best known for his public art installations typically featuring very large replicas of everyday objects. Our proposal called for a giant ice cream cone dropped upside down on one of the top corners of the building, tilted forward, so that melting ice cream would appear to drip over the windows. In her presentation of the work.The tilt differentiated it from the surrounding church steeples, while the emphasis on the cone form separated it from the advertising variations found in the street.
Claes Oldenburg Art | Claes Oldenburg | Art since 1945 | Hatje Cantz
The Giant Cherry in the Giant Spoon - Sculpture Garden in Minneapolis MN. This place holds some very dear memories....
Claes Oldenburg. Hmm remarkably close to George Wylie's Rottenrow maternity safety pin...
Floor Burger, Claes Oldenburg 1962 - Ajudo a popularizar o Hambúrguer através da sua arte
Giant objects. Claes Oldenburg is a Swedish sculptor who makes large replicas of everyday objects. He was born in 1929 and moved to Chicago in 1936. He went to Yale University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He's been associated with the Pop Art movement since the 1960s. He created most of his sculptures in collaboration with his late wife Coosje van Bruggen. More here.
Claes Oldenburg - Lost At E Minor: For creative people
Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen ~ Saw, Sawing, 1996 (steel, epoxy resin, fiber-reinforced plastic)