Bouquet of Tulips

polychromed bronze, stainless steel, and aluminum
409 1/2 (459 with base) x 324 3/4 x 400 3/8 inches 
1040 (1166 with base) x 835 x 1017 cm
© Jeff Koons
2016

Jeff Koons created Bouquet of Tulips for the City of Paris and the people of France as a symbol of friendship. The work is scheduled to be installed in 2017 in the Place de Tokyo in front of the City of Paris Museum of Modern Art and the Palais de Tokyo.


Bouquet of Tulips

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Bouquet of Tulips

polychromed bronze, stainless steel, and aluminum
409 1/2 (459 with base) x 324 3/4 x 400 3/8 inches 
1040 (1166 with base) x 835 x 1017 cm
© Jeff Koons
2016

Jeff Koons created Bouquet of Tulips for the City of Paris and the people of France as a symbol of friendship. The work is scheduled to be installed in 2017 in the Place de Tokyo in front of the City of Paris Museum of Modern Art and the Palais de Tokyo.

LITERATURE: 

Abrams, Amah-Rose. “Jeff Koons Gifts Monumental Statue to Paris in Memory of Attack Victims.” ArtNet News 22 November 2016.

Bellet, Harry. “Jeff Koons fait une fleur à Paris.” Le Monde 24 November 2016.

Donadio, Rachel. “Jeff Koons Is Giving Sculpture to Paris to Remember Terror Victims.” The New York Times 21 November 2016.

Duponchelle, Valérie. “Jane D. Hartley : J’ai commence avec Jeff Koons, je finis avec Jeff Koons.” Le Figaro 23 November 2016.

Georges, Clara. “L’objet de l’époque : le bouquet de Jeff Koons.” Le Monde 28 November 2016.

Harris, Gareth. “Jeff Koons unveils plans for a memorial to the victims of the Paris terror attacks.” The Art Newspaper 22 November 2016.

Lafferrière, Justine. “Jeff Koons offre des fleurs géantes à la France, en hommage au 13, novembre.” Grazia 22 November 2016.

Lesauvage, Magali. “Le cadeau peu emballant de Jeff Koons à la Ville de Paris.” Libération 24 November 2016.

Salazar Winspear, Olivia. “Jeff Koons ‘wants to give hope’ to Paris attacks survivors.” France 24 25 November 2016.

Sioudan, Yannis. “Jeff Koons réunifie la France et les Etats-Unis.” FocuSur 22 November 2016.

Willsher, Kim. “New Jeff Koons sculpture is tribute to victims of Paris attacks.” The Guardian 22 November 2016.

Youssi, Yasmine. “C’est Le Bouquet!” Télérama 3 December 2016.