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Calder on Film

November 5 at 3:00
East Building Auditorium

Mobile by Alexander Calder (National Gallery of Art, 1980, 24 minutes) follows Calder’s journey with architect I.M. Pei as they face the challenge of creating the technically complex mobile commissioned for the East Building. Calder’s Circus (Carlos Vilardebó, 1961, 19 minutes) shows Calder acting as ringmaster for the miniature circus he created in Paris.

Alexander Calder, Untitled, 1976, aluminum and steel, National Gallery of Art, Gift of the Collectors Committee, 1977.76.1.

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