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Willem de Kooning.

Willem De Kooning

Willem de Kooning.

by Willem De Kooning

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Published by Smith College Museum of Art in [Northampton, Mass.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [39]-[44]

StatementTexts by Dore Ashton and Willem de Kooning. [Exhibition] Smith College Museum of Art, April 8 - May 2. The Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, May 10 - June 16.
SeriesLouise Lindner Eastman memorial lectures,, 3
ContributionsAshton, Dore., Smith College. Museum of Art., Hayden Gallery.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND237.D334 A9
The Physical Object
Pagination[48] p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4773430M
LC Control Number78253754

  A Way of Living: The Art of Willem de Kooning is an evenhanded, authoritative, and critically informed account of the great painter's achievement."―Bookforum "Judith Zilczer's thorough book highlights how de Kooning even helped define what modern art is: in , he called for art as a way of life that reflected experience /5(16). A Way of Living: The Art of Willem de Kooning is an evenhanded, authoritative, and critically informed account of the great painter's achievement."—Bookforum "Judith Zilczer's thorough book highlights how de Kooning even helped define what modern art is: in , he .

This volume explores the parallel careers of two celebrated postwar painters: Willem de Kooning (–) and Zao Wou-Ki (–). Published in conjunction with Dominique Lévy's exhibition pairing the artists' abstract landscapes, this wide-ranging catalog demonstrates that, although the two never met, de Kooning and Zao shared a model of color, composition and motif that remains. A first-generation Abstract Expressionist, Willem de Kooning is one of the most important artists of the 20th s New York, when painters like Jackson Pollock and Franz Kline were moving away from representational imagery toward pure abstraction, de Kooning maintained a commitment to the figurative tradition, developing a signature style that fused vivid color and aggressive paint Nationality: Dutch, American.

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