Aqualung, (1985)

bronze
27 x 17 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches 
68.6 x 44.5 x 44.5 cm 
© Jeff Koons
Edition of 3 plus AP
1985


Aqualung

Details

Aqualung, (1985)

bronze
27 x 17 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches 
68.6 x 44.5 x 44.5 cm 
© Jeff Koons
Edition of 3 plus AP
1985

EXHIBITED: 

Jeff Koons: A Retrospective. The Centre Pompidou, Paris, France [November 26, 2014 - April 27, 2015] (Edition 3)

Jeff Koons: A Retrospective. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York [June 27 - October 19, 2014] (Edition 3)

Jeff Koons: The Sculptor. Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung, Frankfurt, Germany [June 20 - September 23, 2012] (Edition 1)

Christie's Present House of Cards. Waddesdon Manner, Buckinghamshire, England [May 26 - October 28, 2012]

Your History Is Not Our History. Haunch of Venison, New York, New York [March 5 - May 1, 2010]

Jeff Koons. Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois [May 31 – September 21, 2008] (Edition 3)

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland [January 28 – April 10, 2005] (Edition AP)

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Norway [September 4 – December 12, 2004] (Edition AP)

The François Pinault Collection: A Post-Pop Selection. Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy [November 11, 2006 – March 11, 2007]

Where Are We Going?: Selections from the François Pinault Collection. Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy [April 30 – October 1, 2006] (Edition AP)

Jeff Koons: Highlights of 25 Years. C&M Arts, New York, New York [April 7 - June 5, 2004] (Edition 1)

Jeff Koons. Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples, Italy [June 9 - September 15, 2003] (Edition AP)

Signs and Wonders. Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Kunsthaus, Santiago de Compostela, Spain [July 20 - October 20, 1995]

Zeichen und Wunder. Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland [March - June 1995]

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota [July 10 - October 3, 1993] (Edition 1)

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California [December 10, 1992 - February 7, 1993] (Edition 1)

Air. James Cohan Gallery, New York, New York [January 10 - February 15, 2003] (Edition 3)

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany [March 12 - April 18, 1993]

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark [January 22 – February 28, 1993]

Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands [November 28, 1992 - January 3, 1993]

Jeff Koons. Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois [July 1 - August 28, 1988] (Edition 1)

NY Art Now: The Saatchi Collection. Saatchi Gallery, London, England [September 1987 - January 1988] (Edition 2)

New Sculpture: Robert Gober, Jeff Koons, Haim Steinbach. Renaissance Society, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois [May 7 - June 21, 1986] (Edition 1)

Equilibrium. International With Monument Gallery, New York, New York [1985]

LITERATURE: 

Werner Holzwarth, Hans. Koons. Slovakia: Taschen, 2015, p. 28.

Blissett, Luther. “Sept moments-clefs dans une vie d’artiste.” Beaux Arts Magazine December 2014, p. 8-9 (installation view, International with Monument Gallery, New York, 1985).

Champion, Julie and Nicolas Liucci-Goutnikov. Jeff Koons: La Retrospective: The Portfolio of the Exhibition. France: Centre Pompidou, 2014, p. 47.

Champion, Julie and Caroline Edde. Jeff Koons: La Retrospective: The Album of the Exhibition. Belgium: Centre Pompidou, 2014, p. 14.

Koons, Jeff and Norman Rosenthal. Jeff Koons: Conversations with Norman Rosenthal. China: Thames & Hudson, 2014, p. 26, 98 [English Edition].

Koons, Jeff and Norman Rosenthal. Jeff Koons: Entretiens avec Norman Rosenthal. Hove, England: Thames & Hudson, 2014, p. 26, 98 [French Edition].

Rothkopf, Scott, ed. Jeff Koons: A Retrospective. New York: The Whitney Museum of American Art, 2014 (edition 3), p. 71-72, illustrated in color.

