In the Name of the Artists: Contemporary American Art from the Astrup Fearnley Collection. Bienal Pavillon, São Paulo, Brazil [September 30 - December 4, 2011]
Jeff Koons: Popeye Series. The Serpentine Gallery, London, England [July 2 - September 13, 2009]
Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Helsinki City Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland [January 28 – April 10, 2005]
Jeff Koons: Retrospective. Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, Norway [September 4 – December 12, 2004]
Popeye. Sonnabend Gallery, New York, New York [November 8 - December 19, 2003]
Jeff Koons: Works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, ed. Gunnar B. Kvaran, exh. cat. (Oslo: Astrup Fearnley Museet, 2018), p. 8, p. 16, p. 47 (color ill. p. 47), all as "The Hook.”
Mark Rappolt, "Profile: Jeff Koons," ArtReview, Issue 34, (September 2009), p. 94, p. 97 (color ill. p. 97).
Julia Peyton Jones and Hans Ulrich Obtrist (foreword and conversation), Frederic Tuten, Arthur C. Danto, and Dorothea von Hantelmann, Jeff Koons: Popeye Series, eds. Kathryn Rattee and Melissa Larner, exh. cat. (London: Serpentine Gallery and Koenig Books, 2009), (color ill. pp. 18-19), p. 76.
Jeff Koons Retrospektiv, ed. by Marit Woltmann, exh. cat. (Oslo: Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, 2004), p. 122 (color ill. p. 122, detail), p. 123 (color ill. p. 123), p. 145 (color ill. p. 145, detail), p. 149.