Jeff Koons

Jeff Koons

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Date of Birth January 1955
Industries Art
Headquarter York, U.S.
Jeffrey ‘Jeff’ Koons is an American artist known for working with pop cultural subjects, such as stainless steel mirror finish styled balloon animals. Koon’s works are regarded as high value, achieving at least one world record auction price for a work by a living artist. He has also collaborated with the likes of Louis Vuitton, Stella McCartney, and Virgil Abloh.

1980

Koon’s first solo show

2013

Koons's Balloon Dog (Orange) sold at Christie's Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale in New York City for US$58.4 million.
Jeff Koons Lays Off Workers Before Moving Offices to Hudson Yards
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Jeff Koons Lays Off Workers Before Moving Offices to Hudson Yards

The fourth round of layoffs since 2015.

Works by Josh Kline, Jeff Koons & More Hit Gagosian's "LAWS OF MOTION" Exhibition
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Works by Josh Kline, Jeff Koons & More Hit Gagosian's "LAWS OF MOTION" Exhibition

Referencing Karl Marx’s “application of scientific laws to systems of capital.”

Jeff Koons Found Guilty of Plagiarizing 1980s Ad Campaign
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Jeff Koons Found Guilty of Plagiarizing 1980s Ad Campaign

Ordered to pay the original artist $153,000 USD in damages.

Gagosian Moves to Dismiss Lawsuit on Non-Delivered Jeff Koons Sculptures
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Gagosian Moves to Dismiss Lawsuit on Non-Delivered Jeff Koons Sculptures

Claims art collector who sued knew there wasn’t a specified deadline.

Proposed Site for Jeff Koons's Memorial Sculpture for 2015's Paris Attacks Rejected
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Proposed Site for Jeff Koons's Memorial Sculpture for 2015's Paris Attacks Rejected

After public outcry, Koons’s ‘Bouquet of Tulips’ will not be installed at the entrance of Palais de Tokyo.

Sotheby's Hong Kong Announces "CURATED: TURN IT UP" Auction
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Sotheby's Hong Kong Announces "CURATED: TURN IT UP" Auction

For the collectors out there.

Joel Silver Sues Gagosian Gallery Over Undelivered Jeff Koons Sculpture
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Joel Silver Sues Gagosian Gallery Over Undelivered Jeff Koons Sculpture

The movie producer is seeking $6.6 million in damages.

Collector Sues Jeff Koons & Gagosian Gallery for Not Delivering Sculptures
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Collector Sues Jeff Koons & Gagosian Gallery for Not Delivering Sculptures

After having allegedly paid over $13 million USD for them.

Jeff Koons Talks Porn, Philosophy and Perfection
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Jeff Koons Talks Porn, Philosophy and Perfection

An interview with the top selling artist during his visit to Art Basel.

Virgil Abloh Reveals Beyoncé's Customized Jeff Koons x Louis Vuitton Bag
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Virgil Abloh Reveals Beyoncé's Customized Jeff Koons x Louis Vuitton Bag

A sign of what’s to come?
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