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Claes Oldenburg

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Claes Oldenburg (born in 1929) is largely known today as a pop art sculptor. Oldenburg himself described his formless canvas and vinyl soft sculptures--gigantic hamburgers and ice cream cones, cushiony toilets and typewriters--as "objects that elude definition." This collection of writings revisits not only Oldenburg's soft objects from the early to mid 1960s but also his ...more
Paperback, 210 pages
Published February 17th 2012 by MIT Press (MA)
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Jul 18, 2012 Lynn rated it really liked it
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One of the most wonderful, useful, and readable, publications of Claes Oldenburg.
A vivid collection of several essays on the artist, the time, the village, the history, the happenings. You would have to read thousands of pages from dozens of authors to find such a wealth of information to jump off from. ----October files hats off to you!
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