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Claes Ordenburg. Foto: Jurgen Frank. Via The Walker Art Center.
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Claes Oldenburg: Colossal Monuments

The Swedish born artist, Claes Oldenburg (1927- 2022), began as a painter and performance artist before he phathomed with materials and forms that took him to sculpture. As a matter of fact, his early ideas on monumental sculpture were first…

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Art Work: Artists Working at The Museum

Since 1935, staff members working as a part of The Met community, many of whom are accomplished artists, have shared their creative contributions with each other on a regular basis. This year the Met is open this presentation of their…

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Young Artists for Sale: Do Auctions Validate Art?

In the last two weeks the two biggest auction houses, Christie’s and Sotheby’s, have held auctions with young artists between the ages of 25 and 35 alongside pieces by older artists. What does this type of sale tell us in…

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