Calder in Motion at the Whitney

Calder in Motion at the Whitney

An enlightening trip to the Whitney, where,for the first time, I see what Calder had in mind with his mobiles. We’ve only seen them displayed as a still object before. During this exhibit, Calder: Hypermobility, a handler goes around with a stick and jostles them every now and again, so they move.

It’s beautiful.

This was the only fixed sculpture:

Friends on an outing:

And, as a bonus, a few of my favorite Hoppers.

More on the Calder here: Calder Hypermobility.

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