Global contemporary art events and news observed from New York City. Suggestion? Email us.


Home » Wynn Las Vegas Unveils $33.7 Million Work by Jeff Koons in Hotel Rotunda

Wynn Las Vegas Unveils $33.7 Million Work by Jeff Koons in Hotel Rotunda

February 1st, 2013

Jeff Koons, Tulips, via The Wynn Hotel in Las VegasThe Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas has installed Tulips, a large-scale stainless steel sculpture by Jeff Koons, in its ground floor rotunda.  Acquired at auction in November for $33,682,500, the work is one of the largest and most complex of Koons’s Celebration series, and will sit near the hotel’s showroom lobby.  “Many people believe that Jeff Koons is one of the most important living artists on canvas and in sculpture in the world today,” said CEO Steve Wynn. “I’m happy to be one of those people and particularly delighted to share with our guests his magnificent creation of the Tulips sculpture.”Read more at The Wynn’s Press Page

Leave a Reply