Claes Oldenburg drawings, 1959-1977

Claes Oldenburg with Coosje van Bruggen drawings, 1992-1998 in the Whitney Museum of American Art by Janie C. Lee

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  • Oldenburg, Claes, -- 1929- -- Exhibitions,
  • Bruggen, Coosje van -- Exhibitions,
  • Whitney Museum of American Art -- Exhibitions,
  • Artist couples -- United States -- Exhibitions,
  • Artistic collaboration -- United States -- Exhibitions,
  • Drawing -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions

Edition Notes

Other titlesClaes Oldenburg with Coosje van Bruggen.
StatementJanie C. Lee.
GenreExhibitions.
ContributionsOldenburg, Claes, 1929-, Bruggen, Coosje van., Whitney Museum of American Art.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC139.O457 A4 2002, NC139.O457 A4 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18177586M
ISBN 100810968339
LC Control Number2001008046

Claes Oldenburg’s artistic career spans the experimental decades of the American avant-garde beginning in the late s. His large-scale sculpture, often presented in public spaces or made of soft or industria materials, exemplify the satirical and everyday qualities of Pop Art. The exhibition features public art from artists including Stephen Antonakos, Mark di Suvero, Richard Fleischner, Red Grooms, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Indiana. In response to this exhibition, Willian J. Green, Mayor of the City of Philadelphia then, proclaimed March 18th, as the Public Art Day for the City of Philadelphia. Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen collaborated to create Mistos (Match Cover), a larger-than-life sculpture of this everyday item. a book of matches In his figural portraits, Robert Lostutter uses this kind of scale to create an intimate viewing experience. Claes Oldenburg () and Coosje van Bruggen () were all about BIG; and the Free Stamp in Cleveland’s Willard Park is no exception. Inarguably the world’s largest office stamp, the aluminum and steel structure is 49 feet long, 28 feet high and wei pounds. In the Cleveland area, it’s one of three titanic installations created by Oldenburg and van Bruggen.

  “I am for an art that is political-erotical-mystical, that does something other than sit on its ass in a museum,” wrote Claes Oldenburg in his manifesto, “I Am for an Art.” The.   Early Work Zwirner & Wirth 32 East 69th Street, Manhattan Through Dec. 23 Of the five who were canonized as the original American Pop artists, Claes Oldenburg had the most sensuous touch and most. 1 day ago  Art Book: Art History II (Lumen) –Now—Age of Post-Colonialism Part I Expand/collapse global location Claes Oldenburg, Floor Cake, , synthetic polymer paint and latex on canvas filled with foam rubber and cardboard boxes, × × in.   Did a tiny ceramic chip covered with original drawing by artists Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Rauschenberg, David Novros, John Chamberlain, and Forrest Myers travel to .

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Best known for recasting familiar objects in unfamiliar textures, media, and dimensions, Claes Oldenburg has long challenged his audience to rethink the everyday with works such as French Fries and Ketchup () and Soft Toilet ().

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Summary of Claes Oldenburg. With his saggy hamburgers, colossal clothespins and giant three-way 1959-1977 book, Claes Oldenburg has been the reigning king of Pop sculpture since the early s, back when New York was still truly gritty. Important Art by Claes Oldenburg Artwork Images.

Pastry Case, I () The books and articles below. Claes Oldenburg was born inin Stockholm. His family settled in Chicago in and become an American Citizen Oldenburg studied literature and art history at Yale University, New Haven, from to ; He studied art at the Art Institute of Chicago from to Claes Oldenburg studied literature and art history at Yale University and the Art Institute of Chicago.

He quickly became involved in performance art after moving to New York and meeting many performance artists. Byhe had created drawings and collages of. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Claes Oldenburg was born on Janu in Stockholm, the son of Gösta Oldenburg and his wife Sigrid Elisabeth née Lindforss.

His father was then a Swedish diplomat stationed in New York and in was appointed Consul General of Sweden to Chicago where Oldenburg grew up, attending the Latin School of Chicago. Claes Oldenburg is a Swedish-born American sculptor known for his innovative and humorous reconstructions of everyday objects in both large-scale public installations and soft materials.

