Willem de Kooning

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Exhibitions

Seeing Chaïm Soutine through the eyes of Willem de Kooning

A side-by-side show at the Barnes Foundation brings together two Expressionist greats who fused the figurative and the abstract in their work

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Women in art

Women through men’s eyes in Munich's Pinakothek der Moderne

Picasso, Beckmann, De Kooning and the female form

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Museums & Heritage

Museums lending to commercial galleries: The debate

Director of the Rose Art Museum examines both sides of the argument

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Richard Serra

What's on in New York: Serra’s solemnity and size at Gagosian

Posthumous popularity at Max Protetch, last works at Matthew Marks mapping at James Cohan, psychedelic audio-visual art at Feigen effective excellence at Zwirner, and homage at Universal Concepts

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Museums

Major gift of American art and cash to San Francisco MOMA

The donation will strengthen the museum’s holdings with major paintings by Americans such as Philip Guston, Leon Golub, Richard Diebenkorn and Willem de Kooning

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Willem de Kooning

Tate's new retrospective: Why did we get de Kooning?

Are we right to be so admiring of the work currently exhibited at the Tate

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De Kooning and the critics

As the current survey opens in London, we look at how it fared in the US

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Iran

The Book of Kings returned to Iran by US in exchange for de Kooning painting

The greatest surviving Persian manuscript was swapped for Woman III, once owned by the Shah of Iran