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Jeff Koons, ‘Radial Champs’, TNT Arte
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Jeff Koons

Radial Champs

Escultura composta de livro, banco em madeira e infláveis
68 9/10 × 66 9/10 in
175 × 170 cm
Location
Rio de Janeiro
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TNT Arte
Rio de Janeiro

Essa edição ficou exposta na loja da editora Taschen em Miami (E.U.A) e é composta do livro “GOAT” …

Essa edição ficou exposta na loja da editora Taschen em Miami (E.U.A) e é composta do livro “GOAT” – GREATEST OF ALL TIME, um tributo a Mohammed Ali, tiragem P.A / 0000 de 1.000

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Jeff Koons
American, b. 1955
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Jeff Koons plays with ideas of taste, pleasure, celebrity, and commerce. “I believe in advertisement and media completely,” he says. “My art and my personal life are based in it.” Working with seductive commercial materials (such as the high chromium stainless steel of his “Balloon Dog” sculptures or his vinyl “Inflatables”), shifts of scale, and an elaborate studio system involving many technicians, Koons turns banal objects into high art icons. His paintings and sculptures borrow widely from art-historical techniques and styles; although often seen as ironic or tongue-in-cheek, Koons insists his practice is earnest and optimistic. “I’ve always loved Surrealism and Dada and Pop, so I just follow my interests and focus on them,” he says. “When you do that, things become very metaphysical.” The “Banality” series that brought him fame in the 1980s included pseudo-Baroque sculptures of subjects like Michael Jackson with his pet ape, while his monumental topiaries, like the floral Puppy (1992), reference 17th-century French garden design.

Jeff Koons, ‘Radial Champs’, TNT Arte
Jeff Koons, ‘Radial Champs’, TNT Arte
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About the work
TA
TNT Arte
Rio de Janeiro

Essa edição ficou exposta na loja da editora Taschen em Miami (E.U.A) e é composta do livro “GOAT” …

Essa edição ficou exposta na loja da editora Taschen em Miami (E.U.A) e é composta do livro “GOAT” – GREATEST OF ALL TIME, um tributo a Mohammed Ali, tiragem P.A / 0000 de 1.000

Medium
Sculpture
Jeff Koons
American, b. 1955
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Jeff Koons plays with ideas of taste, pleasure, celebrity, and commerce. “I believe in advertisement and media completely,” he says. “My art and my personal life are based in it.” Working with seductive commercial materials (such as the high chromium stainless steel of his “Balloon Dog” sculptures or his vinyl “Inflatables”), shifts of scale, and an elaborate studio system involving many technicians, Koons turns banal objects into high art icons. His paintings and sculptures borrow widely from art-historical techniques and styles; although often seen as ironic or tongue-in-cheek, Koons insists his practice is earnest and optimistic. “I’ve always loved Surrealism and Dada and Pop, so I just follow my interests and focus on them,” he says. “When you do that, things become very metaphysical.” The “Banality” series that brought him fame in the 1980s included pseudo-Baroque sculptures of subjects like Michael Jackson with his pet ape, while his monumental topiaries, like the floral Puppy (1992), reference 17th-century French garden design.

Jeff Koons

Radial Champs

Escultura composta de livro, banco em madeira e infláveis
68 9/10 × 66 9/10 in
175 × 170 cm
Location
Rio de Janeiro
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