25 Apr '16, 9am

Jeff Koons: 'I love how art can change your life' - Christie's

Jeff Koons: 'I love how art can change your life' - Christie's

The artworks he made in that period are not as playful as they first seem. ‘My Balloon Dog is like a Trojan horse: the inside’s darker than the outside.’ The experience was especially painful for Koons, after what he’d been through in college. ‘When I was in art school my girlfriend became pregnant. I offered to marry her, but she didn’t want to get married so my daughter was put up for adoption. I was very distraught,’ he says, ‘and I always hoped that I’d be able to find my daughter.’ When she came of age she did make contact, and went to live with him. She is now married, ‘but we’re together a couple of weekends a month’. Koons remarried in 2002. He and his wife, the artist Justine Wheeler, now have six children. ‘They love art. Our youngest, our three-year-old, would be able to point to something and tell you if it’s by Picasso or Manet.’ After decades of success, Koon...

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