Alexander Calder
American, 1898-1976
9,630 followers
Alexander Calder
American, 1898-1976
9,630 followers
High auction record
$26m, Christie's, 2014
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
​​Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor,
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
2017
Calder: Hypermobility,
Whitney Museum of American Art
SALON 003: Calder on Paper 1960 - 1976,
Saatchi Gallery

American artist Alexander Calder changed the course of modern art by developing an innovative …

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American artist Alexander Calder changed the course of modern art by developing an innovative method of sculpting, bending, and twisting wire to create three-dimensional “drawings in space.” Resonating with the Futurists and Constructivists, as well as the language of early nonobjective painting, Calder’s mobiles (a …

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