MOCA Bows Out of Koons Retrospective

August 5th, 2013

Jeff Koons, via LA TimesLos Angeles’s Museum of Contemporary Art, the first planned location for a traveling retrospective of the work of Jeff Koons, has announced that it will no longer be hosting the show.  The news comes in the wake of Director Jeffrey Deitch’s resignation from his position.  The exhibition will now open in New York at The Whitney Museum in June of next year. “It was decided by MOCA and the Whitney that it would be better for an exhibition as complex and ambitious at this one to be developed over a longer period of time,” said Whitney spokesman Stephen Soba. “And that the show should open in June in New York.” 

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