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Elaine de Kooning

Elaine De Kooning

Elaine de Kooning

portraits

by Elaine De Kooning

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Portraits,
  • Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrandon Brame Fortune, Ann Eden Gibson, Simona Cupic
    ContributionsČupić, Simona, author, National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6537.D42 A4 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 pages
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27189016M
    ISBN 103791354388
    ISBN 109783791354385
    LC Control Number2014958601
    OCLC/WorldCa898530063


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The first biography of Elaine de Kooning, A Generous Vision portrays a woman whose intelligence, droll sense of humor, and generosity of spirit endeared her to friends and gave her a starring role in the close-knit world of New York zest for adventure and freewheeling spending were as legendary as her ever-present cigarette.

Flamboyant and witty in person, 5/5(10). Elaine De Kooning: Essays by Lawrence Campbell, Helen a Harrison, Rose Slivka by Elaine De Kooning and Jane K. Bledsoe | Mar 1, Paperback. Born Elaine Fried in New York City, the artist developed her interest in art through museum trips, art books, and drawing opportunities provided by her mother.

While studying painting in New York, the artist met and later married Willem de Kooning, 16 years her elder and a first-generation Abstract Expressionist. Elaine de Kooning was probably born 30 years too early.

The New York painter, who died in at had a surfeit of talents. She was both a gifted figurative painter and a.

Start your review of Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art Write a review Jeffrey Keeten rated it it was amazing/5.

Get this from a library. Elaine de Kooning: portraits. [Elaine De Kooning; Brandon Brame Fortune; Ann Eden Gibson; Simona Čupić; National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution),;] -- "John F. Kennedy, Frank O'Hara, Allen Ginsberg, Merce Cunningham, and Fairfield Porter were just some of the figures who sat for portraits by Elaine de Kooning.

Elaine De Kooning; Elaine De Kooning: Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jane K Bledsoe; Lawrence Campbell; Helen A Harrison; Rose Slivka; Elaine De Kooning; Georgia Museum of Art.

The women of Gabriel’s book would gain some recognition, too, but their paths tended to be more circuitous. Two of them were married to other artists in the show: Elaine de Kooning to Willem.

Elaine de Kooning (Ma – February 1, ) was an Abstract Expressionist and Figurative Expressionist painter in the post-World War II era.

She wrote extensively on the art of the period and was an editorial associate for Art News place: Brooklyn, New York, United States. This book explores the portraiture of Elaine de Kooning, an enormously talented artist whose widely admired body of work—both abstract and figurative—is overdue for a contemporary reassessment.

John F. Kennedy, Frank O’Hara, Allen Ginsberg, Merce Cunningham, and Fairfield Porter were just some of the figures who sat for portraits by Author: Brandon Brame Fortune.

The first biography of Elaine de Kooning, A Generous Vision portrays a woman whose intelligence, droll sense of humor, and generosity of spirit endeared her to friends and gave her a starring role in the close-knit world of New York zest for adventure and freewheeling spending were as legendary as her ever-present cigarette.

Flamboyant and witty in person,/5. Elaine de Kooning had a strong social conscience and supported numerous progressive causes, although she was initially critical of the women’s movement.

Inat a time when increasing attention was being paid to youthful narcotics users, she monumentalized a group of disaffected young men, most of whom were being treated for drug abuse. The Paperback of the Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your patience.5/5(1). Summary of Elaine de Kooning. An energetic and generous person, Elaine de Kooning expanded the realm of what is normally considered Abstract Expressionism with her sensitively painted and dynamic portraits of friends, athletes, and even a President of the United States.

She was a prolific artist, art critic, portraitist, and teacher during the height of the Abstract Expressionist Nationality: American. De Kooning—born Elaine Fried in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, in —not only infiltrated the male-dominated scene of downtown New York in the s and ’50s, she was also one of its social anchors—not least because she was sharp as a tack and a witty conversationalist, and, as legend has it, could drink many of her companions under the table.

Elaine de Kooning was a prolific and versatile painter, writer, and teacher. Though she was closely associated with the New York School and Abstract Expressionism, de Kooning eschewed developing a singular style and instead painted in a range of modes from realism to abstraction.“Style is something I’ve always tried to ality: American.

De Kooning () was a painter herself, and, in the essays here, she describes art the way artists experience it — the messy, hands-on, tactile experience of painting. De Kooning wrote for Art News in the 's, and amid today's jargon, theory, and various deconstructions, her essays — swift, taut, personal and to the point &#; are a delight to read as she, say, watches.

Elaine De Kooning () lived in New York and was a painter as well as the wife of painter Willem de Kooning. Provenance. This interview was conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and his Times oral history project, with funding provided by the Mark Rothko Foundation.

Elaine de Kooning was at times similarly reduced to “wife of” status, although she forged a long career as a painter and a critic for ARTnews magazine. Gabriel’s book.

This interest followed his marriage in to Elaine Fried, who became the well-known painter and critic Elaine De Kooning. From tode Kooning completed Woman I, the first in the "Woman" series. This series of paintings did not have a fixed center of interest.

For Artist Elaine De Kooning, Painting Was A Verb, Not A Noun One of de Kooning's friends once asked her what it was like to work in the shadow of her husband, Willem de Kooning.

