Houseball Houseball

Bethlehemkirch-Platz, Mauerstrasse, Berlin

Stainless steel, fiber-reinforced plastic, jute netting, polyurethane and polyvinyl chloride foams; painted with polyester gelcoat
27 ft. 6 in. (8.4 m) high x 24 ft. 4 in. (7.4 m) diameter

Commissioned 1993 by Ronald S. Lauder
Donated by The Honorable and Mrs. Ronald S. Lauder to the Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies Gift to the Nation, 2001
Temporarily installed in front of the Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany, for the exhibition Claes Oldenburg: An Anthology, February-May, 1996; and in Berlin September 1997

Photo: Gerd Kittel





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