Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, Bicyclette Ensevelie (Buried Bicycle), Parc de la Villette, Paris, 1990
Giant objects. Claes Oldenburg is a Swedish sculptor who makes large replicas of everyday objects. He was born in 1929 and moved to Chicago in 1936. He went to Yale University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He's been associated with the Pop Art movement since the 1960s. He created most of his sculptures in collaboration with his late wife Coosje van Bruggen. More here.