Balloon Dog Pink

750,001.195,00

  • Technique High quality synthetic resin
  • Size N/A cm
  • Edition 500
  • Inclusive Luxury gift box
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Description

Balloon Dog Pink: a work of art by Jeff Koons

This beautiful, very highly finished Balloon Dog is available in size L (30 x 30 x 12 cm) and XXL (42 x 47 x 16 cm). The artwork comes in a luxury gift box and comes with a certificate. This exclusive edition is limited to 500 copies.

A prestigious background

Originating from France, Editions Studio has become a renowned name in the art world. Our dedication to providing superior quality artwork has earned us tremendous popularity among art lovers and connoisseurs. Our most renowned series, Balloon Dog and Balloon Rabbit (after), have been shown in some of the most prestigious galleries and auction houses around the world, from Europe to North America, South America, Asia and beyond.

The genesis of Balloon Dog

Jeff Koons’ iconic Balloon Dog belongs to his celebrated 1994 Celebration series, which includes 20 gleaming metal sculptures and about 15 captivating oil paintings. In addition to the five metal dogs, Koons crafted Easter eggs, Valentine hearts and diamonds, all adorned with his signature reflective stainless steel finish. Through Koons’ vision and meticulous process, these ordinary objects transcend their mundane simplicity and become sumptuous symbols of joy, lightheartedness and the innocence of childhood.

A conceptual look at the artwork

Regarding his choice of balloon animals as the subject for Balloon Dog, Koons said, “I’ve always enjoyed balloon animals because they are just like us … We are balloons. You take a deep breath and you breathe in, it’s an optimism. You breathe out, and it’s kind of a symbol of death.” You can certainly feel this lightheartedness through his Balloon Dog, which evokes the joy and vibrancy of childhood.

In a bold way, Jeff Koons has consistently asserted that his work is not intended to convey a specific or predetermined meaning. Instead, he emphasizes the role of the viewer in shaping the interpretation of the artwork. This idea is reinforced by his preference for reflective materials, which actively engage the viewer and create a personal viewing experience. In a fascinating way, Koons elevates the simple balloon dog, a fleeting and cheap object, into a permanent and immensely valuable work of art, giving it a new level of meaning and permanence.

Balloon Dog Pink at Amersfoort Art

Welcome to the exciting world of Editions Studio Art! We are passionate about creating breathtaking yet affordable works of art, available exclusively in limited editions. Our inspiration comes from some of the world’s most iconic artists of the 20th and 21st centuries. Discover the beauty and elegance of Balloon Dog Pink and add a unique piece of art history to your collection.