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Claes Oldenburg, known for his oversized pop art sculpture, 1929-2022

Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, fallen cone2001. Photo: Jamie Silva | Creative Commons Claes Oldenburg, the sculptor known for his oversized replicas of everyday objects, has died. Often the subject was food: one of the first works ground burger (1962), consisted of a mousse-stuffed version of the fast food patty, the pickle placed on […]

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Mysterious Georgia rock art sculpture, believed by some to be the ‘American Stonehenge’ and by others the work of Satan, has been bombed

The Georgia Guidestones, a mysterious public artwork sometimes referred to as the “American Stonehenge”, no longer exists. In the early hours of Wednesday, unidentified people detonated a bomb that severely damaged the sculpture that stood in Elberton, Georgia, for more than 40 years. In the aftermath of the attack, and citing security concerns, the government […]

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‘The Piggy Tail Trail’ is Eye’s fourth art sculpture event

Published: 4:00 p.m. July 5, 2022 Beautifully painted pigs will form a pathway around a Mid Suffolk town this summer as the community holds its fourth artistic sculpture event. “The Piggy Tail Trail” will see a total of 24 pig sculptures and 15 mini pigs appear in Eye from Thursday, July 7 through Friday, September […]

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‘The Piggy Tail Trail’ is Mid Suffolk Town’s fourth arts event

Beautifully painted pigs will form a pathway around a Mid Suffolk town this summer as the community holds its fourth artistic sculpture event. “The Piggy Tail Trail” will see a total of 24 pig sculptures and 15 mini pigs appear in Eye from Thursday, July 7 through Friday, September 16. 24 Pig Sculptures and 15 […]