Essays Tagged: "Willem de Kooning"

Willem De Kooning

HISTORICAL BACKGROUNDWillem De Kooning was born in 1904 in Rotterdem, the Netherlands. He enrolled in classes at the Rott ... He visited museums in Belgium in 1924 and completed further studies in Brussels and Antwerp.In 1926 Willem left Europe and arrived in New York City as a stowaway. In 1927 he met Stuart Davis, Arshile ... across the United States with a final retrospective in 1997 at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Willem de Kooning died in 1997 in New York.CONCEPTS AND PROCESSESWillem de Kooning was renowned for ...

(3 pages) 51 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Comparison of Jackson Pollack, Willem De Koonig and Mark Rothko in the modern era

way he painted on top of dry paint, and the way he used different color schemes to make that effect.Willem de Kooning's sixty-year career began in Holland, from which he was born, where he studied fin ... e if Chicago. "Weight, shape, and direction of paint and brushwork embody feelings and meanings. In Willem de Kooning's "Excavation", there are many facets to the painting, for example, the different ...

(7 pages) 101 0 4.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Robert Rauschenberg's Almanac

ere Rauschenberg began to come into his own. Studying alongside key Abstract Expressionists such as Willem de Kooning, Robert Motherwell and Franz Kline he began to reject the way that the purely emot ...

(6 pages) 25 0 4.8 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Poetic Imagery

oets, having been exposed to such art and jazz music, their poems also took a jab at the rules of modern poetry and all traditions before it. The New York School poets have adapted the musicality of j ... itions translated as silence on the page through enjambment. They have also taken to surrealism, aside from abstract expressionism. Through surrealism, they have managed to juxtapose domestic or urban ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers