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This edition: Willem de Kooning

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Episode Details

(12 min., 1994) Profile of the renowned modern artist. De Kooning's life and work—from his origins in the Netherlands to his mature Long Island period—are presented through his paintings, vintage photographs of the artist and his contemporaries, and footage of his studio on Long Island. This film also explores the historical and cultural developments in the postwar period that shaped his art.