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Nathan Carter

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Calder and his Children   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Martin Boyce, Alexander Calder, Nathan Carter, Abraham Cruzvillegas, Aaron Curry, Kristi Lippire, Jason Meadows, Jason Middlebrook at Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) June 26th, 2010 - October 17th, 2010
Posted 7/19/10
Using tin snips and pliers, Alexander Calder fashioned his mobiles from sheet metal, wire, and bits of junk. After painting the sculptures in bright colors, he hung them from the ceiling where they move slowly in the air. Calder’s work is instantly recognizable, completely approachable, and a treat to the eye. There’s no other artist like him. Everyone loves Calder, but critics underrate him, says Lynne Warren, the long-time Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) curator. Also, she adds, Cald... [more]
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