She replied: "I. Willem de Kooning. K likes. Willem de Kooning was born Apin Rotterdam. From tohe studied at night at the Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten en Technische Wetenschappen, Followers: K. Elaine de Kooning was a prominent American painter known for her skill as a portraitist.

View Elaine de Kooning’s artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices.

See available paintings, works on paper, and prints and multiples for sale and learn about the ality: American. Elaine de Kooning continues to emerge from the shadow of her teacher and husband, Willem de Kooning, as an important artist in her own right.

Thanks in part to major new scholarship by the National Portrait Gallery’s Chief Curator Brandon Fortune with their exhibition and book Elaine de Kooning: Portraits, as well as Cathy Curtis’s biography, A Generous Vision: The Creative Life.

A biography of five women painters who revolutionized American modern art, from National Book Award finalist Mary Gabriel NINTH STREET WOMEN is the impassioned, wild, alternately tragic and exhilarating story of five women--Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler--who dared to enter the macho world of mid Author: Mary Gabriel.

Elaine de Kooning (Ma - February 1, ) was an Abstract Expressionist and American Figurative Expressionist woman-painter in the post-World War II era. She wrote extensively on the art of the period and was an editorial associate for Art News magazine.

On December 9,she married painter Willem de Kooning. De Kooning and Elaine, his wife, began to live separately in the late s, and each went their separate ways sexually throughout the s.

De Kooning’s most important relationship was with Joan Ward, the mother of his daughter, Lisa. “Elaine de Kooning” 8 Copy quote. Artists are like cockroaches; everything is grist for the mill. Elaine de Kooning. Artist, Cockroaches, Mills. 4 Copy quote. Every artist returns to things. The drawings that you make as a child or as an adolescent and the ideas that you have as a young beginning artist, no doubt they crop up again and again.

Book Summary: The title of this book is Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler and it was written by Mary particular edition is in a Paperback format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: Buy Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art by Mary Gabriel online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - Price Range: $ - $ Elaine de Kooning, the wife of Willem de Kooning was a prolific and versatile painter, writer, and teacher.

Although she was a major figure in both the Abstract Expressionist and American Figurative Expressionist movements of the s and s, de Kooning eschewed developing a singular style and instead painted in a range of modes from realism to abstraction. Collection Information. Size: linear feet.

Summary: The scattered papers of Abstract Expressionist painter Elaine de Kooning are dated circa and measure linear within the papers are letters, writings, a sketch of John F. Kennedy, notes, a sound recording, a few documents regarding Willem de Kooning, transcripts of interviews of de.

This book explores the portraiture of Elaine de Kooning, an enormously talented artist whose widely admired body of work—both abstract and figurative—is overdue for a contemporary reassessment.

John F. Kennedy, Frank O’Hara, Allen Ginsberg, Merce Cunningham, and Fairfield Porter were just some of the figures who sat for portraits by Author: Brandon Brame Fortune. Elaine De Kooning, Author, Rose Slivka, Introduction by, Marjorie Luyckx, Introduction by George Braziller $ (p) ISBN Buy this book Amazon.

This book explores the portraiture of Elaine de Kooning, an enormously talented artist whose widely admired body of work--both abstract and figurative--is overdue for a contemporary reassessment.

John F. Kennedy, Frank O'Hara, Allen Ginsberg, Merce Cunningham, and Fairfield Porter were just some of the figures who sat for portraits by Elaine de. presidential portraitist, educator, and wife of painter Willem de Kooning, Elaine de Kooning was at the heart of the so-called New York school, or abstract expressionism, in the late s and s.

An essential aspect of the New York school was its effort to assimilate into visual terms, often using abstraction, relatively new knowledge and. The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has organized a major retrospective “Elaine de Kooning: Portraits.” Elaine de Kooning (–) created abstract and figurative paintings and drawings in New York City during the height of the Abstract.

Elaine de Kooning, whose brilliant mind and peerless charm made her the emotional center of the New York School, used her work and words to build a bridge between the avant-garde and a public that scorned abstract art as a hoax.

"More than a compilation of biographical tales, Gabriel's book is a reminder of the importance of women to an. By the middle of the 20th century, Willem de Kooning had pretty much made it.

Though he had arrived in New York as a year-old stowaway inbyas author Judith Zilczer writes in her book, A Way of Living: the Art of de Kooning, “he had already created an impressive array of controversial and compelling masterworks that have become touchstones for any account of.

The first biography of Elaine de Kooning, A Generous Vision portrays a woman whose intelligence, droll sense of humor, and generosity of spirit endeared her to friends and gave her a starring role in the close-knit world of New York artists.5/5(8). YEAR – CHRIS DUNCAN at the ELAINE DE KOONING HOUSE.

March 15 - Ap Halsey McKay is pleased to present a very special offsite exhibition with artist Chris Duncan at the Elaine de Kooning house and studio in East Hampton.

Ms. de Kooning, a sculptor herself, was the product of a relationship between her father and Joan Ward, a commercial artist. At the time. Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art.

By Mary Gabriel. Little, Brown and Company,pp. Publication Date: Septem Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (9/24/).