Claes Oldenburg

(redirected from Claes Oldenberg)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Claes Oldenburg - United States sculptor (born in Sweden); a leader of the pop art movement who was noted for giant sculptures of common objects (born in 1929)
References in periodicals archive ?
The series, still considered a watershed art-historical moment, culminated in a packed evening with the likes of Robert Rauschenberg, Claes Oldenberg, and others at the crossroads of art and science in attendance.
The work of Claes Oldenberg and Coosje van Bruggen, it is a tribute to Captain James Cook and was their first public sculpture in the UK.
Or Claes Oldenberg, with your systematic, visceral messes, such as those performed at the Judson Church in 1960, all transgression, primitiveness, and vice: How were these examples of organized chaos and repetition located for you in the male conscience?
For two months in 1969, Hannah Wilke lived in Los Angeles, while her then boyfriend Claes Oldenberg made prints at Gemini G.
Following in the footsteps of sculptor Claes Oldenberg and his magnification of everyday objects, Morgan sprinkles his work with a healthy dose of satire and hilarity for good measure.
The 17 pieces of public art scattered throughout CityCenter (pick up a map at any building there) make up an all-star collection, with works by Julian Schnabel, Henry Moore, and Claes Oldenberg and Coosje van Bruggen.
become familiar with the art of Claes Oldenberg and Coosje van Bruggen, sculptors and Pop artists.