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Koons, Jeff 1955-

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Art:21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through in-depth profiles and dynamic behind-the-scenes footage featuring artists speaking directly about their inspirations and ideas, Season Five shows a broad range of artistic practice, technical innovation, and experimentation, from artists tackling large-scale collaborative projects in hangar-like studios to those working in the quiet of more intimate studio settings
Andy Warhol : a documentary film by Ric Burns( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Andy Warhol, the most famous and controversial artist of the second half of the twentieth century. Explores the complete spectrum of Warhol's artistic output, from the late 1940s to his death in 1987
Jeff Koons : a retrospective by Scott Rothkopf( Book )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examining the breadth and depth of thirty-five years of work by Jeff Koons (b. 1955), one of the most influential and controversial artists of the 20th century, this volume features all of his most famous pieces. In an overview essay, Scott Rothkopf carefully examines the evolution of Koons's work and his development over the past thirty-five years, offering a scholarly perspective on the artist's multi-faceted career
Regarding Warhol : sixty artists, fifty years by Mark Rosenthal( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first full-scale explorations of Andy Warhol's tremendous reach across several generations of artist who in key ways respond to his groundbreaking work. Includes interviews and visual archive and illustrated chronology that chart the "Warhol effect" over the past 50 years
The human factor : the figure in contemporary sculpture by Hayward Gallery( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The Human Factor: the Figure in Contemporary Sculpture' brings together the work of 25 leading international artists, in whose practice the human form plays a central role. Over the past 25 years, artists have reinvented figurative sculpture by looking back to earlier movements in art history as well as imagery from contemporary culture. Setting up dialogues with modernist as well as classical and archaic models of art, these artists engage and confront the question of how we represent the 'human' today. Eschewing concerns related to psychological portraiture, these artists use the figure as a catalyst for evoking far-ranging content, including subjects spanning political violence and mortality to sexuality and voyeurism. A unique survey of figurative sculpture today, this highly illustrated volume features newly-commissioned essays by authors including Tate Britain Director, Penelope Curtis, art critic and writer Martin Herbert, Artangel co-director James Lingwood, art historian Lisa Lee and Hayward Gallery Director, and curator of the exhibition, Ralph Rugoff. Alongside full-colour images of the artists' works, the book also includes original and rarely-seen material documenting the creation of these fascinating works."--
Cycl[ops] by Albert Watson( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Koons : celebration by Jeff Koons( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Koons' spectacular October 2008 exhibition at Berlin's Neue Nationalgalerie presented the infamous series of sculptures and paintings known collectively as Celebration, a project whose fabrication has involved so much labor (both manual and computer-aided) that Koons More...seemed to almost vanish from the art world radar in the 1990s, when he first undertook the series. At present, Celebration's best-known work may be the 10-foot-tall, stainless-steel Balloon Dog, typical of the outsize scale and remarkably clean sheen of Koons' sculptures, in which the sensory joys of childhood object relations are revisited and espoused. Such works wear their playroom origins on their sleeves, but their gargantuan proportions, with their attendant sense of menace, establish them firmly in the adult world as infant objects retrieved and rebuilt with adult strength. The work tries to gain support from the confidence of the gesture, Koons says, to be kind of in the moment, and to have confidence within the self. Inasmuch as such observations could be true of much art, Koons is unusually open about what drives his work, all the while preserving its self-sufficiency as art. This monograph documents these mammoth installations in the Neue Nationalgalerie's Upper Hall, an exhibition that without doubt constitutes a milestone in the artist's career
Con artist( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A stylishly dark docu-comedy excavating America's craving for fame and fortune via one of its most outrageous addicts. Once a legitimate art star in the 1980s New York scene, millionaire 'business artist' Mark Kostabi hires others to conceive and create paintings which he openly signs and sells as his own"--Container
Skin fruit : selections from the Dakis Joannou collection( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeff Koons : one ball total equilibrium tank by Michael Archer( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Michael Archer argues that such an image of stillness captured the spirit of its day. He discusses One Ball Total Equilibrium Tank and Koons's work from the time in the wider context of the 1980s art world - a world in which a renewed attention to painting met the legacy of Pop and appropriation art. He also relates One Ball Total Equilibrium Tank to popular culture, sport and science, examining the significance of the work's temporary but endlessly renewable state of suspension."--Pub. desc
The Art:21 collection. art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the difference in various styles of twenty-first-century art through interviews, commentary, and behind-the-scenes footage
Pierre et Gilles : [double je, 1976-2007] by Pierre et Gilles( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in 4 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus van het Franse kunstenaarsduo, de scheppers van geretoucheerde fotoportretten die een exuberante wereld tonen
Dior couture by Christian Dior( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dior is one of the most revered names in fashion, the archetype of the Parisian couture house. Famous for launching the "New Look," Christian Dior's landmark first collection that marked a sea change in women's dress after the Second World War, Dior is known today for its exquisite couture line of dramatic dresses. This book comprises a portfolio of portraits of over one hundred incredible gowns from the entire era of Christian Dior haute couture, including dresses designed by Dior himself. All of the images were shot by Patrick Demarchelier, known for his exquisite fashion portraits that grace the pages of Vogue, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, Glamour, and many other magazines
Jeff Koons by Jeff Koons( Book )

12 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un hommage au travail de Jeff Koons à travers la présentation de ses oeuvres, de l'évolution chronologique de son travail de 1979 à nos jours et d'un essai biographique
Jeff Koons by Jeff Koons( Book )

28 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billedværk over kunstnerens værker 1979-1992; med indledning og interview
Jeff Koons : man of trust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at artist Jeff Koons's background, professional accomplishments, and personal challenges through conversations with the artist, collectors, and associates. Works featured include Rabbit, Balloon Dog, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, Woman in the Tube, Pot Rack, Winter Bears, and Celebration
Art 21. Art in the twenty-first century by Susan Sollins( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This episode part of a series on 21st century art focuses on artists Jeff Koons, Mary Heilmann, Florian Maier-Aichen, and Cao Fei
The Jeff Koons show by Alison Chernick( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the career of American artist, Jeff Koons, featuring interviews with artists, critics, gallery owners
Skin fruit : a view of a collection by Jeff Koons( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculpture after sculpture : Fritsch/Koons/Ray by Jack Bankowsky( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In October 2014 the Moderna Museet will premiere Sculpture after Sculpture a major exhibition that brings together the work of three of today’s most esteemed artists, Katharina Fritsch, Jeff Koons, and Charles Ray. The exhibition at the Moderna Museet is the first in which these ground breaking artists can be seen together in appreciable depth.0A focused examination of thirteen large-scale masterworks presented in a series of telling juxtapositions, Sculpture after Sculpture traces the parallel developments of Katharina Fritsch (b. 1956), Jeff Koons (b. 1955), and Charles Ray (b. 1953). Beginning with iconic works from the late ’80s and early ’90s, which highlight the artists’ shared relationship to the commodity and the readymade, the exhibition follows the development of their practices up to the present. Highlights of the exhibition include Jeff Koons’s celebrated Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988, a porcelain and gilt confection depicting the late Pop legend Michael Jackson with his pet chimpanzee for which the sculpture is named; Charles Ray’s two-ton aluminium Tractor, 2005; and Katharina Fritsch’s acid yellow apparition Madonnenfigur (Madonna Figure), 1987. 0Exhibition: Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden (11.10.2014 -18.1.2015)
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Džef Kuns

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Koons, Jeffrey 1955-

Kunsi, Jiefu, 1955-

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Кунс, Джефф

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