Claes Oldenburg took over a carefree (and consumerist) America

Of all the great American pop artists, Claes Oldenburg was the only one born in Europe. He was still in primary school when his father, a Swedish diplomat, moved the family to this country. They settled in Chicago, a city that has a highly acclaimed architectural history and calls itself, not unfairly, the birthplace of …

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