Claes Oldenburg

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United States sculptor (born in Sweden)

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A wide range of subjects, from flowers to optical equipment, feature in the drawings, where draughtsmanship is a top priority-the artist cites David Hockney and Claes Oldenberg as influences.
I try not to get caught up in how things are made," says the artist, who cites wood artist Martin Puryear and Claes Oldenberg as having the most influence on his work.
Whereas Chiat Day's nearby Venice headquarters (AR May 1992), designed by Frank Gehry with monumental binoculars by Claes Oldenberg, are essentially an exercise in pop art applied to a conventional, territorially hierarchical office building, Shubin + Donaldson's design keeps nothing hidden, separating only the main conference room and a series of `war rooms' for collective brianstorming sessions.
This bonding-through-giving has extended in years past from the baroque (ice buckets inscribed "Merry Christmas, Burt Reynolds") to the urbane (Mike Ovitz sending a Claes Oldenberg lithograph).
Claes Oldenberg's soft sculptures of an ice-cream cone, lunch-box sandwiches and many varieties of butcher's meat are but part of his story.
Claes Oldenberg's soft" works held a special meaning for these artists.
Though Abstract Expressionists were the most established figures at the time, Gemini gravitated toward working with younger and underexposed artists--now all household names--including Man Ray, Josef Albers, Roy Lichtenstein, Claes Oldenberg, and Ed Ruscha.
Sculptors Claes Oldenberg and Coosje van Bruggen unveiled their controversial 35-foot Bottle Of Notes at Centre Square, Middlesbrough, in 1993.
Dedicated primarily to intaglio (etching, drypoint, engraving, etc.) processes, Teaberry has collaborated in producing prints with William Wiley, Claes Oldenberg, Christo and many others.
A dramatic cube clad with sheets of embossed, undulating aluminium cuts into this structure and contains the restaurant (where the chocolate desert imitates Claes Oldenberg's Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture outside).
The spirit of transformation is reactivatedat the Guggenheim's ground level through the amazing ship, in the form of a gigantesque Swiss Army knife, dreamt into reality by the genius of Claes Oldenberg. It is instructive to ponder its history.