I'm sure everyone has heard of Jeff Koons; he seems to be the most popular artist of the contemporary world. As #719ca4654efb" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Forbes mentions, the art world right now is focusing on the famous artists since it attracts attention and money. That's why expensive art is important.
This dudes work is everywhere!! I tend to direct my attention away from the big ass balloon animal looking things... you know they put a magenta one in the palace of Versailles!! In my opinion - that doesn't make sense. But when its something like this piece right here, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, (1988), I dig it. This now is sitting in the Whitney Museum