Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) is, along with Jackson Pollock, was flowering in the United States after the Second World War, has been known for its name as one of the painter who led the abstract expressionism. His works, concrete and the Between expression of abstract, and features a violent brushstrokes.
The form the exhibition of the nucleus, boasts the leading collection of de Kooning, from John-and-Kimiko Powers Collection based in the United States Colorado, it is a work group with a focus on female image of the 1960s . These works have been donated to the Ryobi Foundation by Powers and his wife.works painter and had Powers and his wife friendship was collected, it has not been exposed to the most general, nor that it was published in Japan, let's say that unknown collection. This exhibition, Oil on watercolor, drawing, sculpture plus the work these in Japan of museum holdings, is composed of 35 points.Please enjoy the works of the painter to represent it until after World War II the United States was not the opportunity to see the work together in Japan.