Claes Oldenburg (born January 28, 1929) is an American sculptor, best known
for his public art .... With its "bright color, contemporary form and material and its
ignoble subject, it attacked t...
Chronology of Large-Scale Projects by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van
Bruggen .... rope: polyurethane foam, plastic materials, fiber-reinforced plastic;
"I am for an art that is political-erotical-mystical, that does something more ... In
this respect, Oldenburg is the most Surreal of the Pop artists and his .... The
books and articles below constitute a bibliography of the sources used in the
writing this page. .... Her innovative use of found objects, unconventional
This page features photos and information about Claes Oldenburg ... Claes
Oldenburg became famous in the early 1960s for his giant soft ... the years of
various materials, including one of mahogany and another of vinyl. ... copyright:
all photos contained at this website are copyrighted and may be used only with
In last week's post, we discussed how Claes Oldenburg made his oversized soft
... in-depth examination of the materials Oldenburg used to create the work.
Artist: Claes and Coosje van Bruggen Oldenburg. Date: 1985-1988. Dimensions:
overall 354 × 618 × 162 inches. Materials: aluminum, stainless steel, paint.
essay Claes Oldenburg, Walker Art Center Collections, 2005 ... and crudely
painted collages made from gritty, cast-off materials such as cardboard and
Perhaps the best-loved artist of the Pop Art movement, Claes Oldenburg is .... we
look at another handful of pioneers who are using their ingenuity to plug art ...
Sep 6, 2009 ... Installation view of Claes Oldenburg: Early Sculpture, Drawings, Happenings and
... film, and archival material, this presentation illuminates the themes of ... Using
early installation photographs as a reference, Miller guides art ...
Apr 8, 2013 ... Claes Oldenburg's 'Floor Burger' will soon go on view at MoMA in a ... “We were
careful to use high-grade materials, but still the result is a lot of ...