Willem De Kooning

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Style: Abstract Expressionism

Place: Rotterdam

Born: 1904

Death: 1997

Nationality: Netherlands

Biography:

Willem de Kooning (April 24, 1904 – March 19, 1997) was a Dutch American abstract expressionist artist who was born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. In the post-World War II era, de Kooning painted in a style that came to be referred to as Abstract expressionism or Action painting, and was part of a group of artists that came to be known as the New Y...