What’s not to love about the net when you can hear Peter Schjeldahl talk in your ear about de Kooning in New York while drinking tea in Toronto?

Hear about de Kooning’s Untitled (The Cow Jumps Over the Moon), pictured above, and other paintings selected by Schjeldahl on the New Yorker’s website. Link from there to his full review as well (free for subscribers).

Master of Abstraction audio slideshow by Peter Schjeldahl at newyorker.com
de Kooning: A Retrospective on view at MoMA through January 9, 2012

image: Willem de Kooning, Untitled (The Cow Jumps Over the Moon), 1937, Harvard Art Museum, Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Ernest G. Stillman, Class of 1907, by exchange