Artist Claes Oldenburg, maker of huge urban sculptures, dies

Pop artist Claes Oldenburg, who turned the mundane into the monumental by means of his outsized sculptures of a baseball bat, a clothespin and different objects, has died at age 93. Oldenburg died Monday morning in Manhattan, based on his daughter, Maartje Oldenburg. He had been unwell since falling and breaking his hip a month … Read more