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Discussion with Willem De Kooning, Frederick Kiesler, and others, ca. 1962

Discussion with Willem De Kooning, Frederick Kiesler, and others, ca. 1962

De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 sound tape reel ; 7 in. analog.

Summary: A discussion between Willem De Kooning, Frederick Kiesler, and unidentified others recorded ca. 1962. The group discusses buildings that had been recently erected, such as the new wing of the Albright-Knox (1962), Nervi's pavilion for Milan (1957), the Pepsico building in NYC (1960), and de Kooning's studio in Springs, which was under construction at that time, and Kiesler's "Endless House."

Biographical/Historical Note

Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) was an abstract artist from New York, N.Y.

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How to Cite This Collection

Discussion with Willem De Kooning, Frederick Kiesler, and others, ca. 1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.