Willem de Kooning was a Dutch abstract expressionist artist. He was born in Rotterdam, in the Netherlands. He moved to the United States in 1926, and became an American citizen in 1962. On December 9, 1943, he married painter Elaine Fried.
Whatever an artist's personal feelings are, as soon as an artist fills a...
The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.
My interest in desperation lies only in that sometimes I find myself having...
An artist is forced by others to paint out of his own free will.
The attitude that nature is chaotic and that the artist puts order into it is...
Style is a fraud. I always felt the Greeks were hiding behind their columns.
Art never seems to make me peaceful or pure.
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