Claes Oldenburg, artist of the Split Button sculpture, dies at 93

Credit: Alexa Cotler According to Claes Oldenburg, the four holes of the Split Button symbolize Philadelphia founder William Penn’s design for laying out the center of the city arounds four symmetrically placed parks. Oldenburg had many solo exhibitions, such as the one at the Museum of Modern Art in 1969 and several shows in New York …

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