Claes Oldenburg


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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)
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Adquirida por el Walker Art Center como una de las nuevas obras con las que se reinauguraria su esplendido Jardin Escultorico --entre sus piezas mas famosas y emblematicas se encuentra la fuente Puente de cuchara y una Cereza de Claes Oldenburg y Coosje Van Bruggen--, la pieza fue considerada por la comunidad nativa americana como una explotacion de su tragedia, destinada a servir como escenario para fotografias compartidas en redes sociales.
In addition to an essay by the curator, the catalogue will excerpt previously unpublished interviews with some twenty-seven of the featured artists, from Claes Oldenburg to Lester Johnson, Robert Morris, and Simone Forti.
Its collection includes pre-Hispanic goldwork and pottery; Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo paintings; Russian ikons; works by Filipino contemporary artists such as BenCab and Pacita Abad; prints by Jasper Johns, Henry Moore, Claes Oldenburg.
Where in the North would you find the Bottle O' Notes sculpture by Claes Oldenburg commemorating explorer Captain James Cook?
It includes pieces by Marcel Duchamp, Claes Oldenburg, Bridget Riley, Dorothea Tanning, Andy Warhol and Rachel Whiteread.
The Bottle of Notes by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen sits in Centre Square near mima.
you can say, as Claes Oldenburg does, "I am for an art
Sculpture by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen; Spoonbridge and Cherry 1985-1988; aluminum, stainless steel, paint.
The suggestion, for example, that a giant pen nib could be placed on the top of the telecom tower in Birmingham simply could not have been made had not Claes Oldenburg proposed many such ideas half a century ago.
An American born in Sweden in 1929, Claes Oldenburg is a true pop-surrealist.
com)-- Conceptual artist and innovator Claes Oldenburg has won the Arts & Business Council of Greater Philadelphia's Anne d'Harnoncourt Award for Artistic Excellence.
Among the 190 beautifully reproduced images are works by Joseph Albers, Milton Avery, Alexander Calder, Helen Frankenthaler, John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Robert Motherwell, Claes Oldenburg, Ad Reinhardt, Saul Steinberg, and E.