A Man in Full: MoMA’s de Kooning Retrospective

“De Kooning: A Retrospective” is a rare chance to see a career writ large. While exhibitions referred to as retrospectives sometimes survey a scant dozen years of an artist’s life, this one spans the 20th century—de Kooning was born in Holland in 1904 and died in Long Island in 1997. Not all of “de Kooning,” which features some 200 paintings, is spectacular—but just try being at your best for nearly seven working decades. Read More