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The Koons Effect Part 1

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 Part 1

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.

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Edward RuschaThe Old Tool & Die Building, 20042005.135
Vija CelminsHeater, 196495.19
Rachel HarrisonClaude Levi-Strauss, 20072008.15a-f
Cory ArcangelPhotoshop CS: 110 by 72 inches, 300 DPI, RGB, square pixels, default gradient “Yellow, Violet, Red, Teal”, mousedown y=16450 x=10750, mouse up y=18850 x=20600, 20092010.21
Alexander CalderIndian Feathers, 196969.260
Trenton Doyle HancockRememor with Membry, 20012001.229
Jay DeFeoThe Rose, 1958–6695.170
Pat SteirJuly Waterfall, 1991P.92.3
Danny LyonTwo SNCC Workers, Selma, 196395.7
Edward HopperSouth Carolina Morning, 195567.13
Jacob LawrenceWar Series: The Letter, 194651.11
Larry ClarkUntitled, 196892.111.2
Jasper JohnsThree Flags, 195880.32
Barnett NewmanThe Promise, 19492000.338
Stuart DavisEgg Beater No. 1, 192731.169
Mark di SuveroHankchampion, 196073.85
Larry RiversBerdie in a Red Shawl, 195377.1.44
Alexander CalderObject with Red Discs, 193186.49a-c
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Installation view of Art Everywhere US, August 2014. Jasper Johns, Three Flags, 1958. Art © Jasper Johns / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NYko

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Barnett Newman, The Promise, 1949. Oil on canvas, 51 1/2 × 68 1/8 in. (130.8 × 173 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Adriana and Robert Mnuchin  2000.338. © 2009 Barnett Newman Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Member Events: Insider Series members in the Curate Your Own Program
6:30 PM
Jeff Koons, Moses, 1985. Framed Nike poster; 45 1⁄2 x 31 1⁄2 in. (115.6 × 80 cm). Edition no. 1/2. The Sonnabend Collection and the Sonnabend Estate. © Jeff Koons
Member Events: Patron, Circle, Fellow, Sponsor, and Contemporaries Patron members.
7 PM
Jeff Koons, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988. Porcelain; 42 × 70 1⁄2 x 32 1⁄2 in. (106.7 × 179.1 × 82.6 cm). Private collection. © Jeff Koons
Lectures, Talks, Readings
7 PM
Jeff Koons, Ushering in Banality, 1988. Polychromed wood; 38 × 62 × 30 in. (96.5 × 157.5 × 76.2 cm). Private Collection. © Jeff Koons
Lectures, Talks, Readings
10 AM–4 PM
Families on a Whitney Wees tour create masks inspired by Jeff Koons’s Easyfun mirrors, July 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Family Tours
10:30–11:30 AM
Jeff Koons, Popeye, 2009–12. Granite and live flowering plants; 78 × 52 3⁄8 x 28 3⁄8 in. (198.1 × 132.9 × 72.1 cm). Bill Bell Collection. © Jeff Koons
Free Events
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Jeff Koons, Gazing Ball (Belvedere Torso), 2013. Plaster and glass; 71 1⁄2 x 29 7⁄8 x 35 1⁄8 in. (181.6 × 75.9 × 89.2 cm). Private collection
Member Events: Learning Series Members in the Curate Your Own Program
5:30–7 PM
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