Claes Oldenburg is a Swedish Postwar & Contemporary artist who was born in 1929.
His work is currently being shown at multiple venues like S.M.A.K. Ghent
in Gent and will be on exhibit at Paula Cooper Gallery, New York (524 W 26th Str)
on January 14, 2022. Numerous key galleries and museums such as Pace New York (540 West 25th Street)
have featured Claes Oldenburg’s work in the past.
Claes Oldenburg’s work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $41 USD to $3,637,000 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 1998 the record price for this artist at auction is $3,637,000 USD for Clothespin Ten Foot
, sold at Christie’s New York
Claes Oldenburg has been featured in articles for Forbes
, Art Basel Stories
and Artillery Magazine
. The most recent article is ‘Draw Like a Machine: Pop Art, 1952 – 1975’ at the Menil Drawing Institute, Houston
written for Glasstire in November 2021.
Artist’s alternative names: Claes Oldenberg, Claes Thure Oldenburg, Claus Oldenburg