de Kooning, Willem.  "Letter to the Editor."  Artnews,  January 1949,  6.

de Kooning, Willem.  "A Desperate View."  

Talk delivered on Friday, February 18, 1949 at Subjects of the Artist: A New Art School, 35 East 8th Street.


Reprinted in Thomas B. Hess. Willem de Kooning. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1968: 15-16.