Galerie Jerome de Noirmont. Jeff Koons: Popeye Sculpture. Exh. cat., Paris, 2010, p. 9, illustrated (installation view, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam) and p. 13, illustrated in color (installation view, International with Monument Gallery, New York, 1985).

Obrist, Hans Ulrich. Jeff Koons: The Conversation Series. Germany: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 2009 (first draft), p. 78, illustrated in b&w.

Serpentine Gallery. Jeff Koons: Popeye Series. Exh. cat., London, 2009, p. 73, illustrated in color.

Bourdeaux-Martin, Helianthe. “Profile – Dominique Levy.” Whitewall Winter 2008, p. 42 (installation view, C&M Arts, New York, 2004), illustrated in color.

Nakamura, Marie-Pierre. "USA: Jeff Koons." Art Actuel (no. 57) July/August 2008, p. 70, illustrated in color.

Holzwarth, Hans Werner, ed. Jeff Koons. Cologne, 2007, p. 167, illustrated in color.

Seymour, Stephanie. “Jeff Koons: Art Made in Heaven.” Whitewall Fall 2007, p. 140, illustrated in color.

Canarutto, Sarah Cosulich. Jeff Koons (Supercontemporanea Series). Milan, 2006, p. 32-33, illustrated in color.

Gingeras, Alison M. and Jack Bankowsky, eds. Where are We Going?: Selections from the François Pinault Collection. Venice, Italy: Palazzo Grassi, 2006, p. 243.

Melikian, Souren. Art + Auction. July 2006, p. 114-121, illustrated.

Thomas, Kelly Devine. “The Selling of Jeff Koons.” Art News (104, no. 5) May 2005, p. 116 (installation view, International with Monument Gallery, New York, 1985), illustrated in color.

C&M Arts. Jeff Koons: Highlights of 25 Years. New York: C&M Arts, Inc., 2004, p. 64-65.

Woltmann, Marit, ed. Jeff Koons Retrospective. Oslo: Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, 2004, p. 27.

Cicelyn, Eduardo, and Mario Codognato. Jeff Koons. Naples: Museo Archeologico Nazionale, 2003, p. 35, 41.

Kunsthalle Bielefeld. Jeff Koons: Die Bilder 1980-2002. Exh. cat., 2002, p. 19, illustrated in color.

Deutsche Guggenheim. Jeff Koons: Easyfun-Ethereal. Exh. cat., Berlin, 2000, p. 31 (fig. 13), illustrated in color.

Bowie, David. "Super-Banalism and the Innocent Salesman." Modern Painters Spring 1998, p. 28, illustrated in color.

Simpson, Fronia W., ed. Jeff Koons. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1992, p. 53.

Sorensen, Jens Erik. Jeff Koons. Denmark: Aarhus Kunstmuseum, 1993, p. 33.

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. Jeff Koons. Gent: Snoek-Ducaju & Zoon, 1993, p. 21.

Jorg-Uwe, Albig. "Jeff Koons, ein Prophet der inneren Leere." Art December 1992, p. 54, illustrated.

Koons, Jeff. The Jeff Koons Handbook. Anthony d’Offay Gallery, London, 1992, p. 59, illustrated and p. 153, listed. 

Muthesius, Angelika, ed. Jeff Koons. Cologne, 1992, p. 19 (installation view, International with Monument Gallery, New York), 57, 65 (installation view, International with Monument Gallery, New York, 1985) and p. 66-67, illustrated in color.

Ammann, Jean-Christophe. "Der Fall Jeff Koons / Jeff Koons: Case Study." Parkett (no. 19), March 1989, p. 57, illustrated.

Carlsen, Peter. "Jeff Koons: On the occasion of his first museum retrospective, a look at one of the most captivating artists of the 1980s." Contemporanea International Art Magazine (vol. 1, no. 3) September/October 1988, p. 38, illustrated.

Danoff, Michael I. Jeff Koons. Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1988, p. 22.