Popeye

oil on canvas
108 x 84 inches 
274.3 x 213.4 cm 
© Jeff Koons
2003


Popeye

Details

Popeye

oil on canvas
108 x 84 inches 
274.3 x 213.4 cm 
© Jeff Koons
2003

Popeye

oil on canvas
108 x 84 inches 
274.3 x 213.4 cm 
© Jeff Koons
2003

EXHIBITED: 

Jeff Koons: A Retrospective. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain [June 9 - September 27, 2015]

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

Jeff Koons: The Painter. Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany [June 20 - September 23, 2012]

Jeff Koons: Popeye Series. The Serpentine Gallery, London, England [July 2 - September 13, 2009]

Jeff Koons. Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, Illinois [May 31 - September 21, 2008]

Pop Art Is... Gagosian Gallery - Britannia Street, London, England [September 27 - November 21, 2007]

Popeye. Sonnabend Gallery, New York, New York [November 8 - December 19, 2003]

LITERATURE: 

Jeff Koons. Lost in America, exh. cat., ed. Massimiliano Gioni (Milan: Skira, 2021).Michael Archer and Hugh Allen, Jeff Koons: Now, exh. cat. (London: Other Criteria, 2016), p. 7.Michael Archer and Hugh Allen, Jeff Koons: Now, with installation images, exh. cat. (London: Other Criteria, 2016), p. 7.Antonio Damasio, Jeffrey Deitch, Isabelle Graw, Achim Hochdörfer, Michelle Kuo, Rachel Kushner, Pamela M. Lee, Scott Rothkopf, and Alexander Nagel, Jeff Koons: Retrospectiva, ed. Scott Rothkopf, exh. cat. (Bilbao: Guggenheim Bilbao, Companhia Empreendimento Sabara, 2015), p. 186 (color ill. p. 186, pl. 108), p. 193 (color ill. p. 193, fig. 7), p. 300.Julie Champion and Nicolas Liucci-Goutnikov, Jeff Koons: La Rétrospective La Portfolio De L'Exposition/The Retrospective The Portfolio of The Exhibition, ed. Julie Champion, exh. cat. (Paris: Centre Pompidou, 2015), p. 124 (color ill. p. 124).Antonio Damasio, Jeffrey Deitch, Isabelle Graw, Achim Hochdörfer, Michelle Kuo, Rachel Kushner, Pamela M. Lee, Scott Rothkopf, and Alexander Nagel, Jeff Koons: A Retrospective, Whitney Museum of American Art, ed. Scott Rothkopf, exh. cat. (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2014), p. 181 (color ill. p. 181, fig. 7).Bernard Blistène, Antonio Damasio, Jeffrey Deitch, Isabelle Graw, Achim Hochdörfer, Michelle Kuo, Rachel Kushner, Pamela M. Lee, Scott Rothkopf, and Alexander Nagel, Jeff Koons: La Rétrospective, ed. Scott Rothkopf, exh. cat. (New York and Paris: Centre Pompidou, 2014), p. 182 (color ill. p. 182, pl. 107), p. 301.Jeff Koons and Norman Rosenthal, Jeff Koons: Conversations with Norman Rosenthal (London: Thames & Hudson, 2014), (color ill. p. 260).Jeff Koons and Norman Rosenthal, Jeff Koons: Entretiens avec Norman Rosenthal (London:  Thames & Hudson, 2014), (color ill. p. 260).Jeff Koons: La Retropsective/A Retrospective, eds. Julie Champion, Caroline Edde, exh. cat. (Paris: Centre Pompidou, 2014), p. 46 (color ill. p. 46).Texte Zur Kunst: 2012 Die Wertfrage - the Question of Value, December 2012, (color ill. pp. 178-183).Naomi Campbell, "Jeff Koons," (Text in German) Interview (Germany) (November 2012), (color ill. cover).Naomi Campbell, "Jeff Koons," (Text in Russian) Interview (Russia) (November 2012), (color ill. p. 154)."Jeff Koons," ed. Alison McDonald, Gagosian Quarterly (September-October 2012), (color ill. pp. 108-109, Schirn Kunsthalle installation).Max Hollein, Scott Rothkopf, Joachim Pissarro, Matthias Ulrich, and Jeff Fraiman, Jeff Koons: The Painter, eds. Matthias Ulrich, Vinzenz Brinkmann, Joachim Pissarro, and Max Hollein exh. cat. (Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2012), p. 146 (color ill. p. 147), p. 184.Massimo Gaggi, "Jeff Koons: arte ed eros," Corriere Della Sera Style Magazine, 2011, p. 62.Isabelle de Wavrin, "La Biennale electrise la capitale," (Text in French) Beaux Arts (September 2010), (color ill. cover/table of contents, work in progress at studio).Taschen 30 Anniversary, Taschen, Spring/Summer 2010.Marisa Mazria Katz, "Abu Dhabi Art," Whitewall, Spring 2010.Cristina Carrillo de Albornoz, "Mister America," (Text in Spanish) Vogue (Espana), (February 2010), (color ill. p. 175, Photo by F. Carrozzini).Hugo Gasprad, “I Am What I Am,” alt. (France), no. 31 (Winter 2010), (color ill., partial view, studio).A Magazine (France), no. 31 (2010), (color ill., partial view, studio).Glenn O’Brien, "Andy Lives," Departures, November/December 2009, (color ill. pp. 172-175).Mark Rappolt, "Profile: Jeff Koons," ArtReview, Issue 34, (September 2009), p. 16, p. 94, (color ill. p. 98), p. 99.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. cover), p. 32, (color ill. p. 37), p. 76.Bernard Genies, "Un artiste revolutionnaire," Challenges n. 134, September 4, 2008, (color ill., detail).Jane Ure-Smith, "Banality That Bites," Financial Times, June 2, 2008, online and print versions."Koons, artist of "Balloon Dog," opens first major US exhibit after 15 years," International Herald Tribune via the The Associated Press, May 31, 2008.Armelle Malevoisin, "Top 4 des oeuvres les plus cheres," (Text in French) Beaux Arts/TTM éditions (Paris), 2008, (color ill. p. 65).Jeff Koons, ed. Francesco Bonami, exh. cat. (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2008), p. 106 (color ill. p. 106), (color ill. p. 107, detail), p. 115.Stephanie Seymour, "Art Made in Heaven," Whitewall Magazine, Issue 7 (Fall 2007), (color ill. p. 125).Taschen Spring/Summer 2007, (color ill. cover).Pop Art Is...,eds. Mark Francis and Stefan Ratibor, exh. cat. (New York: Gagosian, 2007).V Magazine, issue 44, Winter 2006/2007.Cheryl Kaplan, "Koons & McCartney," (Text in German) Monopol (Germany), June 2006, (color ill. p. 86, work in progress at studio).Sarah Cosulich Canarutto, Jeff Koons: Supercontemporanea Series, ed. Francesco Bonami, exh. cat. (Verona: Monsadori Printing, 2006).Glenn McNatt, "Pop with No Apologies," The Sun, April 9, 2005, (color ill. cover, studio, Photo by Amy Davis), (color ill. p. 1D).Valentina Agostinis, "Jeff Koons," Arte (November/ December 2004), (color ill. p. 72).Eleanor Heartney, "Jeff Koons at Sonnabend," Art in America (2004), (ill.)."Gallery Going,” The New York Sun (December 4, 2003), (ill.).