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The big shock of my life was Abstract Expressionism - Pollock, de Kooning, those guys. It changed my work. I was an academically trained student, and suddenly you could pour paint, smear it on, broom it on!
LeRoy Neiman

Meaning of "de Kooning" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DE KOONING

de Kooning  [də ˈkuːnɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DE KOONING

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De Kooning is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DE KOONING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of de Kooning in the English dictionary

The definition of de Kooning in the dictionary is Willem. 1904–97, US abstract expressionist painter, born in Holland.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DE KOONING


ballooning
bəˈluːnɪŋ
burning
ˈbɜːnɪŋ
cleaning
ˈkliːnɪŋ
concerning
kənˈsɜːnɪŋ
crooning
ˈkruːnɪŋ
fine-tuning
ˌfaɪnˈtjuːnɪŋ
house-cleaning
ˈhaʊsˌkliːnɪŋ
Kooning
ˈkuːnɪŋ
leaning
ˈliːnɪŋ
learning
ˈlɜːnɪŋ
looning
ˈluːnɪŋ
meaning
ˈmiːnɪŋ
morning
ˈmɔːnɪŋ
nooning
ˈnuːnɪŋ
pruning
ˈpruːnɪŋ
screening
ˈskriːnɪŋ
swooning
ˈswuːnɪŋ
tuning
ˈtjuːnɪŋ
turning
ˈtɜːnɪŋ
warning
ˈwɔːnɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DE KOONING

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de dicto
de Duve
de facto
de fide
De Forest
De Gasperi
de Gaulle
de Havilland
de jure
de Klerk
de la Beche
de la Mare
De La Warr
de Lesseps
de los Angeles
de luxe
De Mille
de Molina

WORDS THAT END LIKE DE KOONING

air conditioning
air-conditioning
beginning
burgeoning
canyoning
cloning
conditioning
couponing
cushioning
food poisoning
ironing
Liaoning
poisoning
positioning
questioning
rationing
reasoning
reckoning
seasoning
unquestioning
zoning

Synonyms and antonyms of de Kooning in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «de Kooning» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DE KOONING

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德库宁
1,325 millions of speakers

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de Kooning
570 millions of speakers

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de Kooning
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Translator English - Hindi

डे Kooning
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Translator English - Arabic

دي كوننغ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

де Кунинг
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de Kooning
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দে কুনিং
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de Kooning
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De Kooning
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de Kooning
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Translator English - Japanese

デ·クーニング
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Translator English - Korean

드 쿠닝
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De Kooning
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de Kooning
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டி கூனிங்
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डी कुूनिंग
75 millions of speakers

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De Kooning
70 millions of speakers

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de Kooning
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de Kooning
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Translator English - Ukrainian

де Кунінг
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Translator English - Romanian

Kooning
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de Kooning
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de Kooning
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de Kooning
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de Kooning
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about de Kooning

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2 QUOTES WITH «DE KOONING»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word de Kooning.
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Lee Krasner
I knew de Kooning and I went to his studio so I knew about de Kooning's work. But only a little handful knew about it, you know. Maybe there were ten people that knew about it.
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LeRoy Neiman
The big shock of my life was Abstract Expressionism - Pollock, de Kooning, those guys. It changed my work. I was an academically trained student, and suddenly you could pour paint, smear it on, broom it on!

