an artist or arts collective who has more in common with Pablo Helguera and Mel Chin than Jeff Koons and Damien Hirst? Well, then scroll over to A Blade of Grass and apply for the organization’s annual $20,000 Fellowship for Socially Engaged Art (artists Pablo Helguera and Mel Chin were two of last year’s recipients).

Kim Kardashian Carried North West’s Finger-Painted Birkin

2 weeks agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Perhaps inspired by Jeff Koons’s recent work with Birkin bags, Kim Kardashian took yesterday as an occasion to call attention to the fact that she, too, owns an Hermès bag that has been touched by the hands of a promising artist. She showed up for a business meeting in Woodland Hills... More »

Sofia Coppola Was ‘Tortured’ by Her Birkin Bag

2 weeks agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

What do you get when you cross a Birkin bag with Jeff Koons? Pretty much the most expensive handbag imaginable, it turns out. For his latest project, Koons has been soliciting Birkin hand-me-downs from the likes of Naomi Campbell, Diane von Furstenberg, and Sofia Coppola, turning them into ready-mades, and... More »

What Are You Doing Today? What Are You Doing Tonight?

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Sophie in profile with lemonade Sophie: EDM-obsessed party monster Kyle Fleck vividly describes her music as "the club equivalent of a creepily smiling Jeff Koons sculpture." Silent Reading Party: Looking for a more silent way to spend your evening? Yes, so am I. Show More Summary

Jimmy Page and Jeff Koons Rock n' Roll

What is the next dream project for Jeff Koons? Designing an album cover for Jimmy Page. The visual artist and the guitar hero were at the 92nd Street Y in New York on November 3 for a discussion, moderated by Koons, about Page's career. "Within my life, I learned how to feel through listening to Jimmy's music, "said Koons. Show More Summary

The Pink Panther

3 weeks agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

While trawling the net today, look who I came across. Yes, it's Jayne Mansfield holding The Pink Panther, one of Jeff Koons' Banality series of sculptures. It cost him an out-of-court settlement with the copyright holders of the pink furry feline. Show More Summary

Kiehl’s x Craig & Karl Collaboration

Following in the tradition of Kiehl’s annual artist collaboration, with previous collections by Jeff Koons, KAWS and Eric Haze, comes the new collab with Craig & Karl. Embracing Craig & Karl’s signature use of bright color and graphic… The post Kiehl’s x Craig & Karl Collaboration appeared first on Highsnobiety.

Don’t Miss Storefront for Art and Architecture’s Irrelevant Yet Critical Halloween Party

4 weeks agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

Costumes from Storefront’s 2013 “corporate avant-garde”-themed Critical Halloween included, from left: Christian Wasmmann as “The Idea Man,” and Hayes Slade and friends as “Jeff Koons Retrospective.” (Photos: Cameron Blaylock) Mere days...Show More Summary

Ultimate individualists

last monthArts : Prospero

SARAH THORNTON discusses her new book in which she dives into the lives of 33 prominent artists including Ai Weiwei, Maurizio Cattelan, Jeff Koons and Damien Hirst

Another Vandal Hits Jeff Koons Retrospective

last monthArts : Hyperallergic

Last night, a graffiti writer identified by the New York Times as Christopher Johnson, 33, of Manhattan, vandalized a fourth floor wall of the Jeff Koons retrospective at the Whitney Museum of Art.

Self-portrait by Pablo Picasso that has not previously been exhibited in public goes on view in London

last monthArts : Artdaily

Self, on public display at Ordovas from 14 October until 13 December 2014, looks at interpretations of self-portraiture by four of the greatest artists of the 20th century ? Francis Bacon, Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons and Pablo Picasso.Show More Summary

Gorgeous, Voluptuous and Only Four Hundred Years Old

The most successful artist of his time; his gorgeous, voluptuous and very expensive artworks --often of monumental scale -- is an absolute must-have for the powerful and wealthy. No, no, no... I am not talking about Jeff Koons. Let's...Show More Summary

Reminder! Play a Life-Size Board Game With Us Tonight

2 months agoArts : Art Fag City

Jen Catron and Paul Outlaw have outdone themselves again. We'll be taking the air out of the high-end art world by yelling from the critics corner. You should also come for the free champagne from the Jeff Koons/ Don Perignon/ Jen and Paul Collaboration and Paul McCarthy ketchup sandwiches.

Christie's presents Jeff Koons' 'Balloon Monkey (Orange)' in prominent six-week outdoor exhibition

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

On the heels of the foremost Jeff Koons? retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Christie?s will offer Balloon Monkey (Orange), as one of the highlights of the November evening sale of Post-War and Contemporary Art. Jeff...Show More Summary

Thursday Links: Jeff Likes Monkeys

2 months agoArts : Art Fag City

[caption id="attachment_68961" align="aligncenter" width="553"] Robots do tai chi at the Westport Library. (Image courtesy of Danny Ghitis for The Wall Street Journal)[/caption] Now that there’s this Jeff Koons retrospective at The Whitney, I guess it’s a good time for collectors to sell their work. Show More Summary

Artistic Inspiration or Piracy? Does Copyright Law Favor the Famous?

"Michael Jackson and Bubbles" -- Jeff Koons APM Marketplace Jeff Koons’ retrospective show at the Whitney Museum of Art is a grand testimonial to his work over the decades. It is also “a time capsule for copyright law,” says Andrew Gilden, teaching fellow at Stanford University Law School.

Queens art class is inspired by pop-art star Jeff Koons

Welcome to the refined world of postmodern art — for the 5-year-old set.

I Took My Kids to the Jeff Koons Retrospective (Oops)

My family had an opportunity to visit New York City for a full week recently. It was the longest my husband and I (the Lo half of Em & Lo) had been there since having kids. Before breeding, we'd lived there for years, gorging on the countless cultural opportunities at our disposal. Show More Summary

The Only Thing You'll Ever Need To Read About Jeff Koons

Writing in the New York Review of Books, Jed Perl takes a stand against Art Smarm. Jeff Koons's retrospective at The Whitney Museum of Art, which opened in July, consumes more space and cost more money than any exhibit the museum has ever devoted to a single artist. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC