Willem de Kooning

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United States painter (born in the Netherlands) who was a leading American exponent of abstract expressionism (1904-1997)


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lt;B Philip Mould and Fiona Bruce with three portraits - from left, 'Portrait of a Child', attributed to Willem de Kooning, 'Portrait of Lady', attributed to Philippe Mercier, and 'The Old General', attributed to Adolph von Menzel - they helped investigate in the final programme of the latest series of Fake or Fortune
BEIRUT: In the middle of the 20th century American artist Robert Rauschenberg approached an older colleague, Dutch-born abstract expressionist Willem de Kooning, and asked if he could erase one of his drawings.
Although not discussed, this practice was first utilized by Willem de Kooning much earlier in his development.
Croatian playwright Tena Stivicic has won the $25,000 prize, which includes a signed Willem de Kooning print, in recognition of her play 3 Winters (which premiered last year at London's National Theatre).
The show features a mix of mediums--such as painting, sculpture, installation, and works on paper--and artists, including Willem de Kooning and Andy Warhol.
A dynamic painter inspired by the characters in his everyday life, fusing a range of influences from Francis Bacon and Willem de Kooning to Norman Rockwell to create autobiographical work.
The KunstHalle is presenting 113 drawings, watercolors, and goauches from 1955 to 2009 by Georg Baselitz, Willem de Kooning, Sigmar Polke, Arnulf Rainer, Neo Rauch, and Gerhard Richter.
WILLEM DE KOONING (Dutch/American, 1904-1997), Woman, 1965, Signed de Kooning-, signed Willem de Kooning, dated 1965 and inscribed to Barbara and Roy/Goodman/East Hampton on notecard affixed to the reverse, Oil on paper laid to panel, 19 x 24 inches.
New paintings by North Wales-born Meirion Ginsberg who is inspired by the characters in his everyday life and fuses a range of influences from Francis Bacon to Willem de Kooning at Martin Tinney Gallery, St Andrews Crescent, until tomorrow.
The fact that works by Pablo Picasso, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Willem de Kooning sold for $4 million or more this year during Frieze Week speaks volumes.
The complaint says that in 1994 the gallery bought at least one painting attributed to Willem de Kooning from Masaccio.
One of the first works a visitor to the Gallery of Lost Art encounters is a drawing by Willem de Kooning.
She later moved to Long Island, New York, where she associated with Jackson Pollock and Willem De Kooning.
SIGUE ABIERTA EN EL MUSEO DE ARTE MODERNO, el MOMA, la gran exposicion retrospectiva de Willem de Kooning.
Occasionally an exhibition distinguishes itself and reveals the singular genius of an artist to the public in some new or definitive way, and certainly MoMA's recent Willem de Kooning retrospective was one of these.