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Photos: 'Claes Oldenburg: The Sixties'

Arts & Culture Jennifer Simonson · ·

1 At the Claes Oldenburg: The Sixties exhibit, museum visitors can see some of the artist's early sculptures of food and everyday items in "The Store" Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 during a media preview at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. The show runs Sept. 22, 2013 through Jan. 12, 2014. 
2 Artist Claes Oldenburg's sketches on display Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. The museum exhibit, which runs through Jan. 12, 2014, features Oldenburg's early work from the 1960s. 
3 Artist Claes Oldenburg's sculpture "Giant Soft Fan" is on display in "The Home" section of the exhibit at the Walker Art Center Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 in Minneapolis. 
4 The Walker's "Three-Way Plug, Scale A, Soft, Brown," foreground, is part of the Claes Oldenburg: The Sixties exhibit, which includes about 300 pieces from collections around the world. The show runs through Jan. 12, 2014 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. 
5 Claes Oldenburg's "Geometric Mouse - Scale A," left, which used to be displayed outside the Walker Art Center, is part of The Sixties exhibit featuring the artist's early work. 
6 Claes Oldenburg's "Mouse Museum" is a walk-in installation filled with 385 objects that the artist collected which inspired some of his art. It's part of Claes Oldenburg: The Sixties at the Walker Art Center through Jan. 12, 2014. 
7 The Claes Oldenburg sculpture "Shoestring Potatoes Spilling from a Bag" on display during a media preview Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at the Walker Art Center.