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Claes Oldenburg

 (born 1929)
Claes Thure Oldenburg is active/lives in New York.  Claes Oldenburg is known for whimsical pop art sculpture, public installations.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Claes Oldenburg


Birth / Death:  born 1929 Stockholm, Sweden

Methods for Claes Oldenburg

Drawing, Draftsmanship, Draughtsman
Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Sculpture, Sculptor

Media for Claes Oldenburg

Aquatint
Cardboard
Ceramic Art, Porcelain
Ceramics
Earthworks
Etching, Etcher
Ink
Magic Marker, Sharpie, Felt-Tip Pen
Wire

Styles for Claes Oldenburg

Cartoon Drawing

Subjects for Claes Oldenburg

Animals, Mammals
Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Environment
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Hand-Crafted Object
Humor, Whimsy
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
Nature, Environment, Botanicals, Conservation
Statue of Liberty
Still Life

Schools for Claes Oldenburg

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Student
Yale School of Fine Art, Student

Awards/Recognition for Claes Oldenburg

National Medal of Arts

Chronology for Claes Oldenburg

Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Claes Oldenburg

Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Richard Weisman Collection
UBS-Paine Webber Collection

Added Description for Claes Oldenburg

Collaborative Artwork
Married to an Artist
Printmaking Specialty

Ethnicity for Claes Oldenburg

Swedish

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for Claes Oldenburg

Venice Biennale

Exhibition of Museum for Claes Oldenburg

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Whitney Museum of American Art


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