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The Koons Effect

Jeff Koons, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988. Porcelain; 42 × 70 1⁄2 × 32 1⁄2 in. (106.7 × 179.1 × 82.6 cm). Private collection. © Jeff Koons

Lectures, Talks, Readings 

The Koons Effect

Thurs, Sept 11, 2014  7 PM

In this panel discussion, Carol Bove, Laura Owens, Stephen Prina, and Jordan Wolfson reflect on the art of Jeff Koons.

$8 general admission; $6 seniors and students; free for members with advance registration.

Walter Annenberg Annual Lecture: Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons (b. 1955), Play-Doh, 1994–2014. Polychromed aluminum, 120 × 108 × 108 in. (304.8 × 274.3 × 274.3 cm). One of five unique versions. Bill Bell Collection. © Jeff Koons. Photograph by Ron Amstutz

Lectures, Talks, Readings 

Walter Annenberg Annual Lecture: Jeff Koons

Tues, Sept 30, 2014  7 PM

In this tenth Annenberg Lecture, Jeff Koons will speak with Adam D. Weinberg, the Whitney’s Alice Pratt Brown Director.

$20 general admission; $12 members, seniors, and students.

Jeff Koons, Poodle, 1991. Polychromed wood; 23 × 39 1⁄2 x 20 1⁄2 in. (58.4 × 100.3 × 52.1 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; promised gift of Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner P. 2011.212. © Jeff Koons

The Whitney offers free guided visits for New York City public schools

Tours build upon classroom learning through discussions and activities that highlight the artist’s voice.

Free guided visits for New York City Public Schools are endowed by The Allen and Kelli Questrom Foundation.

Elementary school students look at a sculpture in the Sculpture Court, May 2013. Photograph by Filip Wolak