A Place to Be: The Construction of the East Building of the National Gallery of Art

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This film traces in detail the creation of this impressive structure from idea to completion. Various sequences show the participation of artists Henry Moore, Joan MiroĢ, Jean Dubuffet, Robert Motherwell, James Rosati, and Alexander Calder; architects I. M. Pei and Partners; the builders; and Paul Matisse, who engineered and fabricated Calder's mobile.

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