Claes Oldenburg

Mouse (is) In The House

The Mouse Museum and The Ray Gun Wing by Claes Oldenburg was an exhibition organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago in 1977. Some are "altered objects," altered by the artist, others are "studio objects," created by the artist. Take a look inside the exhibition.

Oldenburg’s Lower East Side

In December 1961, Claes Oldenburg opened an enticing exhibition space called The Store in a Lower East Side storefront at 107 East Second Street. The district was a few years away from being christened The East Village, but The Store was certainly one of the landmarks of this enduring bohemian realm. I stumbled across...