Current Location:
Building B (MAK) -> 2nd Floor - Building B (MAK)
Location Notes:
MAK; 2nd fl., Rm. B-2-124

National Gallery of Art Mobile by Alexander Calder

Artwork
Identifier:
2006.530.1
Artist:
Alexander Calder
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
circa 2006
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 36 in Width: 23.25 in
Description:
Mobile that is red on bottom, black on top, and one blue piece near the end. There are windows in the background.
Historical Context:
Alexander Calder was an American sculptor who used a new method for creating his sculptors. He would bend and twist the wires to create his works of art. This also made it seem as though he was drawing images in space. Calder would also create mobiles and display his art in mobiles.