Along with Tom Wesselmann, Jasper Johns, and Allan Kaprow, Oldenburg is associated with the Pop Art movement.“Because my work is naturally non-meaningful, the meaning found in it will remain doubtful.

Claes Oldenburg, in full Claes Thure Oldenburg, (born Jan. 28,Stockholm, Sweden), Swedish-born American Pop-art sculptor, best known for his giant soft sculptures of everyday objects. Much of Oldenburg’s early life was spent in the United States, Sweden, and Norway, a result of moves his father made as a Swedish consular was educated at Yale University (–50), where.

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Lee, Janie C. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, Hardcover. Gold stamped cloth, turquoise & illus. dust jacket, pp., 92 color plates, 7 BW illus. VG- (A label and few marks from previous. Claes Oldenburg book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1).

"Claes Oldenburg Artist Overview and Analysis". [Internet]. Content compiled and written by The Art Story Contributors Edited and revised, with Summary and Accomplishments added by Ruth Epstein Available from: First published on 21 Jan Updated and modified regularly [Accessed ]. Claes Oldenburg has 24 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Claes Oldenburg’s most popular book is Notes in Hand. Installation view of Claes Oldenburg: Early Sculpture, Drawings, Happenings and Films (May 7 – September 6, ) at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.

(L-R)) Scarface and Aphrodite, (E); Autobodys, (E); Birth of the Flag I. Claes Oldenburg, “I Am For an Art ” in Environments, Situations, Spaces (New York: Martha Jackson Gallery, ); reprinted in an expanded version in Oldenburg and Emmett Williams, eds., Store Days: Documents from The Store () and Ray Gun Theater () (New.

Art: When Bigger Is Better: Claes Oldenburg has spent the past 35 years blowing up and redefining everyday objects, all in the name of getting art off its pedestal. * Wed, 10 am - 1 pm The Shrine of the Book will be closed to visitors * The exhibitions: Gil Marco Shani: Buses and To Go: New Designs for Jewish Ritual Objects will be closed to visitors until further notice Special Opening Hours.

Tues, (2nd day Hanukkah) 10 am - 9 pm Sat, am. Claes Oldenburg was born in in Sweden, but grew up in the United States. His family settled in Chicago, where his father was the Swedish consul-general. His mother had been a concert singer. Oldenburg attended a private school in Chicago before entering Yale University in He took only a few art classes during his senior year and.

At the Whitney Museum of American Art, however, Janie C. Lee is exhibiting instead his drawings – “Claes Oldenburg: Drawings, ” and “Claes Oldenburg. Inthe Sohio Oil Company commissioned Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen to design and construct a large outdoor sculpture for its new corporate headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio.

The result was Free Stamp, a bold and distinctive installation that captured both a Pop Art sensibility and a connection to the city’s industrial executives approved the design, and. “I am for an art that is political-erotical-mystical, that does something more than sit on its ass in a museum,” wrote Claes Oldenburg in his seminal manifesto I Am For An his Happenings beginning in the s, to his enormous public sculptures of ice cream and rubber stamps, to his collaboration with his wife Coosje van Bruggen, Oldenburg has remained at the forefront of the.

Claes Oldenburg is, in several important respects, the most appealing artist to have appeared on the New York scene in the last decade. Beside the increasingly constricted concerns of the abstractionists, his zany sculptures and offbeat designs for monuments offer a robust engagement with the world we actually encounter beyond the perimeter of the art [ ].

CLAES OLDENBURG (American, b. ) Study for Standing Mitt; Alternative Proposal for the Allen Memorial Art Mu Auction | Lot: | Description. Claes Oldenburg first came to international prominence in the early s as one of the leaders of the Pop art movement.

His transformations of common objects into droopy fabric sculptures or gargantuan monuments have captivated viewers for more than forty years.Barbara Rose's Claes Oldenburg (), a comprehensive monograph about Oldenburg was prepared in conjunction with the retrospective exhibition of Oldenburg's work at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

Also useful are Ellen H. Johnson's Claes Oldenburg (); and Gene Baro's Claes Oldenburg, Drawings and Prints ().