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DE KOONING»

Discover the use of de Kooning in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to de Kooning and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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De Kooning: A Retrospective
Published in conjunction with the large-scale, all-medium, posthumous retrospective of Willem de Kooning's career at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), this book offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the development of the artists ...
John Elderfield, James Coddington, David Frankel, 2011
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Willem de Kooning: The Artist's Materials
Written for conservation scientists, conservators, specialists in modern art history, museum curators, and practicing artists, this book offers insights into the way an artist can achieve radical changes in style.
Susan Lake, Willem De Kooning, Michael Roy Schilling, 2010
3
Willem de Kooning:
This book features ten paintings and drawings by de Kooning selected from The Museum of Modern Art's substantial collection of his work.
Carolyn Lanchner, 2011
4
Willem de Kooning, 1904-1997: Content as a Glimpse
Looks at the works of the Dutch-born American painter, who was a leader in the abstract expressionist movement/
Barbara Hess, 2004
5
Willem De Kooning: works, writings, interviews
Text by Sally Yard. Interview by Harold Rosenberg, James T. Valliere.
Sally Yard, Willem De Kooning, James T. Valliere, 2007
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The essential Willem de Kooning
Here's a series of quick, savvy, entertaining books on artists and pop culture at a popular price.
Catherine Morris, 1999
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Willem de Kooning drawings, 1937-1954
The artistic development of Willem de Kooning is explored here through a focus on his early drawings, many of which have never before been published, and most of which have not been on public view in decades.
Willem De Kooning, Amy Schichtel, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, 2002
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The impact of Chaim Soutine (1893-1943): De Kooning, ...
This book, expertly assembled by the two editors of the Chaim Soutine catalogue raisonne, not only presents and comments on a number of his key works--particularly from the decade after 1918--that reveal his powerful influence and the ...
Maurice Tuchman, Esti Dunow, Galerie Gmurzynska, 2002
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Willem de Kooning: late paintings
Bridging the gap to Minimalism, he never abandoned gestural forms. This volume is the first to focus on Willem de Kooning's late paintings, with essays by Julie Sylvester and David Sylvester.
Willem De Kooning, Julie Sylvester, David Sylvester, 2006
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Willem De Kooning
A critical analysis of the artistic career of Willem de Kooning is accompanied by a sampling of his paintings, drawings, and sculptures
Harry F. Gaugh, Willem De Kooning, 1983

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DE KOONING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term de Kooning is used in the context of the following news items.
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A unique perspective at an untrodden landscape: Minnesota …
... many of the images look more like abstract expressionistic paintings of the type you'd find Jackson Pollock or Willem de Kooning creating. «Herald Review, Jul 15»
2
The Art Behind Vera Neumann's Products
In the early '70s, she took part in a Smithsonian Institution residency program that also hosted, among others, Willem de Kooning, Georgia ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
3
Hal's Move Signals That the Westside's Creative Core Is No Longer …
He lived it, along with his contemporaries Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko and Woods Davy. So he isn't mourning Hal's move, even though he ... «L.A. Weekly, Jul 15»
4
Sail Into Art Southampton
The best known artist in this distinguished category is de Kooning, but based on Jack Tworkov's House of the Sun Variation above, a good ... «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
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Q&A: Nicholas Korniloff on Art Southampton
The region is rich with a strong cultural history, and some of the most collected artists in the world, from Pollock and de Kooning to Lichtenstein ... «BLOUIN ARTINFO, Jul 15»
6
The Man Who Saw America
Through his window, Frank studied Willem de Kooning pacing his studio in his underwear, pausing at his easel and then walking the floor ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
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In England, Glenn Ligon Brings Together the (American) Works that …
Included in the show are Pollock, Willem de Kooning and Franz Kline: “I'm not an Abstraction Expressionist, but I think dedication to paintings ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
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Jackson Pollock: where to see his art around the world
“Willem de Kooning soon followed, and for much of the 1950s Springs became the cradle of the Abstract Expressionist art movement, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
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Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots, Tate Liverpool, review: 'a last hurrah'
As his friend and rival William de Kooning put it, "Jackson busted our idea of a picture to hell". Fame and recognition came, as did flattering ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 15»
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De Kooning's Springs Studio Turned into Artists' Retreat
Accabonac House, where Abstract Expressionistist Willem de Kooning had his first Springs studio back in 1961, is now the site of an ... «Curbed Hamptons, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. De Kooning [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/de-kooning>. Aug 2019 